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anti-conversion law


Karnataka takes ordinance route to introduce anti-conversion law

May 13, 2022 10:26 am

The Karnataka Right to Freedom of Religion Bill 2021 was passed amid objections from the opposition Congress party last December.

Anti-conversion law: SC issues notice on Gujarat govt’s challenge to HC ruling

February 15, 2022 6:21 am

The section mandated a person who is converting another from one religion to another to seek the permission of the District Magistrate and also required the person, so converted, to inform the Magistrate about the same.

No case decided by court in one year of anti-conversion law

February 09, 2022 12:18 am

As per UP Police records, in one year of the ordinance being implemented, 148 cases were lodged in various police stations of the state with 359 people, including women, booked. Of them, no evidence was found against 72 people, and “clean chit” was given to them.

Gujarat anti-conversion law: Accused husband booked for atrocity; wife complains against father

February 04, 2022 3:34 am

The offence was registered at the Gotri police station late Wednesday in an incident said to have taken place on January 21. Meanwhile, the woman filed a complaint against her father saying he was “trying to separate her from her husband”.

Anti-conversion law: Gujarat's plea in SC challenges stay on 2003 provision to seek DM's nod

December 16, 2021 7:39 am

The Gujarat High Court had stayed eight sections of the amended Act on August 19, including section 5, which was also part of the original Act of 2003.

Gujarat HC grants bail to all accused as interim relief in first case under anti-conversion law

October 13, 2021 2:39 pm

The couple, in their plea to quash the FIR, stated that the issue has since been resolved and they wish to continue with their marital relations.

Anti-conversion law: Pending decision on quashing of FIR, Gujarat HC mulls bail for accused

October 13, 2021 1:28 am

The complainant — a 25-year old woman married to a 21-year-old Muslim man— has already submitted the FIR registered was an “incorrect, untrue and exaggerated version of the information” given by her that “arose out of a petty and trivial domestic matrimonial dispute”.

Karnataka: Bishops meet CM Bommai, voice concern over proposed anti-conversion law

September 24, 2021 7:04 am

They also spoke about a host of other topics, including inclusion of representatives of Christian managements in committees formed to implement the new National Education Policy

Anti-conversion law: HC says no, Gujarat argues fighting jihadis

August 27, 2021 7:14 am

Section 5 states that religious priests must take prior permission from the district magistrate for converting any person.

Petitions challenge amendments to anti-conversion law: Gujarat HC issues notice to state govt, seeks response

August 06, 2021 4:02 am

The respondent state is expected to take instructions and respond by the next date of hearing scheduled for August 17.