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Judicial Enquiry Essential to determine if Justice Laxmikanta Mohapatra did not act a conduit for a Chit Fund Mafia

Subhas Chandra Pattanayak

(With core information from Jayanta Kumar Das)

Had Justice Laxmikanta Mohapatra not acted a conduit for chit fund operator Pradeep Kumar Sethy, he could never have acquired a ‘B’ category plot measuring 4000 sq.ft. 1,732 more words

News

Blatchford: Canadian Bar Association takes aim at Judge Lori Douglas inquiry

The Canadian Judicial Council inquiry into the conduct of Manitoba Associate Chief Justice Lori Douglas was little more than a disgraceful schmozzle.

And the group now saying that, albeit in careful lawyerly language, is none other than the Canadian Bar Association, the national body which represents 37,500 lawyers, law teachers and students across the country. 936 more words

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New Cambodian laws a setback for shaky court system

Cambodia’s notoriously weak judicial system is likely to be set back even further when three laws enshrining executive control pass in the coming days.

Known as the ‘three fundamental laws’, the judiciary laws are constitutionally mandated legislation meant to ensure an independent judicial system. 900 more words

Human Rights

How a corrupt judge continued in Madras high court

PUBLISHED IN THE TIMES OF INDIA

This expose is by Justice Markandey Katju, who was chief justice of Madras high court before becoming a Supreme Court judge. 740 more words

JUSTICE

Judge Margaret Mary Mcviegh Accused of Retaliating Against Whistle Blowing Social Worker - 12 year-old Boy Commits Suicide

THIS STORY HAS LED TO A FEDERAL LAWSUITE – OF COURSE IT IS UNLIKELY THE FEDERAL COURT WILL DO THE RIGHT THING AND PROTECT THE PUBLIC FROM THE NJ FAMILY COURT. 620 more words

Family Court

Judiciary Staff Union directs its members in Federal Courts to Join Strike

The striking Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria, JUSUN, on Thursday directed all its members in federal courts to join the industrial action.

The federal courts include the Supreme Court, Court of Appeal, Federal High Courts and FCT High Courts. 481 more words

L-Imħallef Wenzu Mintoff

Il-ħatra ta’ Wenzu Mintoff bħala Imħallef inevitabilment terġa’ tiftah il-polemika jekk min kien fil-politika għandux ikun ikkunsidrat għal ħatra fil-ġudikatura.

L-argument fil-fehma tiegħi m’għandux ikun l-impenn politiku, passat jew riċenti, imma jekk il-persuna nominat għandiex il-kompetenza biex taqdi d-doveri ta’ ġudikant. 395 more words

Judiciary