The Land Court 2 has cautioned and discharged the Assin North Member of Parliament (MP), Ken Agyapong in the matter of the contempt case brought against him by a High Court judge, Amos Wuntah Wuni, GhanaNewsPage.Com has gathered.
Mr Agyapong is alleged to have “insulted” the judge and, by extension, the court in an ongoing land case.
On Wednesday, 2 September, 2020 the vociferous lawmaker is said to have been angered by the judge’s decision to pass judgment in an ongoing case without his knowledge.
Mr Agyapong is alleged to have “scandalised” and “threatened” the court on Accra-based NET2 TV.
The judge issued a warrant for Mr Agyapong to appear before the court on Monday, September 14 at 10:00 am to “show cause why he should not be severely punished for contempt if the matters are proven against him to the satisfaction of the Court”.
The court after hearing various pleadings from the Lawyers of the vociferous MP cautioned and discharged him of the contempt charges.