Application of Punitive Laws on Matters Triable in Civil and Criminal Jurisdictions

Mr. Justice Qazi Muhammad Amin Ahmed in his judgment has decided the issue regarding application of punitive laws on matters triable in civil and criminal jurisdictions in Criminal Revision No. 94 of 2016. 1. Impugned herein is order dated 11-4-2016 whereby a Justice of Peace at Rawalpindi directed Station House Officer Police Station Airport Rawalpindi Read more about Application of Punitive Laws on Matters Triable in Civil and Criminal Jurisdictions[…]

Registration of FIR under Pakistan Penal Code and Jurisdiction of Banking Court

Mr. Justice Shahid Karim in his judgment has decided the issue regarding registration of FIR under Pakistan Penal Code and jurisdiction of Banking Court in view of Financial Institutions (Recovery of Finances) Ordinance 2001 in Writ Petition No. 33423 of 2013. 1. This judgment shall deal with two categories of cases. In the first category, we Read more about Registration of FIR under Pakistan Penal Code and Jurisdiction of Banking Court[…]

Registration of Second FIR

Mr. Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali in his judgment has decided the issue regarding Registration of second FIR in Criminal Appeal No. 424 of 2015. 1. Through this appeal by leave of the Court, the appellants have invoked jurisdiction of this Court against the judgment dated 20.08.2015 in Criminal Miscellaneous Quashment No.42 of 2010, passed by learned Read more about Registration of Second FIR[…]

Provisions for Ex-officio Justice of Peace regarding Registration of FIR

Mr. Justice Manzoor Ahmad Malik in his seperate note has laid the provisions for Ex-officio Justice of Peace regarding registration of FIR and investigations in Civil Appeals No. 1491 of 2013 etc. 1. I have had the privilege of going through the erudite judgment rendered by my learned brother Hon’ble Mr. Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan. Read more about Provisions for Ex-officio Justice of Peace regarding Registration of FIR[…]

Quasi Judicial Functions – Justice of Peace and Vires of Sections 22A & 25 Cr.PC

Mr. Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan in his judgment has decided the issue regarding quasi judicial functions – Justice of Peace and vires of sections 22A & 25 Cr.PC in Civil Appeals No. 1491 of 2013 etc. 1. Though the appellants and the petitioners in many cases voiced their individual grievances against the orders directing or refusing Read more about Quasi Judicial Functions – Justice of Peace and Vires of Sections 22A & 25 Cr.PC[…]

Legal Status of Anti-Corruption Inquiry prior to FIR Registration

Mrs. Justice Erum Sajad Gull in her judgment has decided the issue regarding legal status of anti-corruption inquiry prior to FIR registration in Writ Petition No. 5568 of 2014. 1. Through this writ petition, the petitioner has prayed that the respondent No2 (Circle Officer, Anti-Corruption Establishment, Pakpattan Sharif), respondent No.3 (Director Anti-Corruption Establishment, Sahiwal) and Read more about Legal Status of Anti-Corruption Inquiry prior to FIR Registration[…]