Supreme Court refuses to entertain plea alleging cash-for-vote in LS polls in Tamil Nadu

The Supreme Court Monday refused to entertain a plea which alleged that people were being bribed on a massive scale for the Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu. A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said it was not inclined to hear the matter since the elections in the state were already over. “As […]

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Cash for vote: HC questions non-inclusion of names in FIR

The Madras High Court today asked the Tamil Nadu government to explain as to why names figuring in the Election Commission and IT Department reports on the alleged bribing of RK Nagar assembly segment voters were not mentioned in the relevant FIR. The FIR against unnamed persons had been registered on a complaint by the […]

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Cash-for-vote: HC dismisses plea

The Hyderabad High court today dismissed an application moved by Telangana’s nominated MLA Elvis Stephensonseeking the judge to recuse himself from hearing a petition filed by J Muthaiah, an accused in the cash-for-vote case. In another development, a local court today extended the judicial remand of TDP MLA Revanth Reddy and two others till July […]

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Cash-for-vote: HC reserves order on Reddy’s bail plea

The Hyderabad High Court today reserved till June 30 its order on the bail applications of Telangana TDP MLA A Revanth Reddy and two other accused in the cash-for-vote case. The high court heard the arguments of the defence and prosecution and reserved its judgement on their petitions. Earlier, the special court for ACB cases […]

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