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Communal remarks: Lawyers’ body seeks action against right wing leaders in Karnataka

October 26, 2021 6:56 pm

The All-India Lawyers’ Association for Justice (AILAJ) has complained to the DGP demanding that an FIR be filed against the state VHP convenor and the state secretary of Hindu Jagaran Vedike

Madras HC asks TN Bar Council to spell out mechanism to act against errant lawyers

June 16, 2021 10:48 am

The court gave the direction during the hearing of an advocate and her daughter after a case was filed against them by police personnel who alleged misbehaviour over following Covid-19 guidelines.

Kejriwal to visit Ahmedabad: AAP’s legal cell demands Covid relief for lawyers

June 13, 2021 2:30 am

The party is also likely to induct a senior journalist in its ranks on June 14, said party members on Saturday.

Lawyer suicide, BJP MLA booked: Lawyers step up protest to launch 2-day strike from today

February 16, 2021 12:00 am

In his three-page suicide note, Tyagi has accused Khatik and others of harassing him. His elder son, Luv Tyagi, and his wife were separated. They were allegedly forcing Tyagi to pay Rs 14 lakh to Luv's in-laws to settle the matter.

Lawyers read out Preamble at Supreme Court lawns; Bar Association condemns JNU violence

January 07, 2020 5:37 pm

The Supreme Court Bar Association issued a statement condemning the violence at Jawaharlal Nehru University, where a group of masked persons barged inside the campus with rods and sledgehammers, thrashing students and teachers.

Where budding lawyers get to learn from legal eagles

August 05, 2018 1:59 am

The two-year-old forum catches up every third Saturday of every month in either the cozy Teapot cafe or in Somaiya Bhavan right above Kitab Khana in Fort, where many of the lawyers work.

Delhi High Court voices concern over safety of people, says arsonist on the loose

January 29, 2018 6:54 pm

The remarks were made by the court during the hearing of a petition relating to a woman lawyer's assault by the police in a stalking case against her in connection with a property dispute.

Allahabad High Court voices reservation over new panel of government lawyers

July 19, 2017 3:47 pm

The state government had issued a list of 201 government lawyers on July 7 and had removed about 350 lawyers already working since the time of the Samajwadi Party government. The government had included about 44 lawyers of the previous regime.

Lawyers without power, thanks to pending bill of Rs 4.65 lakh

May 06, 2016 5:38 am

The DBA has urged the Building Committee of the Punjab and Haryana High Court to issue no-objection certificates (NOCs) to the lawyers so that they can apply for the new connections.

Political ideology of lawyers key to promotion, says survey

April 24, 2016 1:48 am

The Supreme Court and state high courts designate eligible lawyers as senior, either suo motu or after inviting applications


Patiala court scuffle is attack on India’s democracy: Farooq

February 18, 2016 12:09 pm

Srinagar, Feb 18 (ANI): Condemning the JNU row, Jammu and Kashmir National Conference (NC) Patron Farooq Abdullah said that the scuffle between lawyers and students outside the Patiala House Court is an attack on India’s democracy. Farooq added that the entire JNU row has been exaggerated and the Vice Chancellor should have handled it himself. Meanwhile, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) founder Lalu Prasad Yadav accused the Delhi Police for being a mere spectator in the JNU row, alleging that they are acting on behalf of the Centre.

Kanhaiya roughed up by lawyers in Patiala court

February 17, 2016 11:19 am

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar was on Wednesday roughed up allegedly by a group of lawyers when he was being produced in the Patiala House Court. Earlier, lawyers were seen raising slogans inside the court premises and beating up each other, including journalists.