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State your position on Tapas Pal's remarks: Calcutta HC to WB govt

Jul 10, 2014

State your position on Tapas Pal's remarks: Calcutta HC to WB govt

The Calcutta HC asked the West Bengal government to spell out its stand on the rape remarks made by Trinamool Congress Lok Sabha member Tapas Pal. #India #Mamata Banerjee #West Bengal #Trinamool Congress #Kolkata #Calcutta High Court #TMC #CPI (M) #Rape remark #Tapas Pal
SC restrains states from giving remission to convicts serving life sentence

Jul 09, 2014

SC restrains states from giving remission to convicts serving life sentence

The Supreme Court today restrained all states from exercising power of remission for releasing convicts from jail who are serving life sentence and sought their response whether the Centre's nod was needed for the purpose in cases prosecuted by central agencies like CBI. #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Life sentence #power of remission
SL asylum-seeker mothers attempt suicide to get kids to Australia

Jul 09, 2014

SL asylum-seeker mothers attempt suicide to get kids to Australia

The damaging claims come as Australia faces growing pressure over its controversial immigration policies, with High Court action under way over the fate of 153 Sri Lankans being held in custody on the high seas. #World #Sri Lanka #Australia #NewsTracker #Asylum seekers #Immigration policies #Australia High Court
SC issues notice to Salman Khan in black buck hunting case

Jul 09, 2014

SC issues notice to Salman Khan in black buck hunting case

The Supreme court on Wednesday issued notice to Bollywood actor Salman Khan on a plea by the Rajasthan government challenging a High Court decision which had stayed his conviction in a black buck hunting case. #Bollywood #Salman Khan #India #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Crime #Sonali Bendre #Saf Ali Khan #Ghoda Farm #Chinkaras #Bhawad #UK Embassy
Bombay HC frames issues on Thackeray's will as Jaidev disputes it

Jul 09, 2014

Bombay HC frames issues on Thackeray's will as Jaidev disputes it

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday framed issues regarding the will of late Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray with his estranged son Jaidev contending that his father was not of sound mind when he signed it. #India #Uddhav Thackeray #Shiv Sena #Bombay High Court #Jaidev Thackeray

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Why the judicial system's fear of mobs is frightening

Mar 16, 2014

Why the judicial system's fear of mobs is frightening

I do not understand what collective conscience is and how it is to be measured for extreme or moderate revulsion. #Supreme Court #Afzal Guru #Sahara India #InMyOpininon #High Courts
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Mar 06, 2014

Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

The judiciary is not something to be scoffed at and neither is public sentiment. #HowThisWorks #India #Business #Delhi #Supreme Court #protest #Subrata Roy #Sahara #lUCKNOW #Ink

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Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Jul 10, 2014

Immigration court backlog adds to border crisis

On a June morning last year, Alex Alvarez left his home in the lush Salvadoran region of Morazan to make the now-familiar journey of tens of thousands of other young immigrants from Central America...
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Jul 10, 2014

Colorado judge to decide on same-sex marriage licenses in Boulder

Attorneys for the Boulder County Clerk's Office and the Colorado Attorney General's Office sparred in district court Wednesday over whether Clerk and Recorder Hillary Hall is breaking the law by issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples... #Colorado #Boulder, CO
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Jul 09, 2014

U.S. sued for not providing attorneys to children in immigration court

Immigrant advocacy groups sued the federal government on Wednesday for what they say is a failure to provide legal representation for immigrant children facing deportation... #Colorado #Boulder, CO