Review Petition

  • Review petitions by death row convicts to be heard by 3 judges in open court: SC September 2, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday laid down new rules on review petitions filed by death row convicts. The court ruled that petitions by death row convicts will be heard by a bench of three judges in an open court. Earlier, the petitions were heard in the chambers of...
  • Supreme Court rejects Pervez Musharraf's review petition January 30, 2014

    In a setback to Pervez Musharraf, Pakistan's Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed his petition seeking a review of its verdict that declared as unconstitutional the 2007 emergency imposed by the embattled former dictator. A 14judge bench, headed by Chief Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani, said the time period for filing an appeal...
  • Temple demolitions to continue as HC rejects review pleas May 8, 2013

    Cuttack: The Orissa High Court on Tuesday rejected two review petitions filed by two religious organizations seeking a relook at its January 2011 orders on demolition of illegal places of worship. The Division Bench of Justice Madanmohan Das and Indrajit Mohanti, adjudicating over the matter, did not make any further...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Sanjay Dutt files review plea April 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Days after being granted one more month to surrender, actor Sanjay Dutt has filed a review petition in the Supreme Court challenging his conviction and fiveyear jail term in the 1993 Bombay serial blasts case. The review petition against the March 21 judgement of the apex court was filed...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Zaibunissa's review plea rejected April 16, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court of India on Tuesday rejected the review petition of Zaibunissa Kazi and four others in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. Earlier in the day, the apex court had rejected Zaibunissa's petition to extend the time to surrender and directed her to surrender by the given...
  • Is Sanjay Dutt looking at the option of a review petition? April 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, ordered by the Supreme Court to complete his five years sentence for complicity in the 1993 Mumbai blasts, is mulling filing a review petition against the judgement, sources close to him said today. The Supreme Court had on March 21 upheld Dutt's conviction under Arms Act...
  • I will file a review petition: Subramanian Swamy August 24, 2012

    Calling the Supreme Court judgement a bad one, Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy said that he will file a review petition in the Supreme Court. ...
  • Centre withdraws review petition in 2G case May 8, 2012

    New Delhi: The Central government on Tuesday withdrew its review petition in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case. The government had in its review petition sought clarification from the Supreme Court on its February 2, 2012 judgment that said that all natural resources must be auctioned. The ruling of the apex...
  • 2G case: SC to hear Centre's review petition May 1, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Tuesday begin hearing the Centre's review petition in the 2G spectrum case. The Centre had alleged judicial overreach by Supreme Court in its decision cancelling 122 2G licences on February 2 this year. The Centre alleged that the executive's policy powers were usurped by the...
  • 2G: SC dismisses review plea filed by telecos April 4, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea by telecom companies to review its February 2 judgement cancelling the licences of 122 companies in the 2G spectrum scam. The apex court, however, admitted the government's review petition in the scam. The petition has been listed for hearing in open...
  • Aarushi case: SC issues notice to CBI March 26, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to the CBI on Nupur Talwar's review petition in the Aarushi TalwarHemraj double murder case, which questioned the trial court taking cognizance of the offense of Aarushi's murder against Nupur. Normally a review plea is heard by the bench in chamber...
  • 2G verdict: Tatas to file review petition in SC February 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Aggrieved by cancellation of its three licences by the Supreme Court, Tata Teleservices on Monday said it will file a review petition against the order as the company had applied for these licences more than 18 months before the 2008 licensing process began. TTL's three licences for Assam, NorthEast...