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Dec 5, 2022

Three Members of the Judiciary Sworn In

Governor General Dame Froyla Tzalam has sworn in three members of the judiciary.  Chief Justice Louise Esther Blenman and Justice Minnet Hafiz-Bertram were sworn in on November twenty-second. Justice Michelle Arana was sworn in on November thirtieth.  Chief Justice Louise Esther Blenman was initially sworn in as the new Chief Justice on September second; however, due to the recent passing of the Senior Courts Bill, which saw the restructuring of the Office of the Chief Justice, she was sworn-in for a second time to assume her new role as the judicial leader for both the Supreme Court and the Court of Appeal.  Following the Chief Justice’s swearing-in, Minnet Hafiz-Bertram was officially sworn in as the President of the Court of Appeal. Justice Hafiz-Bertram assumed the post of Acting President in December 2020.   Justice Michelle Arana has now assumed the post of Justice of the Court of Appeal.

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