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the judge who presides over a supreme court

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G) The failure of any judge to comply with an order or directive of the chief judge shall be considered neglect of duty and may be reported by the chief judge to the chief justice of the supreme court who shall have the authority to take such corrective action as may be appropriate.
Constitution since its inception, now faces evisceration under the hand of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, a possibility unthinkable just a few years ago.
The commission, created by the Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1994, has two years to study the Bankruptcy Code, evaluate current and proposed arrangements and present a report to the president, chief justice of the Supreme Court and Congress.
Demapan, the chief justice of the Supreme Court of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), will be the honored speaker at SCU Law's commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 22 at 9:30 a.
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Justice Jawwad S Khawaja while giving remarks in the hearing said reputation of the organization is more important than designations.
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pakistan should take a suo moto of this incident and give an exemplary punishment to those responsible for misbehaving with the parents of martyred students.
Talking to the media here on Sunday, Senator Mushahid Hussain appealed to the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry, to take suo moto notice of what he termed a project that is 'illegal' since it is being planned in violation of the laws governing the Margalla Hills National Park.
The plot unfolds in a future America where Nancy Pelosi is president, Senator Al Franken has become chief justice of the Supreme Court and liberal commentator Keith Olbermann serves as cabinet secretary of the FCC, renamed the "Fair Communications Commission.
Associate Justice Antonio Carpio served as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court in an acting capacity until last Friday's appointment of Sereno.
We appeal to the Chief Justice of the Supreme court of India to take suo moto cognisance of this appalling judgment, stay it forthwith and reexamine the case and punish the guilty by upholding the highest traditions of Indian Judiciary," said Agnivesh.
The memorial service to be held today at the Nippon Budokan in Kudan, Tokyo, is the nation's supreme event as it is attended by the Emperor, the Empress and the heads of the three branches of state power: the prime minister, the heads of both chambers of the Diet and the chief justice of the Supreme Court.
It is presented annually in conjunction with the Tobias Simon Pro Bono Service Award given by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of Florida.
The Constitution guarantees voting rights, and it is unconstitutional to impose restrictions on them without reasonable cause,'' Akira Machida, chief justice of the Supreme Court, said in the ruling.
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