December 18, 2020 2:55 am
Last year, the CBI had registered a case against Lawyers Collective, an NGO run by senior lawyers Indira Jaising and Anand Grover, for alleged violations of Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act (FCRA)
November 26, 2020 4:15 am
The bench was hearing pleas by Grover and the NGO seeking to quash and set aside the Enforcement Case Information Report (ECIR) registered by the ED and subsequent summons and probe arising out of it.
July 25, 2019 5:46 pm
The court said no coercive steps can be taken against lawyers Indira Jaising and Anand Grover on the basis of the FIR filed by the CBI this May in connection with a foreign funding case.
July 11, 2019 6:32 pm
Officials said that searches took place at the Nizamuddin residence and office of Jaising, office of the NGO in Jangpura and an office in Mumbai from 5 in the morning.
June 19, 2019 4:50 am
In its order cancelling the licence of Lawyers Collective on November 27, 2016, the MHA had said there were discrepancies in foreign contributions cited by the association in its returns filed with the Ministry.
July 11, 2019 11:23 am
Lawyers Collective, according to MHA, used Rs 13 lakh out of foreign contribution in advocacy with MPs or the media to organise rallies/dharnas, draft legislation meetings in 2009, 2011 and 2014.