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Musharraf rebuffed as Pakistan judge back in office

July 21, 2007

by Danny Kemp

ISLAMABAD (AFP) – Pakistan’s top judge began his first full day back in office after a court rebuffed his suspension by under-fire President Pervez Musharraf, a verdict hailed by key ally Washington.

Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry’s Supreme Court victory on Friday sparked scenes of jubilation in several cities, with lawyers dancing and shouting “Go, Musharraf, go” outside the house of the man who has become an opposition hero.

The decision piled pressure on Musharraf ….

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