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the highest court in most states of the United States

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However, the petition was dismissed in limine on March 31, 2016, on the ground that the controversy had already been resolved by the high court and, ultimately, by the apex court in another case titled Shah Ghulam Qadir vs Sardar Gul-e-Khandan and eight others.
If the orders issued by High Court are not suspended and they take effect, the appeal will be rendered wholly nugatory," they said.
Justice Lydia Achode of the Family Division in Nairobi has been transferred to Eldoret High court while Justice Cecilia Githua of Eldoret will now be stationed at the Civil Division in Nairobi.
Justice Yawar Ali was appointed Lahore High Court judge in February 2010 and he has good experience in constitutional, administrative and human rights and has passed verdict in high-profile cases which had been admired internationally.
Chief Justice Lahore High Court Justice Muhammad Yawar Ali thanked Allah Almighty for the honour and resolved to ensure speedy justice in the province.
Tamil prisoners who had earlier embarked on continuous fasting in a passive resistance urging to re-transfer their cases back to Vavuniya High Court from Anuradhapura Special High Court had filed an appeal in the Court of Appeal against the Attorney General and the Terrorist Investigation Division(TID).
The High Court also continued its interim order which has asked the Election Commission (EC) to not issue any notification for the Delhi by polls.
Officials from the High Court said since the case is still sub-judice, they are not in a position to reveal any further details until the judgment is being passed.
The CJ said about 100 employees were serving the Lahore High Court and the institution had nothing to do with someone's religion.
Chief Justice Sindh High Court Justice Ahmad Ali M Sheikh administered oath to the 5 regular judges.
President Lahore High Court Bar Association Zafar Mughal and ex- Secretary Faial Butt called on the Senior Justice Lahore High Court expressed their gratitude to the Honorable Judge for listening their grievances patiently and issuing orders to resolve their difficulties.
Zakaullah Khattak (PCS EG BS-19) as Additional Registrar (Admn), Peshawar High Court, Peshawar and placed him in BPS-20 with effect from the date of charge assumption.
Kolkata: The Full Bench of the Calcutta High Court on Monday unanimously rejected the proposal of the federal government to rechristen it as Kolkata and the decision has been communicated to the state law ministry.
THE KEJRIWAL government was pulled up by the SC for rushing to it with an unusual request to restrain the Delhi High Court from delivering a judgment on powers of the state government and the Centre and its clear demarcation, and dismissed the plea.
The Honourable Mr Justice Mjabuliseni Isaac Madondo as Deputy Judge President of the KwaZulu-Natal Division of the High Court, Pietermaritzburg, with effect from 1 July 2016 in an existing vacancy;
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