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  • Testimony Of Disabled Witness Cannot Be Considered Weak Or Inferior: SC Issues Guidelines To Make Criminal Justice System More Disabled Friendly

    May 15, 2021 7:08 am Published by

    In a judgment with significant impact and far reaching consequences thereby empowering the testimony of disabled witness, the Supreme Court has as recently as on April 27, 2021 in a latest, learned, laudable and landmark judgment titled Patan Jamal Vali... View Article

  • Women Can’t Be Denied Employment Saying Work Involves Night Hours

    May 8, 2021 1:14 pm Published by

    In a progressive, peculiar, penetrating and path-breaking judgment titled Treasa Josfine vs State of Kerala in WP (C). No. 25092 of 2020 (J) delivered on 9 April, 2021, the Kerala High Court  observed most rightly, remarkably and reasonably that a... View Article

  • Illegal Occupants Of Government/ Panchayat Land Cannot Claim Regularization As A Matter Of Right supreme court

    March 26, 2021 9:00 am Published by

    In a significant development with far reaching consequences, the Supreme Court has most recently on February 5, 2021 in a latest, learned, laudable and landmark judgment titled Joginder and another vs State of Haryana and others in exercise of its... View Article

  • Custodial Violence Unacceptable In Civilized Society: SC

    March 3, 2021 1:48 pm Published by

    In a latest, learned, laudable and landmark judgment titled Pravat Chandra Mohanty vs The State Of Odisha & Anr. in Criminal Appeal No. 125 of 2021 (arising out of SLP (Crl.) No. 6174/2020) with Criminal Appeal No. 126 of 2021... View Article

  • Bandhs/Road/Rail Blockades Illegal And Unconstitutional: Gauhati High Court

    January 12, 2021 2:19 pm Published by

    At a time when the most dangerous trend of  blockade of roads and rails is increasing as we saw in Rajasthan during Gujjar reservation rail and road blockade, rail blockade for months in Punjab during farm laws protest and now... View Article

  • Fundamental Right To Health Includes Affordable Treatment SC Suggests Cap On Fee Charged By Private Hospitals

    December 30, 2020 11:29 am Published by

    It is most reassuring, refreshing and rejoicing to see that the Supreme Court has most recently on December 18, 2020 in a latest, landmark, learned and laudable judgment titled “In Re: The Proper Treatment Of Covid 19 Patients And Dignified... View Article

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

    December 2, 2020 5:46 pm Published by

    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

    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

    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

    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