lawyers

SC judges get call not to hear PM security breach

They claimed that the calls were made allegedly by a pro-Khalistan organisation Sikhs for Justice.

published on : 10th January 2022

Dharma Sansad: TMC backs lawyers, seeks SC to take suo moto cognizance of hate speeches allegedly calling for genocide of Muslims

Mahua Moitra on Monday came out in support of the letter signed and sent by 76 prominent SC lawyers urging the apex court for action against the hate speeches.

published on : 27th December 2021

TN lawyer suspended from practicing for 'improper' behaviour during virtual hearing

The video purportedly showed the lawyer in an intimate posture with a woman, while a judge was hearing a case through video-conferencing on Monday.

published on : 21st December 2021

Odisha lawyers resort to cease work over police mistreatment of colleague

President of Jagatsinghpur district bar association, Ramananda Panda was arrested by the police after his wife Lipi had lodged an FIR accusing him of torture over a family dispute.

published on : 25th November 2021

Delhi lawyers to abstain from work on Nov 9 over judgment convicting bar association ex-prez

A trial court on October 29 had convicted former Delhi High Court Bar Association President Rajiv Khosla for assaulting a woman lawyer in 1994.

published on : 8th November 2021

India-Pakistan match: Agra lawyers refuse legal help to sedition-charged Kashmir students

The students were booked for posting a WhatsApp status praising Pakistan players after the team's victory against India in a T20 cricket match on October 24.

published on : 30th October 2021

Six lawyers from TN barred from practice as they face criminal charges

The Bar Council of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry took the decision after it received reports of the cases filed against them.

published on : 22nd October 2021

'It's a matter of right, not charity': CJI Ramana asks women lawyers to demand 50% reservation in judiciary

He said that out of 1.7 million advocates in the country only 15 per cent are women and only two per cent elected representatives in the state bar councils are women.

published on : 26th September 2021

Plea in SC seeking exemption for lawyers from wearing black coats, gowns during summer

The plea has sought a direction to state bar councils to amend their rules and decide the time period when lawyers would be exempted from wearing black coats and gowns.

published on : 29th August 2021

SC: BCI proposes to frame rules to curb lawyers' strikes, boycotts

The SC bench was informed by the Bar Council of India's Chairman Senior Advocate Manan Kumar Mishra that it has convened a meeting with all bar councils in this regard.

published on : 27th August 2021

Lawyers’ fight spills onto ‘road’, video goes viral

The legal profession is considered a noble profession as it is the upholder and protector of the law, but there was nothing noble when a group of lawyers came to blows in full public view.

published on : 19th August 2021

Himachal Pradesh HC mourns demise of 16 lawyers during COVID-19 pandemic

Speaking on the occasion, Malimath said former chairman of Bar Council of Himachal Pradesh Ramakant Sharma was a soft-spoken, honest and hard-working individual.

published on : 8th August 2021

Lawyers stage stir, seek justice for slain advocate

Protests were held in courts demanding the immediate arrest of the accused and strict punishment.

published on : 31st July 2021

Delhi govt rejects city police's panel of lawyers for cases related to farmers stir

It was decided that the Delhi government's lawyers will be public prosecutors in court matters related to the farmers' agitation.

published on : 16th July 2021

All lawyers with Delhi Bar eligible for CM’s welfare scheme: HC

Justice Prathiba Singh held that the insistence on voter ID showing residence in Delhi to avail the welfare scheme is discriminatory.

published on : 13th July 2021
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