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Complaint filed by Senior Adv. Prashant Bhushan against activist, Madhu Kishwar for promoting communal enmity through twitter in Kathua Case

Senior Advocate Prashant Bhushan has filed a criminal complaint against Madhu Kishwar, an academic activist, before SHOL, Tilak Marg Police Station, New Delhi alleging that she has been using her twitter handle to spread hatred and misinformation wherein in one of her tweets of April 14, she has tweeted that the rape and murder of the minor girl in Kathua were suspected to be a handiwork of Rohingya refugees and has used the term ‘jihadi’ for the community Rohingyas. 148 more words

Criminal Law

J. Chelameswar refuses to entertain the petition of the Bhushan brothers seeking regulation of Master of Roster powers of CJI

A petition which was filed by Senior Adv. Shanti Bhushan before the Supreme Court of India last week praying to issue a writ declaring that listing of matters must strictly adhere to the Supreme Court Rules, 2013 and Handbook on Practice and Procedure and Office Procedure and that the words Chief Justice of India must be deemed to mean a collegium of 5 senior most judges of the Hon’ble Supreme Court, was earlier mentioned today by Senior Adv. 104 more words

Supreme Court

Prashant Bhushan: One had to confront CJI for "abusing" his forces

New Delhi, Jan 12 Supreme Court legal advisor Prashant Bhushan said on Friday that Chief Justice of India Dipak Mishra was “abusing his forces” after four sitting Supreme Court judges held a question and answer session – a first of its kind in India – in such manner. 166 more words


Less than 1% Justice being delivered by Indian courts says Prashant Bhushan

Rajeev Yadav and Shahnawaz Alam have been fighting a lonely battle to document hate speech and advocating for terror suspects booked in false cases for the past decade. 1,105 more words

Newsy Takes

‘Between Congress and BJP, Congress is the lesser evil’ :Prashant Bhushan

– Lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan tells Sonia Sarkar that the BJP-Sangh establishment poses a threat to Constitution and country téte à téte – Sonia Sarkar 1,461 more words

“You are not worthy of Contempt”

Administration of justice has been the pious job in a civilized State and intrusion to it has grown the concept of Contempt of Court. Image of a State depends on the administration of justice it provides to its subjects. 933 more words

Top India court hears plea against Rohingya deportation -- Indian constitution "provides equal rights and liberty to every person"


© AFP | Rohingya have been leaving mainly Buddhist Myanmar in steady numbers for years before the military crackdown last month that opened the floodgates, with thousands ending up in India… 300 more words