Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema

Punjab University - Law College

Assistant Professor

University Law College

University of the Punjab

Lahore, PA Punjab 54000

Pakistan

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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6

Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Shia and Sunni Laws of Inheritance: A Comparative Analysis

Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research Vol 10, 2012
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Inheritance; Shia Law; Sunni Law; Islamic Law; Pakistan; Legal Heirs; Islamic Legal Tratdition

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Dying Declarations in Pakistan and India: A Case Law Study of their Evidentiary Value

Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences (PJSS) Vol. 33, No. 1 (2013) pp. 97-108
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema and Samee Uzair Khan
Punjab University - Law College and University of the Punjab (PU)
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Dying Declaration; Evidentiary Value; Corroboration; Law of Evidence; Qanoon-i-Shahadat Order; India; Pakistan; Case Law Study; Supreme Court; High Court

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DNA Evidence in Pakistani Courts: An Analysis

LUMS Law Journal
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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DNA; Legitimacy; Paternity; Sexual offence; Pakistan; Case Law; Islamic Law; Law of Evidence; Qanoon-i-Shahadat Order; Presumption

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Dying Declaration and its Corroboration in Pakistan and India: An Analytical Study of Case Law

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema and Samee Uzair Khan
Punjab University - Law College and University of the Punjab (PU)
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Dying Declaration; Corroboration; Law of Evidence; Qanoon-i-Shahadat Order; India; Pakistan; Supreme Court; High Court; Case Law Study

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Protection of Legal Status of Women in Pakistan: An Analysis of the Role of Supreme Court

International Journal of Physical and Social Sciences, Vol. 4, Issue 4, 2014
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Zia Ranjah and Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
International Islamic University, Islamabad and Punjab University - Law College
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Women's Rights; Women's Status; Gender Equality; Islamization of Laws; Supreme Court; Pakistan; Islamic Law; Constitution; Hudood Laws

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Revisiting Abdul Kadir v Salima: Locus Classicus on Civil Nature of Marriage?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2018
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Muslim Marriage; Civil Contract; Prompt Dower; Restitution of Conjugal Rights; Pakistan; British India

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Problematizing the Religious Basis of Maududi's Political Theory

Studies on Asia Series IV, Volume 3, No. 2, October 2013
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Maududi; Maudoodi; Jamaat-e-Islami; Pakistan; Islamic State; Waheed ud Din Khan; Quran and Sunnah; Islamic Political Theory; Religion and Politics

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Mulla's Principles of Mahomedan Law in Pakistani Courts: Undoing/Unraveling the Colonial Enterprise?

LUMS Law Journal Volume 4
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2018
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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DF Mulla; Islamic Family Law; Courts; Pakistan; British India; Colonialism

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Decoy Witness's Evidence in Pakistan: An Ethical and Legal Conundrum

International Journal of Physical and Social Sciences, Vol. 4, Issue 4, 2014
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Decoy Witness; Accomplice; Spy; Law of Evidence; Qanoon-i-Shahadat Order; Corroboration; Courts; Case Law; Pakistan

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Corroborating Evidence in Pakistan: A Mechanism to Fill Reliability Void

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2018
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Corroboration; Confession; Retracted Confession; Dying Declaration; Child Witness; Interested Witness; Law of Evidence; Qanoon-i-Shahadat Order; Pakistan; Case Law Study

11.

The Federal Shariat Court’s Role to Determine the Scope of ‘Injunctions of Islam’ and Its Implications

Journal of Islamic State Practices in International Law, Vol. 9, Issue. 2 (2013)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Federal Shariat Court; Islamic Law; Injunctions of Islam; Constitution of Pakistan; Sharia Court; Original Jurisdiction

12.

Federal Shariat Court as a Vehicle of Progressive Trends in Islamic Scholarship in Pakistan

Al-Adwa January-June 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Federal Shariat Court; Islamic Scholarship; Sharia Court; Pakistan; Judicial System; Quran and Sunnah; Judgments; Constitution; Progressive Trends

13.

