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Lawyer arrested over impeding murder probe shifted to house arrest

Yameen Rasheed, 29, a popular social media activist and blogger was found murdered early April 23, 2017.

The Criminal Court issued a five-day house arrest order for lawyer Ali Shah who is detained over allegedly obstructing the police investigation into the murder of renowned blogger Yameen Rasheed.

Police arrested Shah under a court warrant last Sunday night. The court shifted him to house arrest on Monday during the hearing of his remand.

Shah is a criminal defence lawyer who has advocated in major homicide and other criminal offence cases. He was suspended by the Supreme Court in 2015 but his suspension was ultimately revoked.

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Source URL: Mihaaru-News

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