Customs Court


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Customs Court

n. a federal court established (1926) to hear appeals from decisions of customs officials on classification of merchandise, duty rates, and interpretation of customs laws. In turn its decisions can be appealed to the Court of Customs and Patent Appeals. (See: Court of Customs and Patent Appeals)

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A customs court in Rawalpindi in March ordered to arrest Ali with the help of Interpol in the money laundering case.
A Customs court ordered his arrest and directed the police to investigate why he refused to be searched.
RAWALPINDI -- A special customs court on Tuesday directed to confiscate a flat owned by Model Ayyan Ali in Karachi while ordering to put it on auction.
Rawalpindi -- A customs court in Rawalpindi on Tuesday ordered to arrest supermodel Ayyan Ali with the help of Interpol who is prime accused in the currency smuggling case.
Earlier a special customs court on March 8 has declared model Ayyan Ali a proclaimed offender in Currency smuggling case.
ISLAMABAD -- Customs Court on Tuesday ordered to release red warrant of supermodel Ayyan Ali in Currency Smuggling Case.
Special Customs Court conducted hearing of the Currency Smuggling Case against Ayyan Ali.
RAWALPINDI:A customs court on Tuesday ordered the government to arrest supermodel Ayyan Ali with the help of Interpol.During the proceedings of the currency smuggling case, 18 witnesses recorded their statement during which Ayyan's counsel Qamar Afzal requested the court to postpone the hearing.
Last October, the special customs court in Rawalpindi issued non-bailable arrest warrants against Ali.
Last October, the special customs court in Rawalpindi issued non-bailable arrest warrants against Ayyan as she had been absconding from trial in this currency smuggling case having left the country and not attending the court's proceedings.
RAWALPINDI: Rawalpindi Customs Court Friday gave last chance to supermodel Ayyan Ali in currency smuggling case and directed to appear before the court on March 9, else she would be declared a proclaimed offender.
Thecustomscourt gave afinal warning to model Ayyan Ali on Tuesday, stating that if she fails to appearbeforethe courtin the currency smuggling case, she will be declared an absconder.According toExpress News, the proceedings for the currency smuggling case in Rawalpindi's customs court began but the "Dollar girl" Ayyan failed to appear.

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