Abdul Moiz Jaferii

Pick and choose

Pick and choose

Our problem cannot be articulated without inviting scandal. Published 12 Jan, 2022 07:15am
Awaiting orders

Awaiting orders

Orders are given for demolition. Some structures go down. Some still stand. Published 25 Oct, 2021 07:07am
The great escape

The great escape

To not even attempt to explain how a case cited is distinguishable from the point at issue is to replace legal certainty with Published 07 Oct, 2021 08:00am
The sword of justice

The sword of justice

If we are destined to experience a supreme judicial sword, at the very least it must be used to effect equitable outcomes. Updated 01 Jul, 2021 08:09am
‘Darlings of the court’

‘Darlings of the court’

The public deserves to see and learn from the process by which Justice Isa won after having nearly lost. Published 09 May, 2021 07:03am
Open secrets

Open secrets

The political, hypothetical and academic question deserved to be returned unanswered. Published 13 Mar, 2021 05:29am
Game of thrones

Game of thrones

It is always posturing. After all, if the next elections were to be free and fair, what more would you gain?... Updated 03 Jan, 2021 08:45am
Mad tea party

Mad tea party

The desire for democracy and civilian supremacy is a mere charade. Published 06 Oct, 2020 07:40am

COMMENT: O ye of little faith

IF YOU read the June 19 short order in the Justice Faez Isa case with the worst possibilities in mind, a whole host... Published 29 Jun, 2020 07:24am
The taming of the shrewd

The taming of the shrewd

Former PM Abbasi has been constant in his line of attack; the PML-N, less so. Published 24 May, 2020 05:26am
The AG controversy

The AG controversy

Some of the important things the previous AG did in the government’s service were by accident. Published 29 Feb, 2020 07:05am
The umpire’s call

The umpire’s call

The scope of review of judicial decisions is like the DRS. It is limited to an ‘error floating on the face of the record Published 20 Jan, 2020 06:59am
The guilty mind

The guilty mind

What ought to be preventative custody has, in effect, become punishment before conviction. Published 09 Dec, 2019 07:29am
Crime and punishment

Crime and punishment

It is only the preventative aspect that is balanced against the accused’s right to liberty. Published 25 Nov, 2019 07:24am
Clean hands

Clean hands

The world chooses to look beyond our championing the rights of humanity in India-held Kashmir. Published 21 Oct, 2019 07:09am
Cost of perfection

Cost of perfection

History teaches us the consequences of short circuits. Published 29 Sep, 2019 07:05am