Media Release – CCJ Rules that the Guyana Court of Appeal’s Judgment and CEO’s Report were Invalid

8 Jul 2020

In a judgment delivered today, the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) ruled that the judgment handed down by the Guyana Court of Appeal on 22 June 2020, which judgment was used by the Chief Election Officer (CEO) to invalidate over 100,000 votes, was invalid. The Court also decided that, as a consequence, the 23 June 2020 report of the Chief Election Officer was also invalid. The CCJ’s judgment was a unanimous one to which all the sitting Judges contributed.

Access the full media release here: Media release 17_2020