Jharkhand High Court rejects JVM(P) plea

Jharkhand High Court today rejected Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) plea to restrict voting rights of six MLAs during tomorrow's Rajya Sabha bypoll as they had joined BJP after winning on JVM symbol in the December Assembly elections.

Jharkhand lawyers strike work protesting Allahabad lawyer murder

 In all 36,000 lawyers across courts in the Jharkhand, including 4,000 advocates of the Jharkhand High Court on Friday struck work in protest against the murder of an advocate in Allahabad.

Jharkhand HC serves notice to JMM chief Shibu Soren

The Jharkhand High Court on Friday issued a notice to former chief minister Shibu Soren on a petition stating that the JMM supremo had failed to mention criminal cases against him and the name of his wife in the affidavits while filing nomination for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Dumka.

HC drops some charges against Lalu, upholds CBI plea to continue proceedings

Ranchi: The Jharkhand High Court Friday upheld the CBI plea to continue proceedings in the trial court against former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad under two sections while dropping other charges on the ground that a person cannot be tried twice for the same offence.

Fodder scam: Jharkhand High Court reserves judgement on Lalu Yadav's petition

The Jharkhand High Court on Friday reserved its verdict on former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad's petition pleading to quash a fodder scam case on the ground that he had been already convicted in a related case earlier.

Giriraj Singh gets relief from HC in case of hate speeches

Jharkhand High Court on Saturday quashed the arrest warrants issued by a Bokaro court against BJP leader Giriraj Singh who is accused of making hate speech during poll meetings.

Fodder convict Jagdish Sharma`s bail plea rejected

Jharkhand High Court on Monday rejected the bail plea of fodder scam convict Jagdish Sharma on the ground that the charges against the disqualified JD(U) MP were "very serious".

New Chief Justice of Jharkhand HC takes oath

Justice R Banumathi on Saturday took oath as the Chief Justice of Jharkhand High Court.

Fodder scam: Jharkhand High Court dismisses Lalu Prasad`s bail plea

The Jharkhand High Court on Thursday rejected the bail petition of former Bihar chief minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad, who has completed one month in Birsa Munda Central Jail here in connection with the fodder scam.

Another ex-minister of erstwhile Koda Cabinet gets bail

JMM MLA and former minister Nalin Soren, charged with irregularities in purchase of seeds, Tuesday received bail from the Jharkhand High Court.

Fodder scam: Ex-Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra gets provisional bail

The Jharkhand High Court on Friday has granted a provisional bail to the former Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra, convicted in fodder scam.

Records finding Lalu Prasad guilty reach Jharkhand HC

Documents ranging from FIR to lower court`s judgement that held RJD chief Lalu Prasad guilty in a fodder scam case have reached the Jharkhand High Court.

Lalu`s conviction: HC summons records of CBI court

Admitting the appeal of RJD chief Lalu Prasad against the special CBI court`s verdict in the fodder scam, the Jharkhand High Court on Friday directed placing before it all records of the lower court pertaining to the case.

Fodder scam: Lalu Prasad moves Jharkhand High Court

Former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav moved the Jharkhand High Court against the CBI court judgement which found him guilty in a fodder scam case.

`Half of Jharkhand legislators face criminal cases`

Nearly half of Jharkhand`s 81 legislators face different types of criminal cases, and 20 of them face serious criminal cases, says an affidavit.

Madhu Koda walks out of jail after 44 months

Jharkhand`s former CM Madhu Koda walked out from jail Wednesday on bail in corruption cases after 44 months and said he would prove his innocence.

HC reserves order on Lalu`s court-transfer plea

Jharkhand High Court on Friday reserved its verdict on RJD chief Lalu Prasad`s plea to transfer one of his fodder scam cases to another special CBI court from the present court of Pravas Kumar Singh.

Koda back in jail after attending ailing mother

Abiding by the Jharkhand High Court directive, former Chief Minister Madhu Koda on Friday surrendered to a lower court on the completion of his week-long provisional bail granted to attend his ailing mother.

HC extends stay on Dhoot`s arrest till May 8

Jharkhand High Court today extended till May 8 the stay order given against the arrest of industrialist Pawan Kumar Dhoot, who as an independent candidate is accused in the horse trading issue during 2012 Rajya Sabha polls.

Koda gets provisional bail for mother`s treatment

Jharkhand High Court Tuesday granted a three-week provisional bail to former Chief Minister Madhu Koda for treatment of his ailing mother in a case in connection with rural electrification scam.