The petition is about to be rejected as a result of the Supreme Court has already rejected the petition looking for this demand.
new Delhi: A number of hours earlier than Nirbhaya's convicts have been hanged, their lawyer AP Singh demanded a keep of the demise warrant issued by the trial court docket within the Delhi High Court. But after listening to for greater than two hours, the court docket rejected this petition. This listening to was held within the Bench of Justice Manmohan and Justice Sanjeev within the Delhi High Court. During the controversy, the counsel for the culprits made varied excuses to cease the hanging. But the High Court dismissed the petition saying, 'You can’t be allowed to play with the system'. <! –
During the listening to, the counsel for the convicts mentioned that the hanging ought to be postponed until the settlement of the petition.
Lawyer AP Singh mentioned that underneath the 432/433 CRPC of the convict is pending with the Lieutenant Governor and the CM, there’s a request that the hanging ought to be prevented until the settlement of those petitions. Lawyer AP Singh mentioned that Pawan was attacked in jail. 14 stitches ought to be accomplished earlier than the execution of the assault on Pawan. On this, the court docket mentioned that what authorized argument do you need to give at this stage? You had additionally saved listening to within the Akshay case within the Supreme Court today that your complete system, your complete equipment is working underneath strain in opposition to the culprits.
During the listening to, the counsel for the convict AP Singh said- the accused Pawan was a minor on the time of the incident.
AP Singh first began pleading for convict Pawan. He once more raised the difficulty of the age of the convict and mentioned that he was a minor on the time of the crime. The lawyer talked about the certificates of admission of the convict. The lawyer, who argued within the healing petition, repeated the identical argument. At the identical time, the court docket raised objections and mentioned that you’re repeatedly giving the identical arguments which have been rejected at each stage, in each court docket and mercy petition has additionally been rejected with the President. The court docket mentioned that the difficulty is barely to dismiss the mercy petition by the President. Solicitor General Tushar Mehta additionally objected to elevating these arguments of the lawyer on this stage.
Hearing began in Supreme Court
Hearing is occurring within the Supreme Court to cease the hanging of the culprits. Justice R Bhanumathi, Justice Ashok Bhushan, Justice AS Bopanna are listening to within the bench. The convicts AP Singh and Solicitor General Tushar Mehta have reached the court docket room.
Judge reaches Supreme Court
The choose has reached the Supreme Court for listening to within the Nirbhaya case. Hearing will begin shortly.
SC listening to may be held at 2.30 pm
Counsel for the convicts within the Nirbhaya case petitioned the registrar of SC. Now the listening to may be held within the Supreme Court at 2.30 pm. There will likely be a listening to in Court No. 5 of the Supreme Court. Nirbhaya's dad and mom are current within the court docket.
Lawyers for the convicts reached the Supreme Court registrar's home
Advocates of the convict AP Singh reached the registrar of the Supreme Court at 1.25 pm. He is making ready to file a petition in SC. Counsel for the convict AP Singh mentioned, 'We are demanding a right away listening to and keep on the demise warrant. We are submitting a petition within the Supreme Court. The court docket is open and dealing.
Nirbhaya's mom said- new lawyer wasted time in High Court
Nirbhaya's mom mentioned that the brand new lawyer wasted time within the High Court. Today it’s hanging however I’m going spherical in HC and SC. This is a failure of the system, the system must be modified.
Nirbhaya case: Supreme Court listening to may be held at three pm
The plea of the convicts has been dismissed within the Delhi High Court. Now the responsible will go to the Supreme Court late at night time. Counsel for the convict AP Singh mentioned that SC will go after getting a duplicate of the judgment from the Hoi court docket. At the identical time, Nirbhaya's mom has mentioned that the plea of the convicts will even be rejected within the Supreme Court and the culprits will likely be hanged. A listening to may be held on this matter at three pm within the Supreme Court.
The 4 convicts are poor and disadvantaged, so there is no such thing as a justice – the convicts of the responsible
In the Nirbhaya case, the counsel for the accused AP Singh mentioned that your complete system and the federal government are in opposition to us. The system has made the case a status subject. The 4 responsible are poor and disadvantaged, due to this fact justice isn’t accessible.
Nirbhaya convicts won’t be hanged, Delhi High Court dismisses plea
The Delhi High Court dismissed the petitions filed to cease the hanging of the culprits. The court docket turned down the arguments by which it was mentioned that petitions have been filed on this case in lots of courts. The High Court mentioned that no foundation was given within the petition. It was filed with none index, checklist of dates, get together memo and affidavit.
Shams Khwaja, one other lawyer for the convicts, filed a petition within the High Court
Shams Khwaja, one other lawyer for the convicts, filed a petition within the High Court. The lawyer mentioned that the President didn’t correctly think about the mercy petition. The President made public his emotions in sexual harassment circumstances. He had mentioned that the culprits don’t deserve mercy. They have been already biased. How to anticipate the appropriate choice from them. On this, the choose mentioned that why are you giving these arguments now. To be hanged after 6 hours.
