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Lawyers’ group moves Supreme Court seeking review of Loya order

A three-judge bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud had on April 19 dismissed the petition along with certain others with similar prayers.

CJI Dipak Misra impeachment: Arun Jaitley dubs the move as 'revenge petition' by Congress

The impeachment notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra comes a day after the Supreme Court rejected a bunch of petitions seeking an independent probe into the death of Judge B H Loya, who was hearing the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case.

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Congress, allies should seek apology from Amit Shah for tarnishing his image: Bihar BJP chief

Nityanand Rai, who was accompanied by Bihar BJP vice president Devesh Kumar, said that Congress party did not stop raising accusing fingers despite the late Judge's family stating that he died of heart attack.

Judge Loya won't be forgotten, there is hope as millions can see truth: Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi had targeted BJP chief Amit Shah, saying "the truth has its own way of catching up with people like him" as Shah was among those discharged in the Sohrabuddin case.

SC rules: No foul play in judge Loya’s death, pleas were bid to hit judiciary’s credibility

The court, which went into medical and other evidence brought on record, criticised the petitioners, saying the pleas were a “veiled attempt to launch a frontal attack on the independence of the judiciary and to dilute the credibility of judicial institutions.”

Judge Loya death case: CM Devendra Fadnavis seeks opposition’s apology

Speaking to mediapersons, Fadnavis maintained that the order has exposed the Opposition, which was raising “unsubstantiated charges” against the governments at the Centre and the state.

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Judge Loya death: 'SC ruling defeated Congress plan to end Amit Shah's career', says Vijay Rupani

BJP President Amit Shah, former minister of state for Home, Gujarat, was one of the accused in the fake encounter case and was arrested in 2010. He was later discharged by a CBI court in Mumbai from the case.

Truth catches up with people like Amit Shah, says Rahul Gandhi

The SC on Thursday dismissed a bunch of petitions seeking an independent probe into the death of judge Loya, who was handling the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case, in which Shah was once an accused and was later discharged.

SC denies probe in Judge Loya's death: Manipur CM demands apology from Rahul Gandhi for defaming Amit Shah

The Supreme Court earlier in the day dismissed petitions seeking an independent probe in the special CBI judge BS Loya's death, ruling that the death was due to “natural causes".

Judge Loya's death: Supreme Court denies probe; BJP, Congress in verbal slugfest

Records show that special CBI judge Brijmohan Harikishan Loya died of a heart attack in Nagpur, Maharashtra, on December 1, 2014. The petitioners, however, had moved the Supreme Court alleging he died under “mysterious” circumstances. 

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