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The case of delayed bail and trial

In UAPA cases, courts must either push for bail if there is an inordinate delay by the investigating agency in preparing charge sheet or ensure a speedy trial

Charge sheets in close to 50% of UAPA cases have been filed at least a year after the FIR was registered — 15% of these charge sheets took more than two years. (Representational image)
Published on Dec 05, 2023 10:13 PM IST
ByHT Editorial

Moose Wala murder: 2 months on, jail authorities fail to produce accused

This has caused a delay in starting the process of committing the chargesheet to the district and sessions court, where trial in the murder case is going on.

The SIT probing Moose Wala’s murder had filed a second supplementary chargesheet in September.
Updated on Nov 30, 2023 04:49 AM IST
By, Faridkot

‘Thank God, we’ve judges like him’: SC on judge who reopened case against TN minister

The Supreme Court declined to entertain petitions by Tamil Nadu minister K Ponmudi against the high court order that reopened his disproportionate assets case

The bench led by CJI DY Chandrachud told the Tamil Nadu minister that the high court has issued notice to him and he could argue his points before the high court judge (PTI FILE PHOTO)
Published on Nov 06, 2023 06:35 PM IST

Madras HC upholds conviction of 217 officials in Vachathi atrocities

Of the 269 convicts, 217 surviving officials had appealed in the high court against their punishment (ranging from one to 10 years of imprisonment), awarded by a trial court in 2011.

The court criticised the then All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) government led by late chief minister J Jayalalithaa for not taking the crime seriously and of colluding with the real smuggler. (PTI)
Updated on Sep 30, 2023 09:06 AM IST
By, Chennai

In setback to Chandrababu Naidu, Supreme Court says will not restrain trial judge

N Chandrababu Naidu’s petition came up before a bench of justices Sanjiv Khanna and SVN Bhatti, but it wasn’t heard since justice Bhatti recused from the case

Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu Naidu leaves for Vijayawada after being arrested by the CID in connection to the alleged corruption charges, in Nandyal on September 9. (ANI)
Updated on Sep 27, 2023 06:18 PM IST
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