|Lahore High Court|
A capital case from the Pakistan Air Force, arising from an attempt to assassinate former president Pervez Musharraf
, has come under attack in the Lahore High Court. Numerous issues have been advanced on behalf of the petitioners, according to this account
in The News International
, including denial of counsel of choice, access to the record of proceedings, appellate review consisting of a mere checkmark on a form, and increased punishment on appeal without notice or opportunity to make submissions. The Air Force trial was conducted in 2004.
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