Preventive suspension can only be issued once a formal charge
has been issued by the disciplining authority," he said in a text message about the PIA head.
Mutu is hoping to escape major punishment by attending rehabilitation sessions but will be interviewed by the FA in the next few days and could then face a formal charge
and disciplinary hearing.
Bishop Buckle's lawyer, Stanley Martin, said that no formal charge
has been filed against his client.
However, once adversarial judicial proceedings have begun, "whether by way of formal charge
, preliminary hearing, indictment, information or arraignment,"  the accused has the right to the assistance of counsel at all critical stages of the prosecution.
The only formal charge
against him was that he had overstayed his visa.
The transport official's answer came after the DOTr filed a formal charge
against him for grave misconduct; receiving for personal use a valuable thing in the course of official duties wherein such gift was given in the expectation of receiving favorable treatment; and conduct prejudicial to the best interest of the service.
He is required to submit a verified answer, including documentary evidence, within three days from receipt of the formal charge
'We have filed formal charge
against him for his involvement in crimes like arson, killings and genocide," prosecutor Zead-al Malum said.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will issue a formal charge
sheet 'later today' it said in a release, confirming reports in recent days that Shehzad had tested positive for a banned substance.
Shahnaz Riaz took formal charge
of her former post after being reinstated by Islamabad High Court (IHC), today Tuesday.
The woman wants the case dropped, but a formal charge
could still be filed.
Judge Esmond Faulks told them: "I hope the formal charge
or charges will be put to you later this month."