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Waqar Ahmed Seth
Waqar Ahmed Seth (16 March 1961 – 12 November 2020) was a Pakistani politician and lawyer. He was the Chief Justice of Peshawar High Court from 28 June 2018 until his death. On 2 August 2011, he became a Justice Peshawar High Court.
He was in charge over the special court which heard the high treason case against Pervez Musharraf and one of the two judges on a three judge panel who convicted Musharraf of this crime and sentenced him to death. This was the first time in Pakistan's history that a military dictator was convicted of high treason.
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- "Special court sentences Pervez Musharraf to death in high treason case". http://dunyanews.tv/amp/english/523589.php.
- "Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf sentenced to death for high treason". December 17, 2019. https://wqad.com/2019/12/17/former-pakistan-president-pervez-musharraf-sentenced-to-death-for-high-treason/.
- "Peshawar High Court Chief Justice Waqar Seth dies of coronavirus". November 12, 2020. https://www.samaa.tv/news/pakistan/2020/11/peshawar-high-court-chief-justice-waqar-seth-dies-of-coronavirus/.