Sajjan Kumar`s acquittal in a 1984 anti-Sikh riot case was challenged in the Delhi High Court by members of the victims` family who contended that the court failed to appreciate the large number of legally admissible evidence.
An anti-Sikh riots victim, who is on an indefinite fast against the acquittal of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar shot off a letter to PM urging him to set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the 1984 pogrom.
A Pakistani anti-terrorism
court has dismissed the acquittal plea of three men arrested for their alleged links with Faisal Shahzad, jailed in the US for a botched car bomb attack in New York`s Times Square in May last year.
A Fast Track court here on Saturday sentenced one person to five years rigorous imprisonment on charge of arson and acquitted 14 others while disposing three cases related to the ethno-communal riot in Kandhamal district in 2008.
A lawyer defending the seven Pakistanis accused of involvement in the Mumbai attacks Monday claimed an 26/11 court`s verdict against Ajmal Kasab would result in the dropping of the main charge against his clients.