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Does the PPO achieve its purpose? (A constitutional perspective)

Do the citizens of Pakistan really need a PPO at this time? The two main issues which arise from the PPO are: whether the constitution supports such a law and  whether it breaches the fundamental right guaranteed to each citizen of Pakistan. 1,039 more words

Legal minds eye quality control for convictions

NEW YORK (AP) — Hospitals have staff conferences to examine why patients died. Airline pilots have a system for voluntarily submitting information on safety concerns. Yet the life-and-death world of criminal justice often operates without a similar mechanism for probing its most feared failures: wrongful convictions. 817 more words

National News

Legal minds eye quality control for convictions

NEW YORK (AP) — Hospitals have staff conferences to examine why patients died. Airline pilots have a system for voluntarily submitting information on safety concerns. Yet the life-and-death world of criminal justice often operates without a similar mechanism for probing its most feared failures: wrongful convictions. 817 more words

National

Eulogy for Karpal Singh

State eulogy for Karpal Singh – Lim Guan Eng

We mourn the untimely and unexpected passing of DAP national chairman and Member of Parliament for Bukit Gelugor, Saudara Karpal Singh. 454 more words

Politics

Resign

PPT has never heard of the “Network of Civil Servants,” but we imagine that they are yet another of the “groups” that have deeply yellow links and keep getting reincarnated with new names for a particular political purpose that usually involves anti-democratic ideas and campaigns. 280 more words