Rajasthan HC slaps Rs 10 lakh penalty on ICICI Lombard for abusing legal process by impleading Judges

Meera Emmanuel October 25 2018

The Rajasthan High Court recently hauled up ICICI Lombard Insurance (ICICI) for impleading several judges of District Judges Cadre as parties to a petition initiated by them, in an apparent attempt to influence compensation cases pending before the judges.

In a writ petition filed before Rajasthan High Court, ICICI had impleaded Compensation Commissioners posted in Rajasthan at various districts. The Court was informed that the Compensation Commissioners so impleaded even included a judge who had been elevated as a High Court judge. Further, it was submitted that such impleadment . . .

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