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Supreme Court And The Assin North Election Petition: Latest Updates

Please remember to follow this page for more upcoming updates from around the world The Supreme Court of Ghana; in it's last ruling ruled that, Honorable James Gyakye Quayson, the Member Of Parliament for Assin North, can no longer perform Parliamentary duties, and so must restrain himself from attending parliament.

  6 days ago ago
Supreme Court And The Assin North Election Petition: Latest Updates

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You Have Proven To Us That You Are Ignorant Of How E-Levy Operates- Pratt To Judges On E-Levy Case

The managing editor of the Insight Newspaper, Kwesi Pratt Jnr, has taken a swipe at the Supreme Court Justices who presided on the injunction application on the e-levy hearing by the minority. Kwesi Pratt boldly declared that the Supreme Court Justices have publicly shown to Ghanaians that they have less knowledge about the operation of the e-levy.

  18 days ago ago
You Have Proven To Us That You Are Ignorant Of How E-Levy Operates- Pratt To Judges On E-Levy Case

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Let Us Apply The Law Here: Kwaku Azar Teaches Supreme Court Judges On Article 8 Clause 2

I will appeal to all to read and interpret our laws with the understanding that a material variation in terms in the same text suggests a variation in meaning. This idea is so widely accepted that it has been elevated to a canon of interpretation and assigned a fancy name resumption of meaningful variation.

  16 days ago ago
Let Us Apply The Law Here: Kwaku Azar Teaches Supreme Court Judges On Article 8 Clause 2

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Attorney General Feels Untouchable; It Is Unbelievable - Sam Okudzeto Ablakwa

Sam Okudzeto Ablakwa on Good Morning Ghana has expressed his dissatisfaction and dislike of the attorney general's behavior and intercept on cases held in court. Here's what he said: The matter I'm about to discuss requires a lot of circumspection because I am one of the plaintiffs in the matter.

  16 days ago ago
Attorney General Feels Untouchable; It Is Unbelievable - Sam Okudzeto Ablakwa

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The more transactions you do there, the more cases you win - Kelvin Taylor fires the Supreme Court

Still, on the e-levy, Kelvin Taylor voices his opinion on the Supreme Court's reaction when the minority brought the case before him. Here's what he said; Some people have placed fear in people that no one can speak against the decision of the Supreme Court.

  17 days ago ago
The more transactions you do there, the more cases you win - Kelvin Taylor fires the Supreme Court

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Latest On Assin North Election Case: It Is Now The Republic Against James Quayson

The legal battle against the National Democratic Congress's (NDC), Member of Parliament for Assin North, Honorable James Gyakye Quayson, is still on and moving from one stage to another. The case started from the High Court, moved to the Supreme Court of Ghana, and now back to the High Court.

  5 days ago ago
Latest On Assin North Election Case: It Is Now The Republic Against James Quayson

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The Justice Minister And The Judges Are Wrong Not To Defend The Law: Prof Kwaku Azar Teaches Judges

If the Supreme Court says Michael Yeboah has dressed an election petition in the garb of a constitutional issue and so it has no jurisdiction to hear whether J. H. Mensah is disqualified under article 94(1)(b), then it must apply the same rule when Ankomah-Nimfah dresses an election petition in a constitutional batakari seek the disqualification of Gyaki Quayson under article 94(2)(a).

  13 days ago ago
The Justice Minister And The Judges Are Wrong Not To Defend The Law: Prof Kwaku Azar Teaches Judges

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Major Mahama Murder Trial; State Prosecutors Closes Case

State examiners have shut their argument against Fourteeen (14) blamed people who have been accused of the offense of killing the late Major Maxwell Mahama in 2017. Guard legal counselors after the state shut its case shown to the preliminary appointed authority, Justice Mariama Owusu, a Justice of the Supreme Court sitting with extra liability as a High Court judge, that they plan to record a accommodation of no case application under the steady gaze of the court.

  6 days ago ago
Major Mahama Murder Trial; State Prosecutors Closes Case

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Imagine What The Supreme Court Would Have Done To Our Lawyer If They Were Acting Like Godfred Dame

The Member of Parliament for the North Tongu Constituency, Honorable Samuel Okudzato Ablakwa has presented an intelligence analysis about the posturing and behavior of the Lawyer of the State, Godfred Dame, to Ghanaians. This was in reaction to the statements or press briefings that Godfred Dame had with the press after the Supreme Court unanimously gave their rulings against the injunction application by the Minority.

