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EP Number:  EP 2/2017 EP Electorate: Goroka Open
Date Lodged:  11-8-2017    At: Waigani    
Participants Judge Assigned: MakailJ
Petitioner: Bire Kimisopa     Represented by: Kolo & Associates Lawyers Declaration Date: 25-7-2017
1st Respondent: Henry Tutuwo Ame     Represented by: Filing Fee: K1,000.00
2nd Respondent: The Electoral Commission of Papua New Guinea     Represented by: Date: 10/08/2017
Other Respondents: Receipt:
Directions Hearing      
Date: 18-9-2017 Time: 9.30am Location: Waigani Judge: Makail, J
Date: 30-10-2017 Time: 9.30am Location: Waigani Judge: Makail, J
Status Conference      
Date: 11-12-2017 Time: Location: Waigani Judge: Makail, J
Date: 12 October 2017 Time: 9.30am Location: Waigani Judge: 
Date: 2-7-2019 Time: Location: Goroka Judge: Gavara-Nanu, J
Date of Decision: 2-7-2019      
Decision Details:
Other Information      
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Comments: The result of the court ordered recount which purportedly shows the first respondent as the winner is rejected. There will be a by election for the Goroka Open.
Petition Status: By Election..         Date Updated: 2-7-2019