New Delhi: SC allows CBI's appeal in Babri Mosque demolition case and restores criminal conspiracy charge against LK Advani & other BJP leaders.
*SC orders joint trial of two separate cases against LK Advani, MM Joshi, Uma Bharti and unknown 'karsevaks' in Lucknow.
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*SC directs Lucknow court to conduct trial in these cases on a day-to-day basis without granting adjournment.
*SC directs CBI to ensure that some prosecution witnesses appear in trial court for recording of testimony.
*SC orders that trial judge hearing the Babri case will not be transferred till the judgement is delivered.
*SC directs Lucknow trial court to commence proceedings in 4 weeks & makes it clear that there will be no de novo trial.