LEGAL NEWS 30.09.2010

First accused Hamza convicted in Moulavi murder case

Central Chronicle

The first accused Hamza had been charged of kidnap, criminal conspiracy and

murder under various sections of the Indian Penal Code. …

http://www.centralchronicle.com/viewnews.asp?articleID=48508

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By editor

The court found that the first accused had committed offences punishable

under Sections 302 (murder), 120 B (conspiracy) read 364 (abduction), and

201 (destruction of evidence) of the Indian Penal Code. Hamsa was remanded

to the …

http://www.asianetindia.com/news/chekannur-moulavi-case-quantum-sentence-today_196190.html

Bill gives equal inheritance rights to daughters « Want2change’s Blog

By want2change

With the objective to make punishment for petty crime more stringent, the

House today passed the Indian Penal Code (Punjab Amendment) Bill, 2010, and

the Code of Criminal Procedure (Punjab Amendment) Bill, 2010. These Bills,

proposed by …

http://want2change.wordpress.com/2010/09/30/bill-gives-equal-inheritance-rights-to-daughters/

Affidavit on tenancy cases filed

Times of India

The affidavits were submitted by advocate general Subodh Kantak before a

division bench during the hearing of a suo motu writ petition regarding the

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/Affidavit-on-tenancy-cases-filed/articleshow/6655750.cms

Firm fined for misusing court jurisdiction

Sify

The company reportedly filed a writ petition that was dismissed for

non-prosecution in August. The firm then moved an application for

restoration of the …

http://sify.com/news/firm-fined-for-misusing-court-jurisdiction-news-national-kj3o4cgfddi.html

Public Policy Can’t Be Camouflage For Power Abuse: SC

Outlook

A Bench of Justices Mukundakam Sharma and AR Dave in a judgement said any

such allotment is ultra vires (unconstitutional) and the beneficiaries

cannot …

http://news.outlookindia.com/item.aspx?695236

Ayodhya verdict will be the victory of Constitution: Jilani

India Today

Hours before the pronouncement of Ayodhya judgement, the All India Babri

Masjid Action Committee (AIBMAC) convener and member of All India Muslim

Personal …

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/site/Story/114518/India/ayodhya-verdict-will-be-the-victory-of-constitution-jilani.html

‘All schools should get aid’

Hindustan Times

The government will have to enact this in line with the Supreme Court

judgement of October 2002, which ruled that school managements can fix

their fees but …

http://www.hindustantimes.com/All-schools-should-get-aid/Article1-606258.aspx

Maulavi murder: CBI court finds main accused guilty,acquits 8

IBNLive.com

Delivering the judgement, Justice Vijaykumar said criminals seeking to

achieve a stage of being wiser than criminal law in the present day world

of personal …

http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/maulavi-murder-cbi-court-finds-main-accused-guiltyacquits-8/363870.html

Can’t shut eye to rampant corruption: SC on CWG

Indian Express

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said the Commonwealth Games project has bred

corruption and is meant for public purpose only till October 14 — the

closing …

http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Can-t-shut-eye-to-rampant-corruption–SC-on-CWG/690374

Rcom withdraws plea in SC challenging TDSAT fine

NDTV.com

PTI, September 29, 2010 (New Delhi) Anil Ambani group company RCOM on

Wednesday withdrew from the Supreme Court its plea challenging strictures

and fine of …

http://profit.ndtv.com/news/show/rcom-withdraws-plea-in-sc-challenging-tdsat-fine-102950

Amarinder attends Assembly for first time after SC order

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:09 PM,Sep 29,2010 Chandigarh, Sep 29 (PTI) With the Supreme Court

restoring his membership, former Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today

attended …

http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/amarinder-attends-assembly-for-first-time-after-sc-order/363848.html

SIT may move SC for lifting stay on judgement in Godhra cases

Times of India

Asked if SIT was planning to approach the SC to vacate the stay, the former

CBI director declined to comment. KG Menon, SIT counsel, when contacted,

said, …

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SIT-may-move-SC-for-lifting-stay-on-judgement-in-Godhra-cases/articleshow/6650822.cms

Asking for a Clean Judiciary

By Aditya

However, one should understand that this action was not a sudden tirade
against the judiciary. Few of us who have read Mr. Prashant Bhushan’s book
‘The Day that shook India” on the Indira Gandhi case and the emergency or
are aware of …

