The FIR was lodged in opposition to dozens of legal professionals on April 10, a day after members of Bar Affiliation, Kathua, (BAK) staged a protest and tried to impede the police from submitting the cost sheet within the court docket of chief judicial Justice of the Peace, Kathua, in opposition to seven of the eight accused arrested in reference to the rape and homicide case.
Throughout investigation, the function of eight legal professionals has come to the fore and accordingly their names had been included within the FIR, the official mentioned including the investigation was nonetheless ongoing and inclusion of extra names can’t be dominated out.
The trial within the case, which began on Monday, is predicted to go easily after the Jammu and Kathua Bar associations obtained a rap on the knuckles by the Supreme Court docket on April 13 as the highest court docket took a powerful be aware of some legal professionals obstructing the judicial course of within the case.
The Supreme Court docket initiated a case by itself file saying such obstacle impacts the dispensation of justice and would quantity to obstruction of entry to justice .
On April 14, the Bar Affiliation, Kathua, claimed that they by no means obstructed the crime department from submitting the cost sheet in opposition to the accused. It additionally withdrew its provide to contest the case of the accused freed from price.