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Court cannot order the police to submit a charge-sheet on receiving a closure report in a case said the SC

  On 16 April 2019 at 16:41

A magistrate cannot order the police to file charge sheet after receiving a closure or refer report, emphasized the Supreme Court of India. A criminal case filed against the accused charged under Section 326, 294 of the Indian Penal Code and Section ...

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Political parties should submit details of donations through electoral bonds by May 31 to the ECI: SC

  On 16 April 2019 at 10:41

The Supreme Court of India rejected to stay the Election Bonds (EB) Scheme after 2019 General Elections. The court ordered all parties to provide all the details regarding the donations received by of EBs and the identity of the donors, total amount ...

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100% court fees refund to the parties if a suit is settled by Lok Adalats says the Bombay High Court

  On 11 April 2019 at 18:05

The Bombay High Court recently made clear that if cases were settled by LokAdalats, the parties should be refunded the full court fee paid by them.The Bench cited Section 21 of Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987 and Section 16 of the Central Court ...

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SC's order dated 10 April 2019 on 36 Rafale Procurement Case

  On 11 April 2019 at 10:44

In the Review Petitions, the petitioners have relied upon the documents, some of which could not have been placed in public domain. The Central Government raised an objection that while considering Review Petitions, the said documents may not be cons ...

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SC: Financial Capacity of the complainant if questioned needs to be explained under Section 138 NIA act

  On 11 April 2019 at 10:18

The Supreme Court of India noticed that in a cheque bounce case the complainant is bound to unfold the details of his/her financial capacity, while a question is raised by the accused through leading evidence to that effect.The accused questioned the ...

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Disclosure of Foreign Assets & ITR of 5-years are now mandatory for Lok Sabha & Assembly election contestants

  On 09 April 2019 at 15:38

Candidates planning to contest the elections for Legislative Assembly of the states or Lok Sabha have to fulfill certain criteria. They also have to submit a list of documents without which their nomination will be rejected.The government has recentl ...

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SC orders ECI to increase VVPAT verification from one EVM to five in each constituency

  On 09 April 2019 at 15:37

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has been directed by the Supreme Court to increase the verification of Voter Verified Paper Trail (VVPAT) from one Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) per constituency to any five randomly picked up EVMs in a consti ...

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PIL filed to bring Political Parties under the ambit of The RTI Act in SC

  On 01 April 2019 at 17:01

A petition was filed by Ashwani Kumar Upadhyay in the Supreme Court of India praying that all the political parties registered with the Election Commissionof India be brought under the Right to Information Act (RTI). He also prayed that political par ...

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SC Collegium recommends eight advocates for elevation to Karnataka High Court

  On 28 March 2019 at 17:53

The Supreme Court Collegium has recommended that eight lawyers be elevated as judges of the Karnataka High Court.The eight advocates are Savanur Vishwajith Shetty, SR Krishna Kumar, Maralur Indrakumar Arun, Mohammed Ghouse , Ashok Kinagi, Govindaraj ...

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Madras High Court orders to prescribe minimum work experience to appear in High Courts and the Supreme Court

  On 28 March 2019 at 17:52

The Madras High Court propounded that there should be minimum experience criteria for lawyers to practice before the High Court.Further, the court stated in the order that legal profession is not a child’s play. In its observation the Court con ...

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