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Justice for Ruchika

Rathore bail plea rejected, HC sets Monday date

The Punjab and Haryana High Court declined to grant a stay on the arrest of former Haryana DGP S P S Rathore this afternoon, minutes after a Panchkula court turned down his plea for anticipatory bail....


Rathore was booked under non bailable charges like attempt to murder, criminal intimidation, forging evidence,...
Ruchika case: Court rejects Rathore's bail plea

Friday , 8 January '10

A Panchkula sessions court in Haryana dismissed the anticipatory bail plea of former police DGP SPS Rathore.
DGP SPS Rathore with his wife advocate Abha Rathore coming out of special CBI court.
Biased Sacred Heart sacked Ruchika: Inquiry report

Friday , 8 January '10

The magisterial Inquiry into Ruchika's expulsion from her school has found that she was thrown out in a 'selective, arbitrary, biased and unwarranted manner'.
Biased Sacred Heart sacked Ruchika, strip principal of award: Inquiry report

Friday , 8 January '10

Ruchika Girhotra was thrown out in a “selective, arbitrary, biased and unwarranted manner” by Sacred Heart School “under outside compelling
‘Arbitrary, harsh, malafide... school acted under pressure’

Friday , 8 January '10

Sacred Heart School “selectively applied regulations pertaining to fee-collection” in the case of Ruchika Girhotra, the Inquiry by the Union Territory Administration has found.
Court to decide on Rathore's bail plea today

Friday , 8 January '10

A local court on Friday will decide on the anticipatory bail application filed by former Haryana DGP S P S Rathore in the Ruchika case.
HC plans guidelines on cases of child molestation, tainted cops

Friday , 8 January '10

To make sure that no more Ruchikas are molested and their families made to suffer for decades, the Punjab and Haryana High Court...
The probe was to ascertain the causes which led to the alleged expulsion of Ruchika from her school.
Haryana SDM submits report on Ruchika's expulsion

Thursday , 7 January '10

SDM Prerna Puri submitted her report of the inquiry into the alleged expulsion of Ruchika Girhotra from the Sacred Heart School in Chandigarh.
No relief for Rathore from court

Thursday , 7 January '10

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday refused to entertain former Haryana Director General of Police S P S Rathore’s plea...
Abetting suicide: allegations not enough, you need to prove instigation, says SC

Wednesday , 6 January '10

A conviction for abetment to suicide is possible only if the accused actually made a positive move to push the victim to take his...
Rathore charged with abetment to suicide

Wednesday , 6 January '10

In a fresh FIR registered on Tuesday, the Haryana Police has charged former DGP S P S Rathore, accused in the Ruchika Girhotra...
Experts question new FIR

Wednesday , 6 January '10

Even as the Haryana Police on Tuesday slapped abetment to suicide charge on former DGP S P S Rathore, legal experts as...
Catholic groups regret Ruchika’s expulsion

Wednesday , 6 January '10

While the Shimla-Chandigarh Diocese may be backing Sacred Heart School amidst controversy over the alleged expulsion of Ruchika Girhotra...
Ruchika's father welcomes fresh charge against Rathore

Tuesday , 5 January '10

The father of Ruchika welcomed the slapping of fresh abetment to suicide charge on former Haryana DGP S P S Rathore as a 'step in the right direction' and thanked Home Minister P Chidambaram.
Fresh setback for Haryana ex-DGP
Rathore will lose medal, so will other convicted officers

Tuesday , 5 January '10

The central government today recommended the withdrawal of former Haryana DGP S P S Rathore’s police medal, and decided to strip decorations...
School defends Ruchika’s expulsion

Tuesday , 5 January '10

Even as it is being cornered by the Chandigarh Administration for its role in driving Ruchika to suicide, the management of...
School shut its gates on Ruchika for “failing to deposit fees on time”.
Probe finds ‘ample evidence’ to prove school expelled Ruchika

Monday , 4 January '10

A day after the much awaited questioning of the principal of Sacred Heart School, Sister S Sebastina, was completed...
Assets case to Ruchika, Chautala under fire

Monday , 4 January '10

Be it disproportionate assets case, teachers’ recruitment scam, Haryana Public Service Commission scam, shielding of S P S Rathore...
Witch-hunt began after his wife filed complaint

Sunday , 3 January '10

Till 1990, Anand Prakash, a chief engineer with the Haryana Agricultural Marketing Board, had a spotless record....
SDM visits school, seeks Ruchika expulsion papers

Sunday , 3 January '10

The Haryana government on Saturday spoke to the principal of the school which expelled Ruchika Girhotra even as Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda hinted that the case relating to her molestation and suicide might be handed over to CBI....