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Govt directs SPs to stop kangaroo courts in villages

According to sources, the local TMC leaders held the kangaroo court in the village to settle the case and the accused was asked to deposit Rs 1 lakh for being acquitted of all the charges.

Govts must put down kangaroo courts: Governor

The 13 accused in the gangrape have been remanded in police custody for 13 days.


Tribal court punishments: Licking spit to rubbing nose on ground

In Birbhum, rulings of such courts are usually the last word for villagers.

Khap panchayats to file review petition against SC order

Supreme Court had observed that kangaroo courts were "barbaric and illegal".

Naxals killed 21 in kangaroo courts this year: Govt

Chidambaram said 'accused' are executed in full public view in order to strike terror in hearts of villagers.