Tag: Acting Chief Justice

Case against GECOM to resume at 13:30

Case against GECOM to resume at 13:30

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 7, 2020

–Elections can only be challenged once it is completed- Neil Boston DPI, Guyana, Saturday, March 7, 2020 The case filed ... Read More

High court rules House-to-House Registration legal, constitutional

High court rules House-to-House Registration legal, constitutional

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- August 14, 2019

─ shuts down fixed date application  ─ “language of CCJ could not be clearer”- Chief Justice  orders applicant to pay ... Read More

GECOM’s House-to-House Registration legal – Chief Justice rules

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- August 14, 2019

— CJ upholds CCJ ruling that 'court cannot set a date for elections’ — CCJ did not specify date for ... Read More

GECOM CEO had authority to act out of necessity – Lawyer argues

GECOM CEO had authority to act out of necessity – Lawyer argues

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- August 2, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Friday, August 2, 2019 In the absence of a chairman of the elections body, Chief Elections Officer (CEO) ... Read More

Decision Friday

Decision Friday

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 21, 2019

― Justice Yonette Cummings Edwards to hand down ruling on Friday March 22 DPI, Guyana, Thursday, March 21, 2019 Chancellor ... Read More

AG Williams argues that Chief Justice isolated Articles of Constitution in Jan. 31 ruling

AG Williams argues that Chief Justice isolated Articles of Constitution in Jan. 31 ruling

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 12, 2019

─ maintains Cabinet cannot resign as it remains one of the three supreme Organs of Democracy ─ cannot leave the ... Read More

“Administration still stands” on Chief Justice’s ruling – Min. Ramjattan

“Administration still stands” on Chief Justice’s ruling – Min. Ramjattan

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 31, 2019

─ court processes have not been exhausted - Min. Bulkan DPI, Guyana, Thursday, January 31, 2019 Notwithstanding the ruling of ... Read More

Govt to appeal acting Chief Justice’s ruling on Dec. 21 vote

Govt to appeal acting Chief Justice’s ruling on Dec. 21 vote

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 31, 2019

─ "Nothing is over until the CCJ makes the final determination” - AG Williams DPI, Guyana, Thursday, January 31, 2019 ... Read More

Charandass was duty bound to vote for the list from which his name was extracted – SC Neil Boston

Charandass was duty bound to vote for the list from which his name was extracted – SC Neil Boston

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 24, 2019

−Says there’s no such thing as ‘conscience vote’ DPI, Guyana, Thursday, January 24, 2018 Oral arguments on the Compton Reid ... Read More

Social Protection Ministry beefs up fight against sexual, domestic violence

Social Protection Ministry beefs up fight against sexual, domestic violence

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 1, 2017

GUYANA, GINA, Thursday, June 01, 2017 The Ministry of Social Protection’s Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Policy Unit today, began ... Read More

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