Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain

April 22, 2020
April 22, 2020

Chief Justice to hold meeting with SC judges on judicial function tomorrow

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain will hold a meeting with Supreme Court judges tomorrow to decide about the judiciary as its functions remain halted since March 26 due to ongoing coronavirus...

January 13, 2020
January 13, 2020

CJ for updating century-old Evidence Act 1872

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain stresses the need of updating the century-old Evidence Act of 1872 by incorporating the provisions for using digital evidence as much of the communication and...

December 15, 2019
December 15, 2019

8 HC benches formed for disposing of cases during vacation

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain have constituted eight High Court (HC) benches with its 13 judges for disposing of urgent cases during the upcoming two-week annual vacation.

December 5, 2019
December 5, 2019

Never seen such situation at courtroom: CJ

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain terms the chaos at courtroom by the pro-BNP Lawyers “unprecedented”. “Everything has a limit…. I have not seen such a situation in the courtroom," the chief...

August 30, 2019
August 30, 2019

11 HC benches formed to dispose of cases during vacation

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain has constituted 11 High Court (HC) benches with its 17 judges for disposing of cases during the ongoing annual vacation.

August 15, 2019
August 15, 2019

CJ for working together to materialise Bangabandhu’s dream

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain calls upon all to work together to materialise the dream of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman for building the country as “Sonar Bangla”.

April 9, 2019
April 9, 2019

Write what you see in court: CJ to journos

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain says journalists will write what they see in the court.

February 21, 2019
February 21, 2019

Transparency of Judiciary: Journos' access to courtroom must

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain yesterday said journalists' access to the courtrooms has to be ensured to maintain transparency of the judiciary.

February 6, 2019
February 6, 2019

Democratic state ‘unthinkable’ without presence of media: CJ

A democratic, independent and sovereign state is ‘unthinkable’ without the presence of media, said Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain yesterday.

January 15, 2019
January 15, 2019

10-truck arms haul case: CJ assigns another HC bench for hearing

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain assigns another High Court bench for hearing and disposing of the death reference and appeals in the sensational 10-truck arms haul case in which 14 people,...