Busuttil told by court to show evidence to back Panama Papers …


Former Nationalist Party leader Simon Busuttil should produce documentary evidence proving that Mr Justice Antonio Mizzi’s decision to continue presiding over the Panama Papers case Busuttil would render him (Busuttil) a “victim” by violating his right to a fair hearing, a judge decided on Tuesday.

Mr Justice Joseph Zammit McKeon made this ruling in the First Hall, Civil Court, while hearing the constitutional case instituted by Dr Busuttil.

Busuttil filed a constitutional application to overturn Mr Justice Antonio Mizzi’s decision not to recuse himself in appeals filed by Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, his chief of staff Keith Schembri, Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi, as well

... read more at: http://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2018-01-09/local-news/Busuttil-told-by-court-to-show-evidence-to-back-Panama-Papers-appeal-claims-6736183418

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