Justice Shaukat Aziz Siqqidui , Islamabad High Court Judge refused to hear Musharraf’s appeal case, detaching himself from the bench today.
A campaign had been going on against the judge on social media which he considered a smirch campaign. Due to this campaign he said he could no longer take the bench.
Musharraf’s appeal which was filed as a result of rejection of post-arrest bail petition, was forwarded to Islamabad High Court as the bench met dissolution.
Source: Dawn, The News