Lawyers(Search results - 55)
Top StoriesJun 18, 2021, 10:08 AM IST
Fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi remanded to state prison in Dominica, but to remain in hospital
The development is being seen as a ray of hope for India which has approached the Dominica High Court seeking to be impleaded as a party in the case filed by lawyers of Choksi whose bail plea was earlier rejected.
Top StoriesJun 12, 2021, 10:13 AM IST
Dominica High Court denies bail to Mehul Choksi, ‘he's a flight risk’
The court also stated that Mehul Choksi did not offer any strong surety before the court while he sought bail and he is a flight risk too, Antigua Newsroom reported. Choksi's lawyers argued for bail citing medical grounds and not a flight risk.
Top StoriesJun 7, 2021, 4:37 PM IST
Fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi divulges names of abductors to Antigua Police
Prime Minister Gaston Browne said that Choksi's lawyers wrote to the Police Commissioner providing the names of the people he believes abducted him.
Top StoriesMay 28, 2021, 9:41 AM IST
Dominica court stays Mehul Choksi's repatriation; lawyers file habeas corpus petition
Fugitive diamond jeweler Mehul Choksi, was arrested in the Caribbean island nation while trying to escape to Cuba from Antigua, where he had been living since 2018.
Top StoriesMar 4, 2021, 9:26 AM IST
Judges, lawyers at high risk; weight in demand to declare them frontline workers: Delhi HC
The high court noted that there is weight in the claim made by the Bar Council of Delhi for declaring all persons associated with the judicial functioning, which includes judges, court staff and the lawyers as frontline workers so that they could receive a vaccination on priority, and without limitations of their age or physical condition.
IndiaNov 13, 2020, 4:16 PM IST
'No lawyers, no apology, no fine': Comic Kunal Kamra's message to SC judges
Comedian Kunal Kamra, who is facing contempt of court charges after a series of tweets criticising the Supreme Court for granting interim bail to Republic TV Editor Arnab Goswami, has refused to apologise for his remarks. Kamra took to Twitter to say, "No lawyers, no apology, no fine, no waste of space."
IndiaNov 1, 2020, 1:34 PM IST
Supreme Court and HCs have 1113 judges; only 80 are women
Andhra Pradesh High Court judge Justice Lalitha Kanneganti urged women lawyers to accept and fight the challenges that came their way. "You need to do that to succeed in this male-dominated profession," she said.
IndiaOct 22, 2020, 9:56 AM IST
Sushant media trial case: 6 questions that Bombay HC asked Republic TV
Hearing Public Interest Litigations by 8 former senior police officers from Maharashtra, as well as activists, lawyers and NGOs seeking restraining orders against 'media trial' in the Sushant Sigh Rajput death case, the court asked the News Broadcasters Federation on why no suo motu action can be initiated for 'irresponsible coverage' of criminal sensitive matters and media trial in the case.
IndiaAug 20, 2020, 2:04 PM IST
Contempt of court case: How missives are used as missiles in support and against Prashant Bhushan
While one set of lawyers have written to the Supreme Court, revealing that the action against Prashant Bhushan is wrong, another set of lawyers and judges have written to the Chief Justice of India, asking him to punish the guilty and take corrective measures
WORLDAug 4, 2020, 3:18 PM IST
Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan court appoints 3 senior lawyers as amici curiae
A two-member bench of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) comprising Chief Justice Athar Minallah and Justice Miangul Hassan Aurangzeb appointed the three lawyers on Monday (August 3) as it held a hearing of the petition filed by the Pakistan government to appoint a lawyer for Kulbhushan Jadhav
IndiaJul 22, 2020, 10:39 AM IST
Rajasthan political crisis: Speaker moves SC against HC order to defer action against rebel MLAs
Rajasthan Speaker has said he has asked his lawyers to file a special leave petition (SLP) in the Supreme Court against the HC order to defer action.
IndiaFeb 24, 2020, 7:11 PM IST
Ruckus erupts in Karnataka court as lawyers raise slogans
A group of lawyers raised slogans as advocates representing Kashmir students with sedition charges against them, arrived at a Karnataka court causing chaos
IndiaFeb 17, 2020, 4:57 PM IST
SC appoints lawyers to convince Shaheen Bagh protesters to hold protest at alternative site
On February 17, the Supreme Court appointed senior lawyers to hold talks with protesters at Shaheen Bagh
CrimeFeb 13, 2020, 1:28 PM IST
Bomb explodes at Lucknow court; three lawyers injured
Wazirganj Police have recovered three other bombs from the premises so far and the injured lawyers were rushed to the hospital.