The Attorney General:Court has no jurisdiction to hear FR petitions against dissolution

23 ViewsThe Attorney General has requested the Supreme Court to dismiss all petitions filed against the dissolution of Parliament as the President’s decision is consistent with the Constitution of Sri Lanka. Attorney General Jayantha Jayasuriya, making submissions to the court today, stated that the Gazette notification issued by the President dissolving the Parliament was constitutional […]

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Speaker, faking a crisis-Former Deputy Speaker

39 ViewsFormer Deputy Speaker and MP Thilanga Sumathipala yesterday charged Speaker Karu Jayasuriya as deliberately misleading the House and the country by politicizing procedures and maxims of Parliament by his UN-speaker-like conduct. “He meets with ambassadors and holds discussions about addressing the country’s political problems, consistently highlighting that summoning of Parliament forthwith is a sine […]

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