The lawyer for judges mentioned in the Anas Aremeyaw Anas bribery scandal Charles Kwesi Bentum says the video evidence lacks coherence and does not provide enough basis lfor charging the judges with bribery.
The Anas video was concocted- Lawyer for indicted judges
“We believe this video is concocted, we believe so because what is being seen cannot be a fair representation of the facts that are being alleged,
Speaking on The Big Issue, lawyer Charles Bentum stated that the inconsistencies presented in the video gives credence to their argument.
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Giving reasons to support their call for the procedure to be halted, Mr. Charles Bentum was also of the opinion that the judges should have been given prior access to the video evidence.
Lawyers for the implicated judges have filed a writ at the Fast Track Division of the Accra High Court seeking reliefs to declare the disciplinary proceedings as running contrary to law. They are also seeking that the court declares their suspension Meanwhile three of the judges were on Friday cleared of engaging in any act of misconduct.
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