Court: ATC summons former President on June 13 in judges’ detention case


Islamabad: While granting exemption from Friday’s hearing an anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Islamabad has summoned former president Pervez Musharraf on June 13 in the judges detention case.

ATC Judge Atiqur Rehman had summoned Musharraf in Friday’s hearing however his lawyer furnished an application with the judge seeking an exemption for his client from today’s court appearance that was accepted by the judge. However, the judge ordered him to appear on June 13.

Musharraf’s lawyer has also filed an application for permanent exemption for his client. The defense counsel was of the view that the court had granted exemption after the indictment. On the other hand, the prosecutor has requested for more time to provide the relevant documents to Musharraf’s defense lawyers in high treason case.

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