RJD supremo Lalu Prasad on Monday recorded his statement in a fodder scam case in a special CBI court while claiming that he was a victim of conspiracy in the Rs 950 fodder Animal Husbandry Department scandal.
In a big setback for Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, a special CBI court on Tuesday rejected a petition moved by him challenging his trial in other cases related to the infamous fodder scam.
In a significant development, a CBI court here on Monday awarded death sentence to a police inspector and sentenced seven other policemen to life in connection with the fake encounter of three students in the Ashiyana Nagar locality on December 28, 2002.
A special CBI court on Tuesday dismissed plea of YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy seeking exemption from personal appearance during the hearings in a case of alleged quid-pro-quo investments involving his companies, in which he is the prime accused.
A special CBI court, which has dismissed CBI`s application seeking to drop former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan`s name from the list of accused in the Adarsh Housing Society scam case, has said it cannot pass any order as the matter was also pending before the Bombay High Court.
Hemraj`s family members who are in Nepal Tuesday said they were not happy with the court`s decision of sentencing the Talwar couple to life imprisonment as they wanted death for the murder of the sole earner of their family.
Of course there is no direct evidence but CBI has placed a "clinching wealth of circumstances" from which the guilt of Rajesh Talwar and his wife Nupur has been made out for murdering their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj.