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    Khaleda’s release: seeking court’s opinion not mandatory, says AG

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam has said seeking the court’s opinion to suspend jail sentence of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and release her from jail is not mandatory for the government.

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    AG for action against pro-BNP lawyers over courtroom chaos

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam urges the chief justice to take action against the pro-BNP lawyers who made chaos in the courtroom forcing the Appellate Division judges to leave the room.

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    Deputy, asst AGs appointed before 2017 asked to resign

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam instructs the deputy attorney generals and assistant attorney generals who were appointed before 2017 to resign from their offices.

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    Life term means jail until natural death: AG

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam tells the Supreme Court that life imprisonment means jail sentence until the natural death of the convict as per the relevant provisions of the Penal Code.

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    Sultan Mansur's JS membership remains valid: AG

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam says the parliamentary membership of Sultan Mansur will not be cancelled as he neither resigned from the party nor voted against the party.

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    'Judiciary has seen degradation'

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam yesterday said he still stands by his statement that “judiciary has seen degradation”.

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    Bringing Tarique back not difficult: AG

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam yesterday said it will not be difficult for the government to bring Tarique Rahman, BNP's senior vice chairman who is a convict in the August 21 grenade attack cases, back to the country.

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    Sinha's remarks about judiciary unacceptable: AG

    The unseemly remarks on the apex court's judges made by former Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha in his recently published autobiography have damaged the image of the judiciary, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam said yesterday, terming Sinha's comments “unacceptable”.

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    AG gets death threat again

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam once again receives death threat allegedly for his role in the trials of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in different cases.

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    Quick hearing of Khaleda’s appeal: AG

    Quick steps will be taken for hearing Khaleda Zia’s appeal against her conviction in Zia Orphanage Trust graft case, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam says.

  • Bar Council election May 14

    The election to Bangladesh Bar Council, a statutory body regulating the country’s lawyers, is scheduled to be held on May 14 to elect its 14 executive members.

  • Attorney General Mahbubey Alam Opinion on Freedom Fighters' quota system

    Tarique is not a Bangladeshi citizen: AG

    BNP acting Chairperson Tarique Rahman is not a citizen of Bangladesh as he has no passport, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam says.

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    ‘Inquire into staffers’ graft’, Law minister requests CJ

    Law minister Anisul Huq requests Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain to launch an inquiry into allegation of irregularities against some High Court judges and Supreme Court officials brought by the Attorney General Mahbubey Alam.

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    Judicial Administration: Large number of staffers involved in graft: AG

    Citing irregularities in the judicial and administrative functions of the Supreme Court's High Court Division, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam yesterday said the “judiciary had seen degradation” in the last few years, and the image of the HC had changed.

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    Large number of court employees 'involved in corruption’: AG

    A large number of court officials and employees are “involved in corruption”, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam says.

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    AG receives grenade attack threat

    Bangladesh’s highest law officer, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam has once again received death threat, this time via letters saying he would be blown by grenades.

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    16th Amendment: Govt to file review plea this month

    The government will file a petition with the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court by the end of this month seeking review of its verdict that scrapped the 16th amendment to the constitution empowering parliament to remove SC judges for incapacity or misconduct.

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    Attorney general gets death threat

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam has received a death threat through a letter sent by one who described himself as an expelled Awami League leader.

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    Judges unanimous on sentencing BDR carnage case verdict: AG

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam says all the three judges of the special High Court bench, currently pronouncing judgment on death reference and jail appeals in BDR carnage case, are unanimous on sentencing in the verdict.

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    Judiciary relieved of burden

    Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha's resignation has relieved the judiciary of a burden, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam said yesterday.

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    Judiciary relieved, AG says on CJ’s resignation

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam says the judiciary has been relieved of burden following the resignation of Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha as the chief justice.

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    16th amendment: Govt yet to finalise review plea

    The attorney general’s office is yet to complete the petition in order to seek a review of the Supreme Court verdict that scrapped the 16th amendment from the constitution though the deadline for submitting the plea ends tomorrow.

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    Discharging CJ’s duty a far cry for Sinha: AG

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam says Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha's rejoining office after returning to Bangladesh is “a far cry.”

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    AG for trial of Bangabandhu, 4 leaders’ murders

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam says the killers of four national leaders could not be given appropriate punishment due to lack of evidence.

  • Supreme Court places election bar on 3 BNP Upazila Chairmen

    16th amendment verdict: Team formed to file review

    A 11-member team is formed led by the Attorney General Mahbubey Alam for filing a review petition against the Supreme Court verdict in the case on the 16th amendment to the constitution.

  • Sinha’s rejoining a far cry, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam

    Sinha’s rejoining a far cry: AG

    Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha’s rejoining after returning home from abroad is a far cry, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam says.

  • Exemplary verdict: AG

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam terms the High Court verdict on the seven-murder cases as exemplary and relieving.

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    I’m shocked at restoration of SJC: AG

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam expresses sorrow at the restoration of Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) through the Supreme Court judgment in the constitution's 16th amendment case.

  • Bangladesh High Court

    7-murder was pre-planned, AG tells HC

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam tells the High Court that the incident of killing the seven people including Narayanganj City Corporation councillor Nazrul Islam and senior lawyer Chandan Sarker was a pre-planned murder.

  • Bangladesh High Court

    Chief justice, attorney general trade heated words

    Attorney General Mahbubey Alam and Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha lock into a heated exchange of words during hearing of a case regarding the 16th amendment of the constitution that empowered the parliament to remove its judges for incapacity or misbehavior.

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