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High Court

1. 
a. (in England and Wales) a shortened form of High Court of Justice
b. (in Scotland) a shortened form of High Court of Justiciary
2. (in New Zealand) a court of law inferior to the Court of Appeal
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Lahore High Court had granted bail in 6 cases while Islamabad High Court had accepted his bail plea in one case.
MULTAN -- Chief Justice Lahore High Court, Khawaja Imtiaz Ahmed Wednesday said that appointment of judges was made after noticing integrity, preparation and conduct of lawyers.
It is expected that the Department of Justice in the Law Ministry will bring a Bill to rename the two high courts of Bombay and Madras that were established in the 1860s under the Indian High Court Act, 1861.
Lalit, others to be elevated are: Chief Justice of the Meghalaya High Court Prafull Chandra Pant; Chief Justice of the Gauhati High Court Abhay Manohar Sapre and Chief Justice of the Jharkhand High Court R.
The minutes of the conference attended by chief justices of all high courts, CJI and senior judges of the Supreme Court, reveal that the judges have not just sought token hike in their salaries, but have also sought an increase in allowances.
The meeting was attended by the senior judges of the SC and related high courts, Attorney General, Minister of Law and representatives of the bar associations.
Vice Chairman and Chairman Executive Committee of Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) Muhammad Ramzan Chaudhry and Mian Abbas respectively and members of the Council, all the four Vice Presidents supreme Court Bar Association, office bearers and members of the Executive Committee of the SCBA, Presidents of all the High Court Bar Associations, Vice Chairmen and Chairmen Executive Committees of all the four provinces and Presidents of District Bar Associations of Provincial capitals and Islamabad will also attend the dinner.
The number of high courts in the northeast has gone up from two to five.
Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry had asked the high courts to forward the names of judges after the government requested the Supreme Court to nominate three judges of the higher judiciary for the special court to initiate the trial of high treason against former president under Article 6 for subverting the Constitution while imposing the emergency and Provisional Constitutional Order (PCO) on November 3, 2007.
Agartala, May 3 (ANI): For quick disposal of cases, the Guwahati High Court has introduced video conferencing system with its benches spread across six northeastern states.
JUDGES of the Delhi and Kerala High Court on Friday decided to voluntarily declare their assets, two days after the Supreme Court judiciary passed a landmark resolution to do so.
The Body of AJDF will also approve the disbursement of share amount to the Provincial High Courts and FATA from the Underdeveloped Areas Window against their proposal for the development of court infrastructure in the identified underdeveloped regions, he maintained.