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Justice Remmy Kasule Retires From Judicial Service After 17-Years judiciary 1

Chief Registrar Sarah Langa announced Justice Kasule’s retirement in a memo to the judges of the Supreme Court, the Court of Appeal, the High Court, registrars and magistrates. She said that Justice Kasule successfully completed his contract as justice of Appeal and the Constitutional Court on July 22 this year.
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No Case File Was Stolen from Nabweru Court- Judiciary Solomon Muyita 2 1

Solomon Muyita, the judiciary spokesperson, says that investigators have since discovered that no file is missing.Muyita notes that the judiciary is now waiting for the police's report to understand what could have happened and who raided the court.
12:43
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Judiciary Transfers 11 Judicial Officers 1

Among those transferred is Fred Waninda, the acting Registrar of the Commercial Court in Charge of Planning, Performance and Development who was recently accused of assaulting a journalist attached to Smart 24 Television.
07:29
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Judiciary Boosts Internet Connection at Kitgum Magistrate Court 2 2

Hussein Nasulu Ntalo, the Kitgum Chief Magistrate says that the move by the Judiciary to boost internet connection will greatly improve on their work.
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Judiciary Resuscitates Local Council Courts 4 1

John Baptist Male, the LCI Chairperson of Namaliga East zone in Bombo Town Council says that it’s difficult to preside over a case without single coin yet the session takes time. He adds that they are also demoralized because higher courts always nullify their judgements.
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Opposition legislators to Judiciary: Dispose Of Our Cases court 1 1

The Mukono Municipality MP, Betty Nambooze noted that several opposition leaders are targeted and charged with pending offences or old matters.
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Court Registrar Under Investigations for Assaulting Journalists judiciary 1 Top story

On Wednesday last week, Waninda was caught on camera slapping a journalist working with Smart 24 television recording him after appearing before the Commercial Court to respond to against charges of landing grabbing.
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Judiciary Registers Improvement in Disposal of Cases case backlog 3 1

According to the statics, the Supreme Court disposed of 112 cases including 51 cases that were brought forward from the previous years and 153 cases registered the same year. Supreme Court Judge, Stella Arach Amoko presented the report.
12:10
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Chief Justice to Gov't: Plug Gaps in Land Laws, Policies land evictions 3 1

According to Justice Katureebe, the existing laws and policies have gaps in as far as resolving land matters are concerned. This isnt the first time; the chief justice is raising this matter.
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SBGV Court Session Starts in Masaka masaka high court 3 1

During the launch of the sessions at the Masaka High Court, Justice Winfred Nabisinde the Masaka resident judge said that out of the 50 cases that will be handled 43 are SGBV cases.
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Buvuma Police Decry High Number of Suspects judiciary 1 4

Wabutwa says the cells at Buvuma Central Police station have a capacity of 20 suspects, but they end up with more than its capacity since they have to wait until Thursday to arraign them in court.
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Stop Intimidating the Judiciary – Wako Wambuzi 3 1

In his keynote address at the inaugural Benedicto Kiwanuka Memorial Lecture, Justice Wambuzi pointed out several incidences through which the mandate of the judiciary has been abused by politicians and government institutions over the years.
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Chief Justice Roots for Small Claims Procedure judiciary 1 2

Lillian Buchana the Court Registrar in Charge of SCP says that last year, more than 3,000 cases were solved under the small claims procedure. She says that plans are underway to extend the programme to all parts of the country.
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Judges Review Rulings on Sexual Gender Based Violence judiciary 2 2

A 2017 report by the United Nations on different forms of violence against women over a 12 month period indicated that lifetime physical and sexual intimate Partner Violence stands at 30 while child marriages stood at 40.
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Lawyers Accuse Judiciary of Condoning Torture updf 4

The lawyers under their group, Network of Public Interest Lawyers says the courts of law are not ensuring justice and have resorted to hearing cases of suspects with torture marks instead of taking them to hospital.
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Execution, Bailiffs Court Relocates to Crusader House judiciary 1

EBD was established by an administrative circular issued by the Principle Judge to handle executions of High Court and Magistrates Courts within Kampala. The Division has three judges who are led by Duncan Gaswaga.
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Judiciary Troubled over Increasing Cases of Murder, Rape justice owiny dolo 3 1

Justice Dollo says that the case, often against minors, constitute a bigger percentage of criminal cases handled by courts of law across the country, yet studies have established that the biggest percentage of cases remain unreported.
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Principal Judge to Prisoners: Embrace Plea Bargain Program uganda prisons 1 2

Wilson Obote, an inmate who spoke on behalf of the prisoners said called upon the judiciary to look into matters of people whose cases are just fabricated, even some who are in Prison being accused of crimes committee outside. He also said the judiciary should look at cases where prisoners or suspects are tortured by Police as they seek to get information.
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MPs Pass Motion to Increase Number of Judges judiciary 3 1

Parliament on Wednesday passed a motion to increase the number of High Court judges from 49 to 82 in a move aimed at covering the gap in the judiciary.
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DFID Gives Judiciary UGX 1.8B for Corruption Fight 1

SUGAR is a five year technical advisory facility that provides government technical support to increase the risky for public officials involved in corruption
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