Court Decides Controversial E.J. Roye Building Case Today

Following years of confrontation between the government and some concerned partisans of the erstwhile grand old True Wing Party (TWP) about the legitimate ownership...

Korkoya in Court

The chairman of the National Elections Commission (NEC), Jerome George Korkoya, has filed a lawsuit against two independent newspapers. Korkoya is claiming US$835,000 for...

‘We Will Demand Justice Next Time’

Tension erupted yesterday on the grounds of the Temple of Justice following the Civil Law Court ‘A’ decision to postpone a ruling that was...

Grand Gedeans Face US$4.7M Lawsuit

A US$4,691,122.16 lawsuit has been filed against citizens of Bloquiah Clan, Gboe-Ploe Administrative District of Grand Gedeh County for allegedly nullifying a forest management agreement...

‘You’re Not Coming into the Profession to Play Games’

Supreme Court Associate Justice Philip A. Z. Banks last Friday cautioned five newly admitted attorneys-at-law to the Montserrado County Bar Association not to be...

NDC To Sue Korkoya

The National Democratic Coalition (NDC) has threatened to take Cllr. Jerome George Korkoya, National Elections Commission (NEC) Chair, to court for lying under oath. NDC...

Twist In Code of Conduct

Associate Justice Philip A.Z. Banks last Friday publicly clarified that the Supreme Court’s opinion (Judgment) did not address section 5.9 of the controversial Code...

Draft Whistleblower, Witness Protection Bills Validated

Integrity institutions, government agencies and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) yesterday validated the draft Whistleblower and Witness Protection Bills. The bills are expected to be...

Container Truck Victims’ Families Protest on Judiciary Grounds

About one hundred (100) demonstrators yesterday staged a peaceful protest at the Temple of Justice, home of the Supreme Court, demanding justice for those...

Korean Sues Diamond Spring Mineral Water

The Korean Trading Corporation (KTC) has sued the Diamond Spring Mineral Water before the Debt Court at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia for...

Jury Returns With US$311K Verdict against Lonestar Cell MTN

Lonestar Communications Corporation (LCC), one of two GSM companies operating in the country, was yesterday hit with a US$311,400 in compensatory and punitive damages...

Man, 19, Gets 20 Years for Rape

The Eighth Judicial Circuit Court in Nimba County has sentenced a 19 year old man to 20 years imprisonment for raping a six year...

Crime On The Rise in Gbarpolu

Criminal activities are reportedly on the rise in Gbarpolu County and creating fear among locals. The report comes amid the abandonment and demolishing of...

Evidence Tampering Charges Looming against IBank

Lawyers prosecuting the Global Witness alleged bribery case are ready to press for an indictment against International Bank Liberia Limited (IBLL) for allegedly tampering...

‘My Decision Is Supported by Article 21 of the 1986 Constitution’

Criminal Court ‘C’ Judge Yamie Quiqui Gbeisay last Thursday defended his action not to accept prosecution’s controversial e-mail and spreadsheet evidence by relying on...

‘Ellen Does Not Influence Supreme Court Judgments’

Chief Justice Francis S. Korkpor last Wednesday affirmed to members of the Africa Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) mission to Liberia that there is no...

IBLL Clarifies Statements in Global Witness Case

The International Bank Liberia Limited (IBLL) has refuted claims that it did not comply with subpoenas from the First Judicial Court in the ongoing...

‘Korkoya May Have Committed Perjury’

Human Rights Lawyer Cllr. Tiawon Gongloe yesterday told the Daily Observer that Cllr. Jerome G. Korkoya, chairman of the National Elections Commission may have...

Court Jails Pakistani Refugee for ‘Selling Fake Immigration Documents’

A Pakistani national accused of helping some officers of the Liberia Immigration Service (LIS) – formerly Bureau of Immigration and Neutralization (BIN) – to illegally...

IBank May Face Criminal Charges

International Bank Liberia Limited (IBLL) could face criminal charges, if the ongoing investigation proves that the bank deliberately changed the names that were previously...