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Woman's Name Excluded From NRC: SC Issues Notice, Says No Steps Be Taken For Her Deportation

Woman's Name Excluded From NRC: SC Issues Notice, Says No Steps Be Taken For Her Deportation

A bench of justices D Y Chandrachud and Hima Kohli agreed to hear the plea filed by the  woman who has challenged the June 2019 verdict of the Gauhati High Court.

24 September 2022

Karnataka High Court

3 Additional Judges Of Karnataka HC Were Elevated As Permanent Judges

According to the law ministry, three more Karnataka High Court judges were elevated to permanent positions on Friday.


Madras High Court

HC Grants Permission To RSS To Take Out Procession In Tamil Nadu On Oct 2

Justice G K Ilanthiraiyan, who granted the permission, directed the State Home Secretary, DGP and other top police officers in the districts to grant the permission before September 28, after obtaining the procession routes...


SC Orders Reinstatement Of Watchman Whose Service Was Terminated Two Decades Ago

SC Orders Reinstatement Of Watchman Whose Service Was Terminated Two Decades Ago

A bench of Chief Justice U U Lalit and Justice S R Bhat set aside an order passed by a division bench of the Gujarat High Court which had set aside the direction to reinstate him and instead awarded lump sum compensation of...

23 September 2022

SC Refuses To Entertain PIL Seeking Health Warnings On Liquor Bottles

SC Refuses To Entertain PIL Seeking Health Warnings On Liquor Bottles

A bench comprising Chief Justice Uday Umesh Lalit and justices Indira Banerjee and S Ravindra Bhat said such decisions fall under the policy making domain of the government.


Calcutta High Court

Calcutta HC Rejects DA Review Petition Of Bengal Government

The state government had filed a writ petition in the high court challenging the SAT order of July 2019 that directed it to pay DA at par with the Centre, and to clear the amount in three instalments.

22 September 2022

Taking Minor's Confession Of Crime Unconstitutional: HC

Taking Minor's Confession Of Crime Unconstitutional: HC

Further, it said securing the confession of the juvenile in conflict with the law is beyond the scope of a report of the preliminary assessment to be prepared under the Juvenile Justice Act.

23 September 2022

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Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Raping Minor

Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Raping Minor

Jhalawar SP Richa Tomar said in view of the seriousness of the crime, efforts were made for the success of the case by opting for the case officer scheme and coordinating with the court, prosecution officer and witnesses...

22 September 2022

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22 September 2022
Kerala HC Dismisses 2017 Actress Assault Victim Plea To Change Trial Court

Kerala HC Dismisses 2017 Actress Assault Victim Plea To Change Trial Court

Justice Ziyad Rahman A A rejected the victim's plea in which she had alleged that Dileep, the eight accused in the case, had close ties to the trial judge --...


21 September 2022
Partha Chatterjee Remanded To Judicial Custody Till Oct 5

Partha Chatterjee Remanded To Judicial Custody Till Oct 5

The special court had on September 16 given CBI the custody of Chatterjee till Wednesday on a prayer by the agency for questioning him in connection with the...


21 September 2022
Anguished Over Hate Speeches On TV, SC Wants To Know If Government Wants To Bring Law To Curb Them

Anguished Over Hate Speeches On TV, SC Wants To Know If Government Wants To Bring Law To Curb Them

“Mainstream TV channels still hold sway. The role of anchor is critical and it's their duty to see that hate speech doesn't occur…Many a time those who...


21 September 2022
Satyendar Jain Bail: SC Directs Sessions Court To Hear On Sept 22 ED Plea Seeking Transfer Of Hearing

Satyendar Jain Bail: SC Directs Sessions Court To Hear On Sept 22 ED Plea Seeking Transfer Of Hearing

Observing that any accused is entitled to an expeditious hearing of his bail plea, a three-judge bench headed by Justice D Y Chandrachud asked the principal...


21 September 2022
AIIMS Doctor Shunted Out For Taking Money For Surgery, Centre Seeks Report From Hospital

AIIMS Doctor Shunted Out For Taking Money For Surgery, Centre Seeks Report From Hospital

A preliminary enquiry by a fact-finding committee found merit in the complaint against the doctor, following which the hospital administration shifted him out...


