Sri Lanka Chief Justice says her life is in danger
16 January 2013 Last updated at 04:37 GMT
Sri Lanka's first ever female Chief Justice has said her life is in danger after President Mahinda Rajapaksa's government evicted her from office and swore in a replacement.
Parliament had declared Shirani Bandaranayake guilty of corruption, but she has denied wrongdoing.
Charles Haviland reports from Colombo.