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  • contempt rule against 4 secretaries

    Contempt rule against 4 secretaries

    The High Court issues a contempt of court rule against eight government high officials including four secretaries for not complying with its directives over extending the service period of a freedom fighter.

  • BNP taking decision over 11th parliamentary election

    ‘Muhith’s 16th amendment remark a contempt of court’

    BNP slams Finance Minister AMA Muhith for his remark that the 16th amendment of constitution will be passed in the parliament every time it will be scrapped by the High Court.

  • Bangladesh Supreme Court

    HC exempts 5 lawyers from contempt rule

    The High Court exempts five lawyers from contempt of court rule after accepting their apology over obstructing court proceedings, shouting in courtroom and assaulting a bench officer.

  • Two ministers kept mum at cabinet meeting

    Food Minister Qamrul Islam and Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Huq, who have been convicted of contempt of court, have neither violated the constitution nor broken their oath of office by making comments on the chief justice, Law Minister Anisul Huq said yesterday.

  • Qamrul Islam, AKM Mozammel Huq

    CJ comments: Ministers Qamrul, Mozammel fined

    Supreme Court fines Food Minister Qamrul Islam and Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Huq Tk 50 thousand each for committing contempt of court by making contemptuous statements about the chief justice.

  • SQ Chy’s lawyer exonerated of contempt charge

    A special tribunal in Dhaka exonerates a counsel of executed war criminal Salauddin Quader Chowdhury from a contempt of court charge after he offered unconditional apology.

  • ICT-1 issues show cause on prosecutors’ absence

    A tribunal in Dhaka issues a show cause notice against the acting chief prosecutor seeking an explanation why all the prosecutors skipped court proceedings.

  • ICT order on Zafrullah’s contempt deferred

    A tribunal in Dhaka defers the date of passing order on contempt of court proceedings against Gonoshasthaya Kendra founder Zafrullah Chowdhury to September 1.

  • ICT-2 initiates contempt against Zafrullah

    A war crimes tribunal begins contempt proceedings against Zafrullah Chowdhury for criticising a punishment handed to him earlier by the tribunal.

  • ICT recalls arrest warrant against Zafrullah

    ICT-2 recalls arrest warrant against Zafrullah Chowdhury for non-payment of a fine it had imposed on him for contempt of court.

  • Order on contempt against 23 citizens Jun 10

    A tribunal in Dhaka fixes June 10 for passing an order regarding the contempt proceedings it had initiated against 23 eminent citizens for issuing statements expressing concern over Dhaka British journalist Devid Bergman’s conviction.

  • Bergman verdict: 23 get more time to reply

    Dhaka tribunal gives six more days to 23 people to reply why they should not be punished for contempt of court proceedings for issuing statement against David Bergman's verdict.