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Justice Magray visits Subordinate Courts of Baramulla, Budgam

          BARAMULLA, JUNE 21: J&K High Court Judge Justice Ali Mohammad Magray, today visited various Subordinate Courts of District Baramulla and Budgam.           During his visit to Munsiff Court Tangmarg and Magam, he inspected the court work and proceedings and gave specific directions for disposal of old cases.           He inspected the functioning of the E-court and directed the presiding officer ... Read More »

Baderwah court issues arrest warrant against Geelani

He is already under house arrest from the last 7 years: Hurriyat (G) Srinagar Jun 20 (KNS): A Court in Baderwah has issued an arrest warrant to Hurriyat (G) Syed Ali Geelani in a case that has been going on in the court since 1989. Hurriyat (G) spokesman, Ayaz Akbar told KNS that Geelani had given a speech in Baderwah ... Read More »

Indo-Pak Cricket: JHCBA issues Show Cause notice to a lawyer over Facebook Post

Jammu, June 20: Jammu High Court Bar Association has issued show cause notice to one of its members over a facebook post posted by the member during Final match of Champions Trophy between India-Pakistan. General Secretary Prem N Sadotra issued the Show Cause notice against Advocate Altaf Hussain Janjua  saying that after conclusion of India Vs Pakistan cricket match, he has ... Read More »

Government accords sanction to the prosecution of 8 public servants

SRINAGAR | JUNE 06 (PTK): The State Government has issued orders sanctioning prosecution in respect of eight public servants namely Sh. Ram Chand, the then Assistant Sub-Inspector at Police Post Hatli Morh Kathua, Sh. Peer Shakeel Ahmed, the then Incharge Horticulture Development Officer Dooru District Anantnag, Sh Mohammad Muzafar Khan, the then Junior Engineer, PHE Handwara, Sh Showkat Hussain Pir, the ... Read More »

High Court issues Notice in ‘2015 Baramulla Assault Case’; DSP Feroz Yahya named as main accused

  SRINAGAR | JUNE 06 (PTK): The Jammu and Kashmir High Court issued notice today in a case relating to serious assault by the police on 22 year old Javaid Ahmad Lone of Qazi Hamam, Baramulla town. Status report was sought from the State respondents. According to statement issued, the writ petition filed by the father of the victim and heard ... Read More »

HC issues notice to Govt to file response to PIL on Koul Commission

  PIL submitted by M M Shuja Srinagar, Jun 05 (KNS): The High Court Monday Monday issued a notice to the government to file objections to the petition filed by a social activists on making public the report submitted by Justice (Retd) Moti Lal Koul Commission on the civilian killings of 2010. Chief Justice of High Court Badar Durrez Ahmed and Justice Ali ... Read More »

Abdul Haq for consolidating data in legal cases

  SRINAGAR, JUNE 02: Minister for Rural Development & Panchayati Raj and Law & Justice, Abdul Haq, Friday called for consolidating data in legal cases and directed the officers to fight and back cases versus Government with facts and figures. The Minister said this while addressing officers at a meeting which he chaired today to review the functioning of the Law Department. ... Read More »

Human shield row: Budgam man files compliant in SHRC against awarding army Major

IFJHRJK files petition against three TV News channels defaming Farooq Ahmad Dar Srinagar, May 25 (KNS): The Budgam civilian who was used by an army Major as human shield has filed a complaint in State Human Rights Commission here against the officer being given a Commendation certificate. An official of SHRC confirmed to KNS that Farooq Ahmed Dar, the resident ... Read More »

SHRC asks for medical examination of youth used as human shield

Complaint was filed by Ahsan Untoo Srinagar, Apr 27 (KNS): The State Human Rights Commission directed the SMHS Medical Superintendent to do medical examination of the Budgam youth who was used as human shield by the army on polling day on April 9. SHRC said that the victim, Farooq Ahmad Dar, has suffered injuries during the incident and needs medical ... Read More »

Govt to review pending cases to weed out avoidable litigations: Abdul Haq

Won’t contest cases where petitioner’s plea is genuine           JAMMU, APRIL 22: Minister for Law and Justice, Abdul Haq today said that the government will review all the cases pending in courts and weed out such cases if government finds that petitioners’ claim holds good in such case.           He said this while reviewing the litigation work pending before different ... Read More »