<http://www.somethingaboutthelaw.com/2010/09/29/asking-for-a-clean-judiciary/>

Uttarakhand: HC to Hear PIL on Power Projects on Oct 22

Outlook

While admitting a PIL filed by Dilip Bist, a two-member bench comprising
Justices Tarun Agrawal and VK Bist yesterday also sought court records
related to …

<http://news.outlookindia.com/item.aspx?695170>

Katta questions BDA report on his layout

Times of India

The city police commissioner has filed a statement with regard to a suo
motu PIL, based on a media report alleging threats to a subedar of MEG
Centre by the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/Katta-questions-BDA-report-on-his-layout/articleshow/6654528.cms>

Allahabad HC clears air on Taj corridor hearing

Hindustan Times

“The correct facts are that hon’ble Chief Justice has for administrative
convenience in exercise of the exclusive powers vested in him classified
the PIL …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Allahabad-HC-clears-air-on-Taj-corridor-hearing/Article1-606236.aspx>

Ready to go if Centre recalls: K”taka Governor

IBNLive.com

He was reacting to a question on a PIL in the High Court seeking his recall
for refusal to give assent to the cow slaughter ban bill passed by the BJP

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/ready-to-go-if-centre-recalls-ktaka-governor/363853.html>

MGNREGA: Foreign team in state to study social audit

Times of India

Ironically, the delegates tour comes at a time when social audit by NGOs of
NREGA in the state has been stayed by the high court on a PIL. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/jaipur/MGNREGA-Foreign-team-in-state-to-study-social-audit/articleshow/6654764.cms>

Mayawati demands Rs 2175-cr package for flood relief

Financial Express

The Uttarakhand HC has fixed October 22 for hearing a PIL challenging the
cancellation of allotment of 56 mini-hydel projects in the state and urging
a CBI …

<http://www.financialexpress.com/news/Mayawati-demands-Rs-2-175-cr-package-for-flood-relief/690136/>

Uttarakhand News: Uttarakhand: HC to Hear PIL on Power Projects on …

By Mahendra Mahara

While admitting a PIL filed by Dilip Bist, a two-member bench comprising
Justices Tarun Agrawal and V K Bist yesterday also sought court records
related to similar cases filed after the cancellation of allotment of
projects by the …

<http://uttarakhandnews2k.blogspot.com/2010/09/uttarakhand-hc-to-hear-pil-on-power.html>

I learnt to view govt from outside, as to how those outside see it: Wajahat

Indian Express

… au fait with the RTI, having developed mechanisms to cope with it. As
far as courts go, there are specific issues like how it relates to the
CJI’s office.”

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/I-learnt-to-view-govt-from-outside–as-to-how-those-outside-see-it–Wajahat/690267>

Supreme Court pulls up NDMC for violating building norms

The Hindu

A Bench of Justice GS Singhvi and Justice AK Ganguly reserved orders on the
appeal filed by the Archaeological Survey of India against a Delhi High
Court …

<http://www.hindu.com/2010/09/30/stories/2010093058550100.htm>

Vedanta suffers another blow as Indian court shuts down copper smelter

The Guardian

The Madras high court ruling was made on environmental grounds, and comes a
month after Vedanta was blocked from mining bauxite in a region of southern

<http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2010/sep/29/vedanta-court-shuts-down-copper-smelter>

High Court employees withdraw strike after meeting Chief Justice

Indian Express

The five employees associations of the Calcutta High Court today called off
the strike after discussion with Chief Justice Jaynarayan Patel. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/High-Court-employees-withdraw-strike-after-meeting-Chief-Justice/690396/>

Delhi High Court to hear case relating to the corruption in the Commonwealth

Indlaw.com

30.09.2010 (UNI) The Delhi High Court said they will hear the case relating
to the corruption in the Commonwealth Games only after the games are over.

<http://www.indlawnews.com/Newsdisplay.aspx?cdc88731-89b5-4254-a8b1-8e0fa7b76a8f>

Madras High Court issues notice to Tamil Nadu CM

Law et al. News

The Madras High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the
Administrator-Chairman of the State Level Vigilance and Monitoring
Committee, which happens to be …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2424>

Bombay High Court admits Kasab’s appeal | Current news India

By admin

Mumbai Terror, 26/11, Ajmal Kasab, Ujjwal Nikam, Pakistan Terrorist, Mumbai
News, Latest India News, National News, Todays Breaking News, Current India
News, Breaking Local News Bombay High Court admits Kasab’s appeal.

