Reevaluating Juvenile Legitimacy: A Comparative Exploration Through an Alternative Prism of Article 128 of the Qanun-e-Shahadat Order 1984

  • Syeda Mina Faisal
  • Zaffar Hussain
  • Tayyaba Yasmin


This research article delves into the nuanced examination of minor’s legitimacy within the legal framework, with a specific focus on the implications outlined in Article 128 of the Qanun-e-Shahadat Order 1984. Employing a comparative study, our analysis explores diverse legal perspectives, shedding light on alternative viewpoints that enrich the discourse surrounding juvenile justice. By scrutinizing the intricacies of Article 128 of the Qanun-e-Shahadat Order 1984 through a fresh lens, this study aims to contribute valuable insights into the evolving landscape of minors' rights, calling for a comprehensive understanding that transcends conventional interpretations. Through a meticulous exploration of case studies and legal precedents, the research strives to foster a broader dialogue on the subject, urging for a nuanced approach that aligns with contemporary societal dynamics and the evolving needs of juvenile justice systems. The article adopted the qualitative research methodology.