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JUSTICE

More Details On How A BodaBoda Tried To Save Lawyer Kimani & His Client Before They Were Murdered

Photo Courtesy. The brutal murder of human rights activist Lawyer Wilson Kimani, His Client, and their taxi driver shocked the entire nation especially after Details started to emerge of how the three were brutally murdered by five rogue officers from Syokimau police station. According to witness statements recorded at the High Court before judge Jessie Lessit, the three were abducted and held at Syokimau police station before they were removed and killed that night.

  25 days ago ago
More Details On How A BodaBoda Tried To Save Lawyer Kimani & His Client Before They Were Murdered

JUSTICE

Judge Jessie Lessit Sets Killer Master Onyancha Free As The Following Details Emerge

Judge Jessie Lessit has always been known for hearing several murder cases in at the high court. However, many have always claimed that she makes judgements that are partially unfair. This is based in the fact that she always puts emphasis on solid and sufficient evidence before making her ruling.

  6 months ago ago
Judge Jessie Lessit Sets Killer Master Onyancha Free As The Following Details Emerge

JUSTICE

Willie Kimani: After the Ordeal, Suspected Killers Hosted a Party.

On Friday, December 17, a police informer, the fifth accused in lawyer Willie Kimani's murder case, admitted that his earlier statement on the matter was made under duress. File image of lawyer Willy Kimani The prosecution cross-examined Peter Ngugi, who appeared before Justice Jessie Lessit for the second day, after he released details that he didn't even mention in his initial confession.

  29 days ago ago
Willie Kimani: After the Ordeal, Suspected Killers Hosted a Party.

JUSTICE

Updates; No-Nonsense Judge Jessie Lessit Acquits Controversial Serial Killer Suspect

Renown criminal matters judge Jessie Lessit has acquitted renown suspected serial killer Philip Onyancha in one of his murder cases. While issuing the ruling, the judge noted that the state through the prosecution did not give sufficient evidence that proved that that he was guilty in the case where he was accused of killing Jacqueline Chepngetich on May 30, 2008.

  6 months ago ago
Updates; No-Nonsense Judge Jessie Lessit Acquits Controversial Serial Killer Suspect

SOCIETY

Four Police Officers on the Spot Over Willie Kimani's Murder Following Judge Lessit's Ruling

High Court Judge Jessie Lessit recently put four law enforcers and one civilian to task over the slain lawyer Willie Kimani's murder case. The accused among them Peter Ngugi, Leonard Mwangi, Ms. Sylvia Wanjiku, and Fredrick Leliman were found guilty of Wille Kimani's murder, alongside his client Josphat Mwenda and their driver Joseph Muiruri who were murdered in June 2016.

  3 months ago ago
Four Police Officers on the Spot Over Willie Kimani's Murder Following Judge Lessit's Ruling

JUSTICE

The Killer Who Confessed Of Killing More Than 17 Women Finally Set Free By The High Court

Philip Onyancha, the killer who confessed to have killed 17 women between 2008 and 2009 has today been set free by the High Court. According to Judge Jessie Lessit, "There is no evidence that the accused (Onyancha) was the author of death of Jackline Chepngetich."

  6 months ago ago
The Killer Who Confessed Of Killing More Than 17 Women Finally Set Free By The High Court

POLITICS

Huge Blow To Mike Sonko as Court Gives Kananu Nod to Be Sworn In

Former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko suffered yet another blow on Friday after the appellate court in Nairobi dismissed his appeal of the High Court decision okaying his removal from office in December 2020. The decision by Justices Wanjiru Karanja, Jamila Mohammed and Jessie Lessit cleared the way for Anne Kananu’s ascension to the governorship, with the three judges saying nothing could stop the assumption to an office which is subject to litigation noting that in cases where a county official wins an impeachment petition, payment of damages would suffice.

  2 months ago ago
Huge Blow To Mike Sonko as Court Gives Kananu Nod to Be Sworn In

POLITICS

Court Of Appeal Throws Former Governor Sonko Under The Bus Clearing Kananu For Top City Job

Former Governor Sonko has dealt a major blow as the court of appeals slimmed his hopes for being reinstated as the governor for Nairobi county. This came after he filed a case against him impeachment by county assembly and the Senate. The appellate judges dismissed Sonko's application to stop Kananu's impeachment as they cleared her.

  2 months ago ago
Court Of Appeal Throws Former Governor Sonko Under The Bus Clearing Kananu For Top City Job

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Today's Newspapers Headline Reviews

Parties in One Kenya Alliance in a dilemma after recent joint activities ANC’s Mudavadi declares that he will be on the 2022 presidential ballot ANC, Wiper Ford Kenya and KANU yet to agree on flag bearer. Last witness, Chief Inspector Mwangi testifies before Justice Jessie Lessit Mwangi: Police radio call and paper bags placed two accused at the scene Lawyer Kimani, his client and a taxi driver were murdered in 2016

  4 months ago ago
Today's Newspapers Headline Reviews

JUSTICE

Justice Lessit: Four Cops And A Police Informer Have A Case To Answer In Willie Kimani Murder Case

Four Administration Police (APs) and a police informer in Willie Kimani murder case have been found with a case to answer. In a concise decision, Justice Jessie Lessit on Monday found cops Clement King'ori Mwangi, Fredrick Lelima, Leonard Mwangi, Silvia Wanjiku and Stephen Chebulet with a case to reply and put them on their defence.

