An unidentified family member with a nine-month-old boy, leave after the boy's court appearance in Lahore, Pakistan, Saturday, April 12, 2014. A Pakistani lawyer said a judge has freed the boy accused of attempting to murder police in the eastern city of Lahore after police withdrew charges. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)
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K.M. Chaudary

An unidentified family member with a nine-month-old boy, leave after the boy's court appearance in Lahore, Pakistan, Saturday, April 12, 2014. A Pakistani lawyer said a judge has freed the boy accused of attempting to murder police in the eastern city of Lahore after police withdrew charges. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

Pakistan judge dismisses 9-month-old boy's murder case

The Associated Press

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ISLAMABAD — A Pakistani judge dismissed an attempted murder charge Saturday that police lodged against a 9-month-old boy, ending a bizarre case that drew new criticism to the country’s troubled criminal justice system.

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