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Pakistan/Day of the Endangered Lawyer: Lawyers on strike September 30th after lawyer assaulted

September 28, 2019 (Punjab Bar Council Facebook, 29/09/19) https://tribune.com.pk/story/2065225/1-global-bodies-worry-pakistani-lawyers-safety/ https://eldh.eu/2019/07/25/day-of-the-endangered-lawyer-24-january-2020-pakistan/ https://defendlawyers.wordpress.com/2019/06/22/pakistan-day-of-the-endangered-lawyer-january-24-2020-pakistan/ Homepage #DayoftheEndangeredLawyer DAY OF THE ENDANGERED LAWYER – 24 January 2020 – PAKISTAN https://t.co/v5Guwq94E9 — AbolishBlasphemylaws (@EndBlasphemylws) September 26, 2019

Pakistan/Day of the Endangered Lawyer: Global bodies worry over Pakistani lawyers’ safety

September 25, 2019 The international legal fraternity has expressed serious concerns over the security of lawyers in Pakistan. International lawyers organisations including the International Association of People’s Lawyers and the European Association of Lawyers for Democracy and Human Rights have prepared a report highlighting the threats faced by Pakistani lawyers from fundamentalists and terrorists. The …

Pakistan/Day of the Endangered Lawyer: Woman lawyer beat Faisalabad man with shoes in viral video, loses her license

September 23, 2019 A woman lawyer beat a man with shoes outside a court here, according to a video of the incident that has gone viral on social media although the thrashing took place a month ago. The lawyer, identified as Alia Rana Advocate, named the man she assaulted as the suspect in a first information …

Pakistan/Day of the Endangered Lawyer: Punjab lawyers on strike September 24th

September 24, 2019 The Punjab Bar Council strongly condemns the false and frivolous FIR lodged against Agha Tariq Mahmood Advocate Supreme of Pakistan, Rawalpindi. The Punjab Bar Council demands immediate withdrawal of this false and frivolous FIR. In condemnation of the aforesaid act and showing solidarity with the aggrieved bar member, the lawyers of the …

Pakistan/The Netherlands/Day of the Endangered Lawyer: Celebrating Dissent: Interview Marathon part 5: Threatened lawyer Saif-Ul-Malook 2019 08 30

September 13, 2019 31 August-1 September 2019, Celebrating Dissent Festival, Amsterdam Photos of Celebrating Dissent Festival at De Balie in Amsterdam Persecuted Pakistani Christian woman builds new life in Canada https://www.dw.com/en/deaths-in-custody-the-culture-of-police-torture-in-pakistan/a-50474723 https://thewire.in/south-asia/the-culture-of-police-torture-in-pakistan DAY OF THE ENDANGERED LAWYER – 24 January 2020 – PAKISTAN https://defendlawyers.wordpress.com/2019/06/22/pakistan-day-of-the-endangered-lawyer-january-24-2020-pakistan/ Homepage #DayoftheEndangeredLawyer

Pakistan/Day of the Endangered Lawyer: Lahore lawyers strike against arrest of Advocate Ahmad Mukhtar

September 6, 2019 On 5.9.19 Ahmad Mukhtar Adv Ferozewala had an exchange of harsh words with police officials regarding a car parking issue. This resulted in an FIR and a raid was conducted by DSP ferozewala with a heavy force at his chambers. After his arrest,he was confined in lockup for a whole night. Ahmad …

Pakistan/Canada/Day of the Endangered Lawyer: Asia Bibi pleads for justice for victims of Pakistan’s harsh blasphemy laws as she plans to settle in Europe

August 31, 2019 As Asia Bibi sits free at last in a secret location in Canada, the Pakistani Christian woman who spent years on death row after a false blasphemy charge thinks of those left behind still facing the same ordeal. Nearly four months after the 54-year-old finally left Pakistan following a miscarriage of justice …

Pakistan/UK/Day of the Endangered Lawyer: Baloch hold anti-Pakistan protest to demand release of disappeared activists

August 31, 2019 Baloch political activists on Friday gathered outside British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s house at 10 Downing Street to seek his immediate intervention for the release of thousands of Baloch activists languishing in detention centres in Pakistan. The protests were organised by Baloch National Movement (BNM) (UK-zone) on the occasion of the International Day of …

Pakistan/Day of the Endangered Lawyer: Contempt notice for PBC leader withdrawn

August 31, 2019 Peshawar High Court Chief Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth on Friday withdrew a contempt notice issued to Pakistan Bar Council vice-chairman Syed Amjad Shah after a delegation of senior lawyers from across the country called on him and requested him to drop the charges. Few days ago, a notice was issued to the …

Pakistan/Day of the Endangered Lawyer: Punjab lawyers on strike against murderous attacks

August 30, 2019 The Punjab Bar Council strongly condemns the murderous attack on Mr. Nouman Qureshi Ex-Member Punjab Bar Council & his Advocate brother at his office in which he got injured. Such incidents depict the failure of the law enforcement agencies. In condemnation of the aforesaid incident the lawyers of Lahore division will observe …