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

    October 5, 2020 11:17 am Published by

    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

    “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

    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

    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

    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

    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

  • Medical Emergency Not An Excuse  To Trample On Citizen’s Fundamental Rights: Telangana HC

    June 29, 2020 6:26 pm Published by

    It is most heartening, most refreshing and most comforting to note that the Telangana High Court has on May 20, 2020 in a latest, landmark and extremely laudable judgment titled Ganta Jai Kumar Vs State of Telangana Rep. by Chief... View Article

  • SC Issues Slew Of Directions To Curb Air Pollution In Delhi

    February 26, 2020 12:31 pm Published by

    Who is not aware of the exceedingly high level of air pollution in Delhi which has attracted a huge media attention even in international fora? Who is  not aware that Delhi which is our national capital is sitting on the... View Article

  • Strict Standard Needs To Be Applied For Judging Conduct Of Judicial Officer: SC

    January 23, 2020 11:52 am Published by

    It has to be mentioned right at the outset that in a latest, landmark and laudable judgment titled Ram Murti Yadav Vs State of Uttar Pradesh and another in Civil Appeal No(s). 8875 of 2019 delivered just recently on December... View Article

  • Inherent Powers Under Article 142 Can Be Invoked To Dissolve Marriage Which Has Broken Down Irretrievably: SC

    October 19, 2019 11:48 am Published by

    In a latest and interesting development, we have seen just how recently on October 4, 2019, the two Judge Bench of Apex Court comprising of Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Justice MR Shah in a laudable and landmark judgment titled... View Article