Maharashtra court says more than one FIR can’t be lodged for same offence, acquits 10 people in 25-year-old rioting case
More than one FIR cannot be lodged in the same offence, a Thane court in Maharashtra has said while acquitting 10 people accused in an over 25-year-old case of attempt to murder and rioting.
Thane court issues summons to Rahul Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury over anti-RSS remarks, linking Sangh to Gauri Lankesh's murder
A Mumbai metropolitan magistrate's court is also hearing a criminal defamation case against Rahul Gandhi and Sitaram Yechury, filed by another RSS activist over the same issue
Minor's consent is 'no consent in eyes of law', says Thane court while sentencing man to 7 years imprisonment for raping teen
Judge Jadhav said it has come to light that even prior to this incident, the accused had sexual intercourse with the minor girl, who was unaware of the consequences. "Under such circumstances, considering the age of the victim, her consent is no consent in the eyes of law," the judge observed.
Two Bangladeshi couples get two years' imprisonment for illegal stay; Thane court shows 'leniency' due to their poor finances
A Thane court gives two years' imprisonment to two Bangladeshi couples for illegally staying in India. Assistant sessions judge SA Sinha said the accused needed to be shown leniency due to their poor monetary conditions.
Mamta Kulkarni failed to appear before the Thane court in a hearing of the Rs 2,000 crore ephedrine case in which she is a co-accused.
Lawyers of the petitioners and respondents in all courts of the district may soon get SMS alerts regarding status of the pleas filed, on their mobile phones through new service called Case Information System (CIS).