Cash for PIL case: Jharkhand High Court orders CBI probe, refuses to quash case against complainant

The court opined that there may be a larger conspiracy to malign the image of the judiciary, Enforcement Directorate and other officials including court staff.
Jharkhand High Court
Jharkhand High Court

The Jharkhand High Court on Wednesday directed Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to take over probe into the contentious cash for PIL case where a lawyer is accused of demanding money in return for “managing” a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) petition [Amit Kumar Agarwal v Directorate of Enforcement].

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