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Allahabad HC orders Dr Kafeel Khan’s release, sets aside detention order under NSA

The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday dropped charges under National Security Act against Dr Kafeel Khan, the pediatrician directing his immediate release. Dr Kafeel Khan has been incarcerated in Mathura jail for the last six months.  The HC bench comprising Chief Justice Govind Marhur and Justice Saumitra Dayal Singh cancelled his detention in a habeaus… Continue reading Allahabad HC orders Dr Kafeel Khan’s release, sets aside detention order under NSA

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UAPA offences triable by courts other than Special Court under NIA Act: Delhi High Court

Carrying that Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) does not state that offences under it can be strived only by a Special Court comprised under NIA Act, the Delhi High Court on 22nd June,2020 rejected a habeas corpus petition concerning the apparent illegality of custody of Delhi riots accused. (Aqil Hussian vs State & Ors) Delhi… Continue reading UAPA offences triable by courts other than Special Court under NIA Act: Delhi High Court