Afghan Biographies

Behsudi, Zamen Ali

Name Behsudi, Zamen Ali
Ethnic backgr. Hazara
Date of birth 1939
Function/Grade Supreme Court Justice
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions:
Supreme Court Justice (20060730, 20091105), Behsudi's office term had expired in 2010 (20120530)

3. Biodata:
Justice Zamen Zaman Ali Behsudi Zamin Ali Behsudi is a Supreme Court member (20091105). Behsudi is the Head of the Commercial Bureau of the Supreme Court of Afghanistan

The lower house also passed a vote of no-confidence against six Supreme Court justices -- Chief Justice Abdul Salam Azimi and Justices Bahauddin Baha, Abdul Rashid Rashid, Zamin Ali Behsudi, Mohammad Omar Babrakzai and Maulvi Abdul Aziz. It also refused to give Attorney General Mohammad Ishaq a trust vote.(20110810)

Currently, the nine-member court is made up of the following justices:
Chief Justice Abdul Salam Azimi
Deputy Chief Justice Bahauddin Baha
Justice Abdul-Rasheed Rashid
Justice Gholam Nabi Nawai
Justice Zamen Ali Behsudi
Justice Mohammad Qasem
Justice Mohammad Alim Nasimi
Justice Mohammad Omar Barakzai

Last Modified 2012-05-30
Established 2009-11-05