February 16, 2020 4:09 am
A petition has sought compensation for the children, who were randomly selected and questioned by the police, and sought HC’s directives to police on rules of conducting investigations in cases involving children.
February 11, 2020 6:50 am
After the government submitted its report on suspension of the police officer, the court pointed out that it can be prima facie concluded that a large number of people were evicted “without following the due process of law”.
February 04, 2020 7:13 am
A division bench of Chief Justice Abhay Sreenivas Oka and Justice Hemant Chandangoudar directed the state government to provide a plan to rehabilitate those who were evicted.
January 17, 2020 10:25 pm
The police officers have been asked to pay Rs 10,000 each for registering the case and initiating criminal proceedings under the law "which is not in statute book", terming it a "clear abuse" of the law.
December 23, 2019 1:43 pm
The facility is a detention centre for illegal immigrants readied by the Karnataka government on the basis of an MHA manual issued to state governments in January 2019.
December 21, 2019 9:30 am
The Karnataka HC has also directed the Advocate General (AG) to check whether the police had initially granted permission for staging protests but later revoked it after imposing section 144. The AG was asked to submit his reply at 4 pm today.
December 18, 2019 2:45 pm
The Karnataka government has also set up district monitoring committees across all 30 districts in the state, with the state-level committee headed by the Information and Public Relations Department Secretary.
December 12, 2019 4:42 am
The government was responding to queries posed by Justice K N Phaneendra on the measures that would be taken to protect the children of illegal immigrants when the parents are detained for deportation under the Foreigners Act, 1946.
December 04, 2019 7:20 am
The Karnataka High Court, while hearing the bail plea, has repeatedly raised the question of how and where alleged illegal immigrants should be housed before they are repatriated.
November 29, 2019 7:10 am
The court also told the state government that deportation process of a person accused of being an illegal immigrant must begin soon as an FIR is registered.