<http://www.currentnewsindia.com/2010/09/bombay-high-court-admits-kasabs-appeal/>

Kasab can’t meet lawyers alone, says HC

Times of India

MUMBAI: The Bombay high court on Wednesday rejected 26/11 accused Ajmal
Amir Kasab’s application for a private meeting with his lawyers. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/-Kasab-cant-meet-lawyers-alone-says-HC/articleshow/6654094.cms>

HC nod to buy 400 new buses before Games

Indian Express

Facing a shortage of low-floor buses in the Capital, the Delhi High Court
on Wednesday allowed the state government to procure around 400 new
low-floor …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC-nod-to-buy-400-new-buses-before-Games/690327/>

Sterlite tanks 8% on Madras HC unit-closure order

Financial Express

Mumbai: Anil Agarwal-promoted Sterlite Industries shares tanked over 8% in
the early trade on the Bombay Stock Exchange on Wednesday after Madras High
Court …

<http://www.financialexpress.com/news/Sterlite-tanks-8–on-Madras-HC-unit-closure-order/690185/>

Singhvi’s HC appearance embarrasses Kerala Congress

Hindustan Times

PTI The Congress in Kerala, on Wednesday faced major embarrassment when
AICC spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi appeared in the high court for promoters
of other …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Singhvi-s-HC-appearance-embarrasses-Kerala-Congress/Article1-606227.aspx>

Dispose of old cases in three mths, HC tells lower courts

Times of India

A HC communiqué said on Wednesday that Chief Justice MY Eqbal had given
the directive to all district judges in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, over
which the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Dispose-of-old-cases-in-three-mths-HC-tells-lower-courts/articleshow/6655737.cms>

Josan suspended to ‘settle personal scores’: UT to HC

Indian Express

Mincing no words, the Chandigarh Administration, in a strongly worded
reply, has taken a dig at the governing body of DAV College for “taking
an absolutely …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Josan-suspended-to–settle-personal-scores—UT-to-HC/690405/>

HC reserves verdict on selection of assembly staff

Times of India

Justice Sinha also heard the selected candidates who pleaded that the HC
had in 2005 dismissed the writ petitions of some unsuccessful candidates

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/patna/HC-reserves-verdict-on-selection-of-assembly-staff/articleshow/6654434.cms>

HC stays appointments in HCU

Times of India

Emaar files petition in HC: Justice CV Nagarjuna Reddy of the AP High Court
on Wednesday issued notices to inspector general of stamps and
registrations …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/HC-stays-appointments-in-HCU/articleshow/6654490.cms>

HC admits plea against Hyatt project at Bambolim

Times of India

PANAJI: The high court of Bombay at Goa on Wednesday admitted a petition
filed by NGO Goa Foundation challenging the permissions given to the Hotel
Grand …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/HC-admits-plea-against-Hyatt-project-at-Bambolim/articleshow/6655470.cms>

“Misleading” news report? Alld. HC to hear contempt petition

Law et al. News

A report in weekly magazine ‘Outlook’ claiming that Allahabad High Court’s
Chief Justice has effected withdrawal of a political matter from a bench to

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2422>

HC asks regional transport chief to be present in court

Hindustan Times

The regional transport commissioner has been directed by Bombay High Court
to be present in the court to explain the transport department’s failure to
check …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/HC-asks-regional-transport-chief-to-be-present-in-court/Article1-606277.aspx>

HC refuses to grant bail to BJP MLA

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:09 PM,Sep 29,2010 Cuttack, Sept 29 (PTI) The Orissa High Court
today refued to grant bail to BJP MLA Manoj Pradhan, convicted for his
involvement …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-refuses-to-grant-bail-to-bjp-mla/363930.html>

HC adjourns hearing in two FIRs against Rathore

Economic Times

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab and today adjourned till December one the hearing on
two FIRs charging former DGP with attempt to murder in the . …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics/nation/HC-adjourns-hearing-in-two-FIRs-against-Rathore-till-Dec-1/articleshow/6651422.cms>

