My Lord/Your Lordships sign of slavery, should be banned: Supreme Court

Addressing judges as My Lord or Your Lordships in courts is a relic of colonial era and a sign of slavery, a petition filed in Supreme Court said on Monday and sought a ban on their use in the country.

Pak court reserves judgement on addressing judges as `my lord`

A Pakistani court reserved its verdict on a lawyer`s petition challenging the use of terms like "my lord" or "your lordship" to address judges of superior courts.