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19:18
19:18

Serial Killer Richard Arinaitwe Asks Court to Quash Sentence court of appeal 1 Top story

Asiimwe told a panel of Court of Appeal Justices including Hellen Obura, Ezekiel Muhanguzi and Elizabeth Musoke that the conviction and subsequent sentencing of her client by Justice Rwamisazi was illegal.
18:11
18:11

Judiciary Battles UGX 7 Billion Debt court of appeal 1 3

In 2016 Auditor Generals report, the judiciary had a total amount of 16 billion shillings due for rent out of which 9 billion was paid leaving an outstanding balance of about 7 billion.
17:44
17:44

Court Asks for Written Submissions in Kazinda Appeal Case pius bigirimana 1

Kazinda who has been convicted twice went to the Court of Appeal challenging the sentence and conviction of five years over forgery. He also challenged being convicted for possessing government documents such as security forms and cash withdrawal forms at his home in Bukoto without permission.
16:35
16:35

MPs Appeal Against 11 Decisions in Age Limit Judgment court of appeal 1 2

Four of the judges upheld amendments on the removal of age limitations from the Constitution. They, however, declared that amendments on reinstating presidential term limits and extending the term of office for legislators and local government leaders from five to seven years, were erroneous since they did not go through the right legislation procedure.
08:28
08:28

Lango Chief Petitions Court of Appeal to Block Rival 1

Lango cultural leader has petitioned the Court of Appeal challenging a high court decision that cleared the election of his rival paramount Chief, Eng. Dr. Michael Odongo Okune.
16:00
16:00

Judiciary to Establish Regional Appellant Courts justice owiny-dollo 1

This was disclosed by the Deputy Chief Justice Owiny-Dollo while opening the Court of Appeal criminal session at Fort Portal High Court today. The one-month session in Fort Portal will handle 55 cases and will be presided over by a panel of three judges; Justices Kenneth Kakuru, Fredrick Egonda Ntende and Lady Justice Elizabeth Musoke.
13:03
13:03

Katuntu Wins Election Petition, Retains Bugweri Seat court of appeal 1 2

The Court of Appeal has today upheld the election of Abdul Katuntu as Bugweri County Member of Parliament. The court dismissed a petition by Daniel Ibaale who had prayed for a vote recount due to marginal difference between the two candidates. Katuntu was declared winner of the seat in February last year with 23,596 votes against Ibaales 23,195 votes.
16:40
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Former Kalungu LC V Boss Quits Elective Politics emmanuel musoke 1 Top story

Without substantiating his claim, Musoke said he has realized that Museveni influences every institution including the judiciary despite the fact it pretends to be independent. Musoke contends that he ably proved to court beyond reasonable doubt that the elections were fraudulent and the mischief of Electoral Commission, and wonders why courts of law couldnt declare him winner.
14:21
14:21

Court of Appeal Upholds Ruling to Reinstate Kalungu District Speaker

Justice Kenneth kakuru of the Court of Appeal upheld the previous rulings by Justice Kibuuka Musoke and Justice Margaret Oguli. Justice Kakuru said that Kisekka was not given a fair hearing prior to the Censure, an act that tantamount to denial of justice.
11:49
11:49

Court of Appeal 'Too Busy' To Hear Lukwago Case lukwago impeachment

Deputy Registrar Deo Nizeyimana had in a letter dated September 3 said that the court can’t hear Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago’s appeal now as the justices of the court are busy in a criminal session. The Deputy Spokesperson of the Judiciary Harriet Nassali, however, says it will be heard in the next civil session which starts on October 20.
15:10
15:10

Gov\'t to Appeal Ugx 2.9 Trillion Compensation for Lango War Victims lira high court 2

He therefore ordered government to compensate the 69,457 war victims to help them rebuild their lives and recover from the economic inconveniences inflicted on them during the two decade insurgency.
17:54
17:54

Court Rejects a Fresh Bail Request by City Socialite “Bad Black” bad black appeal

Bad Black had asked court to release her on bail so that she can seek treatment since she was at the risk of contracting breast cancer.
14:21
14:21

Court of Appeal Upholds Kajubi's Life Sentence ritual sacrifice

The Court of Appeal has this morning upheld the life sentence meted out to jailed city businessman Godfrey Kato Kajubi by the High Court two years ago for masterminding the ritual murder sacrifice of a 12-year old boy Joseph Kasirye.
18:17
18:17

Police on High Alert As Luweero Residents Protest MP Nabukenya Loss Of Seat anti-riot police 3 1

Police have been deployed in Luweero town council to block Brenda Nabukenya the former Luweero woman Member of Parliament from staging a rally following a court of appeal ruling that nullified her November 2011 by elections.
11:12
11:12

Lukwago saga: AG Asks Court for Copy Ruling to Appeal. court of appeal

Nyombi through his representative Martin Mwambutsya expressed dissatisfaction with the ruling of Justice Nyanzi that reinstated Erias Lukwago as Kampala Lord Mayor. The ruling was delivered on Thursday; three days after Lukwago was impeached by KCCA councillors.
10:53
10:53

Akankwasa's Wife Denied Bail, Returns To Luzira damian akankwasa

The Court of Appeal has rejected a bail application by the wife of former National Forestry Authority (NFA) Executive Director, Damian Akankwasa. Juliet Katusiime was ordered to return to Luzira Prison, where she is currently serving a three-year jail term for stealing 900 million shillings from her matrimonial home in Naguru.
16:02
16:02

NRM Rebel MPs: The Judiciary is Biased court of appeal 3

While addressing journalists at parliament, the MPs who include Theodore Ssekikubo from Lwemiyaga, Wilfred Niwagaba from Ndorwa East and Barnabas Tinkasiimire from Buyaga West said that the reason they stormed out of the Constitutional Court yesterday is because their fate is already predetermined.
14:24
14:24

Rebel MPs Fail To Convince Court court of appeal

The Court of Appeal has declined to grant permission to the 4 NRM MPs to appeal to the Supreme Court over their impending expulsion from Parliament. MPs Theodore Ssekikubo, Wilfred Nuwagaba, Barnabas Tinkasiimire and Mohammed Nsereko were challenging the jurisdiction of 3 judges to hear and determine a Constitutional application by their party seeking to throw them out of parliament.
15:17
15:17

Two MPs Retain Seats in Parliament court of appeal

Two legislators have today retained their respective seats in Parliament after the Court of Appeal upheld their February 18, 2011 victories that had earlier been overturned by the High Court.
15:55
15:55

Judge Refuses to Disqualify Self from Kabakumba Election Case kabakumba matsiko

Court of Appeal Judge Steven Kavuma has refused to disqualify himself from a three-man panel hearing an election appeal challenging the victory of Bujenje County MP Kabakumba Masiko.
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