Karnataka Legislative Assembly Case: Shrimanth Balasaheb Patil vs Honble Speaker Karnataka

 18 January 2020

The questions arising in this batch of Writ Petitions concern the importance of party politics in a democracy and the requirement to have stability within the government to facilitate good governance, as mandated under the Constitution

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Courts At Place Where Wife Resides After Leaving Matrimonial Home Can Entertain Complaints U/s 498A IPC: SC

 14 January 2020

It would be in the fitness of things to mention right at the outset that in a major significant development, the Supreme Court just recently on January 6, 2020 in a latest, landmark and laudable judgment titled Ruhi Vs. Anees Ahmad & Ors in Criminal

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Wife Not Entitled To Maintenance If Allegation Of Adultery Is Proved Against Her: Bombay HC

 08 January 2020

As anticipated, in yet another major ruling titled Sanjivani Ramchandra Kondalkar vs 1. Ramchandra Bhimrao Kondalkar 2. State of Maharashtra in Criminal Writ Petition No. 2547 of 2016 with Criminal Writ Petition No. 2546 of 2016, the Bombay High Cour

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Judicial Process Should Not Be An Instrument Of Oppression Or Needless Harassment: Allahabad HC

 06 January 2020

While striking the right chord, the Allahabad High Court in a significant development has very rightly in Ranvijay Singh & Ors v State of UP & Anr in Case No. 284/2013 and Application u/s 482 cautioned the courts to be circumspect and judicious in ex

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Seeking Financial Assistance Can Also Constitute Demand For Dowry: SC

 04 January 2020

It must be stated forthright that the demand of money for any purpose from the wife can be termed as demand for dowry. The husband would be liable in such cases for demanding dowry even though it may not seem like dowry! This is what the Supreme Cour

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Ayodhya case: Temple at disputed site, alternative land for mosque, says SC

 09 November 2019

The Supreme Court in a unanimous verdict on Saturday cleared the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site at Ayodhya, and directed the Centre to allot a 5-acre plot to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a mosque.

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KM Nanavati Vs. State Of Maharashtra On 24 November, 1961

 16 July 2019

FACTS: Nanavati was a Parsi imam who married English born Sylvia in 1931 they had two sons and a daughter and were settled in Mumbai. Being a naval officer Nanavati spent most of his time away from home and in his absence Sylvia fell in love with

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Novartis AG v. Union of India & Others

 09 July 2019

This is a landmark case of Intellectual Property Rights. The Supreme Court considered the entire case de novo despite it being an appeal from the IPAB. This case was considered as a test case for Section 3(d) of the Patents Act.

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Lily Thomas v. Union of India [(2013) 7 SCC 653]

 03 July 2019

A division bench of the Supreme Court comprising of Justice A.K. Patnaik and Justice S.J. Mukhopadhya passed a landmark judgment on 10th July, 2013 that reformed the conduct of elections. The judgement dealt with exemption of convicted representative

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Shreya Singhal vs. Union of India

 28 June 2019

Shreya Singhal v/s. Union of India is the landmark case in relation to the online freedom of speech & expression and has played vital role in establishing intermediary liability with respect to the Information Technology Act of 2000. This case was

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Rameshwar Prasad & Ors. v/s. Union of India & ANR.

 17 June 2019

Rameshwar Prasad v/s. Union of India, popularly known as the -BIHAR ASSEMBLY DISSOLUTION CASE- is a matter as one of its kind which primarily relates to the subject matter of Election Law which has paved the way for more fairer & transparent process

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Mohd Ajmal Amir Kasab vs. State of Maharashtra

 14 June 2019

In the aforesaid facts the judges were firmly of the view that there is no question of any violation of any of the rights of the appellant under the Indian Constitution. He was offered the services of a lawyer at the time of his arrest and at all rel

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Vodafone Hutchison Tax Case

 13 June 2019

The Supreme Court set aside the order of the Bombay High Court dated 8th September, 2010 and allowed the appeal. The Court has ascertained the transaction through the tests and removed the doubts pertaining to the transaction. This decision has furth

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Additional District Magistrate, Jabalpur v. Shivkant Shukla

 12 June 2019

This Case is popularly known as Habeas Corpus Case. A Presidential order was issued on 25th June, 1975, by exercising power conferred under Article - 352 (2) of the Indian Constitution, which declared emergency due to internal disturbances.

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National Legal Services Authority v Union of India and Others

 29 May 2019

National Legal Services Authority v. Union of India is a landmark decision by the Supreme Court of India, which declared transgender people to be a 'third gender', affirmed that the fundamental rights granted under the Constitution of India will be e

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Dharani Sugars and Chemicals Ltd. Vs. Union of India & Ors.

 13 April 2019

In the matter of Dharani Sugars and Chemicals Ltd. Vs. Union of India & Ors. Transferred Case (Civiil) No. 66 of 2018 In Transfer Petition (Civil) No. 1399 of 2018

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Yashwant Sinha & ORS....Petitioner(s) versus Central Bureau of Investigation through its director & ANR....Respondent(s)

 10 April 2019

Judgement passed in Rafale Review Petition. Centre's objections on admissibility of documents dismissed by the Supreme Court.

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Mohd. Ahmed Khan vs Shah Bano Begum and Ors

 26 March 2019

FACTS OF THE CASE In 1978, a Muslim Lawyer in Madhya Pradesh divorced Shah Bano, his wife by pronouncing -triple talaq-. The main reason behind the divorce being disputes between Shah Bano-s children and her husband-s other wife. As per Muslim per

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Shayara Bano v. Union of India and others.

 19 March 2019

The case was called Shayara Bano v. Union of India & Others. The bench that heard the controversial Triple talaq case in 2017 was made up of multifaith members. The five judges from five different communities are Chief Justice JS Khehar, a Sikh, Just

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Satishchandra Ratanlal Shah vs State of Gujarat and Another

 27 February 2019

The application filed by the appellant under Section 482 of Cr.P.C. is allowed and the proceedings initiated based on the FIR instituted at the instance of espondent no. 2 are hereby quashed.

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