Court grants Shehbaz, Hamza exemption from personal appearance.

LAHORE -- An accountability court on Thursday granted exemption from personal appearance to Shehbaz Sharif, leader of the opposition in the National Assembly, and his son Hamza Shahbaz, leader of the opposition in the Punjab Assembly, in a money-laundering case.

As Judge Jawadul Hassan resumed hearing, a lawyer representing the father-son duo filed an application requesting the...

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