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The tribal districts have been excluded from the enforcement of Education Sector Reforms wherein the condition B.A B.Sc qualification has been has been done away with to recruit school teachers of Matric and F.A qualification on the false plea that highly educated candidates may not be available from these districts.
Indian army occupied held Kashmir, in violation of the partition formula, mutually accepted by Pakistan and India, with a false plea of accession of Kashmir into India by the Maharaja Kashmir but failed to occupy Gilgit-Baltistan even applying its infantry as well as the air attacks over the GB.
" It seems highly improbable that the applicant, who has come from Afghanistan just to seek her status as a wife from the respondent, would have come with a false plea," the magistrate ruled.
The false plea would become just another sound legal tactic over which defense attorneys may entertain no professional qualms.
The defendant may even recoup some personal vindication from what one lawyer described as the "civil disobedience" of the false plea. Alschuler, supra note 5, at 1306.
Instead, the system should reconceive of false pleas as legal fictions and require defense lawyers to advise and assist innocent defendants who wish to enter into plea bargains and mouth dishonest on-the-record words of guilt.
I fault these pleas not because--as the typical complaint goes--they facilitate guilty pleas for the innocent, but rather because they do not make these false pleas easy or equitable enough.
Instead, I propose ethical and systemic acceptance of false pleas as a means of guaranteeing innocent defendants' equal access to the benefits of bargaining.
(276) False pleas are only less truthful than these other fictions by degree.
Here it must be remembered that despite the false plea of stiff competition, the Pakistani telecom market is working like dollar manufacturing machine for the telecom companies which are regularly earning and remitting billions of USD back to their parent overseas companies.
Lack of due diligence and memory issues is absolutely false pleas which are not tenable before the court of law.
The departure from otherwise generally accepted legal and political principles has led to at least two disturbing practical consequences--mass incarceration and pressure on the innocent to enter false pleas. (79) In the rest of this Article, I focus on plea bargaining's innocence problem.