MUSAWA Supports and Endorses the Decision of the Bar Association to Suspend Work Before the High Criminal Court
West Bank and Gaza Strip
MUSAWA Supports and Endorses the Decision of the Bar Association to Suspend Work before the High Criminal Court On Sunday, lawyers are anticipated to suspend their work before the High Criminal Court in adherence with the Palestinian Bar Association’s decision, which provided for suspending the work before the court in protest against its performance that affects the fair trial guarantees and the right of defense. However, the lawyers broadened the scope of their demands to include the abolition of the court and the decree-law on its...
Memo on Preventing MUSAWA's Team from Monitoring Court Sessions
The President and Members of the High Judicial Council / Gaza Subject: Preventing MUSAWA's Team from Monitoring Court Sessions MUSAWA- the Palestinian Center for the Independence of the Judiciary and the Legal Profession extends its warmest greetings to you, as it expresses its shock at preventing MUSAWA’s Legal Awareness & Training Coordinator in Gaza, Adv. Momen Hattab from performing his duties and delivering the MUSAWA&rs...
The New Decree Law Entails a Direct Contravention of the Constitutional Court Act Provisions
The New Decree Law Entails a Direct Contravention of the Constitutional Court Act Provisions Mr. President has issued a new decree-law amending the constitutional court act, which was previously amended by a preceding decree-law. The new decree law No (7) of 2019 was issued on 7/3/2019 and was published in the edition no 153 of the Palestinian official gazette on 26/3/2019, in which it was provided to start working by its provisions since that date.