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How "progressive" is Jordan now? New court ruling on veiled women may suggest otherwise....

Jordan's Sharia Court of Appeal in Amman ruled ... all Jordanian men and women as equals. “The Amman Sharia Court of Appeal has accepted the lawyer’s ... a ruling discriminating against women who do not wear the Islamic hijab was issued by the Amman Sharia ...

Editor's Choice - 23/03/2014 - 15:04 - comment 1

A plethora of trial errors and excluded evidence: Arab Bank to appeal liable verdict on supporting Hamas by New York court

for appeal. Arab Bank will appeal a New York jury that found the Amman-based bank ... ‘will warrant close scrutiny on appeal.’ Errors made by  court   The law firm listed ... conflicts with two very recent decisions of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals in ATA cases involving ...

23/09/2014 - 14:18 - comment 0

The Mayor Meets With Representatives from Appeal and First Instance Courts Judges

The Mayor of Amman, Engineer Omar Maani, stated that the Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) departments would start, after the Eid Al Fitr holiday, buil The Mayor of Amman, Engineer Omar Maani, stated that the Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) departments would ...

16/05/2010 - 17:42 - comment 0

Jordan: Legal Analysis

religious courts, the Shar’ia Courts for Muslims and Ecclesiastical Courts for Christians. Persons ... of appeal for judgments of Magistrates Courts.    The next judicial tier is the Court of Appeals, which is presided over by a tribunal of judges. Jurisdiction of the Court of Appeals is geographically ...

16/08/2010 - 00:12 - comment 0

Legal System

, the Shar’ia Courts for Muslims and Ecclesiastical Courts for Christians. Persons not of the same religion who ... to the Magistrates Courts’ jurisdiction. The Courts of First Instance also sit at a court of appeal for judgments of Magistrates Courts.  The next judicial tier is the Court of Appeals, which is presided over by a tribunal ...

16/08/2010 - 00:11 - comment 0

Defense to Appeal Jordan’s Justice Court Hamas Verdict

By Noura Wazani Amman  A lawyer for Hamas expelled leaders said Monday that the defense team will appeal the Jordan's Higher Court of Justice rejectio ... will appeal the Jordan's Higher Court of Justice rejection, on procedural ground, of a contest filed ...

19/05/2010 - 11:17 - comment 0

Jordan Court Rejects Hamas Appeal against Expulsion

Jordan's Higher Court of Justice Monday rejected an appeal filed against the expulsion of four Jordanian ... reporters he expected the defense to meet soon to examine further steps such as an appeal to another court ... that in the future we can still appeal to the higher administrative court or state council," Khasawna said.  ...

19/05/2010 - 11:17 - comment 0

Tunisian trial over 2012 U.S. Embassy attack postponed

A Tunisian court has postponed the prosecution's appeal of light sentences given 20 Salafists ... News, Tunisia, United States) A Tunisian court has postponed the prosecution's appeal ... A Tunisian court has postponed the prosecution's ...

29/01/2014 - 20:20 - comment 0

He had it coming! Dubai man's three-way-sex with his 2 wives ends in divorce

claim before the Dubai Sharia Court contending that she could not fulfil what she described as her ... Gulf News . The Sharia Court granted the claimant a divorce and ordered the ex-husband to pay ... became irrevocable after it was upheld by the Appeal Court ...

Editor's Choice - 23/10/2013 - 14:49 - comment 0

Legal System

the High Court; (3) the High Court of Appeal; (4) the Court of Execution; and (5) the Summary Actions ... Court cases may be appealed to the High Court.  The High Court   The High Court ... in cases involving real property situated outside Bahrain. The High Court has jurisdiction to hear appeals ...

16/08/2010 - 00:12 - comment 0