Imran Ali's appeal for leniency for confessing to his crime has been dismissed.
News One anchorperson tells court he does not wish to contest findings of the JIT which termed his claims to be false.
Amin Ansari asks court to investigate alleged facilitators, gang members of Zainab's convicted rapist and murderer.
Masood had alleged Zainab's convicted rapist, murderer was member of pornography gang.
"Shahid Masood has failed to substantiate his claims with proof," says JIT in a report submitted to the SC.
Law Ministry ordered to clarify whether public hanging would violate Constitution, Supreme Court order.
The matter will be reviewed by the High Court irrespective of whether Imran Ali files an appeal.
Zainab case: Convict Imran Ali appeals to LHC to overturn death penalty verdict, says he's 'not guilty'
Convict claims ATC trial was conducted in haste, legal requirements were not fulfilled.
6-year-old Zainab Amin was abducted, raped and murdered early in January by Ali, who later hid her body in a trash heap.
Proceedings complete in four days.
Verdict to be announced on Feb 17.
Imran Ali, 24, pleaded not guilty to sexually assaulting and murdering Zainab, says defence lawyer.
SC wraps up hearing as trial of suspected serial rapist and murderer begins in an Anti-Terrorism Court in Lahore.
Hearings will be conducted on a daily basis and the trial is expected to wrap up within a week.
'I wouldn't want my kids to see and be brutalised by it' — parents speak out against public hangings
Parents from various backgrounds across Pakistan share their views on public executions and their effect on children.
"Criminals are not hanged in public in a democratic society," says PML-N MNA.
Senator Nisar Muhammad had reportedly visited the camp to express sympathy with the family of Naqeebullah Mehsud.
Devotees of Baba Shabir found him hanging from the ceiling fan of his room under mysterious circumstances.
The prosecution's case hinges on narrating an unbroken chain of corroborative pieces and evidence against the suspect.
'Give us proof of bank accounts': SC forms new JIT to investigate anchor's claims about suspect in Zainab case
"Are you aware that these allegations can change the direction of the investigations?" chief justice asks Shahid Masood.
Media executives, TV anchors may be asked to help enforce code of conduct.
Says he'd been "insisting that Imran is the culprit".
A WhatsApp message is circulating alleging an MNA from Kasur is the kingpin of Kasur porn industry.
"If these accusations are incorrect, it will not be good," CJP warns TV anchor, asks him to provide details of evidence.
‘Hanging people publicly will not deter such crimes in the future.’
It is necessary all aspects of the investigation be conducted professionally, with scrupulous adherence to procedure.
“Every contact leaves a trace, and forensic scientists find traces to make associations.”
Antiterrorism court remands suspect in 14-day custody of Counter Terrorism Department.
Zainab's father says he was advised not to discuss demands from the govt and simply ask for the killer to be punished.
Ascertaining guilt is a lengthy process. Cases should not be quickly handled, but correctly handled.