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Elgar Parishad case: Bombay HC justice Sadhana Jadhav recuses from hearing, third judge to do so
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Elgar Parishad case: Bombay HC justice Sadhana Jadhav recuses from hearing, third judge to do so

The Elgar Parishad-Maoist linked case relates to alleged inflammatory speeches delivered at the 'Elgar Parishad' conclave, held at Shaniwarwada in Pune on 31 December, 2017

Stan Swamy dies at 84: Who was the tribal rights activist arrested in Elgar Parishad case?
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Stan Swamy dies at 84: Who was the tribal rights activist arrested in Elgar Parishad case?

Stan Swamy: The Bombay HC was informed that Swamy suffered a cardiac arrest early Sunday morning following which he was put on ventilator support

Plight of Father Stan Swamy, Gautam Navlakha exposes inhuman living conditions of elderly prisoners in India
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Plight of Father Stan Swamy, Gautam Navlakha exposes inhuman living conditions of elderly prisoners in India

Insufficient medical care and unhealthy conditions make elderly inmates dependent on fellow inmates and prison officers for care and daily chores.

Stan Swamy is being provided with sipper and straw since his arrest, says Taloja jail official
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Stan Swamy is being provided with sipper and straw since his arrest, says Taloja jail official

'We know he is a patient, he suffers from Parkinson's disease. Why would we not provide him things which he requires?' the official said

Didn't confiscate Stan Swamy's sipper and straw, NIA tells Mumbai court; activist files fresh plea
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Didn't confiscate Stan Swamy's sipper and straw, NIA tells Mumbai court; activist files fresh plea

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

Pinarayi Vijayan says arrest of tribal rights activist Stan Swamy in Bhima Koregaon case is 'unfortunate'
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Pinarayi Vijayan says arrest of tribal rights activist Stan Swamy in Bhima Koregaon case is 'unfortunate'

Vijayan claimed the arrest of Swamy, who has been supporting the tribal agitations for land and forest rights, was a "move to muzzle dissenting voices"

Bhima Koregaon case: Pune Police to seek FBI help to retrieve data from damaged hard disk seized from home of Telugu poet
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Bhima Koregaon case: Pune Police to seek FBI help to retrieve data from damaged hard disk seized from home of Telugu poet

Pune Police have decided to seek help from FBI, the domestic intelligence and security service of the US, to retrieve data from a damaged hard disk seized from the house of Telugu poet Varavara Rao arrested in the Elgar Parishad-Maoist links case,an official said on Thursday.

Bhima Koregaon case: Pune Police raid activist Stan Swamy’s Ranchi residence; documents, electronic materials seized
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Bhima Koregaon case: Pune Police raid activist Stan Swamy’s Ranchi residence; documents, electronic materials seized

In connection with the Bhima Koregaon case, a Pune police team raided human right activist Father Stan Swamy's home in Ranchi on Wednesday

Father Stan Swamy, activist raided in Bhima Koregaon probe, irked govt with report on jailed tribals in Jharkhand
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Father Stan Swamy, activist raided in Bhima Koregaon probe, irked govt with report on jailed tribals in Jharkhand

After the Pune Police raid at his Ranchi home, Father Stan Swamy had said he had no connection with the Elgar Parishad event or the Bhima Koregaon violence.

Bhima Koregaon raids: P Chidambaram condemns arrests of activists, defends right to hold extreme views
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Bhima Koregaon raids: P Chidambaram condemns arrests of activists, defends right to hold extreme views

In a series of tweets, P Chidambaram said anyone holding extreme views is punishable only if he indulges in violence or incites violence or aids and abets violence in support of his ideology