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Criminal contempt: Ken Kuranchie jailed 10 days, Atubiga gets 3
Date: 02-Jul-2013
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Audio Attachment: A defiant Editor of the Searchlight Newspaper, Mr. Ken Kuranchie has been sentenced to 10 days imprisonment, having been found guilty of criminal contempt by the Supreme Court. The governing National Democratic Congress's Stephen Atubiga was also sentenced to three days imprisonment for the same offence. Delivering the judgment, the President of the nine-member panel, hearing the Presidential Election Petition, Justice William A. Atuguba said Mr. Kuranchie did not show any remorse over comments considered offensive by the court.