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SC seeks details of criminal cases pending against MPs, MLAs

The affidavit said that a total of 1,233 criminal cases were transferred to the Special Courts. Of these, 136 have been disposed of and remaining 1,097 were pending.

published on : 12th September 2018

Bihar leads in pending criminal cases against MPs, MLAs

1,233 cases against MPs and MLAs have been transferred to 12 Special Fast Track Courts, and 136 cases have been disposed of.

published on : 12th September 2018

Eleven states issued notifications to set up special courts on cases against politicians: Centre to SC

The Union Ministry of Law and Justice also told the top court that states where the criminal cases against MPs and MLAs are less than 65, regular courts will be trying them on a fast-track mode.

published on : 11th September 2018

Uttar Pradesh government sets up special court for speedy disposal of criminal cases against lawmakers

In consonance of Centre's proposal, Uttar Pradesh government passed an order to set up a special court to try criminal cases pending against the MPs and MLAs of the state.

published on : 5th July 2018

57 per cent of MLAs with criminal cases got more than 50 per cent votes in their constituencies

MLAs with criminal cases against them had a relatively better outing than others in the Karnataka State Assembly elections, according to an analysis of vote shares.

published on : 2nd June 2018

Scotland to review conviction of Lockerbie bomber

Megrahi maintained his innocence but he abandoned his appeal in 2009 when he was released on compassionate grounds following a diagnosis of terminal prostate cancer.

published on : 3rd May 2018

Association for Democratic Reforms: 33 per cent MPs, MLAs have criminal cases

33 per cent of MPs and MLAs throughout the country have declared criminal cases their affidavits.

published on : 20th April 2018

Supreme Court imposes six-month cap on stay orders

The order came on a plea dealing with an issue relating to the Prevention of Corruption Act and posed a question of law as to whether a high court had the jurisdiction to entertain an appeal

published on : 29th March 2018

51 Rajya Sabha MPs have criminal cases: Report

In a party-wise analysis, the report reveals that BJP has the highest number of MPs (14) with a criminal background.

published on : 24th March 2018

Uttar Pradesh: 25 per cent Gorakhpur, Phulpur Lok Sabha bypoll candidates with criminal cases

Eight out of 32 candidates contesting the bye-elections have criminal cases registered against them.

published on : 6th March 2018

Chandrababu Naidu richest Chief Minister in India, eleven others face criminal cases: ADR Report

Tripura CM Manik Sarkar is the poorest among all the chief ministers with assests of Rs. 26 lakh while Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu is the wealthiest with declared assets of Rs. 177 crore.

published on : 12th February 2018

Union government defends setting up special courts to try criminal cases against MPS, MLAs

The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday defended its move to set up 12 special fast-track courts to try 1,581 criminal cases against members of Parliament and state Assemblies.

published on : 19th December 2017

Ensure funds for special courts to try politicians: Congress leader Anand Sharma

"The government should ensure allocation of adequate funds for setting up enough number of courts so that people do not remain in prison for long periods and the trial is done," Sharma said in RS.

published on : 19th December 2017

52 sitting MLAs in Odisha assembly have criminal cases: Report

Among the political parties, the ruling BJD has the maximum number of MLAs with criminal cases (32) followed by Congress' with 9 MLAs and BJP with 8 MLAs.

published on : 13th December 2017
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