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SC dismisses petition against Sheikh Rasheed

Ajmal Jami in “Nuqta-e-Nazar” covered these topics:
The country’s top court dismissed a petition seeking disqualification of senior politician and Awami Muslim League (AML) chief Sheikh Rasheed on Wednesday.
The 2-1 decision was read out by Justice Saeed. In his dissenting note, Justice Isa recommended constitution of a bench, preferably a Full Court since every judge has heard election disputes thereby acquiring knowledge to help decide questions of law raised by the appeal. The questions outlined by Justice Isa include are as following:
Former president Pervez Musharraf has decided not to appear before the Supreme Court, after the apex court ordered him to return to Pakistan by 2pm on June 14.