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Orissa High Court Bar Association
Orissa High Court Bar Association Opposes Price Hike Of Advocate Welfare Stamp

The price of advocate welfare stamp has reportedly been increased more than six fold from Rs 15 to Rs 100

Bar Council of India Directs Odisha Lawyers To Withdraw Agitation

New Delhi: Taking a strong note of disruption in judicial work due to strikes by lawyers of Odisha, the Bar Council of India (BCI) through a resolution today, directed the lawyers of Odisha to end their agitation. BCI sent notices to the Presidents and Secretaries of no less than 68 bar associations in Odisha including […]

SC Takes Tough Stand Against Odisha Lawyers Over Working Days Lost In Strikes

New Delhi: Taking a stern stand against the ongoing lawyers’ agitation in Odisha, the apex court today asked the Chairman of the Orissa State Bar Council and the president of the Orissa High Court Bar Association to appear in person before it proceeds to takes action. The Supreme Court said, “A decision of collegium clearing […]

New Advocate General of Odisha Ashok Parija assumes charge

Bhubaneswar: Two days after appointment by the State government, Ashok Parija, on Wednesday, took charge as the new Advocate General of Odisha. He replaced senior advocate Surya Prasad Mishra. Born in 1961, Parija was enrolled as an advocate in the Bar Council of Odisha at the age of 23. He was a member of the […]

Orissa HC Bar to boycott court of 3 judges till June 26

Cuttack: Intensifying its ongoing agitation against the elevation of lawyers, who are not regular practitioners of the High Court, the Orissa High Court Bar Association today decided to boycott the courts of Collegium-member judges. The association has announced to refrain from attending the courts of Collegium-member judges constituting Chief Justice of Orissa and two senior […]

HC Bar dismisses 3 lawyers including 2 from BJD legal front for 'sabotaging' agitation

Cuttack: Alleging that there was a deliberate attempt to derail the lawyers’ agitation, Orissa High Court Bar Association on Friday dismissed three lawyers including two office bearers of the ruling-BJD’s legal front. Besides, a show-cause notice has also been issued to Odisha Bar Council chairperson, Tahali Mohanty, informed Orissa High Court Bar Association secretary, Satyabrat […]

Orissa HC Bar Association to take 'final decision' on lawyer agitation

Cuttack: Amid the ongoing cease-work agitation of lawyers, the bar associations across the State today said that they will unanimously accept Orissa High Court Bar Association’s decision regarding the protests. At the joint meeting of all district bar associations held today, a unanimous resolution was passed to continue the cease-work agitation till arrests are made […]

Orissa High Court lawyers to continue cease-work till October 30

Cuttack: The on-going standoff between lawyers and police is yet to ease as the agitating lawyers’ under the aegis of Orissa High Court Bar Association on Friday decided to continue their cease-work till October 30. A decision to continue the strike was taken at the general body meeting, informed High Court Bar Association general secretary, […]

Police-lawyer spat: Balasore bar association extends support to HC lawyers' stir

Balasore: The Balasore Bar Association has extended its support towards the Orissa High Court Bar Association who has been on a cease work strike since August 29 protesting the assault on a lawyer by police personnel in Cuttack. Following the cease-work strike by the Balasore Bar Association as part of the support to the HC […]

Orissa High Court lawyers to continue cease-work agitation

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court lawyers who have been agitating since August 29 demanding arrest of policemen who allegedly assaulted one of the colleagues, today said that they will continue their cease-work stir. In a statement issued today, Orissa High Court Bar Association secretary, Satyabrata Mohanty said that the ongoing cease-work by the lawyers would […]

Orissa HC orders Crime Branch probe into police-lawyer brawl

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court today directed for a Crime Branch probe into alleged incident of assault on a lawyer by police personnel in Cuttack that sparked off widespread protests across the State with several bar associations resorting to cease-work. As per the direction, a DSP rank officer of the Crime Branch will investigate the […]

Agitation of Orissa High Court lawyers intensifies

Cuttack: The agitation by Orissa High Court lawyers demanding recruitment of judges in vacant posts intensified after members of the Orissa High Court Bar Association launched a relay hunger strike today. As a result of the strike, the court was not able to receive any new cases and processing of old case files was also […]

‘Molestation’ of lady cop: HC Bar Assn resorts to cease work

Cuttack: Members of Orissa High Court Bar Association on Monday resorted to cease work after the lawyers’ body could not decide on the next course of action over the levelling of molestation charges of a lady Inspector on two lawyers of the court. Launching the cease work the lawyers said that the agitation would continue […]

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Molestation of lady Inspector: CCTV footage to be sent for forensic test

Cuttack: Close on the heels of the alleged molestation of a lady Inspector of the Odisha Crime Branch by two public prosecutors inside the lift of the Orissa High Court building on February 7, the Commissionerate Police today said it would send the CCTV footage of the incident for forensic test. Meanwhile, Lalbag Police has […]

Puri Murder- SP Sarthak Sarangi
Property-related dispute behind Puri lawyer murder: Police

Puri: After arresting three accused in connection with the brutal murder of lodge owner and lawyer Chandan Behera, police said that dispute pertaining to land was the motive behind the crime. However, the mastermind Narendra Das aka Litu is yet to be apprehended by the police. According to sources, police have seized two billhooks, one […]