India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Manish Kumar, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday August 7, 2015
He had "no respect for the Rules and he was acting as if he was a 'Moghal badshah'", writes a judge of the Patna High Court in a letter about his boss, the Chief Justice, who retired last week.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 7, 2015
A death threat has been made in writing to one of the three judges who refused to stop the hanging of 1993 blasts convict Yakub Memon. The Delhi Police has registered a case and are investigating an anonymous letter sent to Justice Dipak Misra.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 6, 2014
Madhya Pradesh High Court Chief Justice A M Khanvilkar has admitted the letter petition written by Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh on the issue of Madhya Pradesh Professional Board Examination scam and a division bench will hear it tomorrow.
India News | Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday December 24, 2013
Retired Justice AK Ganguly has finally spoken out. In an eight-page letter to the Chief Justice of India, with a copy to the President, Justice Ganguly questions the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court panel and says he feels he may be the target of a concerted move to tarnish his image because he had given judgments against powerful interests.
India News | NDTV.com | Monday December 23, 2013
Former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, indicted for sexually harassing a law intern, today wrote to the Chief Justice of India categorically denying the charges against him and blaming them on his past judgements against "powerful interests."
India News | NDTV.com | Thursday March 21, 2013
Press Council of India chief Justice Markandey Katju has asked Maharashtra Governor K Sankarnarayanan to pardon actor Sanjay Dutt, whose conviction in an arms case related to the 1993 Bombay blasts was upheld by the Supreme Court today. Here is the letter sent by Justice Katju to the Governor:
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday February 27, 2013
A 27-year-old convict serving an eight-year-term at the Yerawada Central Prison wrote to the Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court, complaining about myriad health problems he suffered from due to obesity. In the letter written on January 21, Atmaram Dengle requested the court to grant him a 90-day parole so that he could undergo weight reduction ...
India News | NDTV.com | Monday January 7, 2013
After the national outpouring of sorrow and anger over the gang-rape and death of a young medical student in Delhi, the Chief Justice of India has written a strong letter asking for fast-track courts for crimes against women. Here is the full letter:
India News | A Vaidyanathan | Monday January 7, 2013
After the national outpouring of sorrow and anger over the gang-rape and death of a young medical student in Delhi, the Chief Justice of India has written to all high courts, asking for fast-track courts to be established to expedite the cases of crimes against women.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Friday July 6, 2012
Inmates serving time in Taloja Central Prison have access to the prison library, but an Indian Mujahideen undertrial shot off a letter to the Chief Justice complaining that not a single book on criminal law is to be found on the shelves. Besides a plea for law books to be included in the prison library, Iqbal requested that the jail authorities imp...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday April 23, 2012
Following the controversy of his name coming up in a controversial CD, Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi resigned today as chief of Parliamentary panel on law and justice and as the Congress party Spokesperson. Below is the copy of his resignation letter. I have decided to resign as Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Law, Jus...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 10, 2012
The Madras High Court today initiated suo motu contempt proceedings against two advocates and a litigant on a letter in which they had cast "contemptuous aspersions" against some judges of the court.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday March 28, 2010
Families of riot victims sent an open letter to the Chief Justice of India urging him not to share the stage with Modi at a function in the state on Sunday.