Sri Lanka's Supreme Court says parlia...

Sri Lanka's Supreme Court says parliament committee's case against chief judge not legal

There are 6 comments on the The Washington Post story from Jan 3, 2013, titled Sri Lanka's Supreme Court says parliament committee's case against chief judge not legal. In it, The Washington Post reports that:

Sri Lanka's highest court declared on Thursday that a parliament committee does not have the legal power to disqualify the country's chief justice from office, escalating showdown between the Indian ocean island nation's legislature and the judiciary.

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Beady Boob Sludge Master

Success, Australia

#1 Jan 3, 2013
Should this be seen as bias on the part of the same organization that he supports whilst in he is in office.
Punc

Orleans, Canada

#2 Jan 3, 2013
"A three- judge bench led by Justice Sri Skandarajah took up the petition filed by the Chief Justice challenging the PSC today. "

Justice Sri Skandarajah???
One of the 3 Supreme Court judges in SL is a Tamil??

Wow this is gross discrimination against the tamils and it is clearly genocide, dispora must hunger strike. LOL
Punc

Orleans, Canada

#3 Jan 3, 2013
Genocide.. Genocide...

Justice Sriskandarajah was appointed as the President of the Court of Appeal on the 24th of June 2011. He had served over seven years as a Judge of the Court of Appeal of Sri Lanka before he was appointed as the President of the Court of Appeal.

His Lordship was educated in Manipay Hindu College and Colombo Hindu College. He enrolled as an Attorney - at- Law of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka in 1979. He holds the Degree of Master of Laws (Legislative Drafting) awarded by the University of West Indies Barbados.
siva sankaran sarma

Sri Lanka

#4 Jan 3, 2013
Punc wrote:
"A three- judge bench led by Justice Sri Skandarajah took up the petition filed by the Chief Justice challenging the PSC today. "
Justice Sri Skandarajah???
One of the 3 Supreme Court judges in SL is a Tamil??
Wow this is gross discrimination against the tamils and it is clearly genocide, dispora must hunger strike. LOL
Racist dog
This is genocide indeed
If Sri Lanka makes Tamils supreme court judges then the supreme art of toilet cleaning will be lost and the Tamils will become a forgotten race
Punc

Orleans, Canada

#5 Jan 4, 2013
siva sankaran sarma wrote:
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Racist dog
This is genocide indeed
If Sri Lanka makes Tamils supreme court judges then the supreme art of toilet cleaning will be lost and the Tamils will become a forgotten race
wankering pakaya, this is the first intelligent thing you have ever written here. Nandri.
siva sankaran sarma

Colombo, Sri Lanka

#6 Jan 4, 2013
Punc wrote:
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wankering pakaya, this is the first intelligent thing you have ever written here. Nandri.
Ado racist dog
I have always maintained that I am a low caste Hindu pretending to be high caste
We Tamils are toilet cleaners to the world and we will not let go of that mantle

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