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Justice for Ruchika

Haryana govt speaks to Ruchika's school principal

Haryana government spoke to the principal of the school which expelled teenager Ruchika Girhotra molested by a former top police officer S P S Rathore.


Rathore’s wife Abha at Court
Fresh charges have no evidence, says Rathore, gets interim bail

Saturday , 2 January '10

The Sessions Court today granted interim anticipatory bail until January 7 to ex-Haryana DGP SPS Rathore in two fresh cases registered against him by Ruchika’s father and brother....
Sentence given to Rathore inadequate: AG

Saturday , 2 January '10

The Advocate General of the Haryana Government has held the sentence of six-month jail for former DGP S P S Rathore in Ruchika molestation case....
School says didn’t expel, family stopped paying fees

Saturday , 2 January '10

The Sacred Heart School in Chandigarh on Tuesday denied expelling its student Ruchika Girhotra in 1990....
A Panchkula sessions court adjourned Rathore's anticipatory bail in Ruchika molestation case.
Ruchika case: Rathore gets interim bail till Jan 7

Friday , 1 January '10

Former Haryana DGP SPS Rathore was granted interim bail by a sessions court hearing the Ruchika case.
CBI will ask for longer jail term for Rathore

Friday , 1 January '10

The CBI today decided to file an appeal for the enhancement of jail term for convicted ex-Haryana DGP S P S Rathore in the Ruchika molestation case....
Chandigarh admin visits Ruchika’s school for probe

Thursday , 31 December '09

The Chandigarh Administration held an inquiry into the expulsion of Ruchika Girhotra from the Sacred Heart School.
7-member SIT to probe fresh FIRs against Rathore

Wednesday , 30 December '09

Haryana Police set up a 7-member SIT for the two fresh cases registered on the basis of complaints of molestation victim Ruchika Girhotra’s father and brother against former DGP S PS Rathore.
'The day you satisfy me that you have the constitutional power to question me I will reply.'
Police collecting evidence on fresh FIRs against Rathore

Wednesday , 30 December '09

Panchkula Police said that any further action in the Ruchika molestation case will be taken only after completion of a detailed investigation.
SPS Rathore was found guilty of molesting 14-year-old Ruchika, who later committed suicide.
Ruchika case: Rathore faces imminent arrest

Wednesday , 30 December '09

SPS Rathore moved an anticipatory bail plea before the sessions court, which did not grant him any immediate relief.
Govt mulling appeal for enhancing punishment for former Haryana DGP Rathore in Ruchika case.
Govt mulling appeal or fresh charges against Rathore

Tuesday , 29 December '09

The government said it was contemplating whether to appeal for enhancing punishment for former Haryana DGP S P S Rathore in Ruchika molestation case.
Ruchika family lawyer to meet the Home Minister

Tuesday , 29 December '09

The lawyer of the family of molestation victim Ruchika Girhotra has been called by the Union Home Ministry on Wednesday for consultations.
CBI will go in for a review of the entire case including enhancement of punishment for SPS Rathore.
CBI to review all aspects of Ruchika case, to appeal soon

Tuesday , 29 December '09

CBI said that it will go in for a review of the entire case including enhancement of punishment for former Haryana police chief S P S Rathore.
Tuesday marks the 16th death anniversary of Ruchika Girhotra, who committed suicide on Dec 29 in 1993.
Ruchika remembered on her 16th death anniversary

Tuesday , 29 December '09

Sixteen years after molestation victim Ruchika Girhotra died after consuming poison, her friends and family members on Tuesday took out a march here and lit a lamp outside the house where the teenager once lived.
Ruchika: PIL for life term, action against ‘abettors’

Tuesday , 29 December '09

A local NGO has filed a public interest litigation (PIL) in the Punjab and Haryana High Court demanding trial of S P S Rathore...
Haryana government, CBI can demand re-opening of Ruchika case, say experts

Tuesday , 29 December '09

Not only Ruchika’s family, but the state of Haryana can also demand re-opening of the case for addition of abetment to suicide charges against S P S Rathore, former director general of police who has been held guilty of molesting Ruchika, opine legal experts.
A candle light procession at Sector-17 Plaza on Monday.
Don’t trivialise the matter: Aradhana to M S Bitta’s bravery award offer

Tuesday , 29 December '09

In a clear message to those trying to seek mileage out of the Ruchika molestation case, Aradhana, the main witness, declined to accept a bravery award from M S Bitta, chairman of the All-India Anti-Terrorist Front.
Award Rathore death penalty, says PIL

Tuesday , 29 December '09

A local NGO has filed a public interest litigation in the Punjab and Haryana High Court demanding that former Haryana DGP S P S Rathore...
CBI took 7 years to examine 16 witnesses

Monday , 28 December '09

If S P S Rathore, the former director general of Haryana Police, managed to delay the Ruchika molestation case for nearly two decades by taking petty grounds as reason for adjourning or transfer of trial from one court to the other, the Central Bureau of Investigation did its bit too.
Sacred Heart School had claimed that Ruchika was removed on grounds of not paying the school fees in time.
PIL filed against Ruchika's school

Monday , 28 December '09

A senior advocate from Punjab and Haryana HC filed a public interest litigation against Ruchika Girhotra's school for expelling her.