Yati Sharma

Advocate practicing in Supreme Court of India and other foram in Delhi and Haryana

Can hospitals hold patients “hostage” over unpaid bills?

Can hospitals hold patients “hostage” over unpaid bills?

This article is co-authored by Advocate Keral Mehta Healthcare institutions/ hospitals often hold patients “hostage” long after they should be medically discharged, using armed guards, locked doors, and even chains to extract money for unpaid bills. Even death does not guarantee release because even morgues hold dead bodies for unpaid hospital bills. Most recently, a …

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Remission of Sentence by the Governor

Remission of Sentence by the Governor in Jessica Lal Murder Case

This article is co-authored by Advocate Keral Mehta Delhi Lieutenant Governor on the recommendation of the Delhi Sentence Review Board (DSR) has approved the premature release of Jessica Lal Murder case convict Manu Sharma who was sentenced to serve Life imprisonment. The convict Manu Sharma was serving the life imprisonment in Delhi’s Tihar Jail before …

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