The Gujarat High Court has reaffirmed that under the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 (the Act), a matrimonial dispute appeal must be filed within 90 days of the Family Court's decision or judgment.The ruling clarifies the conflict between the two sectio ..
The Kerala High Court noted on Friday that owners of the cars are also subject to prosecution under Section 113(3) of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 if they allowed the vehicle to be driven with an excessive amount of weight.The court stated that after ..
According to the Orissa High Court, before deciding on an application, a court that is not a juvenile justice board must conduct an investigation and gather all necessary evidence by Section 9(2) of the juvenile justice act.The Single Judge Bench of ..
The Allahabad High Court declared the excessive delay in the trial to be oppressive and unjustified on Thursday, and it halted criminal proceedings that had been ongoing against a man accused of stealing energy for 18 years.The charge sheet and all o ..
The Calcutta High Court ruled that for claims that are denied as a result of it, the statute of limitations will start to expire on the date of final payment.The Court ruled that once a claim that existed at the time the final bill was prepared was r ..
The Bombay High Court has declared that under Section 8 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, the matter cannot be automatically sent to arbitration if the plaintiff seeks relief in a lawsuit against parties, some of whom are not signatories ..
The Kerala High Court ruled that it would not be a barrier to a person's appointment to the position of District Judge if they had merely been a Munsiff-Magistrate trainee on the date their application for appointment as such was submitted or on ..
The CBI's appeal seeking the cancellation of bail for T Gangi Reddy, the primary suspect in the murder of YS Vivekananda Reddy, a former Kadapa MP and the uncle of current AP chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, was referred to the Telangana high ..
The Supreme Court stated that a court should not condemn an accused solely based on the "last seen" scenario while overturning the concurrent conviction of a murder suspect.The bench of Justices S. Ravindra Bhat and P S Narasimha stated tha ..
However, under the current legislation, the panel would be increased to 11 members, and each appointment would require only a simple majority of six votes to be approved.Parliamentarians and Cabinet ministers would be raised to three each, and attorn ..