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The Opining of "Palestinian Juvenile Court"
The opening ceremony was held at Daralamal Facility then followed by holding the first session in Juvenile Court.
Three Magistrate judges Deliver Oath
On April 3, 2016- His Excellency President Mahmoud Abbas, President of State of Palestine issued a presidential decree to appoint three Magistrates judges upon High Judicial Council recommendation. The judges delivered the oath in front of the president and High Judicial Council members in Ramallah
Chief Justice Participates in Prosecution Sixth Annual Conference
On March 24, 2016 – Chief Justice Sami Sarsour participated in Prosecution Sixth Annual Conference in Jericho. The conference was attended by President Legal Advisor Hassan Al-Ori, Jerich Governor Majed Al-Fitiani, Head of Jordanian Prosecution Akram Massa‘deh, Minister of Justice Abu-Di
Chief Justice Meets Delegation from Consulate General of France
Chief Justice Sami Sarsour met with Regional Cooperation Officer Ann Marie Morris and Project Officer for Academic and Institutional Cooperation Mr. Olivier Dufour from Consulate General of France.
HJC and OQR Seek Cooperation to Establishing Magistrates Courts in Jerusalem
Following Chief Justice directions, Legal Advisor Amer Shaheen and the technical team at HJC met with officials from OQR, Rule of Law Advisor Mr. Nell Kritz, Dr Firas Melhem and Senior Project Officer Barry Nieuwenhuijs from Netherlands Enterprise Agency.
The Opining of "Juvenile Court" for the First Time in Palestine
Following Chief Justice directions Chancellor Sami Sarsour and Minister of Social Affairs Dr. Ibrahim Al-Sha‘ar, the joint technical committee set the date for the opening of the Juvenile Court for the first time in Palestine on Sunday 3/4/2016 at the premises of Dar Al-Amal Facility in Ramallah.
Chief Justice Inspects Qalqilia and Salfeet Courthouses
On March 23, 2016 – Chief Justice Sami Sarsour had an inspection tour to Salfeet Courthouse to be acquainted with the administrative and judicial processes and met with employees and lawyers. Chief Justice also visited the new courthouse in Qalqilia funded by EU to follow up constructions.
Chief Justice Meets PA Grant Mufti of Jerusalem
Chief Justice Sami Sarsour met with PA Grant Mufti of Jerusalem Sheikh Muhammad Hussein and his accompanying delegation.
Chief Justice Meets AMAN's BoD Anti-Corruption Consultant
Chief Justice Sami Sarsour met with AMAN‘s BoD Anti-Corruption Consultant Dr. Azmi Shuaibi to discuss joint cooperation.
HJC and Shariah Judiciary Conclude Law Draft on Execution Files of Shariah Courts' Decisions
On March 20, 2016 – Chief Justice Sami Sarsour and Supreme Shariah Judge Dr. Mahmoud Habash held a press conference to announce the finisging of law draft on execution files of Shariah Courts‘ decisions. Chief Justice Sami Sarsour assured the importance of this law which will achieve a