Sen said that the electronic evidence submitted by the NIA 'holds no value' as according to a digital forensics report '10 incriminating letters' were inserted on Rona Wilson's laptop by a cyberattacker before his arrest
Earlier, the Bombay High Court had directed that Rao should be released immediately on bail after being discharged from hospital
Bhima Koregaon case: Varavara Rao gets Bombay HC nod for release on cash bail instead of two sureties
Rao's lawyer Anand Grover, saying the procedure for obtaining sureties was taking time, had on 24 February requested that temporary cash bonds be accepted rather than solvent sureties
Bhima Koregaon case: Bombay HC grants Varavara Rao six months interim bail, says 'genuine and fit case'
The bail conditions include a direction to the accused in Elgar Parishad case to stay within the jurisdiction of the Mumbai NIA court for the bail period
In his complaint, Anurag Singh alleged that Usmani had used provocative words and language in his speech to trigger hatred and anger against the UP govt and promote enmity among various religious communities
Sharjeel Usmani will be arrested for Elgar Parishad speech from wherever he is, says Maharashtra home minister
Meanwhile, Maharashtra BJP president Chandrakant Patil wrote to Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath, urging him to give orders to authorities in his state to file an FIR against Usmani
NIA urges Bombay HC to reject Varavara Rao's bail plea on medical grounds, claims poet's condition is 'stable'
The court, however, pointed out that Rao's reports from the JJ Hospital, the Taloja prison hospital and St George Hospital, issued last year, all mentioned dementia and brain atrophy
Swamy, arrested in the alleged Elgar Parishad-Maoist links case, also filed a bail plea in the special NIA court, citing health issues, including Parkinson's disease
The jailed activist had filed a bail application seeking to be shifted to Nanavati Hospital immediately, owing to his 'diminishing neurological and physical health condition'
Elgar Parishad case: Stan Swamy files plea to use straw, sipper in jail due to health issues, NIA to reply by 26 Nov
Reports said that the 82-year-old activist, who is accused of "receiving funds for furthering the Maoist agenda", has Parkinson's disease which leads to shaking, stiffness, and difficulty with walking, balance, and coordination
The lawyer-activist withdrew her plea after the court suggested she file a regular bail application on merit
Rhea Chakraborty denied bail: It’s not just SSR case, persecution of random citizens could be watershed moment for India
The persecution of Rhea Chakraborty, the actor’s one-time partner, borders on lunacy, if we are to cling to some notions of rationality and humanity
The case relates to the Elgar Parishad event of 31 December, 2017, organised by the Kabir Kala Manch at Shaniwarwada in Pune, where members allegedly made provocative speeches
The NIA informed the court that some 1.26 lakh mails have been recovered from Hany Babu's email account and they need to be scrutinised.
During the search at Hany Babu's house, the NIA seized one account ledger, one receipt book of a committee formed for the defence and release of GN Saibaba, several documents as well as electronic items such as hard disk, USB pen drive among others
Babu, an associate professor in the Department of English, was arrested by the NIA on Tuesday in connection with the case.
Varavara Rao 'almost on deathbed', lawyer tells Bombay HC; court asks NIA if family can see him from a distance
'Besides COVID-19, Rao suffers from several ailments. He is hallucinating and is delirious,' his lawyer Sudeep Pasbola told the Bombay High Court.
NHRC issues notice to Maharashtra govt over Varavara Rao's health, tells state to bear expenses for treatment
The NHRC on Friday directed the Maharashtra state chief secretary and D-G of prisons to submit a report about Varavara Rao’s health condition within two weeks
Jailed poet Varavara Rao isn't a mercenary; he should receive justice, not just sympathy, writes Padmaja Shaw
The truth is, time and again, Indian Republic that guarantees free speech and calls itself a socialist and secular democracy incarcerated Varavara Rao for his political beliefs.
Elgar Parishad case: Bombay HC seeks response from NIA, Maharashtra govt on plea challenging transfer of probe to agency
The petitioners Surendra Gadling and Sudhir Dhawale were arrested in June 2018 and are currently lodged at the Taloja jail in Navi Mumbai.