Category: Binayak Sen

  • Dr. Ilina Sen Booked by Anti terrorism Squad

    In a move that reeks of police-harassment, Dr. Ilna sen (Dr. Binayak Sen’s Wife) was booked by the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism squad under Foreigners Act, 1946. The Case was registered in wardha. Earlier this week some delegates to XIII IAWS National Conference on Women’s Studies protested against the Life imprisonment given to Dr. Binayak. The police […]

  • Update on Binayak sen bail hearing 25th jan

    Dear friends I have been informed by Kavita Srivastava from Bilaspur High Court that in the appeal against conviction, the lawyers for Dr. Binayak Sen and Piyush Guha have concluded their arguments on bail. The High Court has now posted the matter for 9th February when the State counsel will reply to their arguments. One […]

  • The Art and Craft of insinuation- A reply to Swapan Das Gupta by Imrana Qadeer

    The day the eminent lawyer Soli Sorabji told the listeners of a TV programme in no uncertain terms that the interpretation of the term sedition in the case of Binayak Sen belonged to a bygone era and is no more legally valid, there were others who were trying to preach otherwise. One of these assertive […]

  • The Binayak Sen Digest -1

    Below are some of the best writing on the web on the Binayak sen judgement, for and against. Text in Bold isĀ  for emphasis. The case of the good Doctor By Rakesh Shukla: an advocate at the Supreme Court of India. A look at the trial court judgment convicting Dr Binayak Sen illustrates the hazards […]