After 6-month jail term, former Calcutta HC judge Karnan to walk free today
Karnan was arrested from Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu on June 20 after he evaded the police for over a month.
Karnan seeks remission of 6-month jail term from new President
He was arrested from Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu on June 20 and is presently lodged in the Presidency Correctional Home in Kolkata.
Karnan was liable to be punished for gross, unsavoury acts: SC
Retired justice Karnan was the first judge to be awarded jail sentence when he was in service.
After 40 day hunt, Karnan arrested in Coimbatore
On May 10, 61-year-old Karnan disappeared after checking out of a government guesthouse in Chennai, allegedly without paying the bills.
WB police arrests Justice Karnan on contempt of court in Coimbatore
The SC had sentenced him to a 6-month jail term on May 9 for contempt of court and had asked West Bengal police to execute the order.
Karnan has appealed to President against SC order to jail him: lawyers
Karnan's lawyers had earlier claimed that the judge had shot off letters to the president, the PM and others against his jail term.
Justice Karnan may have fled to Nepal or Bangladesh: report
Meanwhile, his legal team is planning to approach President Pranab Mukherjee to seek relief from arrest.
Karnan issues non-bailable warrants against 7 SC judges, including CJI
Justice Karnan had earlier said he will not appear before a medical board for examining his health as directed by the apex court.
Don't allow CJI to fly abroad, he will 'spread virus of casteism': Karnan
ustice Karnan on Friday ‘deferred’ the hearing against 7 SC judges, including CJI JS Khehar, in a case of 'caste discrimination'.
File reply within 4 weeks on contempt charges: SC to Justice Karnan
Justice Karnan alleged that these seven judges of the Supreme Court were operating on malafide intentions.