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Lawyer murdered near Pakistan Chowk

A lawyer was shot dead by unidentified people near Pakistan Chowk on Friday. He was identified as Kausar Zaidi. Separately, robbers killed a man near Mosamiat Chowrangi on University Road while attempting

Is it so easy to sexually harass female lawyers?

Lahore High Court (LHC) Justice Azmat Saeed expressed sorrow on the maltreatment of young female lawyers, including sexual harassment by their senior colleagues, and said lady lawyers should focus on “professional capacity

Tone Down, lawyers tell US

Lawyers staged a protest against US threats to Pakistan on Wednesday. A large number of lawyers, carrying banners and placards, marched from the Lahore High Court Bar Association (LHCBA) to the GPO

Lawyers condemn female lawyer’s murder

Lawyers boycotted court proceedings in the subordinate judiciary on Monday demanding arrest of the murderers of 37-year-old female lawyer Anjum Akbar who was shot dead by unidentified motorcyclists on Saturday near the

Another lawyer abandons govt ship in NRO plea

ISLAMABAD – After senior lawyer Kamal Azfar was withdrawn as counsel for the government in a review petition against the Supreme Court (SC)’s verdict on the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO), Advocate-on-Record (AOR) Raja Abdul Ghafoor has also submitted an application seeking withdrawal, to be considered by the 17-member full court scheduled to resume hearing on the petition today (Monday).
Ghafoor’s application is likely to be accepted, and the new AOR Zafar Abbas Naqvi

Lawyer seeks proceedings against judge for ordering Davis’ release

LAHORE – The Lahore High Court’s inspection team member (MIT) sent on Thursday an application to the chief justice, seeking proceedings against Additional District and Sessions judge Muhammad Yousaf Aojla for releasing CIA contractor Raymond Davis in double murder of two Pakistanis.
The MIT referred the case to chief justice in response to an application filed by Barrister Javed Iqbal Jaffrey who accused AD&SJ Aojla of acquitting Davis in an unusual manner and against the rules.