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When can anticipatory bail be granted after submission of chargesheet? Allahabad High Court issues guidelines
The judgment was passed by a single-judge bench of Justice Siddharth who rejected the anticipatory bail plea of an accused charged under the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.
The Allahabad High Court on Monday laid down detailed guidelines on grant of anticipatory bail listing out "appropriate cases" wherein anticipatory bail can be granted or rejected after the stage of filing of chargesheet (Shivam v. State of Uttar Pradesh).