Republic TV And Arnab Goswami’s Plea Against Mumbai Police’s FIR In TRP Scam: Live Updates From Bombay High Court

first_imgTop StoriesRepublic TV And Arnab Goswami’s Plea Against Mumbai Police’s FIR In TRP Scam: Live Updates From Bombay High Court Sharmeen Hakim15 March 2021 10:40 PMShare This – x…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginLive Updates 16 March 2021 12:55 AMJ Shinde – We are very happy with the determination of Mr Mundargi. He is one of the counsels who will keep the atmosphere lively in the court.Hearing ends16 March 2021 12:55 AMMundargi- If there is vicarious liability then Pet 1 (channel), if not then Pet 2 (Arnab). But in criminal law, there is no vicarious liability.Justice Shinde said the court will continue tomorrow 11am-1pm on the challenge to the Charge sheet16 March 2021 12:50 AMMundargi – There is no vicarious liability. My petition becomes even stronger if the individual is divorced from the company…J Shinde- He is saying that if the company goes, where is the scam 16 March 2021 12:50 AMJ Pitale – Usually channels are bunched togetherMundargi- Now their allegations is I want to be first in that bunch16 March 2021 12:45 AMSr Adv Mundargi now begins referring to the MumbaiPolice’s reply to the petitionMundargi – They say there is no material to indicate culpability of your channel…the role of the channel is not disclosed by anyone 16 March 2021 12:41 AMHirey – Partho Dasgupta (CEO) had resigned so BARC only got this forensic analysis done.16 March 2021 12:38 AMMundargi – In November 2020 BARC said there is nothing.The report is tenderedJ Pitale says that this is a forensic analysis of the BARC report. Not the report itself.Mundargi – This forensic analysis report which names Republic is not part of the first charge sheet16 March 2021 12:32 AMJ Pitale – Where is the analytical report by BARC where Republic TV is suspect as per the CP Mumbai Police’s interviewSpecial PP Shishir Hirey says there is a report and he will deal with it. It is a part of the charge sheet. 16 March 2021 12:29 AMMundargi now refers to a communication from BARC’s Sunil Lulla to Arnab Goswami where BARC says – “There is no disciplinary proceedings initiated against Republic TV or Republic Bharat from 2017 under Code..16 March 2021 12:27 AMMundargi now refers to a press report of another channel saying “another channel is involved, not them”>Load MoreNext Storylast_img read more