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  • [Prenatal Sex Determination] Termination Of Female Foeticide Is Destruction Of Woman Of Future: P&H HC

    December 2, 2020 5:46 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    We all keep hearing the old adages like “Where woman is worshipped, God resides there” and “When you educate a man you educate an individual but when you educate a woman you educate the entire family” so on. But in... View Article

  • All Land Deals Under Roshni Act Are Now null and Void

    November 18, 2020 3:31 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    It goes without saying that most of us had seen how Roshni scam which is Rs 25,000 crore scam was highlighted extensively some time back in Zee News channel. They termed it as “Mission Zameen Jihad”. All this happened when... View Article

  • [POCSO]: Conviction Can Be Based On Sole Testimony Of Victim If Reliable And Trustworthy: SC

    November 2, 2020 1:35 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    In a bold, brilliant and blunt judgment titled Ganesan vs State Represented by its Inspector of Police in Criminal Appeal No. 680 of 2020 (Arising from S.L.P.(Criminal) No. 4976/2020), a three Judge Bench of the Supreme Court comprising of Justices... View Article

  • Demonstrations Expressing Dissent Have To Be In Designated Places Alone: SC

    October 19, 2020 12:35 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    I have never in my life felt so happy as I feel now after reading this latest, learned, landmark and extremely laudable judgment titled Amit Sahni vs. Commissioner of Police & Ors. In Civil Appeal No. 3282 of 2020 in... View Article

  • Kerala HC Issues General Directions For Investigation And Trial In POCSO Cases

    October 5, 2020 11:17 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    In a righteous, remarkable and recent decision, the Kerala High Court in Abhishek K.A. @ Bhanu vs. State of Kerala in Case No. : CRL.A. No. 1087 of 2019 has as recently as on September 9, 2020 issued general directions... View Article

  • SC Sentences Prashant Bhushan To A Fine Of Rupee One In The Contempt Case Over His Two Tweets

    September 9, 2020 10:59 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    “Judges cannot speak out even if they are humiliated. How long can the Supreme Court and the Judges suffer the humiliation heaped regularly? It is not a question of one or two tweets. Look at the number of contemptuous statements... View Article

  • Daughters Have Coparcenary Rights Even If Their Father Was Not Alive When Hindu Succession (Amendment) Act, 2005 Came Into Force: SC

    August 29, 2020 1:50 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    In a most significant judgment with far reaching implications that will immensely benefit Hindu daughters, the Apex Court in Vineeta Sharma vs Rakesh Sharma & Ors. in Civil Appeal No. Diary No. 32601 of 2018 along with some other Special... View Article

  • SC Orders CBI Probe In Sushant Singh Rajput Case And Holds Bihar Police FIR Valid

    August 27, 2020 11:31 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    In a big setback to Maharashtra government which never wanted CBI probe in Sushant Singh Rajput case, the Supreme Court in this high profile case titled Rhea Chakraborty Vs. State of Bihar & Ors. in Transfer Petition (Crl.) No. 225... View Article

  • Calcutta HC Pulls Up State Police For Rampant Child Marriages

    July 16, 2020 1:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    In a recent, remarkable and righteous decision, the Calcutta High Court just recently in ‘Court In Its Own Motion In Re: Contagion of Covid-19 Virus In Children Protection Homes (Through video conference) in W.P. 5327 (W) of 2020 while taking... View Article

  • Bombay HC Stays Multiple FIR Against Arnab Goswami

    July 1, 2020 2:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    In a major landslide victory for the media and for the journalists who are rightly considered as the fourth pillar of democracy apart from the executive, legislative and judiciary, the Bombay High Court in a most recently pronounced judgment titled... View Article