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High Court

England's most important civil court of first instance, divided into the QUEEN'S BENCH DIVISION, the FAMILY DIVISION and the CHANCERY DIVISION.
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Never can there come fog too thick, never can there come mud and mire too deep, to assort with the groping and floundering condition which this High Court of Chancery, most pestilent of hoary sinners, holds this day in the sight of heaven and earth.
On such an afternoon some score of members of the High Court of Chancery bar ought to be--as here they are--mistily engaged in one of the ten thousand stages of an endless cause, tripping one another up on slippery precedents, groping knee-deep in technicalities, running their goat-hair and horsehair warded heads against walls of words and making a pretence of equity with serious faces, as players might.
Thus, in the midst of the mud and at the heart of the fog, sits the Lord High Chancellor in his High Court of Chancery.
But at last the High Court of Appeal went into it and the poor fellow was acquitted and put under proper care.
One of the young men of fashion - he who was found dead at the bottom of a well on the night of the earthquake had once given him a complete suit of Hindu kit, the costume of a lowcaste street boy, and Kim stored it in a secret place under some baulks in Nila Ram's timber-yard, beyond the Punjab High Court, where the fragrant deodar logs lie seasoning after they have driven down the Ravi.
The Collegium has already transferred Chief Justice of Meghalaya High Court, Justice AK Mittal, to the Madras High Court.
After historical buildings like Osmania Hospital, the state secretariat and Irum Manzil palace, the century-old Hyderabad High Court building has joined the list of important offices that the KCR government wants to shift to a new location.
A trial-at-bar consisting High Court Judges Sampath Abeykoon (President), Sampath Wijeratne and Gihan Kulathunga have been appointed for the Prageeth Eknaligoda abduction case which is to be tried at the Colombo High Court.
The matters pertaining to judicial cases of Overseas Pakistanis pending in Lahore High Court and their subordinate judiciary were discussed in the meeting.
Chief Justice, Peshawar High Court, Justice Waqar Ahmed Seth administered oath to Justice Muhammad Nasir Mahfooz, Justice Shakeel Ahmed and Justice Arshad Ali here at PHC.
The SJC is the only constitutional authority mandated by Article 209 of the Constitution of Pakistan to conduct inquiries into allegations of incapacity or misconduct against a judge of the Supreme Court or of a high court. It comprises Chief Justice of Pakistan as Chairman, two most senior judges of the Supreme Court and two most senior judges of the High Courts as members.
The High Court on May 15 ordered Green Line Paribahan to pay the money to Russel by May 22, 2019 (today).

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