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No One is above the Law
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Our Opinion   On 18th January 2018, Justice Chacha Mwita of the High Court, rendered a landmark decision, in Petition 307 of 2018, Law Society of Kenya v Attorney General…

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Noordin Haji’s Resolve to See Justice for All
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By Lillian Wamuyu The name Noordin Mohammed Haji spark into the limelight following his nomination as the Director of Public Prosecution by President Uhuru Kenyatta in early 2018. Little was…

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RESPECT FOR PROSECUTORIAL INDEPENDENCE IS NOT A FAVOR BUT A CONSTITUTIONAL EDICT
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Introduction Recently the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (the DPP) and that of the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) has faced baseless allegations framed in the form of…

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THE JUDICIARY AS THE WEAKEST LINK IN THE FIGHT AGAINST GRAFT: COURT ORDER IN THE TOM OJIENDA SAGA ERODES PUBLIC FAITH IN THE JUDICIARY
THE JUDICIARY AS THE WEAKEST LINK IN THE FIGHT AGAINST GRAFT: COURT ORDER IN THE TOM OJIENDA SAGA ERODES PUBLIC FAITH IN THE JUDICIARY 524 350 theplatformke

By Mathew Lusweti Prof. Makau Mutua: “Legal formalism is a pagan’s sword against justice. The judiciary must uphold constitutional due process protections of corruption suspects, but judges must NOT allow…

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IS THE INDEPENDENCE OF THE JUDICIAL SERVICE COMMISSION UNDER ATTACK? THE PROSECUTION OF TOM OJIENDA IN CONTEXT
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By Walter Khobe The Constitution in an attempt to safeguard the institutional independence of the judiciary establishes the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) to promote and facilitate the independence and accountability…

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