Dec 16 gangrape: HC to start hearing from Wednesday

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The Delhi High Court will start from Wednesday the day-to-day hearing on the death sentence awarded to four men in Delhi’s Dec 16 gangrape-cum-murder case. The trial court Sep 13 awarded the death sentence to Mukesh (26), Akshay Thakur (28), Pawan Gupta (19) and Vinay Sharma (20), convicted in the case, and referred the case… Read more »

White kurta pyjamas for gang rape convicts

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The four convicts in the Delhi gang-rape case returned from court to jail and wore white kurta pyjamas, indicating they were no more undertrials. According to the Tihar Jail practice, undertrials who are sentenced in a case get the formal prisoners’ dress and shifted to sections in the prison meant for convicts. Convicts Pawan Gupta… Read more »

Verdict Thursday in juvenile Dec 16 gang rape accused

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A juvenile justice board (JJB), trying the minor accused in the December 16 brutal gang rape and murder of a 23-year-old girl here, would pronounce its judgement today. The board presided by principal magistrate Geetanjali Goel had reserved its verdict on July 11 after counsel for the accused and the prosecution submitted their clarifications. The juvenile accused in the… Read more »

Delhi gangrape accused to also face dacoity trial

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A Delhi court Monday framed charges of kidnapping and dacoity against four accused being tried in another court for the Dec 16, 2012 gang-rape and brutalisation of a woman in a moving bus. Additional Sessions Judge Daya Prakash put on trial accused Akshay Kumar Singh, Mukesh, Pawan Gupta and Vinay Sharma for dacoity, under section… Read more »

Dec 16 gangrape: Cops want bus owner as witness

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Delhi Police Tuesday urged a special court here hearing the Dec 16, 2012, gangrape case to call as witness the owner of the bus in which the 23-year-old woman was brutalised. Filing an application before Additional Sessions Judge Yogesh Khanna, police sought to call as witness Dinesh Yadav, owner of the bus. Special Public Prosecutor… Read more »

Gangrape case: Accused move HC against day trial

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New Delhi: on Friday in the December 169 gang rape case two accused out of the four accused approached the Delhi High Court against the special court order dismissing their plea for trial to be held on alternate days instead of day-to-day basis. On March 28, the special court had dismissed their plea saying “such pleas are… Read more »

Delhi Gangrape: Case committed to fast track sessions court

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The brutal gang rape case which was happened in a moving bus on the roads of Delhi, after one month the case has been committed to a fast track session court for trial. The proceedings related to the case will begin on 21st January in the sessions court. The victim, a paramedical student, was brutally raped and… Read more »

Rapists carried on with normal work after the crime: Police

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Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar at a news conference gave the details on the ongoing probe which have done by six men with a 23 year old Para-Medical student in a running bus. On Sunday the six men, who allegedly gang-raped a young girl in a moving bus, were apparently so confident they will not… Read more »