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Supreme Court sentences lawyer to 3 months in jail for contempt of court

The court also issued notice to Nedumpara and three other lawyers in a fresh contempt case for sending a letter to the Chief Justice of India and President of India with allegedly scurrilous remarks against the judges.

SC refuses to stay contempt notice of HC against Arundhati Roy

Roy had expressed her views on Prof GN Saibaba's arrest in an article published in a weekly magazine last year.


Contempt of court case: CPI (M) leader M V Jayarajan jailed

He had made derogatory remarks against the high court judge who had, in a order, banned road side meetings.

Tis Hazari assault: Contempt plea against lawyers

Bar Council of Delhi, which is the statutory body authorised to take action against lawyers, has also called a meeting to look into the issue.

Give list of double house allottees from CM quota: HC to govt

The court warned that it may take action for contempt of court,if the list is not furnished by the stipulated date.

HC holds father-son duo guilty of contempt of court,sends them to jail for six months

The two after having ‘defaulted’ on a loan not only ‘misbehaved’ with a lawyer,an officer of the court,but also ‘manhandled’ officers appointed by a lower court to prepare an inventory of the stock lying in the factory owned by the two contemnors


Defence in 2G,anti-Sikh riots cases raise HC verdict

However,in both the cases the HC order was not allowed to affect the proceedings.

Delhi gangrape convict moves court against Shinde over 'death penalty certain' statement

Charges of contempt of court have been filed as the statement was published wisely.

Lawyer moves HC,accuses Gurung of contempt of court

The case will come up for hearing on September 5.

HC asks petitioner to get 'authentic' proof

Contempt plea against raj