Islamabad High Court rejects former President Petitions

December 23, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Islamabad: Islamabad High Court on Monday rejected three petitions of former president Pervez Musharraf in the treason case. These pertain to constitution of the special court‚ appointment of the judges for the special court and appointment of Akram Sheikh as prosecutor in the case.

Musharraf has been summoned by the special court today to face treason charges under Article 6 of the Constitution. He has been accused of subverting‚ suspending and aborting the Constitution‚ imposing emergency in November 2007 and detaining judges.