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Gujarat HC suspends jail term of man held for cow slaughter

The high court ordered the immediate release of Makrani, and asked him to execute a personal bail bond of Rs 10,000 and one surety of like amount for his release from jail.

Bullet train project: HC dismisses Gujarat farmers’ plea against land acquisition

Upholding the land acquisition process adopted by the state, the High Court kept the issue of compensation open while giving the farmers the liberty to approach the government for it at the appropriate time.

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Gujarat HC suspends jail term of first man convicted for cow slaughter under new law

The HC ordered the immediate release of Salim Makrani, the Dhoraji man whom the Dhoraji bench of Rajkot district and sessions court had convicted of cow slaughter and sentenced to 10-year-imprisonment on July 7 this year.

Sanjiv Bhatt's wife seeks fresh assessment of threat to family

In an affidavit filed before Justice S H Vora on Thursday, she said she was seeking protection for her and her family and not for her husband who is behind bars for the last one year.

In a relief for Hardik Patel, Gujarat HC rejects state’s plea for vacating stay on probe

The matter dates back to 2017, when an FIR — lodged by Narendra Patel and Dilip Savaliya — alleged Hardik and others of assault and dacoity.

Vector-borne diseases are declining, state tells Gujarat High Court

Dengue has seen “marginal decrease” with 713 cases until July 2019 compared to 776 cases till July 2018.

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Former BJP MLA’s murder: Three accused move HC for bail

The third accused, Nitin Patel moved the court with his regular bail application on August 22, two days after an Anjar district court rejected his bail application.

Shweta Bhatt seeks protection: No threat perception, police tell Gujarat High Court

Shweta’s petition listed eight instances that “raised concerns about the security of the petitioner”.

Gujarat HC to monitor live footage from lower judiciary, rank them

Of the six screens housed within the war room located on the HC premises, one is solely dedicated to access CCTV footage from any and all courtrooms across the state along with video conferencing facilities.

Gujarat HC commutes life sentence of man to 10 yrs in jail

The man, Kamaruddin Abdulsamad Mansuri, was convicted on murder charges for setting his wife on fire who died of 90 per cent burns. The court noted that the husband’s act was “without any premeditation, in sudden heat of passion”.

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Ishrat Jahan had no terror links: Vrinda Grover

New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): Vrinda Grover, who is representing Ishrat Jahan’s family in court, on Thursday insisted that Ishrat had no terror links. She said that Headley’s statement is “extremely manipulative” and cannot be “treated as evidence” as per the Indian law. A judicial enquiry, the Gujarat High Court and the CBI all concluded that the encounter was fake.

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