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Cassation Court Rejects Bahrain Bar Association Challenge against Justice Ministry Decision to Monitor their Works

2019-07-02 - 5:54 p

Bahrain Mirror: The cassation court rejected the challenge of Bahrain Bar Association against minister of justice's order 64/2017 to monitor the works of lawyers offices and their clients, committing to international agreements regarding anti-monetary laundering and funding terrorism.

The lawsuit was raised by Bahrain Bar Association's chairman, lawyer Hassan Badawi, and was rejected by the first-instance court. The verdict was upheld by the appeals court and challenged in the cassation which rejected it and upheld the previous verdict.

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