JSC says ‘no’ to clarifying criteria for judicial appointment

The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has dismissed a demand by nine legal organisations that it should postpone all further interviews with aspiring judges until it has elaborated on its criteria for appointment to the bench.

“You are advised that the JSC has not passed any resolution to give you the undertaking you asked it to give,” it wrote in a reply sent to the organisations on Wednesday afternoon.

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