Katara case: HC dismisses Vikas Yadav''s parole extension plea

 The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea by Vikas Yadav, who is serving a 30-year jail term without remission in the Nitish Katara murder case, seeking extension of the parole granted to him.

Nitish Katara case: Delhi HC to hear Vikas Yadav's plea against refusal of parole extension

The Delhi High Court will on Friday hear a plea of Vikas Yadav, serving a 30-year jail term without remission in the Nitish Katara murder case, challenging the decision of a single judge refusing extension of the parole granted to him.

Katara case: Vikas Yadav moves HC against refusal of parole extension

Vikas Yadav, serving a 30-year jail term without remission in the Nitish Katara murder case, on Thursday moved the Delhi High Court challenging the decision of a single judge refusing extension of the parole granted to him.

Nitish Katara case: HC grants custody parole to Vikas Yadav
Nitish Katara case: HC grants custody parole to Vikas Yadav

The Delhi High Court on Friday granted seven days custody parole to Vikas Yadav, serving 30 years jail term without remission for the murder of Nitish Katara, saying the convict will not move out of the territorial jurisdiction of the national capital.

Katara case: HC asks govt to verify Vikas Yadav's farm house

Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked the city government to verify the south Delhi farm house address furnished by Vikas Yadav, serving a 30-year jail term in Nitish Katara murder case, for seeking a three-month parole to stay with his family and appealing the verdict of his conviction and sentence.

Katara case: HC refuses early hearing of Vikas Yadav's parole
Katara case: HC refuses early hearing of Vikas Yadav's parole

The Delhi High Court Friday refused early hearing of a parole plea filed by Vikas Yadav, convicted in the Nitish Katara murder case. Yadav sought the parole to visit his ailing grandfather.

Vikas, Vishal Yadav manipulated hospital visits to stay out: HC

Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal "manipulated" hospital visits "to procure outings from jail" which "manifests a lack of remorse or regret", Delhi High Court on Friday said while awarding them an enhanced life term of 30 years each.

Govt to give notice to Nitish Katara's mom on convicts' parole plea

 Making it difficult to even come out on parole, Delhi High Court on Friday said the government has to give prior notice to Nitish Katara's family before deciding any such plea or even remission of sentence of the convicts.

Nitish Katara murder: Trial judges erred in law while convicting Yadav cousins, says Delhi HC

 Lambasting trial courts for not examining circumstances in totality to arrive at an appropriate punishment for killers of Nitish Katara, Delhi High Court on Friday said the trial judges have overlooked well- settled principles and erred in law.

Convicts Rs 1 Cr fine to be shared by Nitish Katara's mom, govts

 Delhi High Court on Friday said the fine amount of Rs 50 lakh each to be deposited by convicts Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal Yadav in the Nitish Katara murder case would be disbursed among the victim's mother and governments of Delhi and Uttar Pradesh for expenses incurred by them during the pendency of the trial.

Katara's murder committed on misconceived belief of honour: Delhi HC

Caste segregation is a menace which the society is struggling to eradicate.

Nitish Katara murder case cost Rs 5.8 crore to exchequer

The 12-year-old Nitish Katara murder case has cost the state exchequer Rs 5.86 crore including nearly Rs 75 lakh spent on the security and upkeep of three convicts Vikas Yadav, Vishal Yadav and Sukhdev Pehelwan, Delhi High Court said on Friday.

Nitish Katara murder case: Delhi HC turns down plea for death sentence

The Delhi High Court on Friday rejected a plea for death penalty and enhanced the sentence for Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal from life imprisonment to 25 years without remission for the murder of Nitish Katara, a friend of Vikas Yadav's sister.

Nitish Katara murder: Delhi HC awards 25-year term to Vikas, Vishal Yadav

The Delhi High Court on Friday turned down the plea for death to Uttar Pradesh politician DP Yadav's son Vikas Yadav and two others and awarded life term to trio.

Nitish Katara murder case: Vikas Yadav, cousin Vishal given life term
Nitish Katara murder case: Vikas Yadav, cousin Vishal given life term

The Delhi High Court on Friday rejected a plea for death penalty and enhanced the sentence for Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal from life imprisonment to 25 years without remission for the murder of Nitish Katara, a friend of Vikas Yadav's sister.

Nitish Katara case: HC verdict on sentence likely on Friday

Delhi High Court is likely to pronounce on Thursday the order on the sentence to be awarded to Uttar Pradesh politician DP Yadav's son Vikas Yadav and two others convicted in the Nitish Katara murder case.

Nitish Katara case: Delhi HC reserves verdict on sentence

The Delhi High on Monday reserved its verdict on the sentence to be awarded to Uttar Pradesh politician D P Yadav's son Vikas and two others convicted in the over 12-year-old Nitish Katara murder case.

One of Katara killers seeks leniency, says he can reform

 Vikas Yadav, one of the three convicts in the Nitish Katara murder case, today pleaded before the Delhi High Court that he be exempted from death penalty as his act was not so brutal or gruesome and there are chances of his reformation.

No evidence Katara's murder was pre-planned: Vikas Yadav to HC

Vikas Yadav, convicted for killing Nitish Katara, on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that "there is no evidence of pre-planning or cold-blooded premeditation" against him while submitting arguments against award of death penalty in the case.

Nitish Katara case: HC grants Vikas two days custody parole

The Delhi High Court on Friday allowed Vikas Yadav, convicted for killing Nitish Katara, to meet his ailing grandfather by granting him custody parole of two days as a test to see if he is "fit to be let out in society".