Islamabad, December 18, 2012 (PPI-OT): Mr. David Carter, Federal Judge, State of California, USA called on the Honourable Chief Justice of Pakistan in Supreme Court Islamabad today. The Honourable Judges discussed the issues/ matters of mutual interest relating to functioning of legal/judicial system in the two countries.
The Honourable Judge David Carter stated that it is unique honour for him to meet the Honourable Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhary. He highly appreciated his lordship’s role as Chief Justice of Pakistan in setting standard of judicial conduct and deciding cases strictly in accordance with constitution and law.
The Honourable Chief Justice of Pakistan reciprocated the sentiments. There was also exchange of views on further cooperation between judiciaries of Pakistan and State of California particularly in areas of judicial education and training.
It was agreed that judicial training program for judges of specialized courts like ATC etc will be arranged for the judges of Pakistan at Federal Judicial Academy, Islamabad with the technical assistance in shape of experts imparting training to judges and prosecutors.
Hon’ble Judge Mr. David Carter extended invitation to Honorable Chief Justice of Pakistan to visit the State of California. The souvenirs were also exchanged.
For more information, contact:
Shahid Hussain Kamboyo
Public Relations Officer
Supreme Court of Pakistan
Tel: +9251 920 4184
Fax: +9251 920 1001