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BENJAMIN YAW OSEI V. THE CHIEF JUSTICE, JUDICIAL COUNCIL AND THE ATTORNEY GENERAL

(2019) JELR 69496 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  SUIT NO: H1/221/2018  •  28 Feb 2019  •  Ghana

Coram
P. K. GYAESAYOR J.A (PRESIDING), AVRIL LOVELACE-JOHNSON J.A, TANKO AMADU J.A

Judgement

JUDGMENT

AVRIL LOVELACE JOHNSON (J.A);

This is an appeal against the ruling of the High Court delivered on 26th April 2018. By the said ruling, the Court overruled the objection of counsel for the Appellant’s objection to the admission into evidence of the Exhibit 4 of the Respondents and admitted it into evidence.

Eleven grounds of appeal were filed with the eleventh one (k) being that the ruling in question is against the weight of evidence. These grounds are

a) The learned High Court judge erred at the case management level when he declared as admissible evidence the purported official report (marked as exhibit 4) attached to witness statement of Samuel Boakye Yiadom, witness for the Defendants dated December 11, 2017 despite the written preliminary objections of the Plaintiff/Appellant filed on February 5, 2018 against the admissibility of the evidence.

b) The learned High Court judge erred when he failed to consider the Plaintiff/Appellant’s written preliminary objection filed on 5/2/…

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