Sharjeel Imam

2020 riots: Delhi High Court to hear Sharjeel’s bail plea on Jan 9

The court, which had earlier reserved a verdict on the bail plea by United Against Hate founder Khalid Saifi in the same case, also permitted his senior counsel to make additional legal submissions. 

published on : 22nd December 2022

SC clarifies verdict on Umar Khalid will not prejudice HC's observations on Sharjeel Imam 

"We clarify that any observations made in respect to the petitioner (Imam) will not prejudice the petitioner," the top court said.

published on : 10th December 2022

Supreme Court tells Sharjeel Imam HC’s remark won’t affect his case

Delhi HC while denying bail to Khalid on October 18 had said that Khalid was constantly in touch with Sharjeel Imam who was arguably ‘at the head of the conspiracy’.

published on : 10th December 2022

Sharjeel Imam in SC over Delhi HC's remark on links with Umar Khalid

However, this court finds it a little difficult to accept the subject contention urged by the appellant at this stage.

published on : 7th December 2022

2019 Jamia violence: Court seeks explanation from Delhi Police

The court was hearing arguments on framing charges in the case under various provisions of the Indian Penal Code, including rioting, attempt to commit culpable homicide and criminal conspiracy.

published on : 27th November 2022

Defer bail hearing, seeking legal advice after Umar Khalid order, Sharjeel Imam urges HC

Imam, Khalid and several others have been booked under the UAPA and provisions of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) for allegedly being the "masterminds" of the February 2020 riots.

published on : 28th October 2022

Sharjeel Imam granted bail in sedition case, but to remain in jail

However, Imam, who is in judicial custody since January 2020, will continue to remain in jail as he is yet to secure bail in the Delhi riots conspiracy case.

published on : 30th September 2022

Umar Khalid completes 2 years in jail; mother says she is 'optimistic' of him walking free soon

The violence erupted during the protests against CAA and NRC. In a letter to his friend written from the prison premises, Khalid said that he feels lonely and pessimistic at times.

published on : 13th September 2022

Sedition case: Delhi High Court seeks police stand on Sharjeel’s interim bail plea

The court sought a status report from the police and listed the matter for consideration on August 25.

published on : 30th July 2022

Anti-CAA protests: Delhi court rejects interim bail for Sharjeel Imam 

The judge also highlighted that interim bail applications can only be considered in case of emergencies, like a medical condition.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Former JNU student Sharjeel Imam moves court claiming threat to life in prison

The plea alleged that the Assistant Superintendent of Jail had entered his cell along with eight-ten people in the garb of a search, assaulted him and called him a terrorist and anti-national.

published on : 5th July 2022

Sharjeel Imam bail plea deferred for July 7 as courts take summer break

A Delhi court on Friday adjourned the bail plea of former JNU student leader Sharjeel Imam in a sedition case until July 7 as the courts are on vacation from today.

published on : 11th June 2022

After HC order, Sharjeel moves lower court for bail in sedition case

JNU student Sharjeel Imam has moved the lower to seek bail in the sedition case against him after the Delhi High Court asked him to approach the lower court for bail.

published on : 28th May 2022

Sedition case: Delhi HC permits Sharjeel Imam to approach trial court for interim bail

The HC allowed Imam to withdraw his application seeking interim bail from the high court after special public prosecutor Amit Prasad said while the case essentially pertained to section 124A.

published on : 26th May 2022

‘Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam  do not share same ideology’

During the hearing for his bail in the Delhi riots case, the JNU student activist’s counsel said that there is no ideological meeting of minds between the two. 

published on : 24th May 2022

Delhi HC to hear student leader Sharjeel Imam's bail plea on May 26

He filed the bail plea in connection with FIR-22 of the year 2020 which relates to the inflammatory speeches given by him in the Jamia area and at AMU.

published on : 17th May 2022

Delhi: Sharjeel Imam moves court for interim bail

A bench of Justices Siddharth Mridul and Rajnish Bhatnagar is likely to hear the plea on Tuesday.

published on : 17th May 2022

JNU student Sharjeel Imam moves HC for interim bail citing SC order on sedition

A bench of Justices Siddharth Mridul and Rajnish Bhatnagar is likely to hear the plea on Tuesday.

published on : 16th May 2022

CAA stir: Delhi HC to hear Sharjeel Imam's bail plea in sedition case on May 26

A bench of Justices Siddharth Mridul and Rajnish Bhatnagar asked the counsel appearing for Imam to place before it the documents concerning another FIR, registered in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 6th May 2022

No bail for Sharjeel Imam in case involving charges under IPC and UAPA

Tanvir argued that we cannot afford to have a system where conspiracies become endless and are rendered in perpetuity.

published on : 12th April 2022
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