SUPREME COURT OF MALI JUDICIAL BENCH 1st CIVIL DIVISION REPUBLIC OF MALI One People -One Goal - One Faith APPEAL FOR JUDICIAL REVIEW No. 046DU 08/02/2011 Decision No. 221 OF 05/9/2011 TYPE : Division of an Inheritance THE SUPREME COURT OF MALI During its ordinary public hearing of Monday Five Septemb er Two Thousand and Eleven, attended by ; Mr Etienne KENE, President of the Judicial Bench, Presiding Judge ; Madame KANTE Awa KOUYATE, Trial Judge at the Court Member Mr Bouraïma COULIBALY, Trial Judge at the Court; ; member; Mr Mody TRAORE, Assessor at the Supreme Court, Member Mr Ibrahima WADE, Assessor at the Court , Member In the presence of Mr Seydou DIOP State Prosecutor at the said Court acting as The State; Assisted by Maître Issa SAMAKE, Court Registrar ; Passed the following judgement : REGARDING THE APPEAL FOR JUDICIAL EVIEW filed by the heirs of late Ousmane DIARRA represented by Mariam DOUMBIA having as legal counsel (Barrister Tiécoura SAMAKE A ttorney at the Bamako Court) claimant on one hand; v. : Mme Kadidia DOUMBIA having as Legal Counsel ( Barrister Yacouba FOFANA - A ttorney ) respondent, on the other hand; Based on the report of Mr Bouraïma COULIBALY, Trial Judge at the Judicial Bench as well as the written and oral submissions of State Prosecutor Sydou DIOP ; After deliberating about this case in accordance with the law; AS CONCERNS PROCEDURAL MATTERS: MINDFUL of judicial review No. 32 of 08 February 2011 received at the Bamako Court of Appeal , filed by Barrister Tiécoura SAMAKE acting on behalf of the heirs of late Ousmane DIARRA against decision No. 466 of 28 July 2010 of the Bamako Court of Appeal at first instance to share an inheritance, pitting her clients against Madame Kadidia DOUMBIA.