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STATEMENT




JCIO 10/22

Date: 25 July 2022




STATEMENT FROM THE JUDICIAL CONDUCT

INVESTIGATIONS OFFICE



Polliner Chukwuma JP



A spokesperson for the Judicial Conduct Investigations Office said:


Mr Justice Keehan, on behalf of the Lord Chief Justice and with the Lord Chancellor’s agreement, has issued Mrs Polliner Chukwuma JP of the East London Local Justice Area with a formal warning for making a complaint against another magistrate in bad faith. In reaching their decision, they took into consideration that Mrs Chukwuma failed to accept responsibility for her actions.



ENDS




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