Aryan Khan Drug Case: SC gives nod to take KP Gosavi’s statement in Extortion allegations

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) deputy director general (northern region) Gyaneshwar Singh, who is leading a departmental vigilance probe into the extortion allegations against NCB Mumbai zonal director Sameer Wankhede, and four other officers, said on Friday that the team has sought the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) court’s permission to record the statement … Read more

Aryan Khan case: The Media on Trial

By Sanjay Raman Sinha  The overdrive witnessed during the Aryan Khan drug trial case has once again underlined the no-holds-barred media coverage of celebrity cases. As vigilante media pushed the envelope, trial by media started unfolding. Whether it was the interview of accused (Prabhakar Sail) or presentation of evidence (WhatsApp chats and video clips) prior … Read more

Aryan Khan Drug Case: SRK made notes to help Legal Team, teared with joy post HC Order, reveals Lawyer Mukul Rohatgi

Driven to drinking “coffee after coffee”, a desperately worried Shah Rukh Khan gave notes and suggestions to the legal team working for his son Aryan Khan’s bail, high-profile lawyer Mukul Rohatgi shared on Thursday, calling him “savvy and hands-on”. After Aryan Khan was granted bail by the Bombay High Court, Shah Rukh Khan responded with “tears of joy”. Aryan … Read more

Aryan Khan Drug Case: Juhi Chawla signs Bail Bond of ₹1 lakh, Lawyer completes formalities

Actor Juhi Chawla, Shah Rukh Khan’s co-star in many movies, played an important part today in helping with his son Aryan Khan’s release from jail. She stood surety for Aryan Khan, who was asked to pay a bail bond of ₹ 1 lakh. That was crucial for the court to send release paperwork to Mumbai’s Arthur Road … Read more

Cruise Drug Case: Bombay HC grants bail to Aryan Khan and two others

On Thursday, Bombay High Court granted bail to Aryan Khan in cruise drugs case after heraing the bail plea for two days continuously. His Lawyer, Senior Advocate Mukul Rohatgi told that Aryan Khan, Arbaaz and Munmun will walk out tomorrow (or Saturday) from prison, after bail order is released. Court will release the detailed bail order … Read more

Bar questions HC Judge: Why giving priority to Aryan Khan’s Bail when scores in Jails are waiting to be heard

Two advocates have raised grievance that the bail plea of Aryan Khan, an accused in the NCB’s drugs-on-cruise case and son of superstar Shah Rukh Khan, was being given preference over several other cases pending for months before the Bombay High Court. The advocates Subhash Jha and Amrish Mishra raised the grievance orally and claimed … Read more

Govt considering decriminalisation of NDPS Act provision for possession of small quantity of Drug for personal use

The Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry has recommended decriminalising possession of small quantities of drugs for personal consumption in its review of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act submitted to the Revenue Department. Currently, there is no provision for relief or exemption under the NDPS Act and it only gives addicts immunity from … Read more

Aryan Khan Drug Case: Consider reformation when accused is young, Lawyers cites HC Judgement

Reformation is to be considered when a drug-accused is young and lacking antecedents in any drug offences, the Bombay High Court recently observed while granting bail to a duo arrested in June following a police raid on a private bungalow in Igatpuri. It was this judgment that Aryan Khan’s lead counsel, Amit Desai, and Satish … Read more

Aryan Khan Drug Case: Bombay HC to hear bail plea on 26th Oct

The Bombay High Court will hear the bail plea of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan on Tuesday, October 26. As per the latest reports, Aryan’s lawyer Satish Maneshinde requested in the court that the bail plea which was rejected by the special NDPS court on October 20, be heard on Friday (October … Read more

Aryan Khan challenges NDPS judge order against his bail plea in Bombay High Court

Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan, who was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on October 3 in connection with sale and consumption of banned drugs, on Wednesday moved the Bombay High Court, challenging the special NDPS court order, rejecting his bail application. While Aryan’s plea could not be mentioned before the … Read more