Maryam to be arrested if she appears in AC without acquiring pre-arrest bail: legal expert

Maryam to be arrested if she appears in AC without acquiring pre-arrest bail - legal expert
Lahore: Renowned analyst Raja Amir Abbas on Wednesday revealed that Maryam Nawaz would be arrested if she appears in the accountability court without acquiring pre-arrest bail.

Replying to document on submission of forged documents in the court, Abbas stated that a person can face imprisonment for up to 10 years over submitting forged documents in the court.

“And if 467 is attracted, the person can face life imprisonment”, opined Raja Abbas.

Section 467 deals with offences relating to and to trade of property marks. It states, “Whoever forges a document which purports to be a valuable security, or a will, or an authority to adopt a son, or which purports to give authority to any person to make or transfer any valuable security, or to receive the principal, interest or dividends thereon, or to receive or deliver any money, movable property, or valuable security, or any document purporting to be as acquaintance or receipt acknowledging the payment of money, or an acquaintance or receipt for the delivery of any movable property or valuable security, shall be punished with imprisonment for life, or with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.”