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SC registry refuses to accept Justice Karnan's plea

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The Supreme has refused to accept for hearing a plea of Calcutta High judge Justice C S Karnan for recall of his six-month jail term for contempt of

The was held as "not maintainable" by the apex court registry.

Karnan, through his lawyers, had moved the apex court seeking recall of the May 9 order of the seven-judge bench which had held him guilty of contempt of court and sentenced him to six months imprisonment by ordering the police to take him into custody forthwith.

Karnan has not yet been arrested.

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First Published: Fri, May 19 2017. 18:23 IST