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Appeals Court dismisses State’s application against Kambwili

CHOMBA MUSIKA
Lusaka
THE Court of Appeal has dismissed the State’s application to stay proceedings in a case National Democratic Congress (NDC) president Chishimba Kambwili is challenging a magistrate’s decision to refuse to recuse himself from trying him in a forgery case.
The court also refused to grant the State’s plea for leave to appeal against its decision to dismiss a preliminary issue raised in the matter.
This is in a case Kambwili wants Lusaka principal resident magistrate David Simusamba to recuse himself from handling a case in which he is facing three counts of forgery, uttering a false document and giving false information to a public officer. CLICK TO READ 



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