Functions and Jurisdiction of Sindh Coal Authority and Special Initiatives

Mr. Justice Qazi Faez Isa in his judgment has decided the issue regarding functions and jurisdiction of Sindh Coal Authority and Special Initiatives Department, Government of Sindh in Suo Moto Case No. 19 of 2016. 1. Through an anonymous complaint serious allegations were made against the Sindh Coal Authority (hereinafter “the Authority”) and the Energy Read more about Functions and Jurisdiction of Sindh Coal Authority and Special Initiatives[…]

Appeals filed at Wrong Forum, Limitation and Condonation of Delay

Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar in his order has decided the issue regarding appeals filed at wrong forum, limitation and condonation of delay in Civil Appeals No. 2564 of 2001 etc. 1. Through these matters we have been called upon to answer the question as to whether the time spent in pursuing an appeal before Read more about Appeals filed at Wrong Forum, Limitation and Condonation of Delay[…]

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[…]

Bahria Town is Restrained from Undertaking Development Activities

Mr. Justice Amir Hani Muslim and Mr. Justice Mushir Alam have passed order and Bahria Town is restrained from undertaking development activities in C.M.A No. 376-K of 2014 etc in SMC No. 16 of 2011. 1. The Prosecutor General, NAB, has filed interim report dated 25.07.2016 (confidential), alongwith a copy of the survey report dated 20.07.2016, prepared by Read more about Bahria Town is Restrained from Undertaking Development Activities[…]

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[…]

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[…]

Suspension of GEO TV Program for Three Days by PEMRA

Mr. Justice Dost Muhammad Khan in his judgment has decided the issue regarding suspension of GEO TV program for three days by PEMRA in Civil Petition No. 2117 of 2016. 1. At the very outset, the learned counsel for the parties agreed that let the main CPLA be decided in the following terms: (i) That Read more about Suspension of GEO TV Program for Three Days by PEMRA[…]

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[…]

Cancellation of Newspaper Declaration

Mr. Justice Faisal Zaman Khan in his judgment has decided the issue regarding cancellation of newspaper declaration under Press Newspaper Agencies and Registration of Books Ordinance 2002, in Press Civil Appeal No. 651 of 2016. 1. This appeal under Section 20 of the Press Newspaper Agencies and Registration of Books Ordinance, 2002 (Ordinance) is directed Read more about Cancellation of Newspaper Declaration[…]

Necessity of Procedural Justice in Disciplinary Proceedings

Mr. Justice Shahid Waheed in his judgment has decided the issue regarding necessity of procedural justice in disciplinary proceedings in Service Appeal No. 25 of 2011. 1. This appeal arises from the disciplinary proceedings which were initiated against the appellant under the provisions of the Punjab Civil Servants (Efficiency & Discipline) Rules ,1999. In these Read more about Necessity of Procedural Justice in Disciplinary Proceedings[…]