Jassim Muhammad Abboud, the head of Iraq’s Federal Supreme Court, the highest judicial authority, confirmed on Thursday that the decision to terminate the membership of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Muhammad al-Halbousi, is binding on all authorities and is not subject to legal appeal.
Abboud stated in a statement addressed to the government agency “INA” , to the effect that “the decision to terminate the membership of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Muhammad Rekan Al-Halbousi, and Representative Laith Al-Dulaimi, is now binding on all authorities, in accordance with Article 94 of the Constitution.”
He emphasized that “this judgment is not susceptible to any methods of legal appeal,” and that “the Federal Court is qualified to evaluate such varied circumstances in line with Article
The Federal Supreme Court ruled the day before yesterday, Tuesday, to terminate the membership of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Muhammad Al-Halbousi, based on a “forgery” case brought by Representative Laith Al-Dulaimi.
Following the court’s verdict, Al-Halbousi stated in a speech to the House of Representatives, as reported by Shafaq News Agency, that “there are those who seek to fragment the political components of society.”