Judicial Magistrate

  • Arrest warrant issued against Telugu scriptwriter May 30, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: A local court today issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against screenwriter and Telugu movie director K V Vijayendra Prasad, father of noted film director S S Rajamouli, in connection with a cheque bounce case. Additional Judicial Magistrate First Class at Elamanchili today issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against Prasad. The...
  • Former SIMI activist convicted for communal propaganda March 26, 2014

    A local court today sentenced a former activist of the banned organisation Students Islamic Movement of India to two years' rigorous imprisonment and a fine of Rs 1,000 for spreading communal hatred. Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate Deepak Kumar Pandey handed out the sentence to Rafiq alias Babloo (46). According to the prosecution,...
  • Patna HC suspends Sherghati SDJM for seeking sexual favours February 25, 2014

    Sub-Divisional Judicial Magistrate (SDJM) of Sherghati in Gaya district has been put under suspension by Patna High Court for allegedly seeking sexual favours from a senior medical officer. The HC adminstration deliberated on the report of Gaya District Judge and put Sherghati SDJM Ram Sajan under suspension Saturday, HC sources said...
  • CBI begins probe into murder of Gurgaon judge's wife August 9, 2013

    The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday registered a case in the murder of Geetanjali Garg, wife of Gurgaon's Chief Judicial Magistrate Ravneet Garg and began its probe. Geetanjali was found killed in a park in Gurgaon police line area on July 17. She had received three bullet injuries and...
  • Gurgaon: Chief Judicial Magistrate questioned in his wife's death case July 22, 2013

    Gurgaon: Gurgaon's Chief Judicial Magistrate Ravneet Garg, charged for the murder of his wife, is likely to be questioned again by the police on Monday. The Gurgaon judge was interrogated by the police on Sunday night for more than four hours. A murder case has been registered against the judge, four...
  • Gurgaon: SIT to probe chief judicial magistrate's wife death case July 21, 2013

    Gurgaon: A Special Investigative Team (SIT) has been formed to probe the Chief Judicial Magistrate's wife death case. The SIT has also questioned the magistrate in the case. A murder case was registered on Saturday but no one has been named so far. Gitanjali's body was found lying in a park...
  • Gurgaon: Murder case registered in CJM's wife's death July 20, 2013

    Gurgaon: A murder case has been registered in connection with the death of the wife of the Chief Judicial Magistrate of Gurgaon. Her body was found lying in a park on Wednesday evening. The woman's brother had lodged a complaint saying she was harassed by her husband and his family. The...
  • UP: Sitting judicial magistrate allegedly assaults two rape victims January 25, 2013

    Gonda: Two rape victims in Gonda in Uttar Pradesh have claimed that a sitting judicial magistrate sexually assaulted them. The girls say they went to the magistrate's chamber to give their statement when he allegedly made them strip and molested them. One of them is a minor. The police have filed...
  • Book 16 cops for rape in Bhatta-Parsaul: Court October 12, 2011

    New Delhi: The Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) court of Greater Noida has ordered Uttar Pradesh police to file a case against 16 policemen in the Bhatta Parsaul rape case. The court has warned the UP police that a case should be filed on Wednesday itself or else it will face...
  • Crude bomb explodes in Lucknow court, no injuries November 15, 2008

    Lucknow: A low-intensity country bomb exploded outside the Chief Judicial Magistrate court toilet in Lucknow on Saturday afternoon. There were no reports of any casualty. The blast prompted protests from lawyers present at the court. A country-made bomb had also exploded on Friday at around 1130 hrs IST inside the toilet of...