KOCHI: In a bizarre development, Ernakulam Bar Association has asked the lawyers’ fraternity to boycott all newspapers from tomorrow. The lawyers were asked not to appear in courts on behalf of media persons and not be allow the latter to enter court rooms from tomorrow. The bar council meeting also had decided to apprise the district judge of its decision.
The other day a group of media persons who reached the court were hounded away using abusive words. Police had filed a case against four lawyers.