SC Grants Bail To 8 Convicted In Godhra Train Carnage Case
The Supreme Court has granted bail to eight convicts in the Godhra train carnage case, having regard to their period of imprisonment undergone and their role in the crime. In the court hearing, the Apex Court however, refused to consider the bail applications of four other convicts in view of their role. The judgement came after a special court acquitted 67 in the Godhra train carnage case.
Tags: Supreme Court, Godhra train carnage, Bail, Gujarat Court
Court Grants Bail To Social Media Influencer Sapna Gill In Prithvi Shaw Selfie Row
A court in Delhi granted bail to social media influencer Sapna Gill and three other accused in the Cricketer Prithvi Shaw selfie row. The three were accused of pertaining to alleged manhandling of India cricketer Prithvi Shaw and attacking his car with a baseball bat in Mumbai last week. Earlier in the day, the court Shobhit Thakur, Rudra Solanki and Sahil Singh to 14-day judicial custody, but later got bail.
Tags: Prithvi Shaw, Sapna Gill, Bail, Legal, Cricket
Delhi HC Grants Bail To Ex NSE Chairman Chitra Ramakrishna
The Delhi High Court (HC) granted bail to Ex NSE Chairman Chitra Ramakrishna in illegal phone tapping and money laundering case. On February 8, the Delhi HC Justice Jasmeet Singh said, "The application is allowed. The applicant is granted bail." Chitra Ramakrishna was arrested by CBI in the money laundering case by the ED, which opposed her bail saying, she is a 'mastermind'. The matter is still under investigation.
Tags: Ex Chairman Chitra Ramakrishna, Bail, ED, MONEY LAUNDERING, Delhi HC
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Man Who Threatened Ambani, Family Gets Bail By Session Court
A sessions court in Mumbai has granted bail to Bishnu Bhowmik (56,) arrested for calling up the landline number of Reliance Hospital in Mumbai and threatening to kill industrialist Mukesh Ambani and his family. On September 19, the Additional sessions judge AA Kulkarni granted bail to Bhowmik against a personal bond of Rs 15,000. Furthermore, the bail was in view of medical grounds, confirming Bhowmik was suffering from bipolar-disorder.
Tags: Mukesh Ambani, threatened, session court, bipolar disorder, Bail
Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani Sent To 6 Months In Jail In 2016 Case
In Ahmedabad Metro Police court in Gujarat sentences Gujarat’s working president and MLA Jignesh Mevani and 18 others to six months of imprisonment in a 2016 case. The case pertains to a protest held in 2016, regarding change of name of a law building of Gujarat University. Mevani was reportedly lodged over his tweets against PM Modi. Currently, Mevani is out on bail.
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Singer Daler Mehndi Gets Bail In 2003 Human Trafficking Case
The Punjab and Haryana High Court granted relief to Punjabi pop-singer Daler Mehndi in 2003 Human Trafficking case. The singer was sentenced to two years in imprisonment and was lodged in Patiala Central Jail in Punjab. Punjab and Haryana High Court grants relief to singer Daler Mehndi; stays the decision of Patiala Court that had sentenced him to two years of imprisonment.
Tags: Human Trafficking, daler mehndi, Bail, imprisonment, Haryana & Punjab Court
Activist Setalvad Gets Bail In 2002 Gujarat Riots Case: SC
Activist Teesta Setalvad was granted interim bail by the Supreme Court in connection with the 2002 Gujarat riots case, on September 2. Teesta Setalvad is accused of drafting false statements of witnesses and submitting them before the Nanavati commission set up to investigate the riots. Notably, Teesta Setalvad had filed an appeal in the Apex Court challenging the orders of the session court, denying bail.
Tags: Activist Teesta, 2002 gujarat riots, Bail, Supreme Court, interim bail
Courtesy: India Today
Kerala Govt Demands Civic Chandran's Bail In Sexual Harassment Case Revoked
Kerala government sought the state High Court on August 19 to overturn bail granted to writer and social critic Civic Chandran in sexual harassment case brought by Dalit writer. While granting anticipatory relief to Chandran, Kerala's Kozhikode district sessions court stated offenses under Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act would not stand against the accused prima facie. Two sexual harassment lawsuits were… read-more
Tags: Kerala, Bail, Kerala Government, High Court, sexual harassment case
Courtesy: Free Press Journal
SC Issues Bail To Varavara Rao In Bhima Koregaon Case For Medical Concerns
Varavara Rao, Telugu poet and activist who is charged in the Elgar Parishad case, has been given six-month medical bail by Supreme Court. The 82-year-old petitioner was under home arrest since 2018. Bombay High Court noticed that the petitioner had health problems. “The appellant shall not misuse his liberty and not get in touch with any of the co-accused or try to influence the course of the investigation,” SC stated.
Tags: Varavara Rao, Bail, Supreme Court of India, Medical, Bhima Koregaon Case
Courtesy: India today
KS Sabarinadhan Granted Bail After In-Flight Protest Against Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan
Kerala Youth Congress deputy president KS Sabarinadhan was granted bail in connection with the alleged protest inside an aircraft against Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. The leader has been granted bail on condition by Trivandrum Principal Sessions Court. Police have objected to his bail request, claiming that his cellphone and other electronic devices must be taken. He stated that he will continue to oppose CM in the gold smuggling… read-more
Tags: Kerala Youth Congress deputy president, KS Sabarinadhan, Kerala Chief Minister, Pinarayi Vijayan, Bail