Kejriwal v. Jaitley to continue in trial court as Ram Jethmalani appears for Delhi CM

The Apex Court today refused to grant any relief to the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in the defamation proceedings pending against him in the Patiala House trial court.

The case was an appeal against a Delhi High Court order, which had refused to stay the criminal defamation proceedings filed against Kejriwal by the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

A Bench of Justices Pinaki Chandra Ghose and UU Lalit, before whom the matter was placed today, refused . . .