The judgement was authored by Justice Maqbool Baqir, Justice Mazhar Alam, Justice Aminuddin and Justice Sajjad Ali Shah and an extra notice was penned by Justice Yahya Afridi.
“This judgment should announce loud and clear that nobody, together with a Decide of the very best court docket within the land, is above the legislation. On the similar time, nobody, together with a Decide of the very best court docket within the land, could be denied his proper to be handled in accordance with legislation,” the judges remarked at the beginning of the decision.
In line with the judgement, the impugned instructions “are discovered to have been made by this Courtroom with out adhering to the precept of pure justice, honest trial and due course of…”.
Although the directives made by the Supreme Courtroom had been in good religion, the court docket “by itself, with out placing to the events on discover, with out informing them what the Courtroom was considering to do and with out inviting and listening to their arguments on the issues handled therein, the above-noted authorized and constitutional elements of the impugned instructions with their ramifications weren’t current within the thoughts of the Courtroom whereas making the impugned instructions”.