Ravishankar Prasad visits HC to relive old memories

It was a trip down memory lane for Union Law Minister Ravishankar Prasad who paid a visit today to Patna High Court where he practised as a lawyer for a long time.

Patna HC rejects rebel JD(U) MLA`s writ petition

In a setback to rebel JD(U) MLA Renu Kushwaha, the Patna High Court today rejected her writ petition challenging a show cause notice issued to her by the assembly speaker.

Patna HC reserves order on JD(U) MLA`s writ

Patna High Court Tuesday reserved its order for tomorrow on a petition by legislator Renu Kushwaha challenging the notice of dismissal of her membership from JD(U) even as the speaker granted one more day to her and another party MLA to reply to the show cause issued to them.

Court dismisses plea challenging Lalu Prasad being RJD chief

Patna High Court Thursday dismissed a petition by a rebel RJD legislator contending that under the rules, Lalu Prasad cannot be the party president after his conviction in the fodder scam.

Patna High Court dismisses PIL against Lalu

The Patna High Court today dismissed the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) challenging Lalu Prasad`s continuance as Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President after his conviction in a fodder scam case.

Petition challenges Lalu Prasad as RJD chief

A rebel RJD legislator Thursday filed a petition in the Patna High Court saying that under the rules, Lalu Prasad cannot be the party president after his conviction in the fodder scam.

Meira Kumar files another plea in land-grab case

Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has filed yet another petition in the Patna High Court that some people have occupied a land bought by her father in Bihar`s Bhojpur district, her lawyer said.

Election petition against JD(U) MP dismissed

The Patna High Court rejected a petition challenging the election of JD(U) MP Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lallan Singh from Munger Lok Sabha seat in the 2009 General Elections.

RJD leader Pappu Yadav gets anticipatory bail from Patna HC

The Patna High Court today granted anticipatory bail to RJD candidate from Madhepura Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav in a case related to hindering officials in discharge of duty while lodged in Beur jail here last year.

RJD leader Pappu Yadav gets anticipatory bail from HC

The Patna High Court on Friday granted anticipatory bail to RJD candidate from Madhepura Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav in a case related to hindering officials in discharge of duty while lodged in Beur jail here last year.

Patna HC suspends SDJM for seeking sexual favours

Sub-Divisional Judicial Magistrate (SDJM) of Sherghati in Gaya district has been put under suspension by Patna High Court for allegedly seeking sexual favours from a senior medical officer.

Paswan seeks probe into "lapses" in Bathe massacre case

Lok Janshakti Party on Thursday demanded a high-level probe into the "lapses" on the part of the Bihar government that led to the acquittal of all the accused in the Laxmanpur Bathe massacre case in the state.

Bihar govt to approach SC against HC order in massacre case

The Bihar government has decided to appeal against a Patna High Court order acquitting all 26 accused, 16 of whom were awarded death sentence by a lower court, for the massacre of 58 Dalits in Laxmanpur Bathe village in Jehanabad district 16 years ago.

Patna HC sets asides conviction of 26 persons in massacre case

The Patna High Court Wednesday set aside the conviction of 26 persons, including 16 who were awarded death sentence by a lower court, in the massacre case of 58 Dalits at Laxmanpur Bathe village of Bihar`s Jehanabad district 16 years ago.

Pappu Yadav released from jail

Citing lack of evidence, the Patna High Court last Friday acquitted Pappu Yadav in the case related to Ajit Sarkar`s murder.

SC stays order quashing Bihar MP`s election

Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the decision of the Patna High Court quashing the election of JD-U MP Dinesh Chandra Yadav from the Khagaria Lok Sabha constituency of Bihar in 2009.

Patna HC scraps appointment of 6 VCs and 4 pro-VCs

The Patna High Court Friday scrapped the appointment of six vice-chancellors and four pro- -vice-chancellors made by Governor, in his capacity as the Chancellor of the Universities, in Bihar.

Incarcerated criminal Yadav`s bail canceled

The state government has recently identified hundreds of criminals, both incarcerated and absconding, for seeking cancellation of their bail applications from various courts.

Bihar govt asked to file counter affidavit

Sinha had filed the petition alleging that Anandi Paswan, the domestic help was injured by a cow kept as a pet at the official residence of minister Ramai Ram.

HC stays Nirmal Baba’s arrest, for now

In a major respite for the controversial godman Nirmal Baba, the Patna High Court on Wednesday ordered an interim stay on his arrest.