LEGAL NEWS 15.08.2010

Follow true ideals of justice: Patil
Deccan Herald
President Pratibha Devi Singh Patil has called for following true ”ideals
of political, social and economic justice”. In her address to the nation
on the …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/88772/follow-true-ideals-justice-patil.html>

Security forces, media, 2 pillars of freedom: Poll
Times of India
The media was seen as the next biggest safeguard of freedom, followed by
the judiciary and civil society activists. Perhaps our politicians and
bureaucrats …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/sunday-toi/special-report/Security-forces-media-2-pillars-of-freedom-Poll/articleshow/6312697.cms>

Evening courts at Gurgaon, Faridabad to ensure speedy justice
IBNLive.com
PTI Narwana (Haryana), Aug 14 (PTI) With a view to ensuring speedy justice,
evening courts have been set up at Faridabad, Gurgaon, Hisar and Karnal,

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/evening-courts-at-gurgaon-faridabad-to-ensure-speedy-justice/233139.html>

Govt allays fears of minority institutions on RTE Act
IBNLive.com
PTI New Delhi, Aug 14 (PTI) Amid apprehension by several Muslim
organisations that provisions of the Right to Education Act impinge on
minority rights, …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/govt-allays-fears-of-minority-institutions-on-rte-act/233054.html>

Functioning of DAV colleges: PU denies info under RTI Act
Indian Express
… the Panjab University once again tried to evade information under the
RTI Act. A senior lecturer of English at Dayanand College in Hisar, Anil
Bhatia, …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Functioning-of-DAV-colleges–PU-denies-info-under-RTI-Act/660414>

Enemy Property Act: Chidambaram has his way
Mumbai Mirror
Known as the Enemy Property Bill by an Act of Parliament in 1968, the law
prohibits any transaction of such properties. There are 3000 odd-enemy
properties …

<http://www.mumbaimirror.com/article/3/2010081520100815022704601f4f3da41/Enemy-Property-Act-Chidambaram-has-his-way.html>

Madani approaches SC for relief, arrest imminent – India News …
Abdul Nasser Madani, an accused in the 2008 Bangalore blast case, could be
arrested after Independence Day.

<http://ibnlive.in.com/news/madani-approaches-sc-for-relief-arrest-imminent/128840-3.html?from=tn>

Live & let die
Daily News & Analysis
Thomas waited in vain for several years, pleading all the while that he had
faith in the Indian judiciary and he would not like to ‘commit suicide’ but

<http://www.dnaindia.com/bangalore/report_live-and-let-die_1423580>

Riot victims want trial outside state
Indian Express
… demanded shifting of the trial outside the state, stating that they
have no trust in the prosecution agencies of the state, including the
judiciary. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Riot-victims-want-trial-outside-state/660466>

Maudany moves Supreme Court for anticipatory bail
The Hindu
In his special leave petition, Mr. Maudany questioned the Karnataka High
Court rejecting his anticipatory bail plea on August 3. The High Court had

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/article570870.ece>

Accused get bail from High Court in ‘rocket launcher case’
Indian Express
… of assembling a rocket launcher to create communal disturbances in
Vadodara during Ganesh Visarjan in 2008 has been granted bail by the High
Court. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Accused-get-bail-from-High-Court-in–rocket-launcher-case-/660470>

Gulburg riot victims for change in judge presiding trial
Hindustan Times
Earlier, Gujarat High Court had rejected the plea of the riot victims to
transfer the case saying that special court was appointed on the
instructions of …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Gulburg-riot-victims-for-change-in-judge-presiding-trial/Article1-586882.aspx>

Govt has the right to determine use of land it acquired: SC
Hindustan Times
The corporation moved the Bombay High Court which set aside the
Government’s order, following which Galande approached the apex court. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Govt-has-the-right-to-determine-use-of-land-it-acquired-SC/Article1-587029.aspx>

No divorce as Woman fails to prove conversion
Hindustan Times
A Muslim woman who claimed to have converted to Hinduism failed to secure
divorce and a maintenance order from the Delhi High Court under the Hindu
Marriage …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/No-divorce-as-Woman-fails-to-prove-conversion/Article1-586942.aspx>

Jurists call for laws, quota to ensure transgenders’ rights
Times of India
The meet — Issues Relating to Transgender Community — was organised
jointly by the Madras High Court, National Legal Services Authority, Tamil
Nadu State …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Jurists-call-for-laws-quota-to-ensure-transgenders-rights/articleshow/6312542.cms>

Mamlatdar’s powers spelt out in tenancy cases
Times of India
PANAJI: Hitting out at the modes adopted by the Pilerne comunidade and
tenants to sell large tracts of agricultural land to developers, the high
court of …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/Mamlatdars-powers-spelt-out-in-tenancy-cases/articleshow/6313517.cms>

