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Court Dismisses Jailed MPs Application for Consolidation of Murder, Terrorism Files 2 1

Lady Justice Alice Komuhangi Khauka on Wednesday dismissed the application on grounds that consolidation of criminal cases is alien and doesn't exist in the procedure of criminal matters and laws in Uganda, save for civil matters.
12:55
12:55

Fort Portal City Council Wants Payment of Former Councilors Expedited 2 2

In 2021 councilors of the then Fort Portal Municipality sued Fort Portal City and the Attorney General for non-payment of their sitting allowances citing breach of contract. In their petition, the councilors said they were elected in 2016 for a five-year term which was to expire in May 2021.
09:08
09:08

West Nile Residents Petition Principal Judge Over Slow Handling of Land Cases 3 1

Justice Flavian Zeija admitted the problems but noted that the challenge has been due to the few numbers of judicial officers. He however says the judiciary is currently addressing the challenge which will go a long way in addressing cases of back lock.
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17:31

UPDF Soldier Sentenced to Two Years for Attempting to Rob Indian National attempted robbery 1

However Mugabe said he has considered also the time Isoke has spent on remand and considered two months in mitigation and found that effective today, he should serve a sentence of four months and 23 days in jail.
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DPP Opposes Bail for Suspects in Kidney Harvest Case Joseph Kyomuhendo 2 2

Alaka has argued that the Uganda Constitution which is the Supreme law of the land provides for bail at any stage of the case and restoration of a person's right to fair hearing and personal liberty.
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10:53

Sipapa Fails to Pay Lawyers' Fees Shamirah Nakiyemba 1

Lawyers representing Charles Olimu aka Sipapa together with his wife Shamirah Nakiyemba on charges of aggravated robbery have withdrawn alleging failure by their client to pay legal fees.
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16:51

Court Dismisses Jailed MPs Bid to be Part of Prosecution Witness Protection Application Muhammad Ssegirinya 2 2

In the application, the prosecutors prayed to have delayed disclosure of the identities of those witnesses, limiting the number of people to access the information and keeping the log of persons handling information related to those witnesses.
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15:52

Investigator Asks Court Martial to Reject Bail for NUP Supporters 2 1

Mubehamwe relied on an affidavit sworn by the the Investigator Musinguzi who told Court that the applicants have capacity to interfere with state witnesses as well as investigations.
14:27
14:27

Mabirizi Wants Bigirimana to Apologize to Justice Kisaakye

In an affidavit to support the application, Mabirizi contends that Bigirimana’s actions among others interfere with the judiciary which must be independent.
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15:10

Suspects Accused of Offensive Communication Against Speaker Ask DPP to Drop Charges 1

The suspects say that it is unfortunate that they were arrested and arraigned in Court despite a lack of sufficient evidence to warrant the Prosecution and this has reportedly been manifested in court.
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11:44

Lawyers Disagree With Museveni on Judiciary’s Independence Stanley Okecho 3 1

According to the lawyers, the judiciary’s independence should not be questioned or subject to the amendment because it is provided for under the constitution.
09:28
09:28

Supreme Court Operating in Shifts 2 2

The report shows between May 12th and July 12th, 2022 the Supreme Court conducted a pretrial hearing of 89 criminal appeals, and also in the same month it heard one civil matter.
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14:46

Escape of Suspects: Police Officers Pardoned 1 1

Fred Mark Chesang, the Sipi Region Police Spokesperson, says that the officers pleaded guilty to the charges and were pardoned by the police disciplinary tribunal in Kween district.
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14:09

Judiciary Yet to Allocate Election Petitions to Judges for Fresh Hearing 2 1

The Judiciary Public Relations Officer Jamson Karemani, says that the process is being handled by the Principal Judge Dr. Flavian Zeija together with the Registrar of the High Court.
14:47
14:47

Kioga North MP James Olobo Convicted of Assault 1 2

The judgement was based on a case filed by Soroti-based businesswoman, Hellen Rose Abeso alleging that she was attacked by the legislator while in her shop in Soroti town in October 2018. Abeso said she sustained multiple injuries and lost 25 million Shillings during the scuffle.
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12:46

Court Rules Former Uganda Airlines CEO Has Case to Answer 1 1

The Magistrate Muhumuza said that the testimonies contained serious allegations that required Muleya to defend himself.
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08:55

Small Claims Procedure Recovers UGX 328 million in Masaka 1 1

The money was recovered from 11,675 small claims disputes that were disposed of by the magistrates attached to the Masaka circuit through a more simplified and speedy process that does not subject parties to the long litigation route.
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19:29

Priest Calls for Canonization of Benedicto Kiwanuka 3 1

Monsignor Prof. Lawrence Ssemusu describes Kiwanuka as a double martyr, of the catholic faith and of justice. He calls Kiwanuka a prisoner trapped by truth and justice who sacrificed his own life for the principles he held so dear.
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18:50

Two Lira District Officials Remanded Over Fraudulent Sale of Gov’t Land Abuse of office 1

Court heard that the two together with the District staff surveyor, Francis Opio who is at large, between February and August 2019 at Lira while surveying government land left out part of the land which they allocated to individuals including their relative Rebecca Atoo.
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Muhammad Kirumira Was Trailed for Three Days- State Witness 1 3

It is alleged that Abubaker Karungi and Hamuza Mwebe with malice aforethought unlawfully caused the death of Kirumira and Resty Mbabazi by shooting them along Bulenga town on Mityana.
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