High Court seeks records in Binayak Sen conviction

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The division bench of Chhattisgarh high court in Bilaspur on Friday sought case records of the trial court that awarded life imprisonment to rights activist Binayak Sen on December 24. The court had posted January 24 as the next date for hearing Sen’s bail application. The division bench has sought the record from the trial… Read more »

Hundreds protest in Bhopal against Binayak Sen’s conviction

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Hundreds of people belonging to at least nine organisations held a rally in Bhopal on Saturday to protest against the life imprisonment verdict awarded to rights activist and doctor Binayak Sen. The protestors marched to Nilam Park from Yadgare Shahjani Park, shouting slogans against the sentence. “If Binayak Sen, who has worked in remote areas… Read more »

Monica Bedi’s conviction upheld, sentence reduced

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The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the conviction of actress Monika Bedi, girlfriend of underworld don Abu Salem, in the fake passport case but reduced her sentence to period of jail term she had already undergone. A bench of justices B Sudershan Reddy and S S Nijjar rejected Monika’s plea that she could not be… Read more »