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Bar Association of Sri Lanka to resist any attempt to use Parliamentary Motion to withdraw any criminal action pending before a Court of Law.

Image: Political Victimization was handed over to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on 08th December afternoon. Issuing a statement BASl says that it will firmly resist any...

Sri Lanka’s “political victimisation” commission : 40 opposition members want SC to deal with members of CoI for contempt of court

In a signed letter to Chief Justice Jayantha Jayasuriya and other Supreme Court (SC) Justices forty Members of the  parliamentary oppostion Samagi Jana Balawegaya...

Sri Lanka: Political victimisation report “may undermine rule of law, impair the independence of the judiciary..” say 12 Presidential Councilors

The contents of the report of the commission of inquiry to the presidential political victimisation commissioners Messrs Upali Abeyratne, Chandra Jayathilaka and Chandra Fernando...

Sri Lanka: Shani witch hunt continues; Mendis still denied medical treatment; death threat to Mendis, Shani and SI Prematillake

Former CID SI Rannulu Sugath Mohan Mendis, who was arrested in August as part of the witch hunt against Shani Abeysekara, is still suffering...

Take immediate steps to secure Shani Abeysekara and ensure the best possible treatment – HRCSL to Commissioner of Prison

In a letter addressed to Commissioner General of Prison,  HRCSL has said that "the health and security of all prisoners including remandees, remain the...

Sri Lanka HR alert: Life threatening continued detention of Shani Abeysekara.

1. Senior Superintendent of Police and former Criminal Investigations Department (CID) Director Shani Abeysekara was arrested on 31 July 2020, by the Colombo Crime...

AG tells political victimisation COI it has no judicial power to question his functions before trial at bar

AG, COI clash over ex-Magistrate Thilina Gamage’s illegal elephant possession case AG claims all documents relating to case have been taken by COI ...
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