  18 days ago ago
Imagine What The Supreme Court Would Have Done To Our Lawyer If They Were Acting Like Godfred Dame

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They are trying to tell us that they are more sensible than the people they govern - Kwesi Pratt

On Good Morning Ghana, Kwesi Pratt addresses two key issues. One was on the government that claims to hate taxes but loves democracy, and the other was about the Supreme Court. Here's what he said about the government that claims to hate taxes and love democracy:

  11 days ago ago
They are trying to tell us that they are more sensible than the people they govern - Kwesi Pratt

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Okudzeto Laments: We Cannot Allow The Arrogance Of Power And The Perversion Of Justice To Triumph

The Member of Parliament for North Tongu Constituency Honaroble Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has lamented on what he believes to be perversion of justice under the NPP government. He has asserted that, they can't allow the triumph of justice perversion. In a post shared on his official Facebook page on Thursday, 5th May 2022, he wrote;

  18 days ago ago
Okudzeto Laments: We Cannot Allow The Arrogance Of Power And The Perversion Of Justice To Triumph

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SC Decisions Can Be Criticized - Kevin Taylor

The United States-based journalist, Kevin Taylor descends heavily on Ghana's Supreme Court (SC) due to what he has been hearing about the court. Kevin Taylor has been hearing people saying that Ghana's Supreme Court can not be criticized and he claims that is a lie, therefore the supreme court can be criticized because the attorney general, judges, and staff are not perfect.

  16 days ago ago
SC Decisions Can Be Criticized - Kevin Taylor

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Paul Adom Octhere "Exposes" Lawyers Of Minority Over Latest Supreme Court Ruling - Read Details

Please like and share this article. Don't forget to leave a comment below. Please follow me for more updates. The host of Good Evening Ghana on Metro TV, Paul Adom Octhere has boldly exposed the Lawyers of the Minority who represented them in the suit to ask for an injunction on E-levy implementation.

  18 days ago ago
Paul Adom Octhere

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Why Supreme Court in the wake of hearing insight halted FBN Bank, Yaw Boakye legal counselors.

Why Supreme Court in the wake of hearing direction halted FBN Bank, Yaw Boakye attorneys from addressing Graphic columnist to unveil wellspring of data. Emmanuel Ebo Hawkson leaving the Supreme Court working after the case. The Supreme Court felt free to call the columnist, Emmanuel Ebo Hawkson to show up on Thursday

  17 days ago ago
Why Supreme Court in the wake of hearing insight halted FBN Bank, Yaw Boakye legal counselors.

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High Court pursues MPs over twofold compensation

The Supreme Court has requested that all twofold compensation Members of Parliament (MPs) and clergymen ought to be served via subbed administration in the wake of turning administration of the writ of request gave against them. Bono Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kwame Baffoe, otherwise called Abronye DC, documented a suit against the previous priests including Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu, moving the installment of their compensations to them somewhere in the range of 2009 and 2016 when they served as MPs and clergymen or representative pastors.

  13 days ago ago
High Court pursues MPs over twofold compensation

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Despite a legal challenge, the government is free to use E-levy funds — Godfred Dame

Despite a case now before the Supreme Court contesting the legitimacy of the tax measure, Attorney-General and Minister of Justice Godfred Yeboah Dame has stated that the government will spend the cash generated by the E-levy. He stated that because the Court made no ruling on whether or not the monies should be given, the government is free to spend the money anyway it sees fit.

  17 days ago ago
Despite a legal challenge, the government is free to use E-levy funds — Godfred Dame

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Despite a constitutional challenge, the government is free to use E-levy funds — Godfred Dame

Despite a case now before the Supreme Court contesting the legitimacy of the tax measure, Attorney-General and Minister of Justice Godfred Yeboah Dame has stated that the government will spend the cash generated by the E-levy. He stated that because the Court made no ruling on whether or not the monies should be given, the government is free to spend the money anyway it sees fit.

  17 days ago ago
Despite a constitutional challenge, the government is free to use E-levy funds — Godfred Dame

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Today, GRA to discuss challenges related to the implementation of the E-Levy.

Minority suit to halt implementation is dismissed by the Supreme Court regarding the E-levy implemented as of May 1st. Deductions made will be refunded by the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA). The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) is anticipated to answer queries from stakeholders about the Electronic Transfer Levy's implementation.

  18 days ago ago
Today, GRA to discuss challenges related to the implementation of the E-Levy.

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The petition of Gyakye Quayson has been postponed until May 17.

The review application, which asked the Supreme Court to reconsider its ruling barring him from performing his duties as a Member of Parliament, has been deferred. The Supreme Court, in a 5-2 majority decision on Wednesday, April 13, barred Mr. Quayson from running for Assin North MP, stating that it had a responsibility to defend the constitution's purity.

  13 days ago ago
The petition of Gyakye Quayson has been postponed until May 17.

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1992 Constitution needs ‘significant reforms’ – Supreme Court judge

Gabriel Pwamang JSC of the Supreme Court has asked for a review of the country's 1992 Constitution. He believes it needs "major adjustments" after 30 years of operation. He claims that the only way to accomplish this is through the constitution's chapter 25 amendment mechanism.

  13 days ago ago
1992 Constitution needs ‘significant reforms’ – Supreme Court judge