Raymond Davis saga: LHC gives govt 10 days to locate missing families

Published: April 12, 2011

LHC issues another notice to the federal government regarding the families of the victims of Raymond Davis. PHOTO: AFP/FILE

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Tuesday issued another notice to the federal government regarding the families of Faheem and Faizan, the victims of US contractor Raymond Davis.

Both the families went missing after March 16, the day Davis was released in a double murder case. The court had given the federal and Punjab government 10 days to trace the families and report to the court.

Punjab law minister Rana Sanaullah told the court in a written reply that the families were last seen visiting Rawalpindi along with their lawyer Irshad Kiyani. However, the Punjab government in its reply showed ignorance about the whereabouts of the family.

There was no reply from the federal government, on which the court issued it another notice and adjourned the case till April 19.

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Reader Comments (7)

  • Hedgefunder
    Apr 12, 2011 - 5:02PM

    LOL ! As if the humiliaDavis was not enough, humiliation of releasing Davis was not enough, that this charade is being started!!!
    What is wrong with this country’s institutions and its people???
    Its like a major treat in Cartoon time , Looney Tunes as major guests!!!Recommend

  • Anoop
    Apr 12, 2011 - 9:19PM

    Hello! Civilian Government is toothless in Pakistan, they are just for soaking up the pressure. The real players- the ISI and the Military go Scot free.

    The Families can be found in US, with a greencard. So much for their hatred of the Kafir USA.Recommend

  • Bangash
    Apr 12, 2011 - 10:09PM

    why is energy being wasted on this closed issue ?Recommend

  • Cautious
    Apr 12, 2011 - 10:14PM

    This has devolved into a bad soap opera – leave the poor family alone – why is the judiciary jumping back into this thing when it was the judiciary that ruled Davis innocent.Recommend

  • Aftab Kenneth Wilson
    Apr 13, 2011 - 12:18AM

    CJ LHC must grill Mr. Rana Sanaullah who first mishandled this issue and than facilitated. The most safe place in Punjab for this so called missing family can only be in Raiwind.Recommend

  • John
    Apr 13, 2011 - 12:52AM

    Does a provincial high court have jurisdiction over the Federal government ?

    Every case in Pakistan is a Constitutional Law case study, thank you Pakistan.Recommend

  • MIAN
    Apr 14, 2011 - 6:17PM

    how come sanaullah mishandled the matter MATE….Recommend

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