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Should Jirgas Be Given Constitutional Cover?

Should Jirgas Be Given Constitutional Cover? The philosophy of an Islamic judicial system is none other than what has been told by Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), “People before you were


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How the Parallel Judicial System of Jirga Perpetuates Injustice For Pakistani Women

How the Parallel Judicial System of Jirga Perpetuates Injustice For Pakistani Women Women in Pakistan continue to fall prey to jirgas, a parallel justice system held by the influential and landholding aristocracy. Rape

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Imperial Black Law Which Continues To Plague The Tribal Areas Of Pakistan

Imperial Black Law Which Continues To Plague The Tribal Areas Of Pakistan Introduction and Historical Background Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) is a law governing the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Tribal

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Javeria Younes

Jirga’s Antidote Is Fair For A Functional Justice System

Jirga’s Antidote Is Fair For A Functional Justice System In the absence of a fair and functional judicial system that can uphold the rule of law, Pakistani citizens are at the mercy

No Honor In Honor Killings

No Honor In Honor Killings “A man remains a man no matter how poor his conduct. A woman, even if she were to deviate for one instance, from the role given to