Co-location case: CBI court dismisses default bail pleas of ex-NSE CEO, CFO

The Rouse Avenue Court on Saturday dismissed the default bail applications of Chitra Ramkrishna and Anand Subramanian in the National Stock Exchange (NSE) co-location case. The Special CBI Judge Rakesh Kumar on Saturday dismissed both default bail pleas moved by Chitra Ramkrishna, Ex- CEO and MD of NSE and Anand … Read more

India criticises OIC-IPHRC for comments on court ruling on Yasin Malik

India on Friday described as “unacceptable” the comments made by OIC-IPHRC (Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission) criticising New Delhi for the court ruling against Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said the world seeks “zero tolerance” against terrorism and urged the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation … Read more

Court Upholds Washington Commissioner’s Action’s Against Armed Citizens Legal Defense Network

The Superior Court of Lewis County upheld Washington Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler’s fine and cease-and-desist order against Armed Citizens Legal Defense Network Inc. for illegally acting as an insurer in Washington. In March 2020, Kreidler ordered Armed Citizens to stop acting as an insurer. Armed Citizens sells memberships that include self-defense insurance to cover bail … Read more

Worker can sue in civil court over prohibited medical debt collection

The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday unanimously ruled that state workers compensation law does not preclude circuit court jurisdiction over claims against a health care provider for prohibited debt collection practices. Patty Davis was injured during the course of her employment. She received medical care from Sheridan Radiology Services of Pinellas Inc. and the Laboratory … Read more

Special CBI court sentences ex-Haryana CM Chautala to four years in prison

The Special CBI Court of Delhi sentenced former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala to four years imprisonment in a disproportionate assets (DA) case. The court also imposed a fine of Rs 50 lakh on the former chief minister. Special Judge Vikas Dhull also directed the authorities concerned to confiscate four … Read more

Ohio court upholds finding that cable installers were misclassified

A divided Ohio Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a determination that a cable installation provider misclassified its workers as independent contractors. Ugicom Enterprises Inc. contracts with Time Warner Cable to provide installation of cable lines for its customers, according to State ex rel. Ugicom Enterprises Inc., filed in Columbus. Ugicom uses installers it designates as … Read more

DA case: Court to pronounce quantum of sentence to O P Chautala on Friday

A Delhi court will pronounce its order Friday on the quantum of sentence to be awarded to former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala in a disproportionate assets (DA) case. Special Judge Vikas Dhull on Thursday heard the arguments from the counsels for CBI as well as Chautala who was … Read more

Violence couldn’t have been committed in J&K without Pakistani funding: NIA court

A Delhi court on Wednesday, while sentencing Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik to life imprisonment in a terror funding case, observed that had there been no funding from Pakistan, violence at this scale could not have been committed in the Kashmir Valley. Special NIA Judge Praveen Singh observed that financing … Read more

Court awarding life imprisonment to Malik a setback to peace efforts: PAGD

The Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) on Wednesday termed “unfortunate” the life imprisonment awarded to Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik by a Delhi court in a terror funding case and said it is a “setback” to the efforts for peace. The court verdict will only fuel more alienation and … Read more

Absconder deserves no concession or indulgence by court: Supreme Court

An ‘absconder’ who remains out of reach of an investigating agency deserves no concession or indulgence by a court, the Supreme Court has said. A bench of justices Dinesh Maheshwari and Aniruddha Bose said when an accused is absconding and declared a proclaimed offender, there is no question of giving him … Read more