The court delays might have seemed downright comical, if every minute of every day weren't so crucial for Mohan.
"It was some pretty unbelievable stuff actually," John Pecorelli of Wildlife SOS tells The Dodo. Indeed, court proceedings kept getting delayed. There were riots in the region. And a 120-degree heat wave succeeded in closing the court completely for days.
"It was one thing after another after another," Pecorelli adds.