Eswatini: Hundreds pay tribute to slain rights activist

The UN representative George Wachira said Maseko's killing was a "loss not only to Eswatini but to the world and humanity."

published on : 28th January 2023

Kerala HC lawyer collected kickbacks to ‘buy’ verdicts

The shocking revelation was made in the report submitted by the HC’s vigilance wing after a detailed probe into the dealings of lawyer Saiby Jose Kidangoor.

published on : 24th January 2023

Five lawyers fake degrees for 11 years across Andhra Pradesh, booked

Bar Council Secretary Padmalatha later lodged two complaints with Thulluru police against five lawyers on January 11.

published on : 22nd January 2023

Delhi govt spent Rs 25.25 crore as lawyers’ fee to fight its case in liquor scam

According to Raj Bhavan sources, senior advocate Dr Abhishek Manu Singhvi received Rs 18.97 crore of the Rs 25.25 crore, while another lawyer,

published on : 9th January 2023

Sambalpur lawyers to resume work from January 3

After a stalemate of around 20 days, lawyers of Sambalpur bar association (SBA) have agreed to resume work in the district court from Tuesday.

published on : 3rd January 2023

Odisha government responsible for lawyer agitation: BJP

“It is the state government which is responsible for the violence. The silence of the chief minister is most unfortunate,” he said.

published on : 26th December 2022

Israel deports French-Palestinian lawyer Salah Hammouri to France

Hammouri has denied the charges against him. The rights groups have condemned the move to deport him.

published on : 18th December 2022

Vandalism in court: Bail of 14 arrested lawyers rejected

The SDJM court here has rejected the bail pleas of 14 lawyers arrested in connection with the vandalism on the district court premises which took place on Monday. 

published on : 17th December 2022

Lawyers suspend strike in Sambalpur, 17 arrested

Earlier in the day, police arrested 17 lawyers of Sambalpur district bar association for their alleged involvement in the vandalism in district court complex.

published on : 14th December 2022

12 lawyers arrested over vandalism in district court in Odisha's Sambalpur

Prohibitory orders have been imposed in the 200-metre radius of the Kacheri Chhak, where the lawyers had staged a protest, to avoid any further untoward incident in the area.

published on : 13th December 2022

Kiren Rijiju questions ‘CJI-lawyers meet on HC transfers’

Everybody talks about strengthening the institution, if we don’t respect the institution it may amount to disrespecting yourself.

published on : 20th November 2022

Maharashtra: Lawyer sentenced to six months imprisonment for using casteist slur 

The court in the order said that the accused had committed an offence that would render the society atmosphere unstable and hostile.

published on : 14th October 2022

Delhi lawyer held for fake degree, bar bodies allege 'illegal arrest'

Delhi Police said on Wednesday that they have arrested an advocate who had allegedly submitted a fake law degree to the Bar Council of India.

published on : 13th October 2022

Karnataka HC quashes PIL seeking parking rights for lawyers

The parking space in the premises of the courts is limited and the entry of the vehicles needs to be regulated.

published on : 2nd October 2022

Lawyers boycott Ankita murder accused; Protesters demand CBI probe

The Bar Association of Kotdwar passed a resolution not to represent the accused, a lawyer said.

published on : 28th September 2022

Naga tribal’s ‘custodial death’ in Assam triggers widespread protests, NHRC seeks report

The issue was first raised by Nagaland Rajya Sabha member S Phangnon Konyak.

published on : 29th August 2022

Standard Chartered Bank directed to pay Rs 2 lakh compensation to Madras lawyer for calling over 58 times

Bank was directed to pay Rs 2 lakh compensation with 8% interest & Rs 10,000 litigation expenses to the lawyer for calling over 58 times in 4 months to clear dues, though he paid it before due date.

published on : 24th August 2022

Khashoggi ex-lawyer's prison sentence for money-laundering overturned in UAE

Asim Ghafoor was convicted of "money-laundering crimes linked to a US-based tax evasion operation", the official WAM news agency said late on Wednesday.

published on : 11th August 2022

Orissa High Court introduces annual award for lawyers at district level

The Chief Justice said the award every year will go a long way in encouraging lawyers to adhere to ethical ways in the profession.

published on : 28th July 2022

Myanmar court rules Suu Kyi bribery trial can continue

A legal official who is familiar with Suu Kyi's cases said she was formally indicted on Monday on two corruption counts on charges of allegedly receiving USD 550,000 in bribes in 2019 and 2020.

published on : 26th July 2022
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