Legal awareness gains speed with bike rally

Imphal, November 09 2017: High Court of Manipur Acting Chief Justice N Kotiswar and Justice Kh Kobin flagged off a motor bike rally themed ‘Connecting to drive” from Khwairamband Keithel to Churachandpur, to spread legal awareness and message of National Legal Service Day, today morning. N Kotiswar along with Kh Kobin and Judges of Subordinate […]

Government giving priority to judicial system: CM

Imphal, September 15 2017: The new Government is working tirelessly towards building human relationship in bringing emotional integration of all communities and deliver good governance with human touch in the State, maintained Chief Minister N Biren Singh . He was gracing the 66th Foundation Day celebration of All Manipur Bar Association (AMBA) held at Lamphel […]

Woman fined Rs 1 lakh for false claim of rape

Imphal, August 31 2017: Nearly 40 days after the start of the functioning of Additional Session Judge Fast Track Court (Crime Against Women), the Court announced a landmark judgement today and imposed a fine of Rs 1 lakh on the alleged victim of a rape case for misusing the law and initiating false proceedings against […]

Judiciary must strive to win people’s trust, says CM Biren

Imphal, July 16 2017: Chief Ministerhas said that judiciary must strive to win people’s trust to keep democracy vibrant. He was speaking at the inauguration function of a Family Court held at Thoubal District Level Officers’ Complex today. The function was organised by the Law and Legislative Affairs Department . Speaking as chief guest, the Chief […]

Members of HCBA and AMBA stay away as … CM inaugurates FTC for women

Imphal, Jun 27 : Chief Minister N Biren Singh inaugurated the Court of Additional Sessions Judge (Fast Track Court) for crimes against women at Court Complex, Lamphelpat today. A Noutuneshwori Devi, MJS Grade-I, has been appointed as the Judge of the newly established Court. Speaking at the inauguration function which was organised by Law and […]

AMBA rubbishes contention of SC lawyer Utsav Singh Bains

IMPHAL, May 29 : Reacting strongly to the allegations of Supreme Court lawyer Utsav Singh Bains that no lawyer from Manipur is willing to represent the family of Irom Roger in the High Court of Manipur, the All Manipur Bar Association (AMBA) has written to the Chairman of the Bar Council of India, strongly refuting […]

Copies of Advocates (Amendment) Bill burnt

IMPHAL, Apr 21: Extending solidarity to the Nation-wide agitation launched by Bar Council of India for amending proposed Advocates (Amendment) Bill, 2017 of Law Commission of India, lawyers of the State burned copies of the Bill in different Court premises today. Lawyers under Bar Council of Manipur came out of the Court room and burned […]

AMBA protests appointment of AG

IMPHAL, Apr 20 : Members of All Manipur Bar Association (AMBA) staged a sit-in-protest at Cheirap Court complex today against the proposed appointment of Advocate General of Manipur from outside the State. Speaking to media persons, AMBA president H Chandrajit Sharma reminded that Advocate General is a Constitutional post and demanded the authority concerned to […]