Al-Baidani: I will sue Parliament and Shoura Council [Archives:2006/969/Local News]

August 3 2006

SANA'A, Aug. 2 ) Reacting to the Supreme Court resolution regarding the refusal of his nomination documents and further rejecting the appeals he made, Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Baidani held a press conference on Tuesday, August 1, in which he declared his intention to file a civil and criminal case against the Shoura Council's Chairman and Parliament, giving assurances that there were no logical causes for rejecting his documents, rather it was done through political tricks and weak pretexts.

Regarding the accusations attributed to him regarding the provoking of factionalism and racism and his connection to foreign intelligence, Al-Baidani declared that “These terms are not valid as legal causes for rejecting nomination documents; they are abuses and defamation for which the members of the two boards of Parliament and Shoura