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Statistics acquired from the Supreme Court shows that 6037 civil cases were filed for 2008. Of those, 4,448 were concluded, leaving 1,589 pending.The remaining cases will be added to the 21,366 civil cases backlog which existed at the end of 2007.There is also a backlog in the Court of Appeal as it relates to matters in both the civil and criminal jurisdictions.According to the Supreme Court’s annual report for 2007,China Jerseys, in its criminal jurisdiction 23 appeals were filed in 2007, to which must be added 38 pending from 2006. Of this number, 10 were concluded leaving 51 pending for 2008.In its civil jurisdiction,Wholesale Jerseys Outlet, 133 appeals were filed in 2007, to which must be added 422 pending from 2006, making a total of 555. Of this number,Cheap Jerseys From China, 35 were concluded leaving 520 pending for 2008.Of the pending 422 civil appeals, 22 were to be uplifted by Attorneys-at-law for the Appellants to prepare and file the respective Records of Appeal. Fifteen are awaiting the Records of Appeal to be filed; 13 are waiting for records to be settled and 24 are awaiting fixtures.There were 42 Chamber Applications filed in 2007, to which must be added 3 pending from 2006. Of this number 10 were concluded; 35 remain pending for 2008.In 2007,China NFL Jerseys, 28 complaints were filed against attorneys-at-law by clients for hearing before the Legal Practitioners’ Committee (LPC). To this number was added the pending 40 matters from 2006, making a total of six complaints to be heard.Of this number 16 were completed, eight of which are to be written and sent to the Chancellor and the Attorney General for disciplinary action to be taken. There was a pending backlog of five complaints to be heard in 2008.Senior Counsel, Bernard De Santos, told this newspaper that there are many contributory factors as it relates to backlog.According to him, a lot of the pending cases are either abandoned,Cheap NHL Jerseys China, the parties are dead or people settled the cases on their own.He contended that the number of pending cases would be significantly reduced if such cases were to be removed from the list.De Santos said that there are not enough judges. However, he said that this is not the main contributing factor. He believes that the main contributing factor is lack of coordination.Also,Wholesale Jerseys, he added that Guyanese are litigious and they sometimes take some of the most ridiculous cases before the courts.He noted that some judges recently embarked on a campaign to rid the system of dead cases and a number of these were disposed of that way. “The backlog is something to worry about. It can be tackled but it will require all the stakeholders’ participation.”He said that the backlog in the Court of Appeal is also due to lack of coordination.Attorney-at-Law, Basil Williams contends that there is need for more judges in the High Court to tackle the backlog. “Members have long been overtaken by these cases. If there is a shortage of judges there is going to be a backlog problem.”However, he added that before there can be more judges there needs to be better remunerative packages.“If you make the remunerative packages and conditions more attractive people would readily go to the bench.”According to him, Guyanese are very litigious and the manpower to deal with it does not currently exist in the courts.He also said that 12 judges are not enough. There is need for about 18 judges, he said.
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