OVERVIEWWhile hearing the Special Leave Petition (SLP) filed against a judgement dated 29th of November, 2019, a bench of Justice DY Chandrachud and Justice MR Shah listed the matter to be next heard on the 10th of May, 2021. Such postponement was to ..
OVERVIEWIn a judgement observed by the Supreme Court on the 16th of April, 2021, it was held that a private vehicle would not come under the ambit of the expression “public place” as has been explained in Section 43 of the Narcotic Drugs ..
OVERVIEW The case of Alok Bajpai v. State of UP saw the Hon’ble High Court granting bail to Alok Bajpai, the 22 year old rape accused, for having committed rape on a 17 year student of the D.N.M. Institute of Engineering owing to inconsistencie ..
OVERVIEWIn a single judge bench judgement of the Allahabad High Court comprising of Justice JJ Munir, the orders made by the District Magistrate was set aside. The order was one externing the petitioner under the provisions of Sec. 3(3) of the Uttar ..
OVERVIEWAn octogenarian couple, who had earlier been sentenced to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment for committing sexual offences and thereby inflicting harm on their four year old neighbour, has been granted bail by the Bombay High Court on the gro ..
OVERVIEWThe State Government was directed by the Karnataka High Court to provide a response of the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed to seek the framework of statutory rules to prevent the publication of obscene visuals by the media and to recog ..
OVERVIEW The Kerala High Court, on an order dated 9th April, 2021, overruled a prior judgement delivered by the Kerala High Court in the year 1972in the landmark case of K.C. Moyin v. Nafeesa and Ors., where the question put forth to the Hon’bl ..
OVERVIEWIn an order dated 25th of March, 2021, the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court quashed an FIR against protesters of Citizenship Amendment Act (Bill) on the streets, which in the opinion of the police created not only public nuisance, but a ..
OVERVIEWOn Thursday, the 8th of April, 2021, the Supreme Court issued a notice in consideration of an application that was filed against the alleged use of chemicals by firework manufacturers which had earlier been directed to be banned by the Apex C ..
OVERVIEWAn order of the Consumer Disputes Redressal Committee, Thrissur, which was passed on the 15th of January, 2021, but released in April, 2021, held that three railway commuters were liable for compensation due to the loss suffered by them due t ..