Loan repay demand by official is not abetment to suicide: HC
A bench of Justices Vinay Deshpande and Anil Kilor held that the petitioner, Rohit Nalawade, who was booked under IPC Section 306 (abetment of suicide), had merely been discharging his official duty in trying to recover the dues from the borrower, Pramod Chouhan.
Court allows Goswami to amend petition in abetment to suicide case
Goswami has approached the court seeking to restrain the local police from...
Prima facie offence of abetment to suicide not established against Arnab Goswami, others: SC
A bench of justices DY Chandrachud and Indira Ba...
SC extends Arnab Goswami's interim bail, says judiciary should ensure criminal law is not weapon for selective harassment
The bench also said the Supreme Court, high courts and lower courts must be alive to the misuse of criminal law by the state machinery. They should ensure criminal law does not become a weapon for the selective harassment of citizens, it said.
Supreme Court to pronounce reasons for interim bail granted to Arnab Goswami in abetment to suicide case
On November 11, the top court had granted interim bail to Goswami saying it will be 'travesty of justice' if personal liberty is curtailed.
Cop 'assault': Arnab Goswami's pre-arrest bail plea adjourned to November 23
Last week, an FIR was registered against Arnab Goswami, his wife Samyabrata Ray Goswami and his son at N M Joshi Marg police station in central Mumbai for allegedly assaulting a woman police officer when a police team went to his house to arrest him on November 4.
Supreme Court grants interim bail to Arnab Goswami in 2018 abetment to suicide case
The top court directed that Arnab Goswami and other accused shall not tamper with evidence and cooperate in the probe in the case. Goswami, Editor-in-Chief of Republic TV, had challenged the Bombay High Court's November 9 order refusing to grant him and two others interim bail in the case and asking them to move the trial court for relief.
Republic TV's Arnab Goswami moves Supreme Court for bail in abetment to suicide case
Goswami and the two others were arrested by Alibaug police in Maharashtra's Raigad district on Nov 4 in connection with the suicide of architect-interior designer Anvay Naik and his mother in 2018 over alleged non-payment of dues by companies of the accused.
Bombay High Court refuses interim bail to Arnab Goswami in abetment to suicide case
The division bench of Justice SS Shinde and MS Karni, while rejecting the plea for the urgent interim bail application observed that the petitioners have other remedies under Section 439 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) to approach the sessions court and hence court has rejected this application.
View: Time to rethink criminalisation of suicide
"In sum, suicide is not a crime, and you cannot be driven to it. The Supreme Court needs to proclaim that the notion of driving people to suicide is medically and logically ill-founded, and anyway must not be confused with abetment."
No bail yet for Arnab Goswami, hearing in High Court to continue tomorrow
Goswami was arrested from his residence in Mumbai on Wednesday and taken to Alibaug, where a case has been registered against him for alleged abetment of suicide of architect Anvay Naik and his mother over non-payment of dues by Goswami's firm.
HC refuses to grant interim relief to Arnab Goswami in suicide abetment case
Goswami was arrested on Wednesday from his residence at Lower Parel in Mumbai for allegedly abetting the suicide of interior designer Anvay Naik, and was taken to the Alibaug police station in neighbouring Raigad district.
Republic TV's Arnab Goswami remanded in judicial custody till November 18
The chief judicial magistrate (CJM) court in Alibaug ,after hearing both sides for nearly six hours, ruled late in the night that Goswami and two others in the case be sent to 14 days in judicial custody.
Arnab Goswami spends night at school designated jail's COVID-19 centre
Goswami and the two others were booked under section 306 (abetment of suicide) and 34 (common intention) of the IPC in connection with the suicide of architect-interior designer Anvay Naik and Naik's mother over alleged non-payment of dues by Republic TV.
Republic TV's Arnab Goswami arrested in two-year-old abetment to suicide case
In 2018, an architect and his mother committed suicide allegedly over non-payment of dues by Goswamis Republic TV. In May this year, Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh had announced that a re-investigation has been ordered on a fresh complaint by the family.