President Biden nominates first Muslim woman to serve as federal judge
What happened: President Biden announced eight judicial nominations on Jan 19, which included Nusrat Jehan Choudhury, the first Muslim woman to be appointed to the
Lawyers threaten to boycott all court proceedings in protest against Justice Ayesha Malik’s elevation
What happened: On Jan 3, Superior bar representatives threatened to boycott all court hearings against the meeting of Judicial Commission of Pakistan on Jan 6.
Five times when the legal system let Pakistanis down
1.Clause for the chemical castration of rapists was dropped after Council of Islamic Ideology opposed it Chemical castration: On November 19, The Council of Islamic
Consumer Judge in Mandi Bahaudin tortured by lawyers for convicting the DC, AC
What happened: The argument between a consumer judge and district administration officers in Mandi Bahauddin turned ugly on Tuesday. A group of lawyers allegedly thrashed