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Delhi police chargesheets AAP's Somnath Bharti over raid on Nigerians' house

Oct 01, 2014

Delhi police chargesheets AAP's Somnath Bharti over raid on Nigerians' house

Delhi Police on Wednesday told a court in New Delhi that it has chargesheeted former city law minister and AAP leader Somnath Bharti. #India #NewsTracker #Delhi Police #raid #Chargesheet #FIR #Somnath Bharti #AAP #Former Delhi Law Minister #Nigerian women #molestation charge
Belgian terrorists on trial helped recruit for Islamic State in Syria prosecutor

Sep 29, 2014

Belgian terrorists on trial helped recruit for Islamic State in Syria prosecutor

The trial opened Monday under armed police guard at the court in Antwerp where 16 people alleged to be Sharia4Belgium members, including its head Fouad Belkacem, are being tried on charges of leading a terrorist organisation. #US #Syria #Jihad #NewsTracker #Iraq #Belgium #sharia law #trial #Antwerp #Jihadists #islamic-state #Sharia4Belgium #Terrorist Organisation #Fouad Belkacem
Bill to repeal 287 obsolete laws to be introduced in Winter Session, says govt

Sep 29, 2014

Bill to repeal 287 obsolete laws to be introduced in Winter Session, says govt

Giving a fresh push to weed out archaic laws, Law Ministry would bring a new bill in Winter session of Parliament to repeal another 287 obsolete statutes even as it works overtime to ensure that 700 Appropriation Acts which have lost relevance are junked. #India #TheySaidIt #Ravi Shankar Prasad #Law Ministry #parliament #bill #Winter session #obsolete laws
California adopts 'yes means yes' law in sexual assault cases

Sep 29, 2014

California adopts 'yes means yes' law in sexual assault cases

The legislation says silence or lack of resistance does not constitute consent. Under the bill, someone who is drunk, drugged, unconscious or asleep cannot grant consent. #US #Law #ThingsWeLike #Rape #California #sexual assault #Sex crimes #Rape Law #Rapes on University campuses
What Juvenile justice? Over 2900 prisoners in Delhi's jails are under age of 18

Sep 26, 2014

What Juvenile justice? Over 2900 prisoners in Delhi's jails are under age of 18

While the Indian law says that all those under the age of 18 can't be detained in a prison, close to 3000 inmates just in Delhi's 2 prisons are juveniles. #HowThisWorks #Delhi #Tihar jail #Crimes #Juvenile Justice Act #Juvenile Law #Juvenile law in India #Crimes by Children

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Devyani case: Four questions Preet Bharara must answer

Dec 19, 2013

Devyani case: Four questions Preet Bharara must answer

Reminding the Attorney that Devyani Khobargade is a Dy Consul General of Indian Consulate and as per her assertions she was handcuffed and strip-searched to such a ludicrous extreme as probing her cavities, I ask the attorney to clarify on the following: #HowThisWorks #India #Prabhu Dayal #Preet Bharara #Sushilkumar Shinde #New York #Labour laws #nanny #Devyani Khobragade #Underpaid labour #US Consular staff
Devyani case: Four questions Preet Bharara must answer

Oct 01, 2014

Clerk knocks Rutledge off roll of voters

The Republican candidate for attorney general is no longer registered to vote in the state of Arkansas. Pulaski County Clerk Larry Crane canceled the voter registration of Leslie Rutledge late Tuesday afternoon after his office found that Rutledge, o... #Virginia #Mike Huckabee #U.S. Democratic Party #U.S. Republican Party
Devyani case: Four questions Preet Bharara must answer

Sep 30, 2014

Attorney wants Sunshine Law charge dropped against Scott Batterson

The state has until Tuesday to provide an Orange County judge with written reponses to arguments made by attorneys for a jailed former Orlando expressway authority director that their client did not break a public meetings law... #Virginia #Mike Huckabee #U.S. Democratic Party #U.S. Republican Party
Devyani case: Four questions Preet Bharara must answer

Sep 30, 2014

Gov. Brown Signs California Gun Restriction Law, First In The Country

California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat... #California #Jerry Brown