Jharkhand High Court quashes disciplinary action against lawyer accused of having illicit relationship with client

The Court concluded that the complaint was filed with mala fide intention to wreak vengeance on a lawyer who was defending the complainant’s wife in a matrimonial case.
Jharkhand High Court
Jharkhand High Court

The Jharkhand High Court recently quashed disciplinary proceedings initiated by the State Bar Council against a lawyer who allegedly was in an "illicit" physical relationship with his client [Vikash Kumar Dubey v. The Jharkhand State Bar Council].

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