Tag Archives: Crime

Judicial Interpretation Of The Right To Life

Judicial Interpretation Of The Right To Life The right to life is a fundamental right and is protected under the Constitution in a democracy. Given this constitutional nature, its language is expected to

Justice Delayed Is Justice Denied

Justice Delayed Is Justice Denied The problem of delayed justice is nothing new and has been growing since the independence of Pakistan. Many attempts have been made by eminent jurists, scholars, law


Huda Nadeem

Drowned To Be Cleansed – A Tale Of The “Honourable” Women In Pakistan

Drowned To Be Cleansed – A Tale Of The “Honourable” Women In Pakistan Pakistan, for 69 years, has experienced the role of the formal judicial law (comprising of the common law and

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Interview On The Criminal Justice System, With Arshad Nawaz (Director School Of Law, QAU, Islamabad)

Aijaz Hussain Interviews Director Arshad Nawaz Of The School Of Law, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, On The Criminal Justice System AH: What can you tell us about crime and its history? Any act punishable


Mian Nairab Khurshid

Dilemma Of The Pakistani Legal System

Dilemma Of The Pakistani Legal System “All existing laws shall be brought in conformity with the injunctions of Islam as laid down in the Holy Quran and Sunnah, in this Part referred


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Half Fry Full Fry – A New Torture Technique Used By Pakistani Police

Half Fry Full Fry – A New Torture Technique Used By Pakistani Police “Man has no right to kill his brother. It is no excuse that he does so in uniform: he

Punishment — The Only Cure Within A Society?

Punishment — The Only Cure Within A Society? English philosopher William Penn once said, “People are more afraid of the laws of Man than of God, because their punishment seems to be

The Criminal Justice System and Absence of Sentencing Guidelines

The Criminal Justice System and Absence of Sentencing Guidelines A sentence is the punishment a judge or magistrate decides should be given to someone who has been convicted of a crime. The

Sexual Grooming of a Child: A Silent Crime That Needs To Be Criminalized in Pakistan

Sexual Grooming of a Child: A Silent Crime That Needs To Be Criminalized in Pakistan In majority of cases relating to child sexual abuse, the accused is known to the child and

Witness Protection: A Matter Too Serious To Be Handed Over To Police & Bureaucrats

Witness Protection: A Matter Too Serious To Be Handed Over To Police & Bureaucrats The importance of an effective Witness Protection Program has been underscored by a series of the United Nations