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Jagan Mohan Reddy's faceoff with judiciary: Here's what law states on A-G's consent for criminal contempt cases
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Jagan Mohan Reddy's faceoff with judiciary: Here's what law states on A-G's consent for criminal contempt cases

Attorney General KK Venugopal recently refused to give his consent to initiate criminal contempt proceedings against YS Jagan Mohan Reddy and his advisor

'What is wrong in seeking apology?': SC reserves verdict on sentencing in contempt case against Prashant Bhushan
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'What is wrong in seeking apology?': SC reserves verdict on sentencing in contempt case against Prashant Bhushan

Bhushan urged the Supreme Court to give a 'statesman-like message' by recalling the verdict convicting him for contempt of the court for his tweets against the judiciary

'Not an attack on SC': AG Venugopal denies consent to plea seeking criminal contempt against Swara Bhaskar
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'Not an attack on SC': AG Venugopal denies consent to plea seeking criminal contempt against Swara Bhaskar

The plea filed by one Usha Shetty had alleged that Bhaskar had made 'derogatory and scandalous' statements against the courts in the country and mentioned the Ayodhya case judgement at a panel in Mumbai in February 2020.

Delhi High Court rejects plea for FIR on Kalikho Pul's alleged suicide note
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Delhi High Court rejects plea for FIR on Kalikho Pul's alleged suicide note

The Delhi High Court rejected a plea filed by a group of lawyers on allegations made in Kalikho Pul's suicide note, saying the petitioners were "busy-bodies" making "wild allegations"