Fast Track Courts trying high-profile graft cases down to 815 since 2000: RTI

The number of functional Fast Track Courts hearing corruption cases against politicians has come down to almost half at 815 since 2000, an RTI query has revealed.

DNA: Amidst repeated cross examinations and court proceedings, will Uber rape victim get justice?

The Supreme Court stayed the March 4 Delhi High Court order permitting the repeat cross-examination of the Delhi Uber rape case victim and other witnesses by accused Shiv Kumar Yadav.But how long will it take for the Indian law to attribute justice to the victim?

MHA asks states to set up Fast Track Courts to deal with crimes against women

In order to cease crimes against women in the country, the Home Ministery on Monday asked all the states to set up separate Fast Track Courts for such cases.

Pending rape cases: HC CJs urged to set up fast track courts

The Centre has urged chief justices of high courts to set up fast track courts to deal with pending rape cases and monitor their progress.

Fast track courts in UP for pending crime cases against women

Uttar Pradesh Government on Friday decided to constitute fast track courts in all districts to sort out pending cases of violence against women and those cases involving women accused.

Tripura gets fast track courts for crime against women

Two fast track courts have been formed by the Tripura High Court for speedy disposal of cases related to crime against women.

Odisha to set up fast track courts for chit fund cases

Fast track courts will be set up to ensure time-bound trial of chit fund cases in Odisha, state Finance Minister Prasanna Acharya said on Saturday.

Govt to examine Muslim community`s demand of fast-track courts

In an apparent attempt to reach out to the Muslim community, government today decided to examine their demand for setting up of fast-track courts to expedite trial of "innocent" Muslim youth accused of terror acts.

Gang-rape aftermath: Centre pushing for fast track courts

In the wake of last month`s gang-rape in Delhi, the Law Ministry is pushing for early setting up of fast track courts across the country.

Maha to get 180 judicial officers for fast track courts

Maharashtra will get 180 judicial officers, to help set up more fast track courts, Union Law Minister Ashwani Kumar said here on Wednesday.

Five fast track courts in J&K for trial of cases o

The Chief Justice said the move will help settle 50 percent of the cases and the rest would be settled in a stipulated time frame.

Tripura govt for fast track courts, stricter laws

Stricter laws and setting up of fast track courts are few measures that Tripura govt decided to suggest the Justice Verma Committee.

45 new courts in WB for disposal of crimes against women

Close on the heels of the state government`s decision to set up 88 fast track courts, WB govt announced setting up of 45 more courts statewide.

Fast track courts to try cases of heinous crimes against politicians: Kamal Nath

Union Minister Kamal Nath on Monday favoured setting up of fast track courts to try politicians charged with heinous crimes.

WB to set up fast-track courts to hear crimes against women

The West Bengal government on Wednesday decided to set up 88 fast-track courts to hear crimes against women.

Fast track courts for SC/ST cases

Bihar government was considering a proposal for setting up fast-track courts for quick disposal of cases involving Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes,

Term of fast track courts extended in Punjab

The Punjab government has extended the term of all fast track courts in the state till
June 30 this year.

Moily unhappy with delay in cases by fast track courts

Unhappy with the delay in the
Pratibha Murthy rape and murder case, Law Minister Veerappa
Moily on Friday said he was talking to judiciary so that the very
concept of fast track courts is "not distorted".

Over 29 lakh cases disposed off by fast track courts

Fast track courts have disposed off 29.08 lakh cases since their inception in 2000, the Rajya Sabha was informed Tuesday.

MP Chief Justice satisfied with working of fast track courts

Madhya Pradesh High Court Chief Justice AK Patnaik on Sunday expressed satisfaction with the working of the fast track courts in the state.