Shehbaz's release on bail halted after objection by judge

Published date17 April 2021
Publication titleRegional Times

The release of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif on bail in money laundering case has been halted after one of the judges hearing the matter raised objection.

According to sources, Lahore High Court (LHC) judge Justice Asjad Javed has expressed disagreement over the ruling of granting bail to PML-N leader.

Justice Sarfraz Dogar and Justice Asjad Javed will now submit separate written verdicts in this regard while the decision on Shehbaz Sharif's case will now be taken by the referee judge.

Justice Asjad Javed has also informed about his objection to LHC Chief Justice Qasim...

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