HC upholds FIR against errant police inspector

Indian Express

Slamming a Delhi Police Inspector for deliberately not registering a case
of gangrape despite persistent complaints by the victim, the High Court on

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC-upholds-FIR-against-errant-police-inspector/690335/>

City medical college admits student after HC injunction

Times of India

PUNE: The Bombay high court has allowed a medical course aspirant, Gaurav
Debasish Das, to withdraw his petition, with liberty to revive if the need
arises, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/City-medical-college-admits-student-after-HC-injunction/articleshow/6654384.cms>

Mehsana civic body opens airfield seal after HC orders

Times of India

PALANPUR: In a fresh development in the Mehsana airfield dispute, the
Mehsana municipality opened a seal on the airfield after Gujarat high court
passed an …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/rajkot/Mehsana-civic-body-opens-airfield-seal-after-HC-orders/articleshow/6646296.cms>

HC grills police on death of civil supplies official

IBNLive.com

PTI | 11:09 PM,Sep 29,2010 HC grills police on death of civil supplies
official Madurai, Sept 29 (PTI) The Madras High Court Bench today put
searching …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-grills-police-on-death-of-civil-supplies-official/364014.html>

Violation of tree planting norms? Guj. HC issues notice

Law et al. News

The Gujarat High Court has issued notice to the forest department, Kutch
following a writ petition alleging that authorities have failed to replace

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2418>

HC reserves order on appointment of Subhash Kumar as CS

IBNLive.com

PTI | 04:09 PM,Sep 29,2010 Dehradun, Sep 29 (PTI) The Uttarakhand High
Court has reserved its order on a petition challenging the appointment of
Subhash …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-reserves-order-on-appointment-of-subhash-kumar-as-cs/363000.html>

HC tells medical college to admit ST student

Express Buzz

HYDERABAD: Justice Nooty Ramamohana Rao of the AP High Court today directed
a private medical college and the health university authorities to provide

<http://expressbuzz.com/states/andhrapradesh/hc-tells-medical-college-to-admit-st-student/211233.html>

HC orders institutes not to use same faculty in two shifts …

By Rasheed

Vidya Jyothi Institute of Technology run by the society has the permission
from AICTE to hold second shift in the institute. However, JNTU is not
giving affiliation to the institute to do the same. Representing the
society …

<http://www.educationmaster.org/news/hc-orders-institutes-not-use-same-faculty-two-shifts.html>

Apex court laments trial delays on flimsy grounds – IndiaVision News

The Supreme Court has lamented as the “sorry state of affairs” the fact
that trial courts are for years prevented from disposing criminal cases as
higher …

<http://www.indiavision.com/news/article/national/108329/>

A N Tiwari is the new CIC

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:09 PM,Sep 29,2010 New Delhi, Sep 29 (PTI) Information Commissioner
AN Tiwari has been appointed as the new Chief Information Commissioner to

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/a-n-tiwari-is-the-new-cic/363850.html>

Show letters to CBI on Anderson extradition: CIC to govt

Indian Express

The Central Information Commission has directed the External Affairs
Ministry (MEA) to make public its communication with the CBI on the
extradition of …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Show-letters-to-CBI-on-Anderson-extradition–CIC-to-govt/690000>

NHRC forms core group to look into issues of the elderly

MSN India

New Delhi, Sep 30 (PTI) The National Human Rights Commission has decided to create a core group that will look into issues pertaining to the elderly people ..

The Jury Verdicts of IPT, Ranchi

CounterCurrents.org

The Supreme Court’s judgement on Arrests, torture and the NHRC’s guidelines on encounter killings are being wantonly flouted and no one is being held

Posting of retd officer as ENC of GHMC wing struck down

Times of India

HYDERABAD: Making it clear that a retired person should not be made engineer-in-chief in the public health wing of GHMC, the AP Administrative Tribunal on

TDSAT directs TRAI to rework telecom interconnect charges

Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Telecom tribunal today directed sectoral regulator to work out “afresh” network interconnection and call termination charges in consultations

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LEGAL NEWS 27.09.2010

RJD MLA, 10 builders let off charges of assaulting cops

Daily News & Analysis

… 186 (obstructing public servant in discharge of official duty), 353
(assaulting public servants) and 34 (common intention) of the Indian Penal
Code.

