The battery of lawyers is maintaining that Magistrate Artiga’s decision to charge Jagdeo with racial incitement was “irrational, unreasonable, erroneous in law and null and void”. They believe too that the Magistrate has no jurisdiction to inquire into the charge because it is legally defective and invalid and any attempt for her to so do, would amount to an abuse of court. Justice Ramlall is expected to preside over the case when it is heard properly on July 17, 2015 after which a decision will be made as to whether to make the temporary orders permanent or remove them.
Jagdeo challenges Ram’s “irrational” charge before High Court, June 27, 2015 By
A vexatious charge.