Lawyers movement for the restoration of chief justice is a golden page in the history of Pakistan. Its revolutionary movement which was noticed and appreciated all over the world.
The resistance by lawyers started when Chief Justice Iftikhar chaudry was insulted by Police. People from the civil society , media , and specially the lawyers started protests against the insult of CJ. They were beaten , injured and even killed by the police men. The Govt. tried to crush the movement with every available resource. But as the time passed, civilians came on the road and supported the lawyers movement.
Long March was the last protest in this movement. That night , Gen. Ashfaq Pervaiz Kiyani met the president and after some time president announced that Cheif Justice and all the other judges will be restored very soon.