'Fixing' Amit Shah and undermining institutional independence: Sohrabuddin case verdict gives BJP handy weapon against Congress
It is rare to find a more damning indictment of Congress' misdeeds by the judiciary. It may be rarer still to find a more brazen attempt at eroding institutional independence and interfering with an ongoing probe to suit political ends.
Rahul Gandhi should ask 'who killed Sohrabuddin investigation', says Arun Jaitley on Congress chief's reaction to verdict
Arun Jaitley in his Facebook post titled: 'Who killed the Sohrabuddin Investigation' said that those who have recently shown a belated concern for institutional independence, "should seriously introspect as to what they did to the CBI when they were in power"
Sohrabuddin case: DG Vanzara welcomes acquittal of all police personnel, says entry into politics not priority
DG Vanzara indicated that he also wanted to write a book about the whole affair once he is cleared of all the charges in the remaining cases.
SC dismisses PIL in Judge Loya case: BJP attacks Cong, Caravan stands by expose, top court's website gets hacked
As SC dismissed PILs seeking investigation in Judge Loya's death, reactions have poured in from political and legal quarters.
Judge Loya's death: SC dismisses pleas seeking SIT probe, says there is no merit in 'frivolous' petitions
The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed all petitions seeking Special Investigation Team (SIT) probe into the death of former special CBI judge BH Loya.
Supreme Court judges' revolt necessary to stop executive from abusing power, reaffirms free spirit of judiciary
The castigation of the judiciary for not being of the times is unfounded, for, despite the troughs and earthquakes, the Supreme Court of India has remained the vestige of a democratic vision that nationalist leaders had imagined for India
Slamming the Centre over rejection of former Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium's appointment as Supreme Court judge, DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi today wondered if the role of the former senior law officer in Sohrabuddin case was the "reason" behind his rejection.
The manner in which the BJP government blocked Subramanium's nomination to the Supreme Court is a harbinger of how it will possibly use its brute power in the near future.
A bench of justices H L Dattu and S J Mukopadhaya said the journalist, who conducted the sting operation against BJP MPs Prakash Javdekar and Bhupendra Singh Yadav alleging that they tried to impede investigation in the case, cannot proceed with the fresh writ petition.
Was it the arrest of Asaram Bapu in a case of sexual assault of a minor that led to Vanzara despatching his angry resignation letter? There is an old connection between the two.
A Mumbai court Friday remanded nine accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh staged shootout case to judicial custody till December 7, a lawyer said.
The Supreme Court has heard the plea by the CBI seeking to cancel the bail given to the former Gujarat home minister.
The former home minister of Gujarat has seen his meteoric rise come to a crashing halt after being implicated in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsi Prajapati encounter cases.
The CBI told the Supreme Court on Tuesday that it will file a charge sheet in a couple of days in the 2006 alleged staged encounter killing of Tulsiram Prajapati in Gujarat.
The Supreme Court today said it would like the trial of the Sohrabuddin case to be shifted to Maharashtra.
The court said that no more extension would be given to the agency to complete the probe into the death of a witness in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case.