One more Kerala church priest held in sexual abuse case

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Christian man in Kerala wants to die a Muslim, High Court asks the …

The Kerala High Court in a judgement dated 26 June has directed the state government to frame rules under section 4 of the Muslim Personal Law(Shariat) Application Act 1937 so that the petitioner can be governed by the Shariat law, Live Law has reported. As per the report, the petitioner Abu Thalib was born a Christian [...]

English Teachers at Schools: HC Seeks Govt’s Views

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Convent, not being a separate Entity, not eligible for S. 12A Registration: Kerala HC [Read Judgment]

A division bench of the Kerala High Court, in Sacred Heart Convent v. CIT, held that a convent is not eligible for taking registration under Section 12A of the Income Tax Act, 1961 as it is not a separate legal entity. The assessee is a Convent, under the Generalate of the Sacred Heart Congregation of [...]

Kerala High Court rejects anticipatory bail pleas of three priests in sexual assault

KOCHI: The Kerala High Court today dismissed the anticipatory bail applications of three priests of Malankara Syrian Orthodox Church accused of sexually assaulting a woman. The priests, Abraham Varghese alias Sony varghese, Job Mathew and Jaise K George, had approached the court soon after the Crime Branch wing of Kerala Police slapped rape charges against four [...]

Kerala High Court seeks govt reply on special court proposal

KOCHI: The High Court on Wednesday asked the state government whether there was a proposal to constitute a special court to conduct the trial in last year’s actor abduction and sexual assault case. The matter came up when the petition filed by the actor, who is the victim in the case, sought a directive to [...]

Kerala church sex scandal: High Court negates anticipatory bail plea of three priests

Kochi, July 11 (UNI) The Kerala High Court on Wednesday dismissed anticipatory bail petitions filed by three priests, who have been booked by the police in connection with the alleged charges of exploiting a married woman by blackmailing her to reveal her confession secrets. The HC observed that their arrests could not be stopped as [...]

Kerala church sex scandal: Priests denied anticipatory bail by Kerala high court

KOCHI: The Kerala high court on Wednesday declined anticipatory bail to three priests of Malankara Syrian Orthodox Church who are accused of sexually abusing a 34-year-old married woman. One of the priests is accused of raping her by misusing confessional statement. Declining bail to the accused priests, justice Raja Vijayaraghavan V said in the order [...]

Kerala High Court rejects pre-arrest bail pleas of 3 priests accused of rape – Mid

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Kerala Malankara Orthodox church rape case: High Court rejects bail plea of 3 priests

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala High Court on Wednesday rejected the anticipatory bail plea of three Orthodox priests who were charged of sexual assault and rape. The court observed that there is prima facie evidence against the priests and hence the investigation team should continue the probe. The Kerala Malankara Orthodox church rape case came to light after [...]

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