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HC rejects The Wire plea against Jay Shah defamation suit

HC rejects The Wire plea against Jay Shah defamation suit

HC rejects Wire plea Jay Shah defamation suit: The Gujarat High Court on Monday rejected a petition filed by news portal ‘The Wire’ seeking quashing of a criminal defamation case filed against it by BJP president Amit Shah‘s son Jay over an article related to his company. Justice J B Pardiwala rejected the petition on

Godhra case: HC commutes death sentence into life imprisonment

Godhra case: HC commutes death sentence into life imprisonment

Godhra case:The Gujarat High Court on Monday commuted the death sentence to 11 convicts, in connection with the 2002 Godhra train burning case, into life imprisonment. On March 1, 2011, the SIT (Special Investigation Team) had convicted 31 people under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) sections related to murder, attempt to murder, criminal conspiracy and it

SC sets aside Gujarat HC order on repairs of shrines

SC sets aside Gujarat HC order on repairs of shrines

The Supreme Court today set aside the Gujarat High Court order asking the state government to pay for the reconstruction and repair work of religious structures damaged during the 2002 post-Godhra riots. A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justice P C Pant allowed the Gujarat government’s appeal challenging the High Court verdict that

Hardik Patel gets bail in both sedition case by Gujarat High Court

Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Friday granted bail to Patidar agitation spearhead Hardik Patel in two sedition cases on the condition that he will stay outside the state for six months. The 23-year-old, behind bars for well over 200 days, will however not come out soon since he faces other cases where he has