Supreme Court of the United States

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Aug 14th, 2014
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By Kallys Albert Sr. Perhaps the most misunderstood phrase of all times relates to Thomas Jefferson’s buzzword “All men are created equal” US declaration of independence (1776). But how equal men are truly created has defied reasonable comprehension within analytical reasoning- thus creating false ho...
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Sep 4th, 2013
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By Umar Ardo, Ph.D In my view, notwithstanding the view expressed by Prof. Ben Nwabueze, the major challenge facing President Goodluck Jonathan with regards to the 2015 presidential election, more than his electability, is his eligibility. Given the provisions of the constitution and the judgments of...
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Aug 14th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor We now know that this Wednesday, the Supreme Court will seek clarification on the written and oral presentations made by counsel for the petitioners and the respondents, respectively, on the NPP’s petition challenging the outcome of Election 2012. Barring any unforeseen nega...
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Aug 14th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor I stick my neck out upfront to say that the Supreme Court will not jail the NPP’s Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie when he appears before it tomorrow to answer for the contemptuous utterances for which he has been summonsed. Hopeson Adorye may have a different fate. Both Owusu Afriyie a...
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Jul 18th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Folks, as is to be expected, the prophets of doom are doing overtime as part of their politico-religious Ministry to create needless panic and fear among peace-loving Ghanaians. They are not satisfied that Ghanaians are living their lives in some measured comfort after Elect...
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Apr 15th, 2013
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MOGADISHU, Somalia – Nine al-Shabab Islamic extremists, most wearing suicide vests, stormed Somalia’s main court complex on Sunday while the Supreme Court was in session, firing a barrage of bullets during a running gun battle with security forces that lasted two hours, officials said. A preliminary ...
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Apr 13th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Retired Supreme Court Justice Francis Kpegah’s legal action against the NPP’s Akufo-Addo at the Fast Track Division of the High Court will begin being heard on April 23, barring any hitch. The Writ of Summons and Statement of Claim, and the Application, Request to Admit Fact...
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Apr 12th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Election 2012 has indeed exposed the underbelly of the NPP. A careful analysis of the situation reveals why the party’s leaders are so traumatized by their defeat and are expending energy hyping the sentiments of their followers, all in a vain attempt at forcing a river to f...
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Apr 11th, 2013
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By Edusei, Eric Kwabena The 2012 General Election Trial In Ghana Should Be Televised (Public) It is only a dreamer in Ghana today who can speculate that our nation is a peaceful country. How can we talk about peace or seek for it when our politics glaringly divide us and denigrate certain tribes of c...
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Apr 3rd, 2013
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That is a matter of opinion; not a statement of fact. I respect Kenya’s Supreme Court Justices but I beg to disagree with the Justices. They rendered a bad decision on Saturday. Here are 6 reasons why. First, given the highly charged political atmosphere, they should have stayed above the fray, inste...