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    Activist Arrests: Maharashtra CM forged alliance with Sharad Pawar, alleges lawyer

    Mumbai: Lawyer Sanjeev Punalekar represented the Hindu Lawyers’ Council at a press conference on Monday shockingly accused CM Devendra Fadnavis of forging a new political alliance with Nationalist Congress Party president Sharad Pawar. Punalekar alleged the seven arrests of Sanatan Sanstha in Nalasopara case and two others in Dr Narendra Dabholkar and Govind Pansare’s murders have been all political arrests.

  • Mumbai: Lawyer jailed for abusing, threatening judge in open court

    Mumbai: Observing that interference in the administration of justice is a serious act, the Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court on Friday sentenced a 55-year-old advocate to one week’s imprisonment. The high court, while pronouncing the sentence, said such an act by an advocate could not be tolerated.

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    David Headley neither in Chicago nor in hospital, says his lawyer

    Washington: Pakistani-American David Coleman Headley is neither in Chicago nor in hospital, his lawyer said today, dismissing reports that the prime accused in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack case was battling for his life in the US city after being beaten by inmates at a detention centre.

  • Porn star Stormy Daniels’ attorney raps Donald Trump on Twitter

    Washington: Michael Avenatti, adult movie star Stormy Daniels’ lawyer, who is suing US President Donald Trump, on Wednesday exchanged fire with Trump directly on Twitter after the latter posted his first tweet about Daniels.

  • REVEALED: Akshaye Khanna and Richa Chadha to play lawyers in court room drama on rape

    Akshaye Khanna faced several ups and downs in his life in the past few years. He lost his father and veteran actor Vinod Khanna last year to cancer. While he is still recovering from the personal loss, the actor is on his way to revive his Bollywood career. The actor, after films like ‘Dishoom’ and ‘Ittefaq’, is now all set for another intriguing role. He will be seen as a lawyer

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    CBI arrests Delhi Dental Council officials on bribery charges

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested a Registrar and a lawyer of Delhi Dental Council in an alleged bribery case of approximately Rs 4,73,000. The accused Registrar Dr Rishi Raj and Advocate N Pradeep Sharma were produced in Delhi’s Competent Court and remanded to four days of police custody.

  • Mumbai: Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri assures clean-up drive at Versova beach will resume soon

    Mumbai: Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Monday met lawyer and environmentalist Afroz Shah and said cleaning of Versova beach in Mumbai will resume. Shah shot to fame after his cleanliness drive in 2015 managed to remove around 5.5 million kg of waste in 85 weeks from the beach. He, however, had to suspend the initiative after facing harassment from some anti-social elements.

  • Mumbai: Chintan Upadhyay turns teacher in Thane jail, trains inmates to become artists

    Thane: Renowned artist Chintan Upadhyay is an undertrial who is lodged at the Thane jail for his alleged role in the murder of his estranged wife Hema Upadhyay and her lawyer Harish Bhambhani. But a jail can’t contain an artist. Upadhyay is now training fellow inmates to let out the artist inside them.  Upadhyay turning art teacher is part of the jail administration’s effort to give inmates a chance to express themselves

  • Mumbai Rains tragedy: Locked inside car, 30-year-old lawyer dies

    Mumbai: After the heavy rainfall, Mumbaikars were getting back on track. But, a heart-breaking incident has come to light. During Tuesday’s deluge, a 30-year-old lawyer got stuck in his car and was found dead on Wednesday morning.

  • Mumbai: Indrani Mukerjea likely to file FIR against prison guards

    Mumbai: Indrani Mukerjea’s lawyer will be asking the special CBI court for all the three medical reports —— two from the Byculla jail and a separate one from the JJ Hospital, where the examination of Mukherjea was conducted as per the directions of the magistrate. This was revealed to Free Press Journal by Mukherjea’s advocate, Gunjan Mangala.

  • Lahore High Court bar association warns lawyers against taking Kulbhushan Jadhav’s case

    Lahore: The Lahore High Court Bar Association said today that it will take action against any lawyer who extends services to Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court. “The LHBA has unanimously decided to cancel the membership of any lawyer who offers his services to Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav,” Lahore High Court Bar AssociationSecretary-General Amer Saeed Raan said after a meeting of the bar

  • EU urges Beijing to release political prisoners

    Hong Kong : The European Union (EU) has asked China to investigate a harrowing account of torture by a detained lawyer and release several political prisoners.

  • Indian-origin lawyer shoots 9 in US, killed by police

    New York: An Indian-origin lawyer with apparent Nazi sympathies went on an early morning rampage in US’ Houston city shooting nine people on Monday before he was killed by police, according to authorities. Nathan Desai was wearing military-style clothing with Nazi symbols during the 20-minute shooting spree when he fired at passing cars.