Madras High Court sentences PIL petitioner to four weeks' imprisonment for contempt, misleading court

The Court found that the act of giving false information would interfere with the administration of justice and come under the scope of the Contempt of Courts Act.
Madras High Court
Madras High Court

The Madras High Court on Monday sentenced a litigant to four weeks' imprisonment under the Contempt of Courts Act for misleading the Court. [Sivakumar v A Radhakrishnan].

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