Tagore Law Lecturer's Contribution to Islamic Legal Scholarship in British India

Al-Qalam December 2013
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Islamic Legal Scholarship; Legal History; British India; Colonial India; Tagore Law Lecture; Calcutta University; Pakistani Legal System

14.

Genealogical Analysis of Islamic Law Books Relied on in the Courts of Pakistan

Al-Adwa December 2013
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema and Samee Uzair Khan
Punjab University - Law College and University of the Punjab (PU)
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Islamic Law; British India; Judicial System; Pakistan; Supreme Court; High Court; Personal Law; Colonial India; Indian Subcontinent

15.

Socially Abhorrent But Legally Acceptable: A Study of Alleged Conversions of Sunnis and Shias in Cases of Inheritance in Pakistan

South Asian Studies, A Research Journal of South Asian Studies, Vol. 29, No. 1, January -July 2014, pp. 281-291
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 31 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Sunni Law; Shia Law; Inheritance; Pakistani Courts; Islamic Law; Law in Practice; Judicial Decisions; Social Dynamics

16.

Contribution of the Lahore High Court in the Development of Islamic Family Law in Pakistan

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Oct 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema and Zubair Abbasi
Punjab University - Law College and Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)
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Lahore High Court; Islamic Family Law; Pakistan; Marriage; Dower; Divorce

17.

Fatawa in Pakistani Courts: An Appraisal

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Fatawa; Fatwa; Islamic Law; Pakistan's Legal System; Judicial System; Law in Practice; Judicial Decision; Social Dynamics; Expert Opinion

18.

Islamization of Restitution of Conjugal Rights by Federal Shariat Court of Pakistan: A Critique

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Feb 2019
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Restitution of conjugal rights; British India; Islamic Family Law; Islamization; Federal Shariat Court; Pakistan

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An Analysis of the Application of Traditional Islamic Law of Inheritance in Pakistani Courts

Al-Qalam, Vol. 17, Issue 2 (December 2012), pp. 106-120
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Inheritance Law; Sunni; Shia; Islamic law; Muslim Family Laws Ordinance, Pakistan; Supreme Court; High Court

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The Significance of Socio-Political Context in Shaping the Authenticity of Jamaat-I-Islami's Gender Discourse

Pakistaniaat: A Journal of Pakistan Studies Vol. 5, No. 2 (2013)
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Muslim Family Laws Ordinance; Hudood Ordinances; Protection of Women Act; Gender Discourse; Gender Equality; Women's Rights; Jamaat-i-Islami Pakistan; Quran and Sunnah

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An Analysis of Women's Contribution to the Gender Discourse of Jamaat-I-Islami of Pakistan

Wagadu, Volume 11, 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Maududi; Maudoodi; Jamaat-e-Islami; Pakistan; Gender Discourse; Gender Equality; Women's Contribution; Religion and Women

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Indigenization of Restitution of Conjugal Rights in Pakistan: A Plea for its Abolition

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 12 Sep 2018
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Restitution of Conjugal Rights; British India; Pakistan; Islamic Family Law; Muslim Personal Law

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The Concept of Qawama: A Study of Interpretive Tensions

Hawwa Journal of Women of the Middle East and the Islamic World 11 (2013) 1–17
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Qawama; Women's Right; Women's Status; Gender Equality; Islamic Law; Quran and Sunnah; Interpretation of Text; Human Agency

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An Unlikely Champion of Women’s Rights under Muslim Personal Law: Mawdudi on Anglo-Muhammadan Law

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Oct 2019
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Mawdudi; Maududi; Islamic Personal Law; Muslim Personal Law; Huquq al-Zawjayn; British Raj; British India; Anglo-Muhammadan Law; Islamic Law; Pakistan; Quran; Sunnah

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Non-Repugnancy Decisions of the Federal Shariat Court of Pakistan: An Analysis of Politico-legal Ramifications

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Oct 2019
Shahbaz Ahmad Cheema
Punjab University - Law College
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Federal Shariat Court; Shariat Court; Pakistan; Islamic Law; Islamic Constitutionalism