Lahore High Court (LHC) announced verdict against Sharif family on Friday. However, some other verdicts also announced against Nawaz Sharif and family on Friday.
The verdict against Sharif family is announced and petition against the suspension of Avenfield verdict is dismissed. However, Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz, and Capt (retd) Safdar were convicted in the Avenfield reference.
Justice Shahid Waheed, Justice Shahid Jameel Khan, and Justice Aatir Mehmood announced the verdict against Sharif family.
Petitioner said that the National Accountability Ordinance (NAO) by NAB was introduced by Pervez Musharraf but end after 18th amendment. The petitioner urged the court to end the verdict against Sharif family.
Dogar contended in the appeal that Nawaz Sharif was condemned under this ‘dead law’ which is unlawful and asked for to invalidate the sentences of Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz, and Captain Safdar (retd).
However, the Avenfield Reference verdict came against Nawaz Sharif and his family. The Accountability Court sentenced the imprisonment of 10, 7, and 1 year to Nawaz, Maryam, and Captain Safdar (retd) respectively. The court also fined Nawaz Sharif and Maryam 8 million and 2 million Pounds respectively. All three leaders later moved to Adiala Jail Rawalpindi.