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Scuffling lawyers demand ban on Geo, ARY

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LAHORE: Chanting slogans and scuffling with each other, some of the lawyers demanded ban on two television channels at the Lahore High Court Bar Association here on Monday. Lahore High Court Bar Association had convened a meeting on how the judiciary could be saved from all maligning attempts against it. When LHCBA President Shafqat Chohan […]

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Lawyers continue strike against murder of Rashid Rahman

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FAISALABAD: Members of the District Bar Association on Friday observed a complete strike against the murder of Rashid Rahman, advocate. The strike was observed on the appeal of Punjab Bar Council. DBA Secretary Ejaz Ahmad expressed concern over the killing of lawyers in Rawalpindi, Multan and other places and appealed to the government to make […]

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Action against Geo to cause anarchy: SCBA

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KARACHI: The Supreme Court Bar Association has called a meeting on Saturday in the wake of the Defence Ministry’s application against Geo. In a statement here, SCBA President Kamran Murtaza said any action against Geo would cause anarchy. He said the dispute should be resolved amicably as it was in the interest of Pakistan. He […]

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Journalists unanimous in upholding media ethics

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By: Ashraf Ansari Islamabad: At a seminar on media ethics and court reporting, senior journalists and lawyers agreed that there was urgent need to abide by the professional norms by media, lawyers and other professionals in fulfilment of national imperatives. Islamabad High Court Bar Association organised the seminar in collaboration with Press Council of Pakistan […]

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Pakistan Bar Council, Press Council of Pakistan to provide media-persons legal aid

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ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) and Press Council of Pakistan (PCP) have agreed to work together as strategic partners to provide legal aid to media persons at all levels. PCP Chairman Raja M Shafqat Khan Abbasi and Vice Chairman, Pakistan Bar Council, Akhtar Hussain have signed a MoU in this regard here on Friday. […]

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