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Pakistani teenage girl seeks emancipation from father

ISLAMABAD: In a surprising move a teenage girl has filed a petition in the Supreme Court to seek emancipation from father i.e. removal of her father's name from her legal documents. The girl yet to be identified has filed a petition and has requested Justice Saqib Nisar, the chief justice of Pakistan, to "Please remove my father's name from my birth certificate and all of my educational degrees and other documents". The Justice Nisar-led three-judge bench of the apex court, was informed by the petitioner that she…