Bar Council of Delhi urges PM to repeal farm laws, raises concern over transfer of power to bureaucrats
Senior advocate Ramesh Gupta said the government should have taken lawyers into confidence as 'farm laws are simply not related to routine revenue matters, but contractual and commercial ones too'
Delhi Bar Council asks Prashant Bhushan to appear before it on 23 Oct over SC conviction in contempt case
The Bar Council of Delhi has sought Bhushan's response as to why proceedings should not be initiated to revoke his enrolment as a lawyer in view of the conviction for his alleged contemptuous tweets against the judiciary
Daily Bulletin: Maharashtra governor invites Shiv Sena to stake claim to form govt; Odd-Even restrictions lifted in Delhi for Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrations; day's top stories
Here are today's top stories: Maharashtra Governor invites Shiv Sena to stake claim to form govt after BJP expresses inability to muster up numbers; Bolivian President Evo Morales resigns after losing backing of security forces; and more
Tis Hazari court clash: Lawyers' strike in to continue as meeting with Delhi Police, Anil Baijal fails to bring resolution
The meeting between the members of all district courts associations, representatives of Delhi police and Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Sunday failed to bring out any resolution, the coordination committee general secretary said.
'Nobody can clap with one hand': SC, speaking on Tis Hazari clash, blames both lawyers and policemen
A bench of justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul and KM Joseph made the remark came after Bar Council of India (BCI) chairman Manan Kumar Mishra said the situation at the Tis Hazari court aggravated after the police's "brutality" on lawyers
Clash at Tis Hazari Court: Lawyers wanted to take revenge, alleges senior Delhi Police official; BCI chairman hits out at police over 'brutality'
Earlier in the day, a clash broke out between the Delhi Police personnel and lawyers in the Tis Hazari Court in which a lawyer sustained injuries
Former Delhi law minister Jitender Singh Tomar on Wednesday moved the Delhi High Court seeking closure of fake degree case against him on the ground that he was already facing prosecution in a criminal case on the same issue.
The Delhi High Court on Thursday asked Bar Council of Delhi (BCD) to file its report on steps it has taken on a complaint against ex-law minister Jitender Singh Tomar seeking probe into his alleged fake law degree case.
Tomar, the law maker elected to Delhi Assembly from Tri Nagar constituency was quizzed at Anti Auto Theft Squad (AATS) office in Vasant Vihar and has been presented a before a duty magistrate at Saket Court.
On Tuesday Aam Aadmi Party MLA and Delhi Law Minister Jitender Tomar was arrested over allegations of submitting a fake law degree.
The party that promised clean, alternative politics is back with a fresh controversy, courtesy Delhi Law Minister Jitender Singh Tomar who is adamant over his claim that he has a bona fide Degree in Law from Tilka Manjhi Bhagalpur University.
Stating that the recent incidents of child rape in Delhi highlight the "repeated failure" to ensure security of women and children, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday asked the Supreme Court to give expeditious attention to a plea seeking enforcement of Vishakha judgement to ensure more congenial work environment for women lawyers.