Local Authority Law Challenged [Archives:2000/21/Local News]

May 22 2000

Last Monday, the High Court received a challenge against the new local authority law. The challenge was presented by several independent opposition political personalities. The opposition delegation met Judge Zayd Ali Al-Jamrah and handed him the challenge and the latter promised to look over it after the celebrations of May 22 . The delegation included members of several opposition parties and more than 26 people including party and law members, journalists and independent social personalities.