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_rjd-mla-10-builders-let-off-charges-of-assaulting-cops_1443441>

Minister’s son in KIADB scam

Deccan Herald

… Jagadish Naidu is three in the FIR which mentions registering of cases
against the accused under sections 406, 408, 418 and 420 of Indian Penal
Code. …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/99672/ministers-son-kiadb-scam.html>

Punjab govt to bring bill against humam trafficking in state …

By Shafiqur Rahman khan yusufzai

The Cabinet also gave a green signal to introduce the bill for amending
section 153-A, 295 A of Indian Penal Code and 438 of Criminal procedure
Code. The underlying objective to make these sections more stringent was to
ensure exemplary …

<http://traffickinginindia.blogspot.com/2010/09/punjab-govt-to-bring-bill-against-humam.html>

Lapse of enemy property ordinance not to help heirs: AG

Times of India

NEW DELHI: The lapsed ordinance on enemy property, which was brought in to
step around a Supreme Court judgment, will not help the heirs of Raja of

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Lapse-of-enemy-property-ordinance-not-to-help-heirs-AG/articleshow/6628508.cms>

CJI replaces Justice Kumar with Justice Alam for Ayodhya case

Times of India

NEW DELHI: CJI SH Kapadia heads the Bench in Court Number 1 of Supreme
Court, also known as Chief Justice’s Court, and Justices KS Radhakrishnan
and …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/CJI-replaces-Justice-Kumar-with-Justice-Alam-for-Ayodhya/articleshow/6627685.cms>

Eight convicted in Kandhamal riot case

IBNLive.com

The judgement was pronounced by fast track court-I judge SK Das while
disposing of a case relating to case of arson at Megubali village under
Daringbadi …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/news/eight-convicted-in-kandhamal-riot-case/131732-3.html>

Ayodhya case: Detention period of 6000 people in MP extended

IBNLive.com

It was also decided that if the judgement is deferred beyond Tuesday, a
decision on extending their detention period would be taken later, they
said. …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/ayodhya-case-detention-period-of-6000-people-in-mp-extended/353073.html>

40 Kashmiri youth booked under draconian Public Safety Act

Kashmir Media Service

Around 40 youth have been booked under draconian law, Public Safety Act. In
Srinagar city nearly 800 youth have been taken into custody during past
three …

<http://www.kmsnews.org/news/40-kashmiri-youth-booked-under-draconian-public-safety-act>

‘Judiciary responsible for keeping Ayodhya issue alive’

Daily News & Analysis

Never in the history of the judiciary has a higher court restrained its
lower court from giving its judgment. How can they say don’t give your
judgment? …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/opinion/interview_judiciary-responsible-for-keeping-ayodhya-issue-alive_1443362>

Court rejects PIL on graft charges against Kalmadi – Court rejects

The Delhi High court Wednesday dismissed a petition alleging corruption
charges against Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Chairman Suresh Kalmadi
and members …

<http://daily.bhaskar.com/article/court-rejects-pil-on-graft-charges-against-kalmadi-1248956.html?PRV=>

Supreme Court to hear Vodafone’s plea on tax issue

The Hindu

PTI The Supreme Court will hear on Monday the plea of UK-based Vodafone,
challenging Bombay High Court’s order that upheld the Rs 12000 crore demand
of …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article797017.ece>

Indian iron ore mining mess – No bulk permits to transport ore

SteelGuru

The Karnataka government submitted to the High Court the state will not be
issuing bulk permits to transport iron ore. During the hearing of a
petition …

<http://www.steelguru.com/raw_material_news/Indian_iron_ore_mining_mess_-_No_bulk_permits_to_transport_ore/167117.html>

Gujarat’s bid to collect fee from bank illegal: high court

Sify

Gandhinagar, Sep 25 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court has termed as illegal an
attempt by the state government to collect a fee from a co-operative bank.

<http://sify.com/news/gujarat-s-bid-to-collect-fee-from-bank-illegal-high-court-news-national-kjzrkfdjjeg.html>

Judge penalised for puffing away with lawyers in bar room

Deccan Herald

The Bombay High Court has upheld the decision of a five-judge disciplinary
committee censuring a civil judge for puffing away in the bar room with
lawyers …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/99736/judge-penalised-puffing-away-lawyers.html>

Should long-term live-in partner get maintenance if deserted?