Kasab may be produced before HC through video link
Hindustan Times
PTI Maharashtra Government may seek permission of the Bombay High Court to
produce convicted terrorist Ajmal Kasab through video link when
confirmation of …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Kasab-may-be-produced-before-HC-through-video-link/Article1-587031.aspx>

Take back 4 students, HC tells school
Times of India
… mistress had issued a notice to the parents to discontinue the protest
else their wards would be expelled from the school, the petitioner informed
HC. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Take-back-4-students-HC-tells-school/articleshow/6312577.cms>

HC asks for fresh valuation of Calico Mills
Times of India
AHMEDABAD: After the Calico Mills failed to fetch good price during the
auction conducted four months ago, Gujarat High Court has ordered for fresh

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/HC-asks-for-fresh-valuation-of-Calico-Mills/articleshow/6312379.cms>

Get monopoly compensation from Trai, Bombay HC tells VSNL
Daily News & Analysis
By Menaka Rao | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA Eight years after the
government of India ended the monopoly of Videsh Sanchar Nigam Ltd (VSNL)
in international …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_get-monopoly-compensation-from-trai-bombay-hc-tells-vsnl_1423534>

HC respite for Hindu married women seeking maintenance
Mumbai Mirror
A man had moved HC against an order by a family court asking him to pay Rs
3000 as maintenance amount to his wife every month. His argument was that
he was …

<http://www.mumbaimirror.com/article/2/2010081520100815020630109953f3845/HC-respite-for-Hindu-married-women-seeking-maintenance.html>

Traditional chiefs under RTI purview: Gauhati HC
Times of India
SHILLONG: The Gauhati High Court has ruled that traditional tribal chiefs
also fall under the purview of the Right to Information Act. Dismissing a
petition …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/Traditional-chiefs-under-RTI-purview-Gauhati-HC-/articleshow/6310611.cms>

HC fiat against erection of mobile tower
Express Buzz
KOCHI: A Division Bench of the Kerala High Court observed that the mobile
base transceiver station being erected by Wireless TT Info Services Ltd on
a …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/kochi/hc-fiat-against-erection-of-mobile-tower/198195.html>

Can the perpetrators of such heinous crimes outrun the long arm of the law?
Ahmedabad Mirror
But the HC in Thursday’s judgment refused to set the report aside. A
division bench of Justices Jayant Patel and Abhilasha Kumari observed that
Tamang’s …

<http://www.ahmedabadmirror.com/index.aspx?page=article&sectid=78&contentid=2010081320100813032333207c3892992>

Bar Council to discuss holiday issue
Indian Express
JM Chauhan, in-charge secretary of the Council, said more than 50000
lawyers were likely to be inconvenienced due to the HC’s notification in
this regard. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Bar-Council-to-discuss-holiday-issue/660472>

Don’t RIP: Dead man convicted
Daily News & Analysis
Althoughhis mother and sister-in-law were acquitted, Sahane was convicted
for a year for which he filed an appeal in the HC in 1999, challenging the

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_don-t-rip-dead-man-convicted_1423543>

Mata Mansa Devi Shrine Board reconstituted
Indian Express
A copy of the notification in this regard was handed over to Advocate HC
Arora by the office of Advocate General, Haryana. The notification has been
issued …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Mata-Mansa-Devi-Shrine-Board-reconstituted/660403>

HC censures Udupi MLA in Vasuki temple case | The Canara Times
By The Canara Times
HC censures Udupi MLA in Vasuki temple case. Posted on Aug 14th, 2010 and
filed under General. UDUPI: Chief Justice JS Kehar has taken the Udupi MLA
Raghupathi Bhat to task and. has severely censured him for not appearing
before the …

<http://thecanaratimes.com/epaper/index.php/archives/5979>

HC Direct BSNL to pay Rs 550 Crore to Karnataka Govt
By Daksha
HC Direct BSNL to pay Rs 550 Crore to Karnataka Govt. High Court on Tuesday
directed BSNL to pay Rs 550 crore to the Commercial Tax department and
observed that the interim order can be extended only subject to payment of
the amount. …

<http://www.bsnlsupport.com/2010/08/hc-direct-bsnl-to-pay-rs-550-crore-to.html>

HC mourns death of Justice T H B Chalapathy .:. newkerala.com
HC mourns death of Justice THB Chalapathy – Chandigarh, Aug 5 : The Punjab
and Haryana High Court today mourned the death of Justice THB Chalapathy,

<http://www.newkerala.com/news2/fullnews-14940.html>

NHRC police official receives President”s medal
IBNLive.com
PTI New Delhi, Aug 15 (PTI) A Deputy Superintendent of Police, working in the investigations division of the National Humar Rights Commission (NHRC),

Mamlatdar’s powers spelt out in tenancy cases
Times of India
In this case, the power of the civil court and the administrative tribunal to deal with the issue of tenancy under the Act were under scrutiny of the court.

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