Presidential reference against Justice Qazi Faez Isa. It should be noted that President Arif Alawi filed a reference in the Supreme Judicial Council against the Supreme Court Justice Qazi Faez Isa and Sindh High Court Judge Justice K Agha.
In reference, the two judges were requested to proceed with the Supreme Judicial Council under Article 209, alleging allegations of assets.
The first notice was issued by the Supreme Judicial Council on Justice Qazi Faez Isa for not disclosing properties in the name of wife and children in the UK.
The second show-cause notice issued to Justice Qazi Faez Isa was issued on a letter written to President Arif Alvi by a lawyer from Lahore, Waheed Shahzad Butt.
Justice Qazi Faez Isa wrote letters to President Dr Arif Alvi after the news of filing a reference, in the first letter he said that various news stories coming to the media were leading to his role, leading to a fair trial. Their legal right is at stake.
Justice Qazi Faez Isa also requested the President to provide a copy of the reference if a reference had been filed against him, as the specific rumours affected his legal rights in the anticipated legal proceedings and the trial. The company's identity is getting worse.
Later, a petition was filed by Justice Qazi Faez Isa against the reference in the Supreme Court, where a 10-member bench of the Supreme Court is hearing.