Supreme Court News

Supreme Court defers ruling on interlocutory injunction against Anti-LGBTQI Bill

The five-member panel, presided over by the Chief Justice, indicated that it would give the ruling a...

Barker-Vormawor attempt to get Kan Dapaah answer 17 questions fails at Supreme Court

The panel presided over by the Chief Justice, Gertrude Torkornoo was of the view that those question...

Several pending cases reason for more Supreme Court Justices- Chief Justice

“There are several cases pending right? That's why we need more Supreme Court Judges,” Her ladyship ...

Injunction motions against Anti-LGBTQI Bill: SC adjourns to July 17 for ruling

The court took this decision after listening to counsels for both applicants to move their respectiv...

CJ writes to President, requests five additional Justices to Supreme Court

The five are; Her Ladyship Justice Angelina Mensah-Homiah, His Lordship Justice Eric Kyei Baffour, H...

Company share transfer gone bad as Supreme Court jumps to Secretary’s defense

The five-member panel, in the opinion of Kulendi JSC, assessed the percentage shares of the transfer...

BoG's revocation of UniCredit license was proper-Supreme Court

This judgment by the apex court thus affirms an earlier one by the High Court which cleared the Cent...

Anti-LGBTQI suits: Supreme Court to hear Richard Sky case July 3

At the last sitting, the panel presided over by Chief Justice, Gertrude Torkornoo granted a request ...

Celebrities can’t be used to advertise alcoholic drinks- Supreme Court uphold FDA ban

This ruling concludes a nineteen-month legal battle initiated by Mark Darlington Osae, CEO of Black ...

Opuni trial cannot start afresh-Supreme Court

On Wednesday, June 19, 2024, a five-member panel led by Chief Justice Gertrude Torkornoo dismissed t...

EC Chair suit against Barker-Vormawor, CJ adjourned sine die for panel reconstitution

When the case was called, lawyers for the Electoral Commission indicated to the seven-member panel t...

Suit filed to restrain parliament from probing Cecilia Dapaah case

He argues that the Speaker of Parliament or the House has no authority to direct the Attorney Genera...

IMANI files fresh suit against appointment of security heads; withdraws old one

As such, the plaintiffs have withdrawn the old, and the same struck off by the Supreme Court....

Suit on attempted suicide struck out as ‘moot’

A seven-member panel of the court dismissed the case due to a recent legislative change by Parliamen...

Only petroleum loans exceeding $30m should go before parliament-Supreme Court asserts

The court thus, per a unanimous decision, dismissed a suit by a private legal practitioner, which ch...

SC gives AG 7 days to file Statement of Case in IMANI suit against removal of security heads

Supreme Court Correspondent, Richard Osei Boateng reports that when the case was called on May 23, t...

AG debunks claims about Chief Justice in Opuni case

The AG notes that such publications are ‘laden with falsehood and contain an imputation that the com...

Supreme Court directs Ken Kuranchie to amend his reliefs in suit against former president Mahama

Mr. Kuranchie, who is a legal practitioner, is seeking, among others, a declaration that, upon a tru...

GHc10 m defamation suit: Barker-Vormawor goes to SC, wants Kan Dapaah to answer 17 questions

He believes that an order of the court in this regard would clarify the suit filed against him at th...

Anti-LGBTQI suits: Supreme Court directs Sky to amend suit, orders Speaker to refile affidavit

Earlier today, the panel presided over by Chief Justice, Gertrude Torkornoo granted a request by the...

How Supreme Court saved the Okyere family of Koforidua

James Okyere who is a son of the late Opanyin Kwaku Okyere, gifted the outhouse and the adjoining la...

Dual citizens can now occupy these public offices; Supreme Court significant inroad on citizenship

Specifically, the apex court held that sections 16(2)(a) and 16(2)(h)-(l) of the Act are unconstitut...

Payment of salary to spouses of President, Vice; Parliament exceeded its jurisdiction-Supreme Court

According to the apex court, these spouses do not fall under the category of public officers, thus f...

Judge prohibited for making marital property possession orders before judgment

Additionally, the five-member panel presided over by Chief Justice, Her Ladyship Gertrude Torkornoo,...

Supreme Court case diary for week commencing March 27, 2024

The particular cases up for consideration include writs, civil appeals, and civil motions scheduled ...