The Judicial Commission of Pakistan concluded its meeting on July 28 without approving any names for elevation to the Supreme Court after a majority of members rejected nominations of all five judges, sources said.
Bar councils and associations have called for constitutional amendments in Article 175-A and Article 209 to allow equal representation of all the stake holders in the process of appointment and removal of judges in the country.
The Supreme Court has set aside ruling of Punjab Assembly Deputy Speaker Dost Mazari, declaring Pervaiz Elahi to be the elected chief minister of Punjab.
سپریم کورٹ کے سینئر جج جسٹس فائز عیسی نے چیف جسٹس لکھے خط میں پانچ ججوں کو تعیناتی کے لئے بلاۓ گے جوڈیشل کمیشن کے اجلاس ملتوی کرنے کی استدعا کی ہے. خط میں کہا گیا ہے کہ چیف جسٹس آئین کی خلاف ورزی کرتے ہوئے جوڈیشل کمیشن اور اپنے نامزد امیدواروں کی تضحیک نہ کریں
CCPO Lahore has formed a JIT to probe the high-profile assassination of Ashraf Rahi, secretary of the Punjab Bar Council. Rahi had been following cases of fake law degrees.
سابق سینیٹر فرحت الله بابر کے مطابق کچھ ادارے جبری گمشدگیوں کو قانونی جواز فراہم کرنا چاہتے ہیں کیوں کہ اب یہ معاملہ زبان زد عام ہے اور ادارے چاہتے ہیں کہ ان کو لوگوں کو لاپتا کرنے کا سرٹیفکیٹ پارلیمنٹ سے مل جاے.
Jurists have opposed a Supreme Court judge’s suggestion that parliamentarians should consider broadening the scope of Article 6 to avert any constitutional crisis.
IHC has directed PM Shehbaz Sharif to appear before the court on September 9 if the federal government fails to produce missing persons listed in a petition.
The SC has declared a juvenile accused of a heinous crime has the right to be released on bail if the trial does not conclude in six months, clarifying that said period begins from the date of arrest.
Legal and political experts are of the view that the LHC’s verdict regarding Punjab CM elections could lead to another constitutional crisis in the province.