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ATC told India has appointed JC head

Federal Investigation Agency’s (FIA) prosecutors on Tuesday told Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) Rawalpindi, conducting the hearing of seven accused charged with involvement in Mumbai attacks, that the Indian Supreme Court had appointed

Govt told to appoint new law minister for JC moot

ISLAMABAD – Following Dr Babar Awan’s resignation as federal law minister, Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry asked the government on Thursday to fill the vacant ministerial slot to ensure that the Law Ministry was represented at the Judicial Commission (JC)’s meeting on Saturday. The CJP, who is also chairman of the JC, ordered that Awan’s resignation be brought to the notice of principal secretaries of the president and prime minister, as well as the cabinet

PC rejected judges’ extension on JC reservations, SC told

ISLAMABAD – The Supreme Court (SC) was told on Tuesday that the reasons given by the Parliamentary Committee (PC) for rejecting a year-long extension in the services of six additional judges of the Lahore High Court (LHC) and Sindh High Court (SHC) were allegedly based upon the reservations of one of the members of the Judicial Commission (JC).
A four-member SC bench comprising Justice Mahmood Akhtar Shahid Siddiqui, Justice Jawwad S Khawaja, Justice Khilji Arif Hussain and