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19:59
19:59

Uganda Law Society Cleared to Conduct Online AGM ULS 1 2

The permission follows a successful application by the Uganda Law Society-ULS which was supported by an affidavit by its current president Pheona Nabasa Wall, who told the court that the ULS Act requires them to conduct an AGM annually as soon as convenient, after December 31.
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16:53

Gov't Petitioned to Declare Advocates as Essential Workers Uganda Law Society 1 2

Elubu’s order came at the time when lawyers had spent about two months under the first lockdown imposed in March 2020 and they had no capacity to travel to various places in the country since they had equally not been declared essential by the President for them to move without restrictions.
11:32
11:32

Uganda Law Society Petitions Gov't to Clear Movement for Lawyers Pheona Wall Nabasa 1 2

On May 8th 2020, High Court Civil Division Judge Michael Elubu directed that government provides detailed mechanisms to ensure that all lawyers access their clients.
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Museveni Suit Against Monitor Opens Debate On President’s Immunity Caleb Alaka 1 3 Top story

The question at the center of the debate is whether a sitting President who is protected from being sued can on the other hand sue under the same constitution that granted him immunity. Article 98 clause 4 of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda gives immunity to a sitting President not to be subjected to any court proceedings except in presidential election petitions.
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17:57

Kadaga Upset by Delayed Appointment of Human Rights Commission Chairperson Uganda Law Society 1 6

Since the previous chairperson of Uganda Human Rights Commission Medi Kaggwa passed away in November last year, no replacement has been appointed, even as the Speaker of Parliament has reminded the president several times
21:32
21:32

Uganda Law Society Seeks Permission to Conduct Virtual Elections 1 1

Uganda Law Society President Simon Peter Kinobe contends that the current restrictions put in place by the government made it impossible for the lawyers to conduct their Annual General Meeting, through which they also elect new leaders.
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ULS Puzzled on How to Select 30 Lawyers Uganda Law Society 1 1

According to Kinobe, there are more than 3000 lawyers and 900 Law firms in Kampala alone, saying they still don't know how to implement the President's directive.
19:15
19:15

Judges Asked to Avoid Unnecessary Case Adjournments Uganda Law Society 2 2

According to Kinobe some judicial officers unconsciously set the same dates for hearing a number of cases which leads to unnecessary adjournments and case backlog.
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