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Day: September 23, 2014

Impeachment law likely in 3 months: Minister
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Impeachment law likely in 3 months: Minister

  Law Minister Anisul Huq News Desk: The government is likely to enact a law in three months to determine the procedure of removal of Supreme Court judges on ground of incapacity and misbehavior, the law minister said today. Opinion will be sought from legal experts before formulating the law, Anisul Huq said while talking to reporters after attending a programme as chief guest at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre in Dhaka. The law minister said that he will not take any hasty decision in this regard since the law will be formulated on the basis of the experts’ opinions. The law minister’s remark came a day after President Abdul Hamid gave his assent to the 16th amendment bill amid widespread criticism. With the president signing the bill passed in parliament last Wed...