Take swift action against Bar associations passing resolutions asking lawyers not to defend accused: Karnataka High Court to State Bar Council

The Court was hearing a petition against Mysore District Bar Association for allegedly passing a resolution to not represent a student who was booked for sedition during anti-CAA protest.
Karnataka State Bar Council
Karnataka State Bar Council

The Karnataka High Court recently observed that the Karnataka State Bar Council should take swift and strong action against Bar Associations which pass resolutions calling upon its members to refrain from defending a particular accused.

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