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Consensual Sex With Accused Prior To Incident Of Alleged Rape: Allahabad High Court Grants Bail To Rape Accused

  On 17 April 2021 at 18:09

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 ...


Bombay HC States That “Just Because Wife Died In Matrimonial House Within Two Months Of Marriage, Entire Family Cannot Be Stigmatized For Serious Offence Of Murder

  On 17 April 2021 at 18:09

DETAILS OF THE CASE Earlier this week, Bombay High Court acquitted husband and in laws of a deceased wife who committed suicide within two months of marriage after observing that just because the wife died in the matrimonial house within a period of ...


Top News Headlines 17th April 2021 : Women Can't Be Denied Employment Saying Work Involves Night Hours

  On 17 April 2021 at 11:05

Kerala HC: Women Can't Be Denied Employment Saying Work Involves Night HoursThis week, Kerala High Court observed that a woman who is fully qualified cannot be denied of her right to be considered for employment on the ground that she is a woman ...

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If Pre-Emptive Steps Were Taken By Gujarat Government There Wouldn’t Be Rise In Covid Cases: Gujarat High Court

  On 17 April 2021 at 10:23

KEY TAKEAWAYS Gujarat High Court in a recent case observed that if pre-emptive steps would have been taken by Gujarat Government then the covid situation could be avoided. The Gujarat High Court had taken duo moto cognizance of the proceedings relati ...


Lawyer Arrested For Allegedly Kidnapping, Torturing His Client With Intention To Extort Rs.3 Crores As Legal Fees

  On 16 April 2021 at 13:37

DETAILS OF THE CASE Earlier this week, a case has been registered against Mumbai lawyer, advocate Vimal Jha for allegedly kidnapping and torturing his client after the client allegedly refused to pay him his legal fees. 45-year-old lawyer, Vimal Jha, ...


Supreme Court Deprecates Passing Of Orders With Caveat To Not Be Considered As Precedent

  On 16 April 2021 at 13:37

Name of the CaseRamesh Bhavan Rathod v. The State of GujaratBackground Facts The 6 accused were charged with offences under Sections 34, 120B, 143, 144, 147, 148,302, 341, 384 and 506 of the IPC, Sections 25(1b)A, 27 and 29 of the Arms Act and Sectio ...

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Calcutta High Court Sets Aside Single Judge’s Order Reviving Criminal Proceedings Against Anisur Rehman

  On 16 April 2021 at 13:36

Case Facts Anisur Rehman, BJP leader, was arrested with the charge of murder of TMC functionary Kurban Shah. While the case was pending in the Trial court, The State Government proposed to withdraw the case against the accused. The nephew of the dece ...

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Allahabad High Court: Innate Declaration of Externing Man As Goonda Irreversibly Ruinous To His Reputation

  On 16 April 2021 at 13:36

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 ...

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Octogenarian Couple Granted Bail By Bombay High Court Under POCSO Case

  On 16 April 2021 at 11:46

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 ...

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Allahabad HC: Dismisses Plea Against Delegating Powers Of Chief Justice’s Power To Senior Judges In His Absence

  On 16 April 2021 at 11:46

COURTS DECISION The High Court has dismissed a petition against delegating the power of Chief Justice (Master of Roster) to Senior Judges in his absence. Based on the petitioners contentions the Court observed that they do not find any merit in the p ...

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