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a booth where a priest sits to hear confessions

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Mahmood and Rafiq had earlier recorded their confessional statements before a judicial magistrate under Section 164 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC).
Shahid Rafique and Aftab Mehmood moved a bail petition in the high court through their legal counsel in which they said that they have already recorded their confessional statement as approver against Shehbaz and members of his family.
The family who called for proper investigation into the matter alleged that a confessional statement by one of the suspected hoodlums was swept under the carpet, urging the police authorities to reopen investigation into the matter.
ISLAMABAD -- MArriyum Aurangzeb, Spokesperson of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Friday said that the recent confessional statement of the accountability court's judge Muhammad Arshad Malik is a failed attempt to cover up his press release.
Before the ATC, both suspects claimed that they were forced to confess and were subjected to torture before recording their confessional statements.
ISLAMABAD -- The two MQM activists arrested in connection with the murder of their party leader Dr Imran Farooq have backtracked from their confessional statements in this matter.
ISLAMABAD -- Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) Islamabad has recorded statements of Khalid Shamim and Mohsin as accused in MQM leader Dr Imran Farooq murder case while both of these accused have backtracked from their confessional statements which were recorded before magistrate.
(6) During the research more than four hundred Baptist associations in twelve southern states were examined for articles of faith to be compiled for confessional analysis.
The mechanism of formation and implementation of the state confessional policy in modern Russia continues to be formed.
KARACHI -- The Prosecutor of Sindh Rangers on Friday presented confessional statement of infamous Lyari gang war leader, Uzair Baloch in Sindh High Court (SHC).
"As a youngster I was often served in the outsales (like a confessional booth) with drink for my Nana or with pop and crisps for myself."
Farooq, who was booked in two cases for allegedly carrying grenades and unlicensed weapons, had recorded his confessional statement before a judicial magistrate under Section 164 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC), making startling revelations about the alleged involvement of the MQM leadership in one of the most violent episodes of the country's history.
Captain (retd) Shoaib had recorded Khalid Shamim and Syed Mohsin Ali's confessional statement.
Nashville, TN, April 25, 2018 --( Today, d2e, a non-profit on a mission to bring awareness to the stigmas surrounding depression and anxiety disorders, announced their partnerships with Urban Confessional and Stronger Self Project to launch H.E.A.L.