Sahar Zareen Bandial

Sahar Zareen Bandial is an Advocate of the High Courts and a member of the Adjunct Faculty at the Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law, LUMs. She has a keen interest in gender issues and has worked extensively in the area of legislative drafting.

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In Pakistan, corporal punishment must be criminalized

On Sept. 5, 17 year old Hunain Bilal did not return home from school. He was beaten to death by his teacher in Lahore for his failure to memorize a lesson. 

September 29, 2019

Model Courts – renewed hope for Pakistan’s judicial system

In the midst of the ostensible judicial-executive confrontation these last few years, the judiciary in Pakistan has increasingly been criticized for not setting its own house in order while interfering in realms beyond its jurisdiction. 

July 05, 2019

Rotadero’s Children – Victims of the State’s criminal indifference?

For the hundreds of mothers to young toddlers in the Rotadero area of Larkana in southern Sindh province, the years ahead will be far from the usual anticipation of small milestones in their children’s lives. 

June 15, 2019