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JCP recommends Justice Bhatti for LHC CJ’s submit

ISLAMABAD: The Judicial Fee of Pakistan (JCP) has unanimously really useful the title of Justice Muhammad Ameer Bhatti for the submit of the Lahore Excessive Courtroom chief justice. Incumbent LHC CJ Justice Muhammad Qasim Khan is retiring on July 5. The nomination of Justice Bhatti as the brand new LHC CJ was thought of in a gathering of the JCP summoned by Chief Justice of Pakistan Gulzar Ahmed on Thursday. Learn extra: JCP asked to appoint females as superior courts’ judges Justice Bhatti turned an extra LHC decide on March 12, 2011 and can retire on March 7, 2024. At the moment, he's a senior puisne decide within the LHC. Justice Bhatti was additionally a member of the bench which had quashed the particular bench proceedings in a treason case in opposition to former navy ruler Perv...
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LHC directs govt to ascertain ‘Particular Islamic Board’

LAHORE: Lahore Excessive Courtroom (LHC) chief justice Muhammad Qasim Khan on Wednesday directed the federal authorities to represent a ‘Particular Islamic Board’ for restraining controversial, amended and un-Islamic content material on social media. The province’s prime choose was listening to a matter throughout which the petitioner had filed a petition via advocate Bilal Riaz Sheikh, searching for instructions to involved quarters to restrain the Ahmadi sect from importing and spreading content material on social media. CJ Khan additionally directed the federal government to establish the web sites, internet hosting or importing Islamic content material, as genuine or un-authentic with the intention to higher inform folks on the content material. The chief justice directed the feder...
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LHC suspends discover for audit of Jahangir Tareen’s sugar mills

PTI politician and industrialist Jahangir Khan Tareen. — Photograph courtesy Twitter/@JahangirKTareenLHC suspends operation of discover by FBR for audit of Jahangir Tareen's sugar mills.Tareen's counsel says FBR now not empowered to do audit of mills after lapse of 5 12 months interval in September 2020.Court docket points notices and seeks replies from the FBR chairman and different respondents.LAHORE: The Lahore Excessive Court docket (LHC) on Tuesday suspended operation of a discover by the Federal Board of Income (FBR) for an audit of JDW Sugar Mills owned by PTI politician and industrialist Jahangir Khan Tareen.Justice Raheel Kamran handed the orders on a petition filed by the JDW Sugar Mills, difficult FBR's discover for its audit of the 2015 interval.The petitioner's counsel a...
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LHC declares Toshakhana Process Guidelines extremely vires

LAHORE: Lahore Excessive Courtroom Chief Justice Muhammad Qasim Khan declared “extremely vires” the Toshakhana Process Guidelines with an commentary that discriminatory conduct couldn't be tolerated at any price. The chief justice directed the federal government to legislate and make guidelines following worldwide requirements. “The basic rights shouldn't be ignored whereas making guidelines and introducing laws.” Because the proceedings commenced, the CJ got here down arduous on the officers of the armed forces and bureaucrats for acquiring state presents on low cost charges within the garb of Toshakhana Process Guidelines. Petitioner’s counsel Adnan Ahmad Paracha argued that the officers of armed forces and bureaucrats are being facilitated whereas the widespread man is being deprive...
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Politicians’ cases stay in limelight

LAHORE: The courts within the Punjab capital remained on the centre of public consideration through the previous month amid proceedings and verdicts within the cases of some political leaders. The month of April and the primary week of May proved to be opportune for some leaders concerned within the cases, whereas some others appeared dejected. The main target of media consideration remained on the Lahore Excessive Court docket, banking courts, district and classes courts the place the cases of some leaders of the ruling in addition to opposition events have been heard. The LHC and banking courtroom heard cases associated to PTI’s disgruntled chief Jahangir Tareen and PML-N’s Mian Shehbaz Sharif, Rana Sanalullah and others. On one hand, leaders of the PTI delivered fiery speeches outdo...
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Govt seeks early SC listening to in opposition to LHC resolution to let Shahbaz fly overseas

PML-N President and Chief of the Opposition within the Nationwide Meeting Shahbaz Sharif. — File photographAuthorities requests SC if the listening to of the case is delayed additional, then it will result in an "irreparable loss".In keeping with the tenets of justice, the listening to ought to be held on the earliest, says authorities.LHC had given Shahbaz Sharif "one-time" permission on medical grounds to fly overseas for therapy.The federal authorities has filed a petition within the Supreme Courtroom in search of an early listening to of the Lahore Excessive Courtroom's resolution to permit PML-N President Shahbaz Sharif to leave the nation for medical therapy.Within the petition, the federal government requested the SC that if the listening to of the case is delayed additional,...
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Shehbaz Sharif information contempt of courtroom petition in LHC

Shehbaz Sharif approaches LHC after he was stopped from flying overseas.The PML-N president maintains that the immigration officers violated courtroom orders.He was offloaded from a Doha-bound flight on May 8.LAHORE: President of the Pakistan Muslim League-N Shehbaz Sharif submitted a contempt of courtroom petition within the Lahore Excessive Courtroom on Monday, after he was prevented from leaving the nation regardless of courtroom orders.On May 8, Sharif, who can be the chief of the Opposition within the Nationwide Meeting, was to board a flight to Qatar when he was stopped by immigration officers on the Lahore airport. Sharif was advised his title was nonetheless on a no-fly record titled, the Provisional Nationwide Identification Record (PNIL). On Monday, the federal government ...
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LHC grants pre-arrest bail to PML-N’s Rana Sanaullah

LAHORE: The Lahore Excessive Court docket (LHC) on Monday granted pre-arrest bail to Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Punjab President Rana Sanaullah within the belongings past means case. A division bench, headed by Justice Muhammad Sarfraz Dogar, granted bail after Nationwide Accountability Bureau (NAB) failed to determine its case in opposition to the previous provincial regulation minister. Sanaullah had filed a bail plea in an inquiry initiated by NAB within the case. He had questioned how a matter of buying belongings might be investigated by two separate departments with two completely different allegations. Because the proceedings commenced, particular NAB prosecutor Syed Faisal Raza Bukhari argued {that a} drug smuggling case was registered in opposition to Sanaullah in Ju...