HC fines Maharashtra govt for illegally detaining man under MPDA

Holding as "illegal" the detention of a 30-year-old man under the stringent MPDA, the Bombay High Court has imposed costs on the state government.

HC directs dept inquiry against cop over illegal detention

Observing that Maharashtra government always took casual approach to allegations against policemen, Bombay High Court directed departmental inquiry against police officer for illegally detaining man.

Maharashtra told to pay Rs 6 lakh compensation for illegal detention

Bombay High Court directed Maharashtra government to pay compensation of Rs three lakh each to a senior citizen and her son for illegally detaining them inside jail for three days, last year.

Students allege illegal detention by local MLA

An FIR was lodged against Sanwal Ram who had entered
into the factory of the MLA on June 14 and beat up the manager
on duty.

Myanmar democracy icon calls her detention illegal

Myanmar`s democracy icon calls for face-to-face talks with junta leader.

Conduct departmental inquiry in illegal detention case:UPHRC

Taking cognisance of an illegal
detention of a man, the Uttar Pradesh Human Rights Commission (UPHRC) has directed the police to conduct a departmental
inquiry against three police officers, including a circle

File FIR against 11 cops for illegal detention, torture: Court

A local court here has ordered the police to lodge an FIR against 11 cops, including the then SP, on charges of implicating a person in a false case, illegal detention and torture.

Musharraf cannot be arrested without govt consent: Report

Despite being booked for "illegally" detaining scores of judges during the 2007 emergency, Pak police will be not be able to arrest or question former president Musharraf without direct orders from govt, a media report said.