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Mirugi Kariuki v. Attorney General

(1992) JELR 99052 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  Civil Appeal 70 of 1991  •  10 Apr 1992  •  Kenya

Coram
Johnson Evan Gicheru, Richard Otieno Kwach, Abdul Majid Cockar

Judgement

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL

AT NAIROBI

(Coram: Gicheru, Kwach and Cockar JJ A)

CIVIL APPEAL NO 70 OF 1991

Between

MIRUGI KARIUKI.............................APPELLANT

AND

ATTORNEY-GENERAL ....................RESPONDENT

(Appeal from the ruling of the High Court of Kenya at Nairobi (Dugdale, J) dated 28/2/91

in

H C Misc Civil Case No 88 of 1991 )

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JUDGMENT

Section 11(1) of the Advocates Act No 18 of 1989, hereinafter called, the Act, is in the following terms:

“11(1) The Attorney General may, in his absolute discretion, admit to practise as an advocate, for the purpose of any specified suit or matter in or in regard to which the person so admitted has been instructed by the Attorney General or an advocate, a practitioner who is entitled to appear before superior courts of a Commonwealth country, if such person has come or intends to come to Kenya for the purpose of appearing, acting or advising in that suit or matter and is not disqualified or suspended by virtue of this Act and a pe…

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