The Hindu

A family court upheld her claim to maintenance. But on an appeal by
Kushwaha, Ram Sharan’s younger brother, the Allahabad High Court ruled in
his favour on …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article797031.ece>

Was tree plantation survey done? High Court seeks reply from civic body

Indian Express

The Bombay High Court has directed the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) and
the Pune Tree Authority (PTA) to file an affidavit on whether any survey
was …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Was-tree-plantation-survey-done-High-Court-seeks-reply-from-civic-body/688176/>

AIIMS head summoned for not giving space for charitable trust

Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court has summoned the director of AIIMS to
explain why the institute failed to allot space to a charitable trust that
would …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/AIIMS-head-summoned-for-not-giving-space-for-charitable-trust/articleshow/6629195.cms>

Stockbroker Bhupen Dalal’s flat to be auctioned for I-T dues

Hindustan Times

Justice DK Deshmukh of the Bombay High Court yesterday rejected a petition
filed by Dalal seeking a stay on the auction of his flat in `Chitrakoot’
building …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Stockbroker-Bhupen-Dalal-s-flat-to-be-auctioned-for-I-T-dues/Article1-604449.aspx>

Govt may raise principals’ retirement age to 62

Times of India

NAGPUR: In what seems to be a last-ditch effort to avoid embarrassment
before the Supreme Court’s deadline for appointing regular principals in
all colleges …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/Govt-may-raise-principals-retirement-age-to-62/articleshow/6628779.cms>

Law-in-Perspective: No PIL in ‘service law matters’: Supreme Court

By Tarun Jain

In fact, such objection was not raised and agitated before the High Court.
Even otherwise, in view of the fact that the appellant herein was initially
appointed and served in the State Electricity Board as a Member in terms of
Section …

<http://legalperspectives.blogspot.com/2010/09/no-pil-in-service-law-matters-supreme.html>

Plans to turn Law Commission into a statutory body

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:09 AM,Sep 26,2010 New Delhi, Sep 26 (PTI) In an effort to bring
continuity in the functioning of the Law Commission, the government plans
to turn …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/plans-to-turn-law-commission-into-a-statutory-body/355029.html>

Property claims: HC rejects wills submitted by siblings

Times of India

MUMBAI: A businessman from Maharashtra’s Jalna and his sister based in
London moved the Bombay HC to claim their parent’s property worth crores of
rupees by …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Property-claims-HC-rejects-wills-submitted-by-siblings/articleshow/6628505.cms>

For date of birth, rely more on civic certificate: HC

Times of India

PUNE: The Bombay high court has ordered that greater reliance should be
placed on the birth certificate issued by the local municipal body rather
than the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/For-date-of-birth-rely-more-on-civic-certificate-HC/articleshow/6627953.cms>

HC order preliminary probe against IAS officer

Times of India

CHENNAI: The Madras high court has directed the Directorate of Vigilance
and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) to commence preliminary inquiry against an IAS
officer, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/HC-order-preliminary-probe-against-IAS-officer-/articleshow/6628131.cms>

HC directive misconstrued, food adulteration cases flood CJMs

Indian Express

A letter sent by the Bombay High Court early last year asking district
judges to apply their minds and transfer cases under the Prevention of Food

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-directive-misconstrued-food-adulteration-cases-flood-cjms/688064/>

HC transfers OSD in Ayodhya title suit

The Hindu

PTI Six judicial officers from across Uttar Pradesh, including an Officer
on Special Duty in the Ayodhya title suit, have been transferred by an …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article795339.ece>

Alld. HC stays Vigilance Enquiry by State on UPPSC

Law et al. Media

Taking note of provisions of Constitution of India related to Public
Service Commission Allahabad High Court Friday held that it cannot be
presumed that …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2386>

Judge’s retirement will not hamper Ayodhya verdict

Deccan Herald

Now, the question is what will happen to the HC judgment if the apex court
continues hearing the case beyond October 1? When a counsel asked the SC
bench as …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/99647/judges-retirement-not-hamper-ayodhya.html>

Actors’ expenses on fans will not be subjected to tax

Times of India

The HC said that it is well known that popular cine artists promote their
‘Rasigar Manrams’ (fan clubs) for promotion of their films. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Actors-expenses-on-fans-will-not-be-subjected-to-tax/articleshow/6628503.cms>

