April 19, 2022 9:47 pm
Tejpal was accused of sexually assaulting a then colleague in an elevator of a hotel in Goa on November 7, 2013, and November 8, 2013
April 14, 2022 2:45 am
A division bench of Justices M S Sonak and R N Laddha was hearing the Goa government’s application seeking leave to appeal against the acquittal of Tejpal in the case of rape and sexual assault.
January 21, 2022 12:17 pm
🔴 The acquittal of Tarun Tejpal, who was accused of sexually assaulting his then-woman colleague in the lift of a five-star hotel in Goa in November 2013, by a sessions court in May 2021 was challenged in the Goa bench of the high court by the state government.
November 30, 2021 6:00 am
While the court had rejected Tarun Tejpal’s application on November 24, it had said the reasons for its decision would be recorded separately. The court’s detailed order was made available on Monday.
November 29, 2021 7:50 pm
A division bench of Justice Revati Mohite Dere and Justice M S Jawalkar said that the reasons for their decision rejecting Tejpal’s application will be recorded separately.
October 28, 2021 4:41 am
Opposing Tejpal's plea seeking in-camera proceedings, Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, arguing for the Goa government, said the trial court's order to acquit him was "retrograde and regressive" and "fit for the fifth century".
October 27, 2021 1:39 pm
Justice Dere said "in not just this case, but in all the cases of rape, we will not allow lawyers to read the evidence, we will read it ourselves".
September 21, 2021 4:09 am
Tejpal was accused of sexually assaulting a then colleague in an elevator of a Goa hotel on November 7 and 8, 2013.
September 05, 2021 1:28 pm
Tarun Tejpal was accused of sexually assaulting a then colleague in an elevator of a hotel in Goa on November 7, 2013, and November 8, 2013.
August 31, 2021 3:07 pm
Tejpal in a submission before the HC sought an 'in-camera hearing' of the Goa government's petition challenging his acquittal in the case and sought its dismissal while raising preliminary objections on its maintainability.