lawyers

‘Defer corpus funds rules implementation’

The responsibility of the committee was to conduct OSBC elections within six months from the date of its constitution.

published on : 29th 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

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

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

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

Lawyers of Angul Bar Association demand immediate repair of NHs, stage blockades 

The lawyers of Angul Bar Association led by its president Dilip Sahoo staged blockades on NH-55 at many places from 6 am to 12 pm.

published on : 25th July 2022

Madras HC judge suggests special time slots for mom-lawyers to care for kids

Justice GR Swaminathan of the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court notified that such mothers may obtain specific time slots from his Court Officer to argue their cases.

published on : 5th July 2022

Kerala government cancels posting of BJP leader as sub-court govt pleader

Advocate Vinojkumar P K was appointed as additional government pleader and additional public prosecutor at the Devikulam sub court on June 9.

published on : 18th June 2022

Gyanvapi mosque case: Hearing not held due to lawyers' strike against remarks of official

The Banaras Bar Association and Central Bar Association, Varanasi had decided to boycott work as they were upset over the remarks of a Special Secretary against lawyers.

published on : 18th May 2022

Karnataka: Lawyers write to Bommai, seek action against saffronists for preventing Muslim traders in temple fairs

The association cited multiple incidents of temple committees blacklisting Muslim vendors from temple fairs across the state, wherein the committees have apparently cited pressure from Hindutva groups

published on : 26th March 2022

41 lawyers write to SC, say Bhushan’s conviction will discourage free speech

Bhushan faces six months simple imprisonment or fine upto Rs 2,000 or both as the maximum punishment for the contempt.

published on : 17th August 2020

Kathua rape and murder case: Jammu lawyers suspend agitation, resume work

The decision to resume work was taken at a general house meeting of the JHCBA held under the chairmanship of its president B S Slathia.

published on : 16th April 2018

Kathua gangrape: Supreme Court seeks material on strike by Jammu and Kashmir bar body

Lawyer P.V. Dinesh submitted that the apex court should take note of bar's actions and issue directions to them and the Bar Council of India to ensure that the rule of law prevails.

published on : 13th April 2018

Virtual ID: Senior lawyers opposing Aadhaar in Supreme Court refrain from taking stand

While senior lawyer Arvind Datar said he was not aware of what the government was doing, senior advocate Shyam Divan refused to even comment.

published on : 11th January 2018
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