TITLE

Khobragade Seeks Dismissal of Visa Fraud Case in U.S

AUTHOR(S)
SINGH, YOSHITA
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
India -- West;1/17/2014, Vol. 39 Issue 9, pA30
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the statement of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, who has hired federal lawyer Daniel Arshack to dismiss the visa fraud case against her, reflecting on the lack of personal jurisdiction. Topics include indictment of Khobragade for visa fraud and making false statements, Arshack's statement asking to dismiss any further hearing against her and U.S. prosecutor Preet Bharara's filing of seven documents with the federal court in Manhattan, New York against her.
ACCESSION #
94595333

 

Related Articles

  • Khobrade Indicted for Visa Fraud, Leaves for India. SINGH, YOSHITA // India -- West;1/17/2014, Vol. 39 Issue 9, pA29 

    The article focuses on Indian Diplomat Devyani Khobragade, who was indicted for visa fraud and making false statements on January 10, 2014 in New York. Topics include Khobragade to face trial if she returns to the U.S. without diplomatic immunity, the charges to remain pending until she is...

  • Apology Will Raise the US Stature.  // India Today;1/6/2014, p21 

    The article focuses on the controversy over Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade's arrest in the U.S., and its impact on the relation between the two countries. It discusses the American reaction towards the case, including U.S. District Attorney Preet Bharara's denial regarding ill-treatment of...

  • India should have exercised restraint. Ramdas, Rameysh // India Currents;Feb2014, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p6 

    The article focuses on the state of India-U.S. relations as of February 2014 in relation to an issue involving Devyani Khobragade, an Indian diplomat who was arrested on account of visa fraud. Topics discussed include the failure of Khobragade to pay her maid Sangeeta Richard the minimum wage,...

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. Padder, Tanveer A.; Gadasalli, Rangaesh; Dhruv, Harish; Chaturvedi, Gopal; Patnaik, Pat; Mohapatra, Deba // India -- West;2/7/2014, Vol. 39 Issue 12, pA6 

    Several letters to the editor are presented in response to the accusation of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade on visa fraud and exploitation of a domestic worker, by U.S. attorney Preet Bharara and an article by George Abraham on Indian Americans in the January 2014 issue.

  • Khobragade Seeks Indictment Deadline Extension, Bharara Opposed. JHA, LALIT K.; SINGH, YOSHITA // India -- West;1/10/2014, Vol. 39 Issue 8, pA28 

    The article reports on the opposition of Indian American U.S. Prosecutor Preet Bharara to the one month extension sought by Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade for the deadline on charging her in the visa fraud.

  • Pursuing Khobragade Case Would Smack of Personal Vendetta: Panel.  // News India Times;3/28/2014, Vol. 45 Issue 13, p6 

    The article reports on the suggestion of the American Indian panel U.S. India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) for Manhattan lawyer Preet Bharara and the State Department to back off in the case involving Devyani Khobragade to avoid the impression of personal vendetta.

  • Preet Bharara Mocks Indian Critics of his American Actions. DUTT, ELA // News India Times;6/13/2014, Vol. 45 Issue 24, p11 

    The article profiles Southern District of New York attorney Preet Bharara, an Indian American, who lambasted the Indian government and the Indian press for criticizing his American actions with regards to the arrest of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, calling him a self-loathing Indian.

  • Preet Bharara Mocks Indian Critics of his American Actions. DUTT, ELA // Desi Talk;6/6/2014, Vol. 18 Issue 23, p8 

    The article reports that Preet Bharara, the U.S. attorney criticized the Indian government and mass media for criticizing the arrest and charges brought against diplomat, Devyani Khobragade.

  • U.S. Attorney Defends Arrest, Strip-Search of Indian Diplomat. SOHRABJI, SUNITA // India -- West;12/27/2013, Vol. 39 Issue 6, pA29 

    The article reports that U.S. attorney Preet Bharara has released a statement on December 18, 2013 defending the arrest and strip-search of senior diplomat Devyani Khobragade stating that she has been treated properly and the Indian Ministry of External Affairs has commented on the statement.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics