ISLAMABAD: Musharraf’s lawyer, Advocate Khalid Ranjha has requested the Special Court to transfer the case of his client in the Military Court, as the decision of imposing emergency law on 3rd November, 2007 was taken under the designation of Army Chief, Aaj News reported.
The treason trail case charged against Musharraf is led by Justice Faisal Arab and three -member-bench. Before the official hearing of the case, Prosecutors Akram Shiekh and other lawyers had an argumentative act regarding which the court was informed, on which Justice Faisal Arab said that this behavior will not be accepted in the court.
Starting the hearing of the case, Musharraf’s advocate Khalid Ranjha presented an argument that the previous Governments didn’t had any objection regarding the emergency law. Justice Faisal Arab, addressing the arguments said that Musharraf already knew about the Article 6, regarding which Khalid Ranjha said that Article 6 can only be charged in civilian act but if any law pulverized by an Army officer can be charged against an Army act.