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The subject was a woman, whose husband was ignorantly convicted of having murdered her; but on solemn appeal to a higher court, he was acquitted because it was shown upon the evidence that she had died the death of which this name of spontaneous combustion is given.
The magistrate could not possibly, on the evidence, have held them for a higher court.
The answer, in substance, was that the law might protect me, provided I had money to spend in asking some higher court to grant me a separation.
You are yourself aware that you will soon have to answer for your deed at a higher court than the Assizes.
He added that PPP would move higher courts for justice.
It awards the rank of Queen s Counsel to either practising barristers or practising solicitors with Higher Courts Rights of Audience, who have demonstrated excellence in the higher courts.
Mohd Kasim Shaikh alias Bangali ( 21), Mohd Salim Ansari ( 28), and Vijay Jadhav ( 19), are now on the death row, with the liberity to challenge the sentence in higher courts.
It will be tragic if the parents don't get justice in the higher courts," she said.
The RJD leader reserves the right to challenge the verdict in higher courts.
LAHORE -- Former president of Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) and renowned legal expert Senator Barrister Aitzaz Ahsan said that arresting judges of the higher courts and keeping them in detention is tantamount to terrorism.
The court has convicted others but released them on bail pending appeal in higher courts.
Willie, aghast, appealed the unusual sentence to the higher courts.