KEY TAKEAWAYS A Public Interest Litigation was recently filed before the division bench of Calcutta Court comprising of 2 judge bench by an advocate. However, the Calcutta High Court felt that the matter which came before it needs to be addressed by ..
INTRODUCTIONDower under Mohammedan law is known as ‘Haq-Mahr’ or ‘Mahr.’ In Muslim marriage, the dower is one of the essential ingredients other than offer and acceptance. It is one of the fundamental features of Muslim marria ..
I. Introduction• Section 4 of the Muslim Dissolution of Marriage Act,• Under section 4 of this act, if both husband and wife renounce Islam, their marriage is not dissolved but remains intact. In the case of a Muslim HusbandIf a Muslim husb ..
INTRODUCTION After there was a spike in covid cases which did not stop till Wuhan the epicentre of coronavirus it spread to China and ultimately this virus took over the world infecting people in more than 210 countries in the world. When the 1st wav ..
INTRODUCTIONIn the Indian setting, instances of women being subjected to torture or cruelty by husband or his relatives with the purpose of coercing her or any person related to her to meet any unlawful demand for any property or valuable security ar ..
BACKGROUND DETAILS A writ petition was filed by the Madras Bar Association against the Tribunal Reforms Ordinance 2021. A 3 judge bench of the Supreme Court of India comprising of Justice L. Nageshwara Rao, Justice Hemant Gupta and Justice S Ravindra ..
INTRODUCTIONSome people go the extra mile to lend their support in protests but they can land up in jail. In this era, even a tweet can land you in trouble and can become more problematic for a person. This article talks about the recent case of a Pu ..
INTRODUCTIONAccording to Tomlin's Law Dictionary – “Marriage is a civil and religious contract, whereby a man is joined and united to a woman for a civilised society.” In other words, the very foundation of a family and society ..
INTRODUCTIONThe Indian Penal Code which was enacted based on British laws more than a century ago which contained provisions regarding termination of pregnancy. Back then, abortion was a crime for which the mother as well as the doctor could be penal ..
KEY TAKEAWAYS The reference case is Devi Prasad Tripathy v. The Principal Commissioner CGST and Central Excise, Bhubaneswar & Others. [W.P(C) No. 27727 of 2020] A 2 judge bench of Orrisa High Court consisting of Chief judge of Orrisa High Court J ..