| MUMBAI: Actor Salman Khan has filed a petition in the
Bombay High Court seeking quashing of a complaint filed
against him in a magistrate's court which wants contempt
action for posting court orders in cases against him on
Khan's petition, in which he pleaded that he had created
the website only to ensure that there was no incorrect
reporting by the media, is expected to come up for hearing
tomorrow before Justice KU Chandiwal.
A magistrate at Bandra court in Mumbai had issued summons
to the actor on 10 July this year following a complaint
filed by activist Hemant Patil alleging contempt of
court action against Salman for allegedly posting court
proceedings on his website - www.salmankhanfiles.com.
The complaint alleged that Khan was embroiled in legal
cases including the 2002 hit-and-run case involving
him and said that by posting court matters on the website,
the actor had committed contempt of court as the matters
Khan, however, pleaded in his petition that he had
created a website only to ensure that there was no incorrect
reporting by the media and that the website gave factual
information about his cases and nothing beyond that.
He further said that no contempt had been committed