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August 8, 2017
August 8, 2017

Power to Remove SC Judges: Govt arguments fallacious: SC

If the parliament can impeach and remove the President, the Prime Minister, the Speaker and Deputy Speaker then why can't it remove Supreme Court judges?

July 31, 2017
July 31, 2017

Lower Court Judges: SC deplores draft rules

The Supreme Court yesterday refused to accept in full the draft rules determining the discipline of lower court judges, and said the rules were a U-turn on the top court's directives. ...

May 26, 2017
May 26, 2017

SC ordered taking down Lady Justice: Quader

The statue of Lady Justice is taken down from the apex court premises following the decision of the Supreme Court, Awami League’s General Secretary Obaidul Quader says.

June 7, 2016
June 7, 2016

Death warrant issued for Mir Quasem

The International Crimes Tribunal yesterday issued a death warrant for convicted war criminal Mir Quasem Ali hours after the Supreme Court released the full text of its verdict upholding his death...

June 3, 2016
June 3, 2016

BGMEA building must come down

The Supreme Court yesterday upheld a 2011 High Court verdict that ordered demolition of the 15-storey BGMEA building illegally built in the heart of Begunbari canal in the capital.

May 18, 2016
May 18, 2016

SC irked as HC directives unheeded

The Supreme Court yesterday expressed dismay at the government's unwillingness to implement the 15 directives issued by the High Court 13 years ago to stop policemen making arbitrary arrests...

April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016

Appointment issue ignored

The constitution has two specific provisions that ask the parliament to make laws for the appointment of a judge to the Supreme Court and also for the removal of a sitting judge by the House.

April 14, 2016
April 14, 2016

SC orders fresh HC hearing of appeals

The Supreme Court yesterday upheld its previous orders scrapping the High Court verdicts that acquitted eight people, mostly BNP

March 31, 2016
March 31, 2016

SC to hear govt plea for early hearing on April 3

The Supreme Court yesterday fixed April 3 for dealing with a government application that prayed for early hearing on war criminal Motiur Rahman Nizami's review petition.

March 30, 2016
March 30, 2016

Nizami seeks review of death sentence

He submitted the review petition through his lawyers, praying to the apex court to acquit him of all the charges on which he was found guilty, his son Nazid Momen told The Daily Star.