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Hundreds protest in New York over Zimmerman acquittal

Last Updated: Monday, July 15, 2013, 08:55

Hundreds protested in New York against the acquittal of neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman, a day after his trial for killing unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin ended in Florida.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Sajjan Kumar`s acquittal challenged

Last Updated: Saturday, July 06, 2013, 19:13

Sajjan Kumar`s acquittal in a 1984 anti-Sikh riot case was challenged in the Delhi High Court by members of the victims` family who contended that the court failed to appreciate the large number of legally admissible evidence.

Set up SIT to probe anti-Sikh riots: Victim writes to PM

Last Updated: Saturday, May 04, 2013, 20:28

An anti-Sikh riots victim, who is on an indefinite fast against the acquittal of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar shot off a letter to PM urging him to set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the 1984 pogrom.

Sajjan acquittal: Protest continues for 4th day in capital

Last Updated: Friday, May 03, 2013, 22:46

Anger and outrage over Congress leader Sajjan Kumar`s acquittal in an 1984 anti-Sikh riots case poured into Delhi streets for fourth day on Friday.

Delhi court acquits man of rape charges

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 06, 2013, 15:09

A man has been acquitted of the charges of raping a girl by a Delhi court, which said either no such incident took place or it was "consensual".

Italy prosecutors appeal against Amanda Knox acquittal

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 14, 2012, 21:21

Italian law permits prosecutors to appeal against not guilty verdicts.

Mubarak a ‘tyrannical ruler’: Egyptian prosecutor

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 03, 2012, 00:14

Mubarak is charged with complicity in the killing of more than 800 protesters during the uprising.

NCM questions high acquittal in Kandhamal case

Last Updated: Thursday, December 08, 2011, 22:05

NCM on Thursday sought to know the cause behind high rate of acquittal of accused persons in the communal riots of Kandhamal in 2008.

SC to hear appeal against 26/11 accused

Last Updated: Friday, October 14, 2011, 10:37

The Supreme Court will on Friday hear a petition moved by the Maharashtra Government challenging the acquittal of Mumbai terror attacks accused Fahim Ansari and Sabauddin Ahmed.

HC upholds acquittal of suspected Al-Badr module

Last Updated: Monday, August 08, 2011, 20:57

The Delhi High Court has upheld the acquittal of a Jammu and Kashmir native of the charge of being a terror outfit Al-Badr module on the ground of paucity of evidence against him.

Three acquitted in Kandhamal riots case

Last Updated: Saturday, July 16, 2011, 22:29

Three persons were acquitted in an arson case in the 2008 Kandhamal riots for lack of evidence by a fast track court.

Rana`s acquittal not to affect Kasab case: Nikam

Last Updated: Friday, June 10, 2011, 19:35

A US court`s acquittal of Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Hussain Rana on charges of abetting the Mumbai terror attacks would not affect the legal proceedings against terrorist Ajmal Kasab, Ujjwal Nikam said.