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abrogate

Withdraw, rescind, revoke, or cancel. Common usage implies an act done in a one-sided or high-handed manner, but this is not necessary to the definition.
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Justice Jawwad S Khawaja remarked " We want to secure the future of nation by determining the limitations and boundaries of article 6 and giving verdict on awarding punishment to the abrogator of the constitution.
You are talking about abrogators of constitution that nothing can be done against them.
One, Nawaz Sharif had arraigned former military dictator General Pervez Musharraf before a special tribunal under Article 6 of the Constitution meant for punishing the abrogators.
ISLAMABAD -- Barrister Farogh Nasim, counsel for former president Pervez Musharraf has said the Special Court (SC) has not rejected the plea for conducting hearing against the abrogators of the constitution since 1956.