Friday November 26, 2021

IHC Rejects Contempt Of Court Petition Against Shahid Khaqan And Maryam Nawaz

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Islamabad: Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday rejected a petition to initiate contempt of court action against Shahid Khaqan Abbassi and Maryam Nawaz for allegedly scandalizing the judiciary.

Athar Minallah, Chief Justice of the IHC heard the petition to initiate contempt of court action against Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, leaders Shahid Khaqan Abbassi and vice-president Maryam Nawaz.

Athar Minallah declared the petition inadmissible and rejected any legal action against former premier Shahid Khaqan Abbassi and Maryam Nawaz.

It is pertinent to mention here that today the CJ IHC had reserved the verdict of this petition.

A petition had been filed in the IHC to initiate the contempt of court action against Shahid Khaqan Abbassi and Maryam Nawaz for scandalizing former chief justice Saqib Nisar.

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