Sanjeev Sirohi

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12 April 2018 at 09:33

Lawyers Strike And Suspension Of Court Work Illegal: SC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

Let me start flowing ink from my pen by first and foremost pointing out that the Supreme Court in the landmark case of Hussain and Anr v Union of India on March 11, 2018 minced no words in making it absolutely clear that lawyers strike and suspensi

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11 April 2018 at 11:39

Marital rape - An injustice, must be criminalized: Gujarat HC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

Without mincing any words and coming straight to the heart of the matter, let me say this from the bottom of my heart that I fully support the burgeoning demand for making marital rape an offence. A rape is a rape. A husband who is supposed to prot

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07 April 2018 at 10:02

SC Slams States Apathy Towards Inmates Rights In Overcrowded Jails

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

Let me begin at the very beginning by first and foremost pointing out that the Supreme Court in the landmark case titled Dataram Singh v State of Uttar Pradesh & Anr dated February 6, 2018 held clearly, convincingly and categorically that, &ld

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07 April 2018 at 10:02

Delhi HC Restores 20 Disqualified AAP MLAs Membership

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

Let me start shaking my pen by first and foremost pointing out that the Delhi High Court on March 23, 2018 in WP (C) No. 750/2018, Kailash Gahlot & Ors v Election Commission of India & Ors in which 20 AAP MLAs had filed a writ petition chall

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07 April 2018 at 10:02

SC Holds Khap Interference In Marriage Of Adults Illegal

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It has to be stated at the very outset that the Supreme Court has rendered a landmark judgment in the case of Shakti Vahini v Union of India and others on March 27, 2018 whereby it held that the right of adult individuals to choose their life partn

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07 April 2018 at 10:02

SC To Examine Validity of Polygamy And Some Nikah Forms

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It must be stated at the very outset that seven months after declaring the centuries-old practice of instant triple talaq or talaq-e-biddat in which Muslim men divorced their wives by uttering talaq three times in quick succession, the Supreme Court

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06 April 2018 at 12:37

Not Just Poll Candidates, Their Spouses & Dependents Too Should Reveal Source Of Income

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

In a landmark move that will further push the battle for ushering in more transparency in our electoral system that is plagued by secrecy and corruption, the Supreme Court has taken the great and laudable initiative of ruling explicitly in

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06 April 2018 at 12:37

Discussion To Lower The Minimum Age Of MLAs, MPs Must Begin: CEC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

Coming straight to the nub of the matter, let me begin at the very beginning by first and foremost pointing out that just recently none other than the Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat has himself candidly admitted that the discussion to lower t

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03 April 2018 at 14:06

Justice Clocks In All HCs To Reflect Pendency Of Cases

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It is most heartening to learn that the Centre is very serious on reducing the pendency of cases in all high courts. It is also most heartening to learn that the government will shortly install �Justice Clocks�, which is an electronic LE

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03 April 2018 at 14:06

SC: Officials Can't Be Arrested Under SC/ST Act Without Nod

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

Let me begin at the very beginning by registering my immense satisfaction to note that now finally while insulating the government servants from the indiscriminate and gross abuse of the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atroci

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