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De-sealing case: Supreme Court summons Manoj Tiwari, asks to explain why he shouldn't be punished

The bench, also comprising Justices S Abdul Nazeer and Deepak Gupta, said, "The report points at a rather disturbing state of affairs," asking Tiwari to appear in court on Tuesday to explain why his conduct should not be punishable under the Contempt of Courts Act. "The incident indicates a defiant

DNA - 2018-09-20 00:50:00

Supreme Court tells Maharashtra government to justify arrest of activists

New Delhi:Observing that liberty of an individual cannot be sacrificed in the alter of conjecture, the Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Maharashtra government to produce at least one best document to justify the arrest of five human rights activists, journalists and lawyers on August 28.

DECCANCHRONICLE.COM - 2018-09-20 01:56:00

Start filing of NRC claims from September 25: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court of India | Photo Credit: IANSNew Delhi:The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered the commencement of submission of claims and objections on the inclusion of names in Assam's National Register of Citizens (NRC) draft from September 25. A bench of Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Rohi

TIMESNOWNEWS.COM - 2018-09-20 00:44:00

URBAN NAXALS ARRESTS: Supreme Court will look at cops' concrete evidence with hawk eye

The Maharashtra Police on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that the evidence against the five 'urban Naxals' in relation to the Koregaon Bhima violence was not solely based on their letters exchanged with arrested Delhi University professor and Maoist ideologue GN Saibaba. They claimed that there wa

DNA - 2018-09-20 00:35:00

Minnesota Supreme Court upholds decision to release violent sex offender

Last spring, Duvall, now 63, testified to a three-judge panel that he had earned his right to be provisionally discharged and learned how to control violent sexual fantasies.

FOX9.COM - 2018-09-19 23:20:00

Supreme Court judges split in ‘urban Naxal’ case - Times of India

NEW DELHI: A three-judge Supreme Court bench on Wednesday expressed contrasting views on the sustained assertions of arrested rights activists in the “urban naxal” case that evidence against them was forged and Pune police’s claims linking them to the banned CPI (Maoist) were unsustainable. The Pune

INDIATIMES - 2018-09-19 22:02:13

Bhima Koregaon Case Cooked Up in the Name of G N Saibaba: Eminent Citizens to Supreme Court | LatestLY

Thapar and other noted personalities, who have filed plea against the arrest of the five activists, said the case was based on 13 letters, which are in the public domain, either written or received by one Comrade Prakash, whom a lower court has said is actually Saibaba and now serving life sentence

LATESTLY.COM - 2018-09-19 21:25:52

Supreme Court Lets Stand a Decision Requiring ‘Dark Money’ Disclosure, page 1

The Supreme Court on Tuesday let stand a lower-court ruling forcing politically active nonprofit groups to disclose the identity of any donor giving more than $200 when those groups advertise for or against political candidates.Until now, such nonprofit organizations—generally those of the 501(c)(4)

ABOVETOPSECRET.COM - 2018-09-19 19:29:00

Meet Anita Hill, whose accusations upended a Supreme Court confirmation

Christine Blasey Ford is not the first woman to upend a Supreme Court nomination with allegations of sexual misconduct. That distinction goes to Anita Hill. Nearly 30 years before Ford recently accused President Donald Trump's nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were in

ABC NEWS - 2018-09-19 17:53:00

Supreme Court issues contempt notice to Delhi BJP chief Manish Tiwari for defying sealing order - Times of India

NEW DELHI: TheSupreme Courton Wednesday issued acontempt noticeto DelhiBJPchiefManoj Tiwarifor breaking the lock of a house sealed during the drive against illegal constructions in the capital and asked him to appear before it on September 25.A bench of Justices Madan B Lokur, S Abdul Nazeer and Dee

INDIATIMES - 2018-09-19 18:47:06

Delhi power tussle: Administration of national capital can't be left to city govt alone, Centre tells Supreme Court - Firstpost

New Delhi:The administration of Delhi cannot be left to the Delhi government alone, the Centre told the Supreme Court on Wednesday, emphasising that the city has an "extraordinary" position by the virtue of being the the country's capital.The Centre told a bench comprising justices AK Sikri and Asho

FIRSTPOST - 2018-09-19 17:33:28

Bhima Koregaon Case: Supreme Court Says 'Can't Stifle Democracy at Altar of Conjecture', to Resume Hearing on Thursday | LatestLY

Lawyer Ashwini Kumar, representing the accused in the case, said that the Supreme Court should ensure the liberty of persons against illegal incarceration. He also added that the criminal prosecution seems to be mala fide and arbitrary.Bhima Koregaon Case: Supreme Court Extends House Arrest of Five

LATESTLY.COM - 2018-09-19 16:59:31

Opinion | The #MeToo moment for the US Supreme Court

What secrets lie buried in a human mind? When does a victim of abuse choose to make her story public? If a long time has passed, does the accusation lose its credibility? Does it matter if little evidence remains or is available, oral testimonies are unreliable, and memories of eyewitnesses—if there

LIVEMINT.COM - 2018-09-19 15:45:45

Bench warrant on me, attempt to abuse court process - Uzodinma - The Nation Nigeria

The Senator representing Imo West, Hope Uzodinma, Wednesday said that reports of warrant of arrest on him by an Abuja Area Court is an attempt by political opponents to abuse judicial process.

THE NATION NIGERIA - 2018-09-19 18:05:27

Bhima-Koregaon case: Supreme Court says cannot sacrifice liberty on basis of conjectures, hearing to resume tomorrow

ASupreme Courtbench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, also comprising justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud, today examined the material that the Pune police had seized before the arrest of five activists - P Varavara Rao, Vernon Gonsalves, Arun Ferreira, Sudha Bharadwaj and Gautam Navlakha -

DNA - 2018-09-19 10:48:00

Assam NRC: Supreme Court relief for those left out

Assam, which had faced influx of people from Bangladesh since the early 20th century, is the only state having a National Register of Citizens which was first prepared in 1951. Photo: APNew Delhi:The Supreme Court today ordered resumption of filing of claims and objections by around 40 lakh people w

LIVEMINT.COM - 2018-09-19 10:34:51

McCaskill to oppose nomination of Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

“I have been thorough in examining Judge Kavanaugh’s record. And while the recent allegations against him are troubling and deserve a thorough and fair examination by the Senate Judiciary Committee, my decision is not based on those allegations but rather on his positions on several key issues, most

KFVS12 - 2018-09-20 00:16:00

Minnesota Supreme Court clears supervised release of civilly committed rapist

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PIONEER PRESS - 2018-09-19 23:12:24

Missouri Supreme Court hears appeal from man sentenced to death for killing state trooper, for a second time - Missourinet

Shockley killed Missouri State Highway Patrol Sergeant Dewayne Graham on March 20, 2005. In 2009, a jury convicted him of first-degree murder and armed criminal action for the shooting. It also convicted him of leaving the scene of an accident in November 2004.

MISSOURINET - 2018-09-18 22:11:56

Jerry Newcombe - Saul Alinsky Does the Supreme Court

When Kavanaugh heard of the charge, that he allegedly tried to rape a girl, he stated: “I categorically and unequivocally deny this allegation. I did not do this back in high school or at any time.”

TOWNHALL - 2018-09-19 15:01:00