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15th Rajasthan assembly has 46 MLAs with criminal cases

25 out of 99 MLAs from Congress, 12 out of 73 MLAs from BJP and two out of six MLAs from BSP have declared criminal cases against themselve in their affidavits.

published on : 15th December 2018

Supreme Court orders more courts to try criminal netas

Tuesday’s direction from the top court is a departure from its earlier focus on special courts in each state to try cases involving politicians.

published on : 4th December 2018

Use tech to probe cases, Delhi High Court says after justice delayed

The court suggested and expressed hope that the legislature would consider enacting a special law to deal with crimes effectively and quickly, and also suggested reforms

published on : 29th November 2018

Contempt plea in SC against MP Congress candidate for allegedly not publicising criminal cases

The fresh plea, filed through lawyers Ashwini Upadhyay and Ashwani Kumar Dubey, has also made Chief Election Commissioner O P Rawat and other election officers of the state as parties.

published on : 27th November 2018

Karnataka cops to book criminal cases against those inciting violence

 According to the circular, criminal cases will be booked against those who disseminate ‘irresponsible and explosive’ messages having content which is likely to incite mob violence and lynching.

published on : 3rd October 2018

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
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