The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday announced that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MNA and televangelist Aamir Liaquat would be indicted in a contempt cases on September 27. The decision came after a three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar rejected the unconditional apology submitted by Liaquat. Last month, the court had issued a contempt notice Liaquat for allegedly using abusive and derogatory language against the media and others. As the hearing went underway, a number of clips of Liaquat’s televsion programmes were also played in the courtroom. Justice Nisar remarked that contemnors would not be spared. The hearing was then adjourned until September 27. Published in Daily Times, September 12th 2018.