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Supreme Court refuses to set aside conviction, life term of 72-year-old man

Supreme Court dismisses appeal filed by murder convict

[ad_1] The Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal filed by a man convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment under Section 302 of the Indian Penal Code while stating that the prosecution has proved his guilt beyond a reasonable doubt by leading cogent evidence. The bench of Justice Ashok Bhushan and Justice R. Subhash Reddy has …

Supreme Court upholds Allahabad HC order on selection process for post of Head Constable Motor Transport in Uttar Pradesh

Centre tells Supreme Court it has prepared exhaustive guidelines for content on digital media and OTT platforms

[ad_1] The Supreme Court today has been informed that Central government has brought the detailed guidelines for digital content on both digital media and Over The Top (OTT) platforms during the hearing of anticipatory bail plea moved by Aparna Purohit in a case against web series ‘Tandav’ on Amazon Prime. Aparna Purohit is the commercial head …

Delhi HC takes suo motu cognizance of Covid-19 vaccination for judges, judicial staff

Delhi HC takes suo motu cognizance of Covid-19 vaccination for judges, judicial staff

[ad_1] The Delhi High Court on Wednesday took suo motu cognizance over issue of the vaccination of judges and the judicial staff. While initiating a Public Interest Litigation on its own motion, a division bench of the high court presided over by Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rekha Palli said, “…prima facie, it appears to us …

Parents transferring property to children without maintenance clause in transfer deed stand to lose all, rules court

Kerala HC disposes of criminal revision petition, sets aside charge framed by trial court

[ad_1] The Kerala High Court on Tuesday set aside the charge framed by the Trial Court under Sections 498A, 302 and 306 of the Indian Penal Code and disposed of the Criminal Revision Petition filed by a man whose wife committed suicide. The facts of the case is that one morning the petitioner’s wife was …

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Allahabad HC says its nod required before setting up UP Education Services Tribunal

[ad_1] The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday clarified that its permission is needed before establishing the Uttar Pradesh Education Services Tribunal, which is the subject matter of an ongoing lawyers’ strike. The division bench of Chief Justice Govind Mathur and Justice Saurabh Shyam Shamshery passed this order while hearing a PIL In Re Constitution Of Education …

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Supreme Court orders formation of committee to address increasing cheque bounce cases

[ad_1] The Supreme Court on Wednesday advised the government to constitute a committee to suggest ways to deal with increasing cheque bounce cases which form some 30-40 percent of cases pending in courts. The three-judge bench headed by CJI S.A. Bobde was hearing a suo motu case on fast resolution of cheque bounce cases when …

Supreme Court seeks NIA response on Gautam Navlakha's default bail plea

Supreme Court seeks NIA response on Gautam Navlakha’s default bail plea

[ad_1] The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on a plea by human rights activist and journalist Gautam Navlakha against the Bombay High Court order rejecting his bail application. Navlakha is an accused in the Elgar Parishad–Maoist links case. The bench comprising Justices U.U. Lalit and K.M. Joseph sought …

Supreme Court dismisses Uttar Pradesh govt plea seeking cancellation of bail granted to Mukhtar Ansari's sons

Supreme Court dismisses Uttar Pradesh govt plea seeking cancellation of bail granted to Mukhtar Ansari’s sons

[ad_1] The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the petition filed by the Uttar Pradesh Government seeking the cancellation of bail granted to MLA Mukhtar Ansari’s sons Abbas Ansari and Umar Ansari in a land dispute case.  The two-judge bench of Justice Ashok Bhushan and Justice R. Subhash Reddy said, “We do not find any error in …

Chhattisgarh HC seeks govt reply on plea asking why roads are higher than pavements

Chhattisgarh HC seeks govt reply on plea asking why roads are higher than pavements

[ad_1] A petition has been filed in the Chhattisgarh High Court on the issue of increasing the height of the road by the Public Works Department (PWD). The petition was filed by Nitin Singhvi, a resident of Raipur, alleging that PWD is increasing the height of the roads by several feet by topping the road …

Delhi court takes note of sedition, conspiracy, promoting enmity against Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam, others

Delhi court takes note of sedition, conspiracy, promoting enmity against Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam, others

[ad_1] By Ananya Bhatnagar A Delhi court on Tuesday took cognizance of various offences including sedition, criminal conspiracy and promoting enmity between groups against former JNU student leader Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam, Devangana Kalita and others in the case relating to the larger conspiracy which led to the North-east Delhi riots. “I take cognizance of …

Delhi court raps media for leaking exact chargesheet contents even before it was taken cognizance of

Delhi court raps media for leaking exact chargesheet contents even before it was taken cognizance of

[ad_1] A Delhi court on Tuesday expressed displeasure at the media coverage in the case relating to the larger conspiracy that led to the violence and riots that broke out in North-East Delhi last year. Expressing his displeasure at the leak of a chargesheet on which cognizance wasn’t taken, Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat said, …

TDSAT dismisses petition seeking Rs 90 lakh from Zee Entertainment as outstanding licence fee

TDSAT dismisses petition seeking Rs 90 lakh from Zee Entertainment as outstanding licence fee

[ad_1] The Telecom Disputes Settlement & Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) has dismissed a petition filed by Bhima Riddhi Digital Services against the notice issued by the ZEE Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. (ZEEL) claiming an outstanding licence fee amounting to Rs 89,58,500/-.  A single-judge bench headed by Chairperson Justice Shiva Kirti Singh has held that “a solemn agreement …

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Awadh Bar Association moves Allahabad High Court to establish GST Tribunal in Lucknow

[ad_1] The Lucknow Bench of Allahabad High Court has been moved by the Awadh Bar Association, demanding the establishment of the GST Appellate Tribunal in Lucknow and not Allahabad. The Petition has been filed by the Association’s General Secretary Sharad Pathak through Advocate Prafulla Tiwari. The Petition finds its genesis from various conflicting orders passed …

Supreme Court upholds Allahabad HC order on selection process for post of Head Constable Motor Transport in Uttar Pradesh

Supreme Court asks Maharashtra govt servant accused of raping minor if he would marry her, grants him protection from arrest for 4 weeks

[ad_1] The Supreme Court on Monday while hearing the special leave petition of a Maharashtra government official, who is accused of raping a minor girl asked whether he was he was ready to marry the victim. The accused, Mohit Subhash Chavan, has challenged the decision of the Bombay High Court’s Aurangabad Bench which rejected his …

Delhi HC to Centre on WhatsApp privacy policy case, Allahabad HC on installation of mobile tower in the densely populated area

Delhi HC to Centre on WhatsApp privacy policy case, Allahabad HC on installation of mobile tower in the densely populated area

[ad_1] Supreme Court issues notice on PIL seeking caste-based census for backward classes in 2021. Wadi has said that backward classes are ignored in census form. Delhi High Court gives extra time to Center to reply in WhatsApp privacy policy case. The Rajasthan High Court, while hearing the Jaipur Blast Case, said a strong comment. …

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