Ishrat Jahan case: Illustrative evidence of staged shootout, court told

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There was illustrative evidence to ‘suspect beyond reasonable doubt’ that the killing of Mumbai college girl Ishrat Jahan and three of her companions in 2004 was done in a staged shootout, a member of the Gujarat High Court-appointed SIT member told the court Friday. ‘There are scientific and circumstantial evidence against the version provided in… Read more »

Ishrat Jahan case: Differences crop up in SIT

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The Gujarat High Court Friday said it would have to work out a model for the special investigation team (SIT) probing the Ishrat Jahan killing to see that the ‘sanctity and spirit of its order is not paralysed due to differences of opinion amongst its members’. The court’s order came after the members of court-appointed… Read more »