Amaravati Land Scam Case: Andhra Govt’s Plea Against HC Order Staying SIT Probe- Live Updates From Supreme Court

first_imgTop StoriesAmaravati Land Scam Case: Andhra Govt’s Plea Against HC Order Staying SIT Probe- Live Updates From Supreme Court LIVELAW NEWS NETWORK24 Nov 2020 10:55 PMShare This – x…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginLive Updates 25 Nov 2020 12:00 AMNOTE : The SC has not interfered with the HC order staying the investigation into the Amaravati land scam FIR. 24 Nov 2020 11:54 PMSupreme Court list the matter for hearing in January. The SC requests the High Court not to decide the writ petition in the meanwhile. The parties directed to file counter affidavits in the meantime.24 Nov 2020 11:52 PMBREAKING : Supreme Court stays the Andhra Pradesh High Court’s media gag order on reporting or social media comments on the contents of the Amaravati land scam FIR.24 Nov 2020 11:51 PMThe bench is now dictating the order. 24 Nov 2020 11:51 PMDhavan refers to Sahara judgment and says – Media coverage of investigation cannot be stopped, it can be postponed as per this judgment.24 Nov 2020 11:51 PMDhavan : The police had not even commenced investigation. It is only in extraordinary circumstances that investigation can be stayed.24 Nov 2020 11:51 PMDhavan : The writ petition was filed in anticipation of the FIR. It is they who moved the court prematurely. And they are complaining that the FIR was filed on the day of filing of writ petition. 24 Nov 2020 11:51 PMDhavan refers to precedents to state that issue of malafide loses relevance if the complaint has substance.24 Nov 2020 11:50 PMDhavan : Such orders (HC order) cannot be passed. 24 Nov 2020 11:50 PMDhavan : Is there an offence? The materials disclose offence. Was it a knee jerk reaction? No. CBI inquiry was also sought. >Load MoreSubscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. All payment options available.loading….Next Storylast_img read more