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The Supreme Court SC has accepted the appeals of the Sindh authorities in opposition to the acquittal of the convicts inside the Daniel Pearl murder case for listening to.

According to the small print, the SC has ordered that the accused inside the Daniel Pearl murder case will not be launched till the next week whereas notices have moreover been issued to the occasions on the pleas of acquittal.

Supreme Court talked about that the Sindh High Court’s (SHC) dedication of overturning the conviction inside the American journalist Daniel Pearl murder case could not be canceled over hypothetical arguments.

Justice Mushir Alam, who headed the bench took up an attraction by the provincial authorities in opposition to the acquittal of the convicts.

Justice Qazi Ameen, a member of the bench, instructed the federal authorities of Sindh counsel Farooq H Naek, to present the case info in a sequence together with that the extreme courtroom dedication could not be overturned over hypotheses.


The provincial authorities filed an attraction in opposition to the SHC order of April 02 verdict of overturning the conviction of four convicts inside the Daniel Pearl murder case.

Farooq H Naek, in his arguments, talked about that an electronic message dated January 23, 2002, referred Danial Pearl’s kidnapping for ransom.

A taxi driver Nasir Abbas acknowledged the accused sooner than a Justice of the Peace. The major accused Omer Saeed Sheikh was arrested on February 13, 2002.

Charges have been framed in opposition to the accused on April 22, 2002, the federal authorities counsel talked about.

Hyderabad anti-terrorism courtroom had awarded the dying sentence to key accused Omer Saeed Sheikh on July 15 in 2002, on the prices of kidnapping and killing Daniel Pearl.

However, his three associates Fahad Naseem, Syed Salman Saqib, and Sheikh Muhammad Adil have been handed life sentences with an amazing of Rs 600,000 each.

The ATC had moreover directed the convicts to pay Rs two million to the sufferer’s widow, Marianne Pearl.

The state had filed an attraction on the lookout for the life phrases of three convicts to be remodeled in a dying sentence.

Who Was Daniel Pearl?

Pearl, 38, was the South Asia bureau chief for The Wall Street Journal when he was kidnapped in Karachi in January 2002 whereas researching a story on extremists


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