Dec 16 gang-rape: Two death row convicts get new counsel

An advocate informed the Delhi High Court he will represent two death row convicts in the December 16 gangrape, but the court rejected his plea for recusal of one of the judges from the case.

Sanjay Dutt only foolish, not a terrorist: Counsel

Sanjay Dutt`s counsel Majid Memon Thursday said the Bollywood actor was "foolish" for illegally possessing weapons.

SC pulls up Bhullar`s counsel for adjournments

The Supreme Court pulled up death row convict Devender Pal Singh Bhullar`s counsel for seeking repeated adjournments.

Edu Act amendment was a mistake: TN counsel in SC

In an embarrassment to the
Jayalalithaa Government, senior counsel P P Rao on Wednesday stated
in the Supreme Court that the controversial amendment to the
State`s School Education Act was "unnecessary" and
ill-advised.

Sohrabuddin case: SC asks CBI counsel to withdraw

In a big embarrassment to the
CBI, the Supreme Court on Tuesday asked its senior counsel K T S
Tulsi to withdraw from the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case
as he had earlier appeared for the Gujarat Government.

CWG scam accused counsel lands in tricky situation

A lawyer, representing two
absconding accused in a CWG-related corruption case, on Thursday
landed himself in a tricky situation for seeking recall of a
court order that declared them proclaimed offenders.

CBI-Govt not at loggerheads over appointment of 2G counsel: CBI

CBI on Wednesday said there was no
difference of opinion with the government over proposed
appointment of senior advocate U U Lalit as special public
prosecutor in the 2G spectrum case.

Special court rejects defence counsel application in Jaya case

A special court rejected
application filed by the defence counsel seeking more time to
point out "defects" in the trial of the disproportionate assets case
against former Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa.

Enough evidence against Rathore: Counsel

There is enough evidence to prove that former Haryana top cop S P S Rathore, convicted for molesting teenager Ruchika Girhotra, had committed the crime,
the Punjab and Haryana High Court was told on Wednesday.

Dera chief an influential person: Counsel

Arguments on a CBI plea seeking
cancellation of the bail of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram
Rahim Singh, accused in three cases, will resume before a
special court here on Monday.

Rathore`s counsels claim Aradhana was planted witness

SPS Rathore`s counsel on Wednesday told
a local court hearing his plea challenging his conviction in
the Ruchika molestation case that Aradhana, the prime witness
in the case, was planted against the former Haryana DGP.