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15:06
15:06

All Applications Challenging UCC's Suspending 39 Journalists Handed to One Judge Godfrey Mutabazi 2 1

The directive by Mutabazi was challenged in the Courts of law by seven applicants who in total filed four separate applications against Mutabazi as individual, UCC and the Attorney General.
13:25
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Court Quashes MP Komakech's Dismissal From Parliament Ondonga Otto 2 2

Komakech argued that prior to joining the elections, he tendered his resignation to the Executive Director of Butabika because she was the very person who gave him his appointment letter.
11:33
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Cytotechnology Graduates Petition Court After Exclusion from Bachelor of Medicine Candidates Makerere University 2 1

The applicants further want a declaration that the action of failure to entertain their appeal is unlawful, high-handed, unjust, irrational and a violation of a fair hearing and fair administrative treatment protected in the constitution.
14:26
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Security Minister Muhwezi Denies Bribing Mourners to Vote Him Court of Appeal 2 1

Muhwezi was today appearing before a panel of three Court of Appeal Justices comprised of Cheborion Barishaki, Stephen Musota and Christopher Gashirabake for hearing of an election appeal filed against him.
17:55
17:55

Court Throws Out Mukesh's Appeal Against Ssenyonyi's Victory Joel Ssenyonyi 2 1

When the matter came up for hearing on Monday, the Justices led by Kiryabwire noted that despite the fact Mukesh's petition was dismissed by the High Court in October 2021 he submitted the record of appeal last week that was not even signed.
15:21
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Aruu South MP Komakech Asks Court to Overturn His Dismissal from Parliament 2 1

The court held that Komakech had wrongly addressed his resignation to the Executive Director of Butabika Hospital instead of the Permanent Secretary Health Service Commission since he was a pensionable public servant as provided for in the Public Standing orders.
15:59
15:59

15 Judges to Handle Election Appeals 2 2

The appeals arise from the 2021 Parliamentary and Local Council elections where 155 election petitions were filed in various High Court circuits.
14:16
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Mabirizi Loses Application to Block Arrest 1 Top story

When the matter came up for hearing on Monday, State Attorney, Hillary Nathan Ebila asked the Court to dismiss it on grounds that it was an abuse of the court. He explained that a similar matter was already decided by the Court of Appeal Justices Christopher Izama Madrama who dismissed it for having been overtaken by events.
13:53
13:53

Former Tororo North MP Nyakecho Appeals Against Election Ruling ekanya geoffrey 1

Nyakecho through her lawyers of Okello Oryem and Company Advocates has now filed an appeal before the Court of Appeal in Kampala saying that the trial judge erred in law and fact when he allowed the Electoral Commission to introduce a new matter.
13:57
13:57

Former Jinja City Mayoral Contestant Appeals Against Election Ruling 1

Musisi has filed an election appeal in the Court of Appeal in Kampala raising ten grounds to challenge Murangira's judgement and orders.
16:57
16:57

Soroti City MP Appeals Against Election Petition Ruling 1

Last week, Soroti High Court Judge Anne Mugenyi nullified the election of Attan on grounds that his election was conducted in the non-existent wards of Aloet and Opiyai.
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Lawyers Petition Court over Blogger Lumbuye's Detention Turkey 2 2

Lumbuye, who until recently has been residing in Turkey, was reportedly arrested on August 4, 2021, and, according to the evidence submitted before the court, was deported by Turkish authorities, working closely with the government of Uganda.
16:16
16:16

Lawyer Petitions Court to Release 74 NUP Supporters Anthony Wameli 1 2

Turyamusiima now states that the 74 people have been on remand for a period exceeding 120 days that is 210, equivalent to seven months which amounts to unreasonable detention.
14:34
14:34

COVIDEX Inventor Asks Court to Dismiss Case COVIDEX Prices 1

Through his lawyers , Ogwang says that Covidex drug cant be stopped as it's a life saving drug unless the applicants want Ugandans to continue dying of the deadly virus.
16:30
16:30

DPP Opposes Bail for Katumba Wamala Shooting Suspect Anthony Wameli 1

Through his lawyers of Wameli and Company Advocates, Nyanzi told the court in his application that he is the sole breadwinner of ten children and that he has substantial sureties.
15:20
15:20

IUIU Lecturers Lose Application to Block New Appointments 2 Top story

In his ruling, Civil Division High Court Judge Phillip Odoki dismissed the application on grounds that the applicants did not adduce any evidence to prove that if court rejects their plea for interim orders they would suffer any loss, which cannot be atoned for by an award of damages.
12:50
12:50

Court Orders Urgent Hearing of Katumba Wamala Shooting Case Harunah Kayondo 1 2

Civil Division Judge Phillip Odoki has issued the order saying that if the application seeking to have the suspects produced in court is not heard urgently, there is a likelihood of continuous infringement of the suspects' constitutional right to liberty since they have been in detention for more than 48 hours.
17:05
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Mabirizi Challenges Appointment of Generals Katumba, Muhoozi as Ministers Katumba Wamala 2 1

Mabirizi has also moved to seek a certificate of urgency such that the case can be heard and determined expeditiously since the hearing of cases was suspended by the Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny-Dollo due to Covid-19.
08:18
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Bobi Wine Bodyguard Eddie Mutwe's Compensation Case Pushed to September Arua treason case 2 1

Eddie Mutwe was later given bail after spending some months on remand and was later re-arrested recently on December 30th 2020 from Kalangala District on allegations of illegal possession of ammunition and he has since then been in jail at Kitalya Government's Prison.
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12:44

Court Orders Security Forces off Kyagulanyi's Home Bobi Wine 2 2

According to the Judge, due process here means that if Kyagulanyi had any offense that he had committed, he should have been arrested, taken to police and produced to any Magistrates Court to be charged which has not been the case here.
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