Tag Archives: 21st amendment

The Lords And Their Lordships

The Lords And Their Lordships Judicial activism is a common slogan in most democratic nations around the globe. To uphold the dichotomy of power the judiciary must be bold, independent and free

Beyond Morality And Legality

Beyond Morality And Legality “Piety and moral conduct construct the countries and prolong the ages” says Imam Jafar Sadiq. Moral intellectualism is a view according to which genuine moral knowledge must take

The Devil and The Deep Blue Sea

The Devil and The Deep Blue Sea The TV’s talking heads are dizzy with excitement: the sun’s boiling, the signs are ominous, and the judges are battening down – decision time approaches.

Establishment of Military Courts Upheld by Supreme Court

The Supreme Court of Pakistan dismissed petitions against the formation of military courts with majority votes.  The decision, 11-6, managed to dismiss the petitions against the 21st constitutional amendment, in which military