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View from the courtroom: Govt to finally criminalise ‘enforced disappearance’ – Newspaper

Following continuous campaigning by international and national human rights organisations, the National Assembly on Nov 8 passed a bill for criminalizing practice of “enforced disappearance”. The bill — Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill 2021– is aimed at making amendments in the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC) and Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) and will now be sent… Read More »

A-Rod scores another courtroom victory over ex-brother-in-law

(TheRealDeal) – Alex Rodriguez is so far hitting it out of the ballpark in a suit filed by his ex-brother-in-law, Constantine Scurtis, over their unraveled real estate empire. A Miami judge on Wednesday struck Scurtis’ racketeering and theft counts, both civil claims, against A-Rod, saving the former baseball slugger from tens of millions of dollars… Read More »