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Pemra inaction over anti-judiciary remarks irks LHC

LAHORE:  A bench of the Lahore High Court (LHC) on Wednesday directed the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulator Authority (Pemra) to submit record of action it has so far taken to stop the airing of contemptuous speeches against the judiciary.  The bench observed that the regulatory body vigorously took action in some cases while remained silent spectator in others. When Pemra had a mechanism to block such contemptuous speeches, why didn’t it take action, asked a judge. Was it waiting for someone’s nod, he continued.…