Five sentenced to life in murder case in Thiruvananthapuram

A Fast Track Court today sentenced five accused, including three engineering students to life imprisonment, on charges of murdering a gem dealer in December 2012.

SFI activists demand fast track court for rape-linked trials in Assam

Students Federation of India (SFI) activists took to streets of Guwahati on Tuesday to demand the setting up of fast track courts to try rape-linked cases.

Delhi gang rape: All four accused convicted; court says act was `premeditated`

A fast-track court on Tuesday held four accused guilty in the brutal gang-rape of a 23-year-old trainee paramedic.

Follow Shinde’s idea of fast-track courts: NGO

Jamiat-Ulema-e-Maharashtra, which provides free legal aid to youths facing criminal trials, on Friday urged the authorities "to set up fast track courts on the lines suggested by Shinde to the States".

Court calls for medical report of Dec 16 gang-rape accused

Fast track court hearing Delhi gang-rape case called for a complete medical status report of one of the accused who was admitted in a hospital.

Rehabilitate persons falsely accused of rape: Court

The government must frame a comprehensive policy for rehabilitation of persons accused and jailed on false rape charges, a fast-track court said.

Two women sentenced to life imprisonment

Two women were sentenced to rigorous life imprisonment by a Fast Track court in Odisha`s Jharsuguda for burning to death their sister-in-law for dowry in 2010.

Fast track courts for trial of atrocity on Dalits

Trial of atrocity cases against Dalits should be conducted in fast track courts, National Commission for Scheduled Castes Vice-Chairman Rajkumar Verka said.

Find out if gang-rape accused being tortured: SC

SC asked fast track court holding trial in Delhi gang-rape to ascertain whether one of accused, Mukesh, was being subjected to torture in custody.

Fast track court set up for crime against women

A fast track court has been set up in Ambala district court complex to deal especially with crime against women, particularly sexual assault and rape cases.

Fast track court acquits man accused of raping girl

A 38-year-old man, accused of kidnapping and raping a girl has been acquitted by a fast track court here after the alleged victim deposed that she had lodged the complaint against him under duress from her family.

Delhi gang-rape case transferred to fast-track court

The case of gang-rape of a 23-year-old paramedic student was on Thursday transferred to a fast-track court.

Rajasthan to set up fast-track courts for cases of women harassment

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot has given his approval to set fast track courts in five divisional headquarters for speedy hearing in cases of women harassment, a government spokesperson said.

`Nothing wrong in Kamal Nath`s plea for fast track courts`

Congress on Tuesday found nothing wrong in Union Minister Kamal Nath`s plea for fast track courts to try politicians charged with heinous crimes.

APSCW calls for fast track court for crimes against women

APSCW chairperson Gumri Ringu made a series of suggestions including establishing forensic laboratories in every state before a three-member committee, headed by former Chief Justice of India JS Verma.

Delhi gang-rape case: Five accused charged with murder

In a significant development, the Delhi Police Thursday filed a chargesheet in the brutal Delhi gang-rape case, which saw the nation rise in outrage.

Crimes against women: Maharashtra to set up fast track courts

Maharashtra government has proposed setting up 25 fast track courts for time-bound disposal of serious crimes against women, Home Minister R R Patil said here on Thursday.

Delhi govt hints at fast track courts for rape victims

In the wake of the rape incident involving a 23-year-old girl, Delhi government today indicated that it might set up fast track courts to ensure speedy justice to victims of such crimes.

Court sentences 12 to RI for role in Kandhamal riots

A Fast Track court on Tuesday sentenced 12 people to six years` imprisonment after they were convicted of being involved in 2008 riots.

‘Satyamev Jayate’ effect: HC CJ approves fast track court on female foeticide

Chief Justice of the Rajasthan High Court Arun Mishra has given an in-principle nod to set up a fast track court for expediting trial in cases of female foeticide.