Kambalpalli Dalit massacre, HC upholds acquittal of accused

Karnataka High Court today upheld a lower court`s order acquitting all the 32 accused in the 2000 Kambalapalli Dalit carnage in Chintamani taluk of Kolar District, which had claimed seven lives.

SC stays order on medical test of Nithyananda

SC stayed for the time being the Karnataka HC order directing that self-styled godman Nithyananda, an accused in a rape case, be subjected to a medical test to determine his potency level.

Jaya DA case: HC dismisses plea seeking stay on trial

The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday dismissed a petition filed by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three other accused in a disproportionate assets case, seeking a stay on the trial taking place in a special court here.

Jayalalithaa case: Lex`s plea seeking stay on case dismissed by HC

The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday dismissed the petition filed by Lex Property Developers, seeking stay on the disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three others.

Dying declaration doubtful if someone else dictates it: SC

Supreme Court on Wednesday held that credibility of a dying declaration comes under "suspicion" if it is not in the "actual words" of the victim and has been dictated by somebody else.

Yeddyurappa gets anticipatory bail in forgery case

Karnataka High Court on Friday granted anticipatory bail to former Chief Minister and KJP president B S Yeddyurappa in a case relating to alleged forgery.

Nearly 70 per cent of cases go against prosecution: HC

Karnataka High Court on Wednesday asked the State Government as to what it is doing to protect the witness, investigation officer and the victim in serious cases like rape and murders.

HC cancels allotment of discretionary quota sites to Minister

Karnataka High Court cancelled allotment of discretionary quota sites to KH Muniyappa, Union Minister of State for Micro, Medium and Small Scale Enterprises, observing that it was "illegal" allotment.

HC orders notice to Yeddyurappa

Karnataka HC on Wednesday ordered issue of notice to former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa on a petition challenging an Election Commission order recognising him as the President of Karnataka Janata Party (KJP).

HC rejects petitions by former Minister CP Yogeeshwara

Karnataka High Court on Friday dismissed petitions filed by former minister CP Yogeeshwara seeking quashing of the proceedings against him in lower court in connection with the Megacity project scam.

Karna HC stays proceedings against Owaisi in court

The Karnataka High Court Friday stayed proceedings against Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) legislator Akbaruddin Owaisi in a lower court here in connection with a complaint filed against him for his alleged hate speech.

HC issues notice to EC, Yeddyurappa

The Karnataka High Court on Wednesday ordered issue of notice to the Election Commission and B S Yeddyurappa on a petition challenging the poll body`s order recognising him as the President of Karnataka Janatha Party.

Notice to Centre, state Home Min for nude Hindu paintings

Karnataka High Court ordered issue of notice to the Union of India, state Chief Secretary, Home Minister and three others on a PIL in connection with the recent exhibition of nude paintings of some Hindu Gods.

Govt, SEC, can seek clarification from SC on local body polls

Karnataka HC said the government, SEC and the petitioner were at liberty to seek a clarfication from the Supreme Court regarding interpretation of the words.

Govt asked to relocate Ambedkar statue in ceremonial way

Karnataka High Court Tuesday orally directed the government to relocate the statue of Babasaheb Ambedkar.

`Detained` Hindu woman united with Muslim husband by HC

Karnataka HC disposed of a habeas corpus petition filed by a Muslim man over the alleegd "illegal detention" of his Hindu wife by her parents.

Govt must appoint women officers to probe rape cases: HC

Karnataka High Court on Tuesday directed the government to appoint women police officers "as far as practicable" to investigate rape cases.

Karnataka HC rejects Madani`s bail plea

The Karnataka High Court Thursday rejected the bail application of Kerala-based PDP leader Abdul Naseer Madani, an accused in the 2008 serial blasts here.

Karnataka High Court dismisses Army`s appeal

The Karnataka High Court Wednesday dismissed a writ appeal filed by the Army challenging a single judge`s order.

HC raps Karnataka govt over garbage issue; warns of contempt action

Karnataka High Court rapped the state government for not taking action on its directive over garbage disposal in the Bangalore.