Bar & Bench Profile picture
Jul 19 5 tweets 2 min read
#SupremeCourt to shortly hear plea by 82-yr-old Telegu poet Varavara Rao, accused in the Bhima Koregaon case, seeking permanent medical bail.

The Bombay High Court had earlier granted temporary bail, which ends today.

#bhimakoregaon #varavararao #bail
Read more about his plea challenging the Bombay High Court order denying permanent medical bail, here:…
Bench notes that no formal notice was issued.

Senior Advocate Anand Grover: Bombay HC order had said that conditions in jail ought to be improved.

Bench: Let's not get into that.
Bench discusses.
Order: Considering the nature of controversy of the matter, the matter shall be disposed of in the next occassion. Since we had not issued notice, issue notice returnable on August 10, 2022.

Since ld ASG is appearing, service of notice dispensed with.
Order: Compilation put on record by ASG. Extra compilation if any by August 2, rejoinder by August 8. Interim protection granted earlier on medical grounds extended till further orders.

• • •

Missing some Tweet in this thread? You can try to force a refresh

Keep Current with Bar & Bench

Bar & Bench Profile picture

Stay in touch and get notified when new unrolls are available from this author!

Read all threads

This Thread may be Removed Anytime!


Twitter may remove this content at anytime! Save it as PDF for later use!

Try unrolling a thread yourself!

how to unroll video
  1. Follow @ThreadReaderApp to mention us!

  2. From a Twitter thread mention us with a keyword "unroll"
@threadreaderapp unroll

Practice here first or read more on our help page!

More from @barandbench

Jul 20
Former Mumbai police commissioner Sanjay Pandey arrested by Enforcement Directorate in an alleged case of illegal phone-tapping of NSE employees connected to NSE co-location scam produced before a Special Court in Delhi.

@dir_ed #SanjayPandey #NSEcolocationscam Image
ASG SV Raju appears for ED: This is an application for seeking custody for 14 days.
Pandey addresses court of Special CBI judge Sunena Sharma: Prior to 2009 phones were recorded by NSE. We never did any phone tapping or live monitoring.

Read 5 tweets
Jul 20
#SupremeCourt to today hear BCCI plea to amend its constitution

Amendments seek to, among other things, do away with the cooling-off period between tenures office bearers across State associations and BCCI. Image
Subramanian Swamy appears seeking to impleaded himself.

Salve seeks adjournment.

Counsel: They are continuing in office after their terms have technically ended.

CJI: Who are you?
Counsel: Bihar cricket association officials.
SG: Only Mr Salve's IA has been listed.

@Swamy39: Notice was issued in my matter, it'll become infructuous. I'll give the number, office report is here. Fourth page IA is mentioned.
Read 5 tweets
Jul 20
Supreme Court will today hear petition by @AltNews co founder and fact checker Mohammed Zubair seeking to quash all the FIRs lodged against by Uttar Pradesh police in the state. The plea also seeks interim bail for @zoo_bear till the quashing petition is decided
#SupremeCourt Image
#SupremeCourt had earlier ordered that no "precipitative action" be taken against Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair in 5 first information reports (FIRs) registered against him by the Uttar Pradesh Police (UP Police).…
Adv Vrinda Grover: I have prepared a fresh table which shows the status of cases. There are 3 FIRs based on the same tweet. since tweets are subject matter of all FIRs it is not disputed. All are under 153A, 295A, 505 etc. then is Hathras where i am not named

Read 101 tweets
Jul 20
#SupremeCourt Bench led by CJI NV Ramana will today hear the plea by Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde & 14 other #ShivSena MLAs challenging the disqualification proceedings initiated by the Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Assembly.

#Maharashtra #MaharashtraPolitics #EknathSinde Image
Bench will hear also plea by Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena group challenging decision of newly-elected speaker recognising the whip nominated by Eknath Shinde faction as Chief Whip of #ShivSena

Read our coverage of the #Maharashtra crisis here:…
Senior Adv Kapil Sibal: if this case is accepted then every elected govt can be topped.
Read 56 tweets
Jul 19
#SupremeCourt is hearing petition challenging the Agnipath scheme of the Central government

Justice DY Chandrachud: There is a petition in the Delhi HC, We can have a benefit of the reasoning of the High Court in this case. We will have benefit of HC View
Justice DY Chandrachud: Why should we buck the process laid down under Article 226 of Indian Constitution

Adv ML Sharma: There are 20 HCs, all petitioners will reach every HC. I had filed the first plea here and after this they went to HC. May be at behest of respondent
Justice DY Chandrachud: Prashant Bhushan filed a plea in HC. He cannot file at behest of the Solicitor General.

ML Sharma: in Hindustan Zinc MY plea was dismissed but similar plea by Mr Bhushan was accepted. this is happening with me.
Read 15 tweets
Jul 19
Kallakurichi student death case mentioned before CJI led bench

Parents of the deceased girl seeks urgent hearing of a plea to include a doctor/medical expert of their choice in team which will conduct re- postmortem. This prayer was rejected by Madras High Court #SupremeCourt
Lawyer: I am the father of the girl. the state is witnessing a lot of violence. Please stay the part of the order... The HC has appointed a panel of doctors

State: he wants his doctor to be also on the panel

CJI: You do not trust the High court? we will not allow is this.
List this matter day after tomorrow: CJI

Read 4 tweets

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!

This site is made by just two indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member ($3/month or $30/year) and get exclusive features!

Become Premium

Don't want to be a Premium member but still want to support us?

Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal

Or Donate anonymously using crypto!


0xfe58350B80634f60Fa6Dc149a72b4DFbc17D341E copy


3ATGMxNzCUFzxpMCHL5sWSt4DVtS8UqXpi copy

Thank you for your support!

Follow Us on Twitter!