3 High Courts of Pakistan

High Courts of Pakistan

There are five High Courts of Pakistan, each of four based in the capital city of one of the four provinces. The government has proposed a fifth high court to cover the Islamabad Capital Territory.cite web| url=http://www.presidentofpakistan.gov.pk/PRPressReleaseDetail.aspx?nPRPressReleaseId=1936&nYear=2007&nMonth=12| title=President promulgates Constitution (Second Amendment) Order 2007| date=2007-12-24| publisher=The President of Pakistan| accessdate=2007-12-26] This proposal was blocked by the Lahore High Court but that decision was overturned by the Supreme Court of Pakistan on 24 December, 2007.cite web| url=http://www.app.com.pk/en/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=24248&Itemid=2| title=SC suspends LHC order against establishment of Islamabad High Court| date=2007-12-24| publisher=Associated Press of Pakistan| accessdate=2007-12-26]


External links

* [http://www.peshawarhighcourt.gov.pk/ Peshawar High Court]
* [http://www.lhc.gov.pk/ Lahore High court]
* [http://www.sindhhighcourt.gov.pk/ Sindh High Court]

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