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Dr. Shafi's FR fixed for support on June 24

Sri Lanka, Jan. 24 -- The Fundamental Rights petition filed by Dr. Shafi Shihabdeen, the controversial doctor attached to the Kurunegala Teaching Hospital was today fixed for support on June 24 by Sup... Read More


HC serves indictments on 13 accused in abduction case

Sri Lanka, Jan. 24 -- Colombo High Court Trial-at-Bar yesterday served indictments on 13 accused including Navy intelligence officials in connection with alleged abduction, torture, extortion and cons... Read More


Next Court hearing on May 28

Sri Lanka, Jan. 24 -- The Fundamental Rights petition filed by 35 five residents in the close proximity of the Muthurajawela Sanctuary seeking an Order directing the authorities not to store or dump g... Read More


CCD directed to obtain arrest warrant for HC Judge Gihan Pilapitiya

Sri Lanka, Jan. 24 -- Attorney General Dappula de Livera PC yesterday instructed the Colombo Crime Division (CCD) Director to obtain a warrant for the arrest of Embilipitiya High Court Judge Gihan Pil... Read More


Writ petition against Wilpattu deforestation fixed for argument

Sri Lanka, Jan. 23 -- The writ petition filed by Centre for Environmental Justice seeking an order to quash clearing of the Wilpattu National Park forest and constructing a housing project adjoining t... Read More


FR challenging dumping of garbage at Muthurajawela fixed for argument

Sri Lanka, Jan. 23 -- The Fundamental Rights petition filed by 35 five residents in the close proximity of the Muthurajawela Sanctuary seeking an Order directing the authorities not to store or dump g... Read More


Court issues summons on Karannagoda, 13 others

Sri Lanka, Jan. 23 -- The High Court Trial-at-Bar has issued summons on former Navy Commander Wasantha Karannagoda and 13 others directing them to appear in court on January 24 in connection with the ... Read More


AG's revision application against bail for Rajitha fixed for inquiry

Sri Lanka, Jan. 22 -- The Colombo High Court yesterday decided to issue notices on former Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne regarding a revision application filed by the Attorney General in connection... Read More


Revision petition against Rajitha's release on bail hearing today

Sri Lanka, Jan. 21 -- The Colombo High Court on Friday fixed today to decide whether it issues formal notices on former Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne regarding a revision application filed by the ... Read More


Maithripala, Ranil given time to file objections

Sri Lanka, Jan. 21 -- The Supreme Court seven-judge-bench headed by Chief Justice Jayantha Jayasuriya yesterday granted time till March 6 for former President Maithripala Sirisena and former Prime Min... Read More