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Daily Comedy 6.12.15

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Bail

 

 

 

 

Published on Jun 7, 2015

” John Oliver explains why America’s bail system is better for the reality tv industry than it is for the justice system.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Musharraf Turns Fugitive As Judge Revokes Bail And Orders Arrest

 

 

” Islamabad – In a scene that could be part of an action movie, ex-president Pervez Musharraf of Pakistan stormed out of the court and into his bullet-proof car, fleeing before security forces were able to seize and arrest him.

 
Musharraf had returned to his homeland after living in exile for five years, both in Dubai and London. He hoped to be allowed to stand for election; yet it turned out to be a bid that failed.

 

Last week, he was charged over his decision to dismiss the country’s judges as he imposed emergency rule in 2007. However, he was granted a temporary bail lasting one week, Today, his luck turned for the worse when the Islamabad High Court refused extending the bail and ordered his immediate arrest instead.”