IHC orders bullet proof car for Iftikhar Chaudhary

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) has directed the government to immediately provide a bulletproof car to former Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry on Wednesday, Geo News reported.

IHC judge Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui heard the petition pertaining to security of former Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Chaudhry and was filed by Advocate Sheikh . . . → Read More: IHC orders bullet proof car for Iftikhar Chaudhary

Musharraf summoned by Sindh High Court, hearing on 3rd April

The Sindh High Court on Friday issued a notice summoning former president Pervez Musharraf in the May 12, 2007, Karachi violence case, Express News reported.

The court ordered that the summon notice be printed in London’s newspapers. The hearing of the case will take place on April 3, 2012.

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SC nominates 2 judges to head commissions

ISLAMABAD - On the formal request of the government, Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry nominated on Monday Justice Javed Iqbal and Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, both judges of the Supreme Court (SC), as presidents of the inquiry commissions on the Abbottabad incident and the murder of journalist Saleem Shahzad, respectively.

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OBL commission – govt writes to CJP

The government has written a letter to Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry asking to nominate a Supreme Court judge to head an inquiry commission tasked with investigating May 2 US Abbottabad raid that killed Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden (OBL), Geo News reported.

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Judiciary’s regulatory role misperceived: Chief Justice

It is often misunderstood that the judiciary takes action against measures taken by the executive, but it is the constitution which provides this important role to the judiciary for regulating the state machinery, Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry said on Sunday. He was addressing the concluding session of the three-day National Judicial Conference.

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