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Tuesday, July 05, 2022

Sharjeel Imam


JNU student Sharjeel Imam alleges assaulted in jail, called a terrorist

July 05, 2022 7:51 am

This is the first time a Northeast Delhi riots accused has made allegations of assault inside jail. Earlier, the main accused in the UAPA case have alleged discrimination by jail staff during multiple court hearings.

Detailed hearing required on Sharjeel Imam's bail plea based on Supreme Court order: HC

June 02, 2022 8:09 am

While the trial court in its order passed in October 2021 had said the evidence against Imam on other charges is “scanty and sketchy”, it had held his speech to be “clearly on communal/divisive lines”.

Delhi HC asks Sharjeel Imam to approach trial court first for bail in sedition case

May 27, 2022 1:32 am

Allowing withdrawal of the application and granting him liberty to approach the trial court, the division bench of Justice Mukta Gupta and Justice Mini Pushkarna said if the relief is declined by the lower court, he can approach the High Court in appeal.

Citing SC sedition order, Sharjeel Imam moves HC for bail

May 17, 2022 1:10 pm

Sharjeel Imam, who is in detention in other cases also, is accused of giving “inflammatory and instigatigating speeches” against the government on the issue of CAA and NRC, particularly at Jamia Milia Islamia University in December 2019.

No bail to Sharjeel Imam in Delhi riots UAPA case

April 12, 2022 7:26 am

Imam's lawyer, Tanveer Ahmed Mir, had argued that the accused never advocated violence: “The allegations against the accused are false and imaginary... chats of groups MSJ shows that accused never discussed or mentioned any intention to cause violence.”

Hate speech case: Delhi HC seeks police response on why Sharjeel Imam should not be granted bail

March 10, 2022 1:11 am

The court at the outset observed that section 13 does not fall under Chapter IV of UAPA — which pertains to terrorist activities, and thus he does not require to meet the stringent conditions for bail under the anti-terrorism law.

NE Delhi riots: 'Can't afford a system where conspiracies become endless', Sharjeel Imam lawyer tells court

February 11, 2022 7:11 pm

The lawyer argued that Imam, who was arrested in January, 2019, cannot be held for the consequences of the riots which broke out in February, 2020.

No justice in keeping bail plea pending for 7 months: Sharjeel lawyer to court in UAPA riots case

February 08, 2022 8:42 am

Senior advocate Tanvir Ahmed Mir was making his rebuttals on behalf of Imam before Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat. The court will hear the matter on February 9.

Sharjeel spoke against Father of the Nation, says Delhi court

January 26, 2022 8:34 am

Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat had Monday framed charges against Imam for allegedly making inflammatory speeches at Aligarh Muslim University and in Delhi’s Jamia area against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

Delhi court frames sedition charges against JNU student Sharjeel Imam for 'inflammatory speeches'

January 25, 2022 1:21 am

The case is related to alleged inflammatory speeches by Sharjeel Imam at Delhi’s Jamia area and Aligarh Muslim University against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).