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Court to rule on legality of Security Laws Friday

29 December 2014, 18:47 William Korir

Nairobi - The High Court will rule on the constitutionality of the controversial Security Laws on Friday.

Judge Isaac Lenaola said Monday after submissions from the petitioners, CORD coalition and Kenyan Human Rights Commission, and reaction from the government, that he would make a decision on the matter Friday.

The Laws are being contested by the two parties, with the first lot stating that they are out of line and the government arguing that they are within the law.

The CORD coalition, led by Siaya Senator James Orengo argued that the law, assented to last week by president Uhuru Kenyatta has no standing in Kenyan law.

He said that the law infringes basic rights of Kenyans such as right to fair trial and detention and also granted the  government power to revoke citizenship if it deemed necessary.

Orengo further argued that the law was passed in the wrong manner in parliament as some members were standing, which is in contravention of house standing orders.

Also, he stated that Kenyans were not allowed time to air their views on the laws.

The coalition named the people of Kenya and the government as respondents to the case.

President Uhuru Kenyatta has stated that in signing the law, the government has more power to deal with acts of terror and radicalization, which have hit the country hard in recent years.

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