Teek loses lawsuit against Government
Contributed by NAMPA.
WINDHOEK, 13 MAR (NAMPA) – Former Judge of Appeal, Pio Teek on Tuesday lost a civil legal battle in which he attempted to sue Government for over N.dollars 6.9 million.
The retired judge sued the government, Minister of Justice and Ombudsman for allegedly violating his rights to a fair trial, defamation and a breach of constitutional duty.
High Court Judge Herman Oosthuizen dismissed the lawsuit in a judgement handed down here on Tuesday.
Presiding Judge Oosthuizen directed that each party ...