Judicial Council unanimously rejects the request by referring boss to retire

By Roudao

4 hours ago

Roudao - Baghdad

Members of the Supreme Judicial Council unanimously rejected the request of Judge Medhat al-Mahmoud called their boss who referred him to retire.

A statement by the official spokesman for the federal judiciary Judge Abdul Sattar Bayrakdar "The Supreme Judicial Council held a special meeting today to discuss the development of the judicial process and has taken a number of important decisions."

The statement added that "at the end of the meeting witnessed Judge Medhat al-Mahmoud request transmits it to retire and left the meeting," noting that "the meeting continued under the chairmanship of Vice-President of the Council to decide on the request Mahmoud judge and vote on it."

He also drew Bayrakdar that "council members issued a unanimous decision to reject the request Mahmoud judge; because the public interest and justice at this stage require to stay in his duties as President of the Supreme Judicial Council and the Supreme Federal Court."