chief justice


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the judge who presides over a supreme court

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The Chief Justice smiled acquiescence, thanked him, and the man before night was safe in prison.
The chief justice took notice while hearing cases related to the Capital Development Authority (CDA) and other issues.
The police officer asked the chief justice to allow him to speak.
During the hearing, the chief justice remarked that the court has "taken a position on the matter, come what may".
There will be no problem with the impeachment because the chief justice is going on leave,' Carpio said.
Hearing a suo motu notice on various public welfare issues, the chief justice, heading a three-member bench, observed that no bureaucrat shall boycott offices in protest, adding that in return NAB should also not harass anyone.
The chief justice asked to submit reports regarding projects done by the scientist.
Gadon's ultimatum to the Chief Justice and certain court officials is just another dud,' Sereno's camp said in a statement.
The chief justice enquired whether Khan had constructed his residence after getting permission from the relevant authorities.
Governor Rafiq Rajwana administered oath to the new chief justice.
The oath-taking ceremony was conducted by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar in the court premises in Islamabad.
The chief justice asked have the phone records of the main suspect and his accomplice been recovered?
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Jan 31 ( ANI ): Bangladesh is likely to appoint its new chief justice on Thursday as the post has remained vacant since former chief justice Surendra Kumar Sinha stepped down on November 10 last year.
The Constitution says that the swearing in of the President-elect shall be in public before the Chief Justice, or, in the absence of the Chief Justice, the Deputy Chief Justice.
Responding to a question in Parliament from Selebi-Phikwe West Member of Parliament (MP) Mr Dithapelo Keorapetse, minister Molale said the apologies by the four High Court judges were directed at President Khama and not the Chief Justice.
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