  3 months ago ago
Justice Lessit: Four Cops And A Police Informer Have A Case To Answer In Willie Kimani Murder Case

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Lawyers Representing Kimani Murder Suspects Happy With Their Work

Lawyers representing the suspected killers of lawyer Willy Kimani now say that they put up a good legal fight  in the criminal trial against his clients after the prosecution closed its case against them. Cliff Ombeta who is representing Frederick Leliman and Stephen Cheburet said that he did his best to represent the two Police officers who are facing murder charges.

  4 months ago ago
Lawyers Representing Kimani Murder Suspects Happy With Their Work

JUSTICE

The Court Has Halted The Nullification of 23 laws Pending The Outcome of The November Ruling

The High Court has been performing crucial activities and rulings that's why it is being considered as the heart of Judiciary. The National Assembly scored a major victory on Tuesday when the Court of Appeal reinstated the 23 laws that had been invalidated by the Supreme Court last year.

  5 months ago ago
The Court Has Halted The Nullification of 23 laws Pending The Outcome of The November Ruling

JUSTICE

"The Accused Have a Prima Facie Case" Judge Rules Over Lawyer Kimani and Two Other Murder Trial

On Monday morning, Lady Justice Jessie Lessit ruled that the four accused in the murder of Lawyer Willie Kimani and two other person's have a case to answer. According to Justice Lessit, sitting at Milimani Law Court made the decision after going through all evidences brought before her.

  3 months ago ago

JUSTICE

Another Twist in Philip Onyancha, a self-confessed Murderer Whom High Court Set Free

Phillip Onyancha has been trending in Kenya in the past few days. The High Court released him, 13 years later after he confessed to having killed 18 women. He has been released because the police could not provide "SUFFICIENT EVIDENCE". Even after self confessing, the Courts wanted the police to do more.

  6 months ago ago
Another Twist in Philip Onyancha, a self-confessed Murderer Whom High Court Set Free

JUSTICE

Serial Killer Phillip Onyancha Set Free After 10 Years In Prison Amidst Two Pending Charges

Suspected serial killer Phillip Onyacha has been set free after spending over 10 years in prison Onyancha was acquitted in one of the murder cases he was facing. The High court through Trial Judge Jesse Lesit on Thursday morning, July 8, ruled that the police did not carry out proper investigations thereby acquitting Onyancha.

  6 months ago ago
Serial Killer Phillip Onyancha Set Free After 10 Years In Prison Amidst Two Pending Charges

JUSTICE

Suspected Serial Killer Acquitted Of One Murder Citing Lack Of Proper Investigation

The high court of Kenya has ordered for the release of suspected serial killer Philip Onyancha after eleven years if being behind bars. According to the high court judge Jessie Lessit have issued that order because the police failed to do a proper investigations which led to the case lacking tangible evidence hence could not continue.

  6 months ago ago
Suspected Serial Killer Acquitted Of One Murder Citing Lack Of Proper Investigation

JUSTICE

Self-confessed Philip Onyancha Freed Due To The Following Reasons

Self-confessed serial killer Philip Onyancha has been saved from the death penalty in one of the three murder cases he was facing for lack of evidence.This was after he was accused for the murder of a woman in May 2008. Justice Jessie Lessit ruled that the prosecution failed to prove beyond reasonable doubt Onyancha murdered Jackline Chepngetich on May 30, 2008, at her apartment in Mount Kenya building along Kombo Munyiri road in Nairobi.Justice Lessit said although Onyancha may have been condemned based on his earlier confessions, he also deserves to be given his right to freedom irrespective of what is he is believed to have done.

  6 months ago ago
Self-confessed Philip Onyancha Freed Due To The Following Reasons

JUSTICE

Four Police Officers And Informer Charged With Murder

High court has ruled out that the five accused persons of which four of the suspects are police officers and a civilian have a case to answer in the murder of lawyer Willie Kimani, his client Josephat Mwenda and their driver Joseph Muiruri. Mavoko judge justice Jessie Lessit ruled out that he was convinced after going through all the evidence provided by the prosecution.

  3 months ago ago
Four Police Officers And Informer Charged With Murder

JUSTICE

Big Win For Family Of Willy Kimani As Justice Lessit Finally Makes Her Ruling Against 4 Rogue Police

Photo Courtesy. Five years have passed since human rights lawyer Willie Kimani Kinuthia alongside his client Josephat Mwenda and taxi driver Joseph Muiruri were abducted and murder by unknown people. Four police officers were arrested and taken to court in a case that has dragged for years. There were fears that the ascension of Justice Jessie Lessit to the Court of Appeal could threaten the case and could lead to further delay of the case.

  3 months ago ago
Big Win For Family Of Willy Kimani As Justice Lessit Finally Makes Her Ruling Against 4 Rogue Police

JUSTICE

4 Police Officers in Willy Kimani Murder to Face Trial.

Four police officers and a police informer who are said to have implicated the murder of lawyer Willy Kimani have been charged in a court law and now they have a case to answer this is according to the ruling made on Monday, September 20, by Justice Jessie Lessit, who found the officers had a case to answer in relation to the murders of lawyer Kimani, his client Josephat Mwenda and taxi driver Joseph Muiruri.

  3 months ago ago
4 Police Officers in Willy Kimani Murder to Face Trial.