FIR against Environmental Lawyer Ritwick Dutta for alleged FCRA violations in anti-coal cases

Who is environment lawyer Ritwick Dutta facing heat for challenging coal projects in India?

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) filed a case against environmental lawyer Ritwick Dutta and his non-profit organization for alleged violation of foreign financing rules. The CBI alleged that Dutta received ₹41 Lakh in foreign contributions in fiscal year 2014 from ‘Earth Justice’, a US-based non-profit organization that funds environmental lawyers in various nations to … Read more