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08:47
08:47

Court of Appeal Upholds 38-Year Jail Term for Murder Convict Abel Ariho

In their judgment, the Court of Appeal Justices Muzamiru Mutangula Kibeedi, Christopher Gashirabake, and Eva Luswata explained that Ariho's submissions revolved around the insufficiency of circumstantial evidence.
18:30
18:30

Hearing of 50 Criminal Appeals Start at Mbarara High Court Court of Appeal 4 1

The cause list has 16 murder cases, 21 aggravated defilement cases, five aggravated robberies, and 7 cases of rape and attempted murder, Theft and forgery with one each.
16:18
16:18

Court Sets Aside Decision Nullifying Bukomansimbi North MP Victory Court of Appeal 2 1 Top story

In their ruling read by the Court of Appeal Registrar, Lillian Bucyana, the court of appeal judges faulted the High court for entertaining Katushabe’s petition on grounds that it was filed late. They argued that Katushabe should have filed a complaint with the Electoral Commission during the nomination process.
11:00
11:00

Masaba Asks Court to Cancel Results from Makosi Polling Station Election Appeal 1 1

During the January 14th, 2021 polls Masaba polled 9415 votes against 9854 votes garnered by his rival, Seth Kizangi Massa Wambede. Masaba lost with a margin of 954 votes. He petitioned Mbale High court accusing Masaba of falsifying the results from Makosi Trading Center polling station in Bukonde and ballot stuffing.polling station.
19:33
19:33

Lamwo District Woman MP Election Petitioner Requests to Submit Additional Evidence Election Petitions 2 1

Last year in September, Gulu High Court dismissed the election petition filed by Molly Lanyero, an NRM party candidate who was the incumbent at the time of the election, on grounds of lack of sufficient evidence. However, Lanyero went ahead to challenge the decision in the Court of Appeal against the ruling by Gulu High Court.
20:05
20:05

Hearing of 36 Criminal Appeals Starts at Mbarara High Court Court of Appeal 4 1

The criminal appeals session is set to last five days from 13th to 17th December 2021 at Mbarara High Court Circuit, this is being done using Technology with the appellants not appearing physically in Court but on Zoom.
15:21
15:21

David Abala Appeals Against Ngora Election Petition Ruling Court of Appeal 2

Abala says that Justice Okuo erred in law and fact when she held that the wrongful declaration of Achayo did not affect the result of the election in a substantial manner and that she misdirected herself of the law of the Illiterate’s Protection Act Cap. 78, thereby arriving at an erroneous decision where she expunged 23 affidavits filed by Abala.
09:27
09:27

Kiruhura Murders: Court of Appeal Sets One Convict Free, Reduces Sentence For the Other 1 Top story

The two were handed 85 years in jail in 2015 by Justice Lameck Mukasa who found them guilty for the murder of Karuhanga, Bernard Ntwirenabo, Naboth Turyahabwe, Kenneth Timuzigu, Eldard Tumwine and Alex Turyamureeba.
07:26
07:26

High Court Dismisses Petition Seeking to Block Nomination of Lwengo Woman MP Court of Appeal 2

In her ruling, Justice Nakintu, concurred with Namujju’s defence team, saying the controversy on the names of Namujju's academci documents was determined in a case filed by Nkonge’s supporter, Paul Sserwanga before Masaka High Court in 2016 and later the Court of Appeal where it was dismissed.
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