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12:14
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Court Dismisses Interim Application Seeking to Include Prisoners In Voting Process sarah langa 1 Top story

The Deputy Registrar of the High Court Civil Division, Sarah Langa dismissed the application this morning on grounds that the applicant, Steven Kalali ought not to use the application as a short cut to justice for his delayed suit pending judgment, which is illegal.
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Prophet Mbonye Followers Sue Police zoe ministries 1 2

The followers Simon Ssenyonga and Amos Musheija filed their suit in the Civil Division of High Court against the Director Criminal Investigations Department, AIGP Grace Akullo, Commissioner of Police Henry Mugumya and the Attorney General.
12:11
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Kabale Central Market Traders Demand UGX 907M Compensation 5 1

Last week Kabale Municipal council lost a contempt of court case in a suit that had been filed in August, by the Association led by their chairperson, Simon Mashemererwa.
19:53
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Mak Gold Scam Suspects Acquitted City Hall Court 3

Court in its ruling on Thursday noted that the charges brought against the accused had glaring gaps, inconsistent and full of contradictions.
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Court Rejects EC's Request in Prisoners Voting Case Steven Kalali 1

Langa has explained that the matter before her was interim application for injunction and seeks to restore fundamental inherent human rights which doesn't fall in the ambit of section 15 of the electoral commission’s Act which the commission had relied on to seek dismissal.
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Former Uganda’s Deputy US Ambassador Files For Divorce wife battering 2

Ogwang, who now works as a Foreign Service Officer in the Diaspora Department in the Foreign Affairs Ministry, was married to Otengo for 7 years until their marriage collapsed in 2018.
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Court Issues Criminal Summons to Bobi Wine’s Co Accused OTT 3

The two did not show up in court prompting the State Prosecutor Barbra Kyomugisha to ask court to issue the summons on grounds that their absence has delayed the case.
15:53
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FPU Commander Calls for Establishment of Special Court for Fishery Issues member 1

Akandwanaho notes that cases of illegal fishing practices have increased and over 2500 illegal boats commonly referred to as “bao tatu” and 800 beach seines have been impounded in the past seven months.
14:32
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Constitutional Court Justices to Besigye-Seek Remedy in Your Court Attorney General 1 Top story

The judges note that since Besigye argues that there is no validly elected government, it implies that there are no legally constituted courts of law and therefore they can’t grant him the remedies he is seeking.
07:59
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Chief Justice Fills Positions Left By Elevated Judicial Officers 1 Top story

In the Same Development, Katureebe has also appointed former Buganda Road Court Chief Magistrate Jameson Karemani as the Judiciary’s Public Relations Officer. Karemani will be replacing Vincent Emmy Mugabo who was also appointed a High Court Judge.
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Mbabazi's Former Body Guard Pleads Guilty to Obstructing Police Christopher Aine 2 Top story

Court heard that Aine and five others wile on Kampala Road on November, 27th, 2019 willfully and unlawfully obstructed police officers who were regulating traffic flow. Aine and Byansi, who appeared calm, pleaded guilty to the charges of obstructing police officers on duty.
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ICC Mourns Death of LRA Victim's Legal Officer 1

“Ms Adong – a prominent Ugandan lawyer – was part of the Office’s team representing victims. In that capacity she greatly contributed to have the voices of victims heard and their views and concerns presented before the ICC,” Massidda said in a statement.
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EC Asks Court to Dismiss Petition Seeking to Include Prisoners In Voting Process hamid lugolobi 1 Top story

Kalali argues that ever since the inception of the Constitution in 1995, Uganda has had five general elections five excluding citizens in the diaspora and prison inmates.
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Kanyamunyu Trial Pushed to Next Year kenneth akena shot 2

Justice Mubiru told the accused persons that he will be hearing the case from 8th to 10th January 2020. The same court also has appointed two court assessors Juliet Kasengwa and Simon Mateeka.
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Another Suspended Mak Student Acquitted 1

In its ruling His Worship Precious Ngabirano –led Students Disciplinary Committee said there was no substance in the evidence adduced to warrant a student’s suspension in the first place.
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Makerere Law Don Steps Down from Kamunyu Case Makerere University 1

In her submission to the tribunal on Tuesday at Makerere University Council Room, counsel Kabinga said Professor Mayambala has a conflict of interest in the case.
07:15
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Court Martial Remands 11 For Murdering Police Officer Fred Chemonges 1 Top story

Prosecution told court that while at Namwasi village along Mbale Nabumali Road in Mbale District on May 16th, 2019, the accused person with malice aforethought unlawfully caused the death of Detective Sergeant, Fred Chemonges.
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LRA Victim's Lawyer Dies in Gulu Hotel Room Hospital Lacor 1 Top story

A case of her sudden passing was reported at Gulu Central Police Station – CPS on Tuesday by the Hotel manager, Justine Okello.
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Gov't Gets Extra Two Months To Conclude Consultations On Administration of Judiciary Bill 1 5 Top story

Oulanyah made the decision after Deputy Attorney General, Mwesigwa Rukutana asked for additional two months to conclude consultations on a few "sticky issues" in the Bill.
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Lawyer Seeks Interim Injunction Against EC Over Exclusion of Prisoners, Ugandans in Diaspora Steven Kalali 1 Top story

Section 19 of the Electoral Commission Act states that any person who is a citizen of Uganda and is above 18 years shall apply to be registered as a voter in a parish or where he or she resides in as far as the Constitution is concerned. The law is silent on Ugandans in the diaspora and those in prison
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