Lawyers Protection Bill useful only to put Pani Puri unless enacted into law: Karnataka High Court

"What is the point in having a bill? It will be used only for pani puri. Unless you put it in a certain place and it is passed. What is that bill (but) a printed piece of paper?" the Court orally remarked.

An attack on a young lawyer in Chikmagalur by certain police officers prompted the Karnataka High Court today to question the State government on whether it was serious about enacting legislation to protect advocates from violence.

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