Hardik ready to stay out of Guj to get bail from Gujarat HC

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Hardik Patel

Jailed Patel quota agitation leader Hardik Patel today told the Gujarat High Court he was ready to accept any condition, including staying out of the state for six months, that it may deem fit for granting him bail. Justice A J Desai reserved his order on the bail plea after the prosecution and defence counsels… Read more »

Gujarat HC issues notice to Guj govt on 10% EWS reservation ordinance

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Gujarat High Court today issued notice to the state government over a petition challenging an ordinance providing 10 per cent reservation in government jobs and educational institutions to members of Economically Weaker Section (EWS) as being “contrary to fundamental rights”. A vacation bench of Justice Paresh Upadhyay issued notice to secretaries of Legislative and Parliamentary… Read more »

Petition against acquisition of house by Metro firm

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The Gujarat High Court today issued notices to the Metro-Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad Company Ltd (MEGA) and the city civic body over a petition against land acquisition in Vastral area here for the Metro project. The petitioner Rajubhai Patel, resident of Vastral, alleges that MEGA (which is constructing the Metro) is acquring houses… Read more »

Every member of rioting mob is guilty of offence: Gujarat HC

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The Gujarat High Court has ruled that every member of a rioting mob is guilty of the offence committed by some of its constituents, while maintaining that cases related to communal riots require “very careful handling.” A division bench of justices K S Jhaveri and G B Shah said this in their order given on… Read more »

Hardik’s bail plea: HC issues notice to Gujarat govt

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Hardik Patel

Ahmedabad,The Gujarat High Court today issued a notice to the state Government on the bail petition of the Patel quota agitation leader Hardik Patel, arrested in a sedition case. Justice A J Desai asked the Government to file its reply and kept the next hearing on April 7. Before issuing the notice, the court inquired… Read more »

Gujarat HC allows abortion of rape victim’s 8-week foetus

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The Gujarat High Court today allowed a 16-year-old rape victim to abort her eight-week foetus under proper medical care, on a plea by her parents. Citing provisions of Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, High Court justice K J Thaker asked the local police to take her to Sola Civil Hospital here and submit the latest… Read more »

Gujarat HC notices to Guj govt, police on Hardik’s bail plea

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The Gujarat High Court on Monday issued notices to the state government and police on Patel quota agitation leader Hardik Patel’s bail plea in a sedition case filed against him by the city crime branch. Justice A J Desai issued the notices and kept the next hearing on January 6. Hardik is at present behind… Read more »

Babu Bajrangi withdraws bail plea in Gujarat HC

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Former Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi, convicted and sentenced to life in prison in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case, today withdrew his temporary bail plea from the High Court to grant him relief on medical grounds. Bajrangi had earlier sought temporary bail for 45 days from the Gujarat High Court on medical grounds. He pleaded… Read more »

Hardik’s call interception: Gujarat HC seeks govt’s affidavit

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The Gujarat High Court today asked the state government to file an affidavit on a plea by Hardik Patel questioning the legality of interception of his phone calls as well as of his associates, but rejected the defence’s request to share details of certain Home Department orders. During arguments, Hardik’s lawyer B M Mangukiya asked… Read more »