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09:21
09:21

Chief Justice Proposes Deployment of Clerks Based on Language Abilities 5 3

Owiny-Dollo observes that the deployment of judicial staff who speak different languages affects the dispensation of justice.
19:46
19:46

Owiny-Dollo Urges Judicial Officers Against Partisan Clothes Richard Buteera 2 2 Top story

One of the newly appointed judicial officers turned up at the swearing ceremony wearing a yellow necktie.
15:03
15:03

Judicial Service Commission Asked To Expedite Hearing of Complaints 3 2

This Asiimwe said that once it's done, it will also help the judicial officers implicated in disciplinary cases to know their fate on time saying that they cannot really settle and preside over the cases brought by the people before them properly when those officers know they have pending matters also against them in the Commission.
17:19
17:19

JSC Appoints Nine Judicial Officers in Acting Capacity 1

According to the Chairperson of the Commission, Justice Benjamin Kabiito, the recruitment is in line with the Presidential Directive to the Cabinet 2021-2026 for more Judicial Officers to be appointed so as to improve access to justice for the people and create a conducive work environment for investors.
21:32
21:32

Chief Justice Asks New Magistrates to Respect Litigants 2 2

On his part, the Deputy Chief Justice Richard Buteera who has equally witnessed the administration of oaths, has warned the Magistrates against poor writing of judgments and late delivery of their decisions which he says is one of the noticeable vices in the Judiciary.
11:31
11:31

Justice Ssekaana Warns Lawyer Mabirizi over Withdrawal of Cases Musa Ssekaana 2 1

In his letter dated June 10 2021, Ssekaana notes that Mabirizi filed a case against the Attorney General and the same was brought to his attention by the Deputy Registrar of the court out of concern that it was the third similar matter filed by him in a space of two weeks.
18:50
18:50

Drama as Justice Baguma Forwards Mabirizi's Case File to Ssekaana Musa Ssekaana 2 1

Justice Emmanuel Baguma, the Deputy head of Civil Division said he didn't see any reason for withdrawing those cases and there were no minutes from Ssekaana to show why the matters were withdrawn.
16:31
16:31

Lawyer Mabirizi Asks Court to Halt Recruitment Process of Judicial Officers Maria Nabulya 2 1

Mabirizi in documents filed before the Civil Division wants an injunction restraining the Commission from proceeding with the process undertaken and decisions it has reached in shortlisting, interviewing, appointing and recommending to the President for appointment of applicants for Judicial Officers.
08:25
08:25

Legal Brains Trust Petitions Supreme Court Not to Hear Gov't Application in Kasango Case DPP 2

The Government is seeking to stay the implementation of a recent Constitutional Court orders to the effect that a serving Judge should retire before being appointed to a new job in the executive arm of government or constitutional office.
15:16
15:16

Judicial Service Commission Probes Alleged Misconduct by Chief Justice Owiny-Dollo 2

Mabirizi said that having served as a personal lawyer to President Yoweri Museveni, he did not qualify to head a panel that was constituted to hear a presidential election petition filed by Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, challenging the outcome of the January 14, polls.
08:41
08:41

Judicial Service Commission Appoints 15 Chief Magistrates Robert Mukanza 1

In her statement issued on Saturday, Langa Siu, says “the latest appointments are mostly intended to address staffing gaps in the magisterial areas especially in view of the anticipated election-related petitions with strict timelines.”
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