Provide books to 2006 Mumbai blasts convict: Delhi HC


The Delhi High Court on Friday ordered the Superintendent of Nagpur Central Jail to make available certain books to convict Ehtesham Qutubuddin Siddique, a death row convict in the 2006 Mumbai train bombings case, either as soft or hard copy. The High Court took into consideration the submission of the counsel for the Ministry of …

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Supreme Court Holds That Direct Evidence Of Demand Of Bribe By A Public Servant Is Not Necessary To Convict – Sc


The Supreme Court said that a conviction under the Prevention of Corruption Act can be proved even if there is no direct evidence of demand of bribe or if the complainant is dead. A 5-judge constitution bench has accepted that other evidence collected by the investigating agency can also prove the case. Prosecution should also …

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Bail To Convict Faruk In Train Burning Case


The Supreme Court on Thursday granted bail to a convict serving life imprisonment within the 2002 Godhra practice coach burning case. The court docket granted this bail contemplating that he has been in jail for the final 17 years. A bench of Chief Justice DY Chandrahud and Justice PS Narasimha took be aware of the …

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