Delhi Gang Rape Update Supreme Court dismisses Transfer Petition

Bar & Bench January 29 2013
Nirbhaya

The Supreme Court today dismissed the Transfer Petition (Petition) seeking transfer of the trial of Delhi gang rape from New Delhi to any other State. The Petition had been filed by Advocate M. L. Sharma on behalf of the accused Mukesh claiming that due to the public uproar and the media hype surrounding the incident, there was great public pressure on the police and even the judicial officers to punish the accused.

The Supreme Court today dismissed the Transfer Petition (Petition) seeking transfer of the trial of Delhi gang rape from New Delhi to any other State. The Petition had . . .

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