CVC Thomas still an accused: Vigilance Court

NDTV.com

A response of the Special Vigilance court in Thiruvananthapuaram to an RTI
query says it has not quashed charges against any of the accused in the
Palmolein …

<http://www.ndtv.com/article/india/cvc-thomas-still-an-accused-vigilance-court-54823>

2G spectrum scam: ED seeks bank accounts details of Radia

Times of India

NEW DELHI: Ahead of the hearing in the Supreme Court, the Enforcement
Directorate, has asked Niira Radia, a PR consultant and a lobbyist, to
provide details …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/2G-spectrum-scam-ED-seeks-bank-accounts-details-of-Radia/articleshow/6627761.cms>

Lok Adalat settles 423 case – Early Times Newspaper Jammu Kashmir

Bench No 2 comprising Rajesh Sikri Addl. District Judge Bank Cases and Mr. Sanjay Parihar Presiding Officer MACT Jammu to deal with MACT and Bank Cases.

The Tribune, Chandigarh, India – Chandigarh Stories

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice to UT special Counsel for the petitioner S. Elumalai had filed a complaint with NHRC on

MSEDCL to seek higher power tariff

Times of India

It has decided to file an appeal in Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (ATE) against MERC’s tariff order. A senior MSEDCL official told TOI that

LEGAL NEWS 26.09.2010

Kingfisher withdraws petition against CCI

domain-B

Kingfisher Airlines Ltd yesterday withdrew a petition it had filed in the
Supreme Court against the Competition Commission of India (CCI) probe into
its …

<http://www.domain-b.com/aero/airlines/20100925_kingfisher_airlines.html>

Indo-US business ties can to be cemented with strong legal framework

Mr Dhanendra Kumar, Chairman of the Competition Commission, said the year
… Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices (MRTP) Commission is keen to
ensure …

<http://news.webindia123.com/news/articles/India/20100925/1595075.html>

Cops have no authority against adulterators

Times of India

… 2006 implemented on July 29 last in toto rendered the provisions of
sections 272 and 273 of the Indian Penal Code and prevention of food
adulteration …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/Cops-have-no-authority-against-adulterators/articleshow/6623530.cms>

Court directed to register complaint against cops

Times of India

… magistrate first class (no.1) to register a complaint against Temghare
and Shinde under sections 326, 452 read with section 34 of the Indian Penal
Code. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Court-directed-to-register-complaint-against-cops/articleshow/6622773.cms>

Volkswagen ex-official, five others charged with fraud (Lead)

SINDH TODAY

The accused have been charged under sections 120B (criminal conspiracy) and
420 (cheating) of Indian Penal Code, CBI official S. Venkatesh told
reporters …

<http://www.sindhtoday.net/news/2/179107.htm>

3 jailed in dacoity case discharged after five years

Times of India

… Procedure for committing an offence under Section 412 (dishonestly
receiving property stolen in the commission of a dacoity) of the Indian
Penal Code.

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/3-jailed-in-dacoity-case-discharged-after-five-years/articleshow/6622761.cms>

CM’s Office ignored Rs 100-cr scam alert

Bangalore Mirror

The Lok Ayukta has registered a case against a few KIADB officials under
the Prevention of Corruption Act and the Indian Penal Code. …

<http://www.bangaloremirror.com/article/1/2010092520100925051311124b9317caf/CM%E2%80%99s-Office-ignored-Rs-100cr-scam-alert.html>

Dabhade gets bail for 15 days on medical grounds

Times of India

The Pune rural police had filed a chargesheet against Dabhade and four
others under sections 302, 120 (b), 109 read with 34 of the Indian Penal
Code for …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Dabhade-gets-bail-for-15-days-on-medical-grounds/articleshow/6622789.cms>

The right to bail in India | Delaware Auto Accident Lawyer

By admin

“This calendar applies to all crimes under the Indian Penal Code, and is on
bail and security categories. The analysis of the relevant provisions of
Annex shows that the basis of this classification is based on several
considerations. …

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Committee feels SC ‘overshooting’ mandate

The Express Tribune

The parliamentary committee that drew up the 18th constitutional amendment
early this year has cautioned the Supreme Court against undermining the …

<http://tribune.com.pk/story/54