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Patna High Court


Patna High Court acquits all 14 accused in Senari massacre case

May 22, 2021 4:20 am

On March 18, 1999, 34 upper caste men were forced out by their homes in Senari village and were slaughtered near the village temple.

Day after Patna High Court pulls up Bihar govt, 2 new Covid hospitals announced

April 17, 2021 1:38 am

The state government has also started oxygen generation plants at Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) and Nalandra Medical College and Hospital (NMCH) to meet the ever-increasing demand for oxygen.

Comments against judges a disturbing new trend: Ravi Shankar Prasad

February 27, 2021 10:30 pm

Prasad was addressing a function here organised to mark the inauguration of a new building of the Patna High Court by Chief Justice of India S A Bobde, in presence of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, among others.

11-judge Patna HC bench suspends order of judge who alleged judicial corruption

August 30, 2019 9:35 am

“The entire order is a burning example of the violations of principles of natural justice, judicial impropriety and a malicious tirade in the name of some crusade in the opinion of the Judge."

Patna HC sets aside summons to CM Nitish Kumar in murder case

March 16, 2019 6:30 am

Although the FIR had named Nitish in the case along with four others, Kumar and another person, Yogendra Yadav, were not named in the chargesheet after initial police investigation did not find any evidence against them.

Justice A P Sahi sworn in as Chief Justice of Patna High Court

November 17, 2018 6:50 pm

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi and other state ministers, judges of the Patna high court and other officials were present at the swearing-in ceremony.

Undo the ban

August 27, 2018 12:14 am

Patna High Court gag order on Muzaffarpur shelter home case will come in the way of efforts to uncover state failures. It must be reviewed.

Muzaffarpur shelter case: Patna High Court restrains media from reporting on probe

August 24, 2018 1:23 am

The court directed the CBI to place before it the reasons for the police officer’s transfer at the next hearing of the case on August 27.

Muzaffarpur shelter home abuse case: Patna High Court to monitor CBI probe

August 06, 2018 3:16 pm

The court also ordered a speedy trial in the case and gave the CBI two weeks time to prepare a report on the case, which came to light in April following an audit of the shelter home by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, which said many girls had complained of sexual abuse.

Bihar prohibition law: Police not applying mind, causing difficulty to citizens, says Patna High Court

February 16, 2018 9:56 am

The Patna High Court, in a recent order, reprimanded Bihar police officers for not showing “application of mind” and “taking insensitive nature of action” while dealing with cases lodged under Bihar Prohibition and Excise Act.