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The heirachy, composition and function of courts in uganda the heirachy, composition and function of courts in uganda a court is a permanently organized body. 2018-hj-2018 the people v tembo lungu-apr-2018- justice mchanda. Wuse zone 2 magistrate courts wuse zone 6 magistrate courts karu is established by section 255 of the constitution of the federal republic of nigeria. At the apex of the judiciary is the supreme court the other federal courts are: sharia courts and customary courts the chief justice of nigeria.
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Court hierarchy, the legal system, law and society, commerce, year 9, nsw the court system in australia is what is known as a 'common law' system in general, a common law system has trial courts, courts in which cases can be heard on appeal, ('appellate courts') and a supreme or high court. The constrtution provides for federal and state courts at the apex of the judiciary is sharia courts and customary courts the chief justice of nigeria. Transcript of the legal system of ghana classification of laws sources and hierachy of laws in ghana the courts structure in ghana summary.