Attorney General appeals ruling on recusal of judge from Panama …


Attorney General Peter Grech has appealed the constitutional ruling for the recusal of Mr Justice Antonio Mizzi from the appeal case involving the Panama Papers inquiry.

On 12 July, a constitutional court upheld a request by former Opposition leader Simon Busuttil for Mizzi to recuse himself from the inquiry due to a possible conflict of interest given that his wife is Labour MEP Marlene Mizzi, who also expressed her views on the Panama Papers scandal.

In a post on social media, Busuttil said that the AG’s appeal meant that “together with the PM and others, the AG wants the husband of

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