Out of Turn Promotions of Punjab Police

Mr. Justice Amir Hani Muslim in his judgment has decided the issue regarding out of turn promotions of Punjab Police through judgments of Tribunals, High Courts and Supreme Court in Civil Misc. Application No. 687 of 2017 etc. 1. These matters emanate out of two reported judgments of this Court, i.e. Contempt Proceedings against Chief Read more about Out of Turn Promotions of Punjab Police[…]

Report of Commission on Safe Drinking Water Supply, Sewerage and Solid Waste Management Services in the Province of Sindh

Mr. Justice Amir Hani Muslim in his judgment has ordered upon report of commission on safe drinking water supply, sewerage and solid waster management services in the Province of Sindh in Constitutional Petition No. 38 of 2016. 1. This Petition is filed by a practicing lawyer praying for the following reliefs: “i. Take a serious Read more about Report of Commission on Safe Drinking Water Supply, Sewerage and Solid Waste Management Services in the Province of Sindh[…]

Placement of Name on Credit Information Bureau (CIB) List

Mr. Justice Shams Mehmood Mirza in his judgment has decided the issue regarding placement of name on Credit Information Bureau (CIB) list of State Bank of Pakistan in Writ Petition No. 23690 of 2011. 1. This writ petition calls into question the placing of the name of the petitioner on the list of Credit Information Read more about Placement of Name on Credit Information Bureau (CIB) List[…]

Filing of Application by Advocate without Power of Attorney

Mr. Justice Shahid Bilal Hassan in his judgment has decided the issue regarding filing of application by advocate without power of attorney or memorandum of appearance in Writ Petition No. 4299 of 2016. 1. Facts necessary for disposal of the instant constitutional petition are as such that petitioner instituted a suit for possession through declaration Read more about Filing of Application by Advocate without Power of Attorney[…]

Policy Decision Concerning Setting Up New Sugar Mills in Punjab

Mr. Justice Qazi Faez Isa in his judgment has decided the issue of policy decision concerning setting up new sugar mills in Punjab and/or expanding the existing ones in Civil Appeals No. 1242 of 2013 etc. 1. Through a common judgment dated 26th February 2013 of the Lahore High Court at Lahore a number of Read more about Policy Decision Concerning Setting Up New Sugar Mills in Punjab[…]

Second Marriage of Mother and Custody of Minor

Mr. Justice Mirza Viqas Rauf in his judgment has decided the issue regarding second marriage of mother and custody of minor in Writ Petition No. 3149 of 2014. 1. Mst. Hifsa Naseer petitioner, through instant petition, assails the vires of judgment dated 09th of October, 2014, whereby the learned Additional District Judge, Gujar Khan, while Read more about Second Marriage of Mother and Custody of Minor[…]

Vires of Provincial Duty under Commerce Clause – Article 151 of 1973 Constitution

Mr. Justice Shahid Karim in his judgment has decided the issue regarding challenge to vires of provincial duty under commerce clause – Article 151 of 1973 Constitution in Writ Petition No. 24811 of 2015. 1. This petition under Article 199 of the Constitution of Islamic Republic of Pakistan, 1973 (Constitution) lays a challenge to the Read more about Vires of Provincial Duty under Commerce Clause – Article 151 of 1973 Constitution[…]

Maintainability of Constitutional Petition against Public Sector Universities

Mr. Justice Abid Aziz Sheikh in his judgment has decided the issue regarding maintainability of constitutional petition against public sector universities in Writ Petition No. 3363 of 2014. 1. This order will decide preliminary objection raised by respondents to the maintainability of instant constitutional petition as well as W.P.No.24245 of 2015, W.P.No.33902 of 2015, W.P.No.7958 Read more about Maintainability of Constitutional Petition against Public Sector Universities[…]

Disciplinary Proceedings, Death of Employee and Pensionary Benefits

Mr. Justice Faisal Zaman Khan in his judgment has decided the issue regarding disciplinary proceedings, death of employee and pensionary benefits in Writ Petition No. 16949 of 2014. 1. Through this petition order dated 30.05.2014 passed by respondent No.2 (Impugned order) has been assailed, by virtue of which petitioner has been deprived of service benefits Read more about Disciplinary Proceedings, Death of Employee and Pensionary Benefits[…]

Nature of Income Support Levy (Fee or Tax) under Income Support Levy Act 2013

Mr. Justice Shahid Karim in his judgment has decided the issue regarding nature of income support levy (fee or tax) under Income Support Levy Act 2013 in Writ Petition No. 19763 of 2013. 1. This petition under Article 199 of the Constitution of Islamic Republic of Pakistan, 1973 (Constitution) invites this Court to hold upon Read more about Nature of Income Support Levy (Fee or Tax) under Income Support Levy Act 2013[…]