On this, the lawyer mentioned that these information had not been saved earlier. The choose mentioned that should you maintain one thing in your again pocket, then it’s your fault. You ought to have already put it earlier than the court docket. If you need to proceed the argument, then we hear it until 5:30 within the morning.
On this, authorities lawyer Rahul Mehra mentioned that there is no such thing as a foundation for this petition. It ought to be discarded.
The court docket rebuked the petition of one other lawyer
Advocate Shams Khwaja mentioned, "In an event, the President of India made public his feelings that there is no mercy for confirmation of death in sexual harassment cases." Even earlier than the primary mercy petition, he was in favor of us. This isn’t the time to debate the benefit of the case, it isn’t the trial stage of the case. The lawyer mentioned that these points haven’t been raised. On this, the court docket informed the lawyer, 'Ask your self this, why did you not increase this level, why did you retain them hidden in your again pocket'.
Counsel for the convicts sought an excuse for Corona
Government lawyer Rahul Mehra mentioned, "He has created a base corona virus in his petition." The choose mentioned, 'You have to be truthful to the court docket. You should be truthful to your shopper. Come up with necessary information. It is 11 o'clock This isn’t going to favor your shopper. Do some justice to your shopper. Keep some extent. AP Singh mentioned, 'I’m hopeless due to Corona virus. I’m not getting any facility. Give me one other 1-2 days. The choose mentioned, 'You can’t be allowed to play with the system.'
Case pending in ICJ
AP Singh mentioned, 'The petition of Akshay's spouse is pending within the ICJ.' Justice Manmohan mentioned, 'He has no which means.'
Attack was achieved in jail
AP Singh mentioned, 'Pawan Gupta's Karkardooma court docket has filed a petition for beating the policemen in Mandoli jail. The court docket has requested for ATR. He has 14 stitches on his physique. Okay, he’s a hanged individual, however on this case he’s struggling. It can be unfair, if hanged with out justice on this case, let him determine the police personnel.
AP Singh cited Tihar Jail officer Sunil Gupta's ebook Black Warrant. On this, Justice Manmohan mentioned, 'Try to know. The time to your shopper to method God is close to. Do not waste our time You can not cite the ebook right here.
Photocopy machine store was closed resulting from Corona
AP Singh mentioned, "The documents related to the petition could not be placed because the photocopy machine shop in the court was closed due to the panic of Corona virus." On this, Justice Manmohan mentioned, 'Do not give such absurd arguments. The arguments you might be giving about your lack should not acceptable. Today you could have filed a petition in three courts. We are listening to you at 10 o'clock.
Case is pending in NCHRC
AP Singh mentioned, 'Under the media trial and their strain, the culprits didn’t get a good probability to defend. A petition is pending within the NHRC, with a President, a divorce petition pending in Bihar. A petition is pending within the High Court. A petition is pending within the Election Commission. How can we be hanged in such a scenario? ' On this, Justice Manmohan mentioned, "We had clearly stated in our earlier order that if there is any dilemma regarding the order of the trial court, then you can go directly to the High Court."
Government lawyer Rahul Mehra mentioned, 'In the Nirbhaya case, a case of looting was additionally registered earlier than the culprits. This incident occurred in the identical bus.
Government lawyer mentioned they’re losing the court docket's time
AP Singh mentioned, "We are challenging the order of the Patiala House Court under which my client Pawan, Vinay and Akshay were refused to stay the execution." Government lawyer Rahul Mehra mentioned, 'There is not any memo of get together right here. It is barely speaking concerning the wind. We have no idea whether or not the opposite petitioner has? They ought to have gone to the Supreme Court. Why did he come right here? He didn’t take any authorized treatments for 2 and a half years and is now losing the time of High Court at night time. This petition is incomplete. It shouldn’t be heard.
The choose requested AP Singh, 'Have you taken permission to file this petition? What type of petition is that this? There is neither the checklist of updates nor any memo, nor the small print of the paperwork connected. Have you obtained permission to file this petition? '
Earlier today, the supreme court docket rejected the healing petition of Pawan, convicted within the Nirbhaya case. Pawan filed one other healing petition within the Supreme Court on Tuesday, stating that he was a minor on the time of the incident, so his demise sentence ought to be dismissed.
Pawan had filed this petition within the Supreme Court in opposition to his choice to dismiss the assessment petition. This healing petition was set to be dismissed, as a result of the Supreme Court has already rejected Pawan's plea to be a minor. This petition was heard by the judges of their chamber by which no lawyer from any facet is current for cross-examination. The choose, within the context of his previous judgment, sees that the convict has not introduced any necessary authorized side which has not been positioned earlier than the judges within the court docket. In this case, all of the accused have saved their pleas within the court docket many occasions, which the court docket has rejected.
The trial court docket has issued a demise warrant at 5:30 am on March 20 to hold the 4 convicts.