Justice Qazi Faez Isa, a senior Supreme Court judge, earlier approached President Arif Alvi, to provide a copy of reference reportedly filed against him under Article 209 of the Constitution.
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Justice Farrukh Irfan Khan was facing a reference as his name surfaced on the list of those having offshore properties abroad.
ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Tuesday turned down a request of a sitting judge of the Islamabad High Court to suspend the Supreme Judicial Council's (SJC) proceedings on a complaint against him. Headed by Justice Gulzar Ahmed a five-member bench of the apex court rejected the plea of Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui to grant a stay order against his trial in a reference alleging professional misconduct. Justice Siddiqui filed a constitutional petition, requesting the top court to order an open trial of the complaint…