Special public prosecutor

2008 Malegaon blasts case: SC seeks Centre, NIA reply on PIL

The Supreme Court on Friday sought response from the Centre and National Investigating Agency (NIA) on a plea challenging removal of Special Public Prosecutor (SPP) in the 2008 Malegaon blasts case and alleging that Government was exerting pressure on her to "go soft" on the accused.

Sep 11, 2015, 12:48 PM IST

"Glaring arithmetical error" in Jaya verdict, says Special Public Prosecutor

The Karnataka High Court verdict acquitting former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa had "glaring arithmetical error" relating to her disproportionate assets, Special Public Prosecutor in the case BV Acharya said on Tuesday, maintaining this could be an "excellent point" to challenge it in the Supreme Court.

May 12, 2015, 22:19 PM IST

2G trial would have collapsed if CBI boss had his way: SPP

The trial against some of the accused in the 2G scam would have been "demolished" if CBI Director Ranjit Sinha had his way and his instructions were followed, the Special Public Prosecutor of the case told the Supreme Court on Thursday.

Nov 20, 2014, 20:15 PM IST

CBI chief's meetings with 2G accused improper: SPP tells SC

CBI Director Ranjit Sinha's frequent meetings with several accused and their representatives in 2G case is "definitely improper" and whether his conduct amounts to criminal contempt needs to be examined, Special Public Prosecutor in the spectrum scam has told the Supreme Court.

Oct 16, 2014, 18:21 PM IST

2G case: Special public prosecutor asks SC to recall order on whistleblower

Special Public Prosecutor in 2G case on Thursday asked the Supreme Court to recall its order on revealing name of whistleblower in CBI director's guest list matter.

Oct 16, 2014, 13:44 PM IST

CBI blindly accepted accused's version: Court, prosecutor

A special court on Wednesday agreed with the contentions of the Supreme Court-appointed prosecutor that CBI "blindly" accepted the versions of the accused in a coal scam case while seeking its closure saying that the agency's report appeared to be more in their defence.

Oct 15, 2014, 20:23 PM IST

2G: SPP files report on CBI director's residence guest list controversy

The Special public prosecutor on Wednesday filed his report on controversy over CBI director Ranjit Sinha's residence guest list before Supreme Court.

Oct 15, 2014, 11:04 AM IST

Coal block scam: Special public prosecutor, judge appointed

On the lines of the 2G scam case, the Supreme Court Friday appointed senior counsel R.S. Cheema as the special public prosecutor in the case relating to alleged irregularities in the allocation of coal blocks before a special CBI judge.

Jul 25, 2014, 22:36 PM IST

SC reserves order on Jayalalithaa`s plea in DA case

The Supreme Court reserved its verdict on the issue of appointment and sacking of Special Public Prosecutor (SPP) G Bhawani Singh in Karnataka in a disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.

Sep 25, 2013, 19:12 PM IST

Jayalalithaa plea to extend judge`s tenure can`t be accepted: Karnataka to SC

The Karnataka government told the Supreme Court that Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa`s plea for extension of the tenure of the judge trying the case of disproportionate assets against her after his retirement on September 30 cannot be accepted.

Sep 24, 2013, 19:57 PM IST

Sacked SPP in Jaya`s case was appointed without objection: SC

G Bhawani Singh has been sacked as Special Public Prosecutor in the disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.

Sep 23, 2013, 18:14 PM IST

Jayalalithaa complains to SC about Ktk sacking SPP in DA case

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday criticised in the Supreme Court the Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court for allegedly toeing the line of state government on the controversy surrounding appointment of a Special Public Prosecutor (SPP) in a disproportionate assets case against her.

Sep 20, 2013, 20:43 PM IST

Nikam hails death to Yakub Memon, wants US action against brother

Ujjwal Nikam hailed SC`s verdict upholding death sentence to Yakub Memon, brother of absconding accused Tiger Memon, believed to be hiding in Pak.

Mar 21, 2013, 17:00 PM IST

Delhi gang-rape: Special Public Prosecutor not to speak to media

Lawyer Dayan Krishnan, who has been appointed as the Special Public Prosecutor in the case of gang-rape of a 23-year-old student, today made it clear that he would not speak to media on the case.

Jan 01, 2013, 16:18 PM IST

Sr lawyer Krishnan named Special Public Prosecutor in gang-rape case

Supreme Court lawyer Dayan Krishnan has been appointed as the special public prosecutor by city police to conduct trial in the December 16 gang rape of a paramedical student who succumbed to injuries during wee hours of Saturday at a Singapore hospital.

Dec 29, 2012, 18:35 PM IST

SPP in Godhra riots case wants to quit

Special Public Prosecutor PR Agarwal accused the judge SC Srivastava, in Dipda Darwaja case, of "not hearing the arguments of the prosecution."

May 19, 2011, 00:03 AM IST

2G: SC asks govt to appoint UU Lalit as prosecutor

The CBI has registered cases against Raja and others under various provisions of the IPC.

Apr 12, 2011, 00:27 AM IST