Supreme Court today adjourned the hearing till October 13, on a plea filed by president of Gujarat High Court Bar Association and Advocate Yatin Oza challenging the Gujarat High Court’s decision to take away his senior designation in a contempt case against him.
Recently an NDPS special judge who was hearing the drug case involving celebrities in Karnataka was threatened by anonymous persons. Now, 2 persons have been taken into custody in connection with the bomb threat, said police source.
A petition was moved in Kerala high court seeking directions to Isha foundation not to collect funds from the public in Cauvery calling projects. The petition advocate AV Amarnathan recently sent a notice to the Discovery channel stating not to air a programme of the project. Because of this act, Kerala high court has decided to treat the plea as a suo moto petition.
In a writ petition filed by Rakesh Shetty, the managing director and editor of news channel ‘Power TV’, the Karnataka HC held that the investigation agency cannot retain the username and password of the social media accounts of the accused persons during the investigation. And also held that, after downloading the required data from social media accounts, the changed login credentials should be given to the accused person.