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Justice C. G. Weeramantry passes away

5 January 2017 11:04 pm - 2     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Justice C. G. Weeramantry, one of the world’s most eminent jurists, passed away today at the age of 90.

Justice Weeramantry, who began his judicial career in the 1950s, served as a senior judge of the Supreme Court from 1965. In 1972. He later moved to Australia where he was appointed as the prestigious Sir Hayden Stark Professor at Law at Monash University.

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  • crylon Friday, 06 January 2017 09:25 AM

    proffesional srilankan.great lawyer. via DM Android App

    H.M Thasneem Friday, 06 January 2017 12:46 PM

    My deepest condolence to the lordships family. one in million. May god grants him peace and peace forever.

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