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20 September 2022
IAS Officer Shah Faesal Moves SC To Withdraw Name From Plea Against Revocation Of Article 370

IAS Officer Shah Faesal Moves SC To Withdraw Name From Plea Against Revocation Of Article 370

Faesal, who had floated his political party, the Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement (JKPM), filed the petition in the top court in 2019, and it was...


20 September 2022
15 Special Cells To Help Inter-Caste Couples; Call 181: Delhi Police To HC

15 Special Cells To Help Inter-Caste Couples; Call 181: Delhi Police To HC

The Delhi Police explained that once a call is received, details are shared with the DCP concerned and the couple concerned is moved to a “safe house”...


18 September 2022
CJI Lalit Unveils 34 Paperless Courts In Odisha, An Initiative To Speed Up Justice Delivery System

CJI Lalit Unveils 34 Paperless Courts In Odisha, An Initiative To Speed Up Justice Delivery System

Paperless courts are introduced to ensure a transparent and speedy justice delivery system, an easier file storage retrieval and movement system, instantaneous...


17 September 2022
CJI Asks Law Graduates To Devote Time To Legal Aid Work

CJI Asks Law Graduates To Devote Time To Legal Aid Work

The CJI said that during his association with the National Legal Services Authority for over a year, he observed that the legal aid work in the country faced...


16 September 2022
Supreme Court Refuses To Entertain PIL Seeking Setting Up Of Its Branches

Supreme Court Refuses To Entertain PIL Seeking Setting Up Of Its Branches

Article 130 of the Indian Constitution deals with the seat of the Supreme Court and reads: “The Supreme Court shall sit in Delhi or such other place or...


15 September 2022
Uttar Pradesh Tops Chart Among States In Trials Pending In Fast-Track Courts

Uttar Pradesh Tops Chart Among States In Trials Pending In Fast-Track Courts

According to the details shared with the chief justices of the high courts, more than 9.33 lakh cases are pending in the fast-track courts of Uttar Pradesh,...


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14 September 2022
2020 Delhi Riots: Court Acquits Two From Charges Of Rioting, Torching House

2020 Delhi Riots: Court Acquits Two From Charges Of Rioting, Torching House

The court noted that the entire case of the prosecution was based on the testimonies of the complainant (and house owner) Shamshad and prosecution witness,...


14 September 2022
Look Into Plight Of Hindu Migrants From Pakistan Living Without Power Supply In Slum: HC To Centre

Look Into Plight Of Hindu Migrants From Pakistan Living Without Power Supply In Slum: HC To Centre

A bench headed by Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma asked the Centre to file its response within two weeks to a petition which concerns supply of electricity...


13 September 2022
SCBA President Writes To CJI, Seeks Allotment Of Space For Lawyers

SCBA President Writes To CJI, Seeks Allotment Of Space For Lawyers

Singh, in his letter, also raised the issue of allotment of three chambers to the Bar Council of India (BCI) with the CJI and sought their cancellation on the...


13 September 2022
HC Seeks Report From West Bengal Government On BJP Supporters ‘Forcibly Prevented' From Attending Rally

HC Seeks Report From West Bengal Government On BJP Supporters ‘Forcibly Prevented' From Attending Rally

The court directed the state Home Secretary to submit a report by September 19 over the allegations made by the BJP that its supporters were forcibly prevented...


13 September 2022
High Court Asks Tipsy Driver To Canvass Against Drunk-Driving

High Court Asks Tipsy Driver To Canvass Against Drunk-Driving

Justice A D Jagadish Chandra gave a direction to this effect while granting bail to a youth, who was arrested for causing injuries to three pedestrians while...


12 September 2022
Supreme Court Refuses To Entertain Plea Raising Issue Of Liquor Policy Regulation

Supreme Court Refuses To Entertain Plea Raising Issue Of Liquor Policy Regulation

A bench comprising Chief Justice U U Lalit and Justice S R Bhat was told by the counsel appearing for the petitioners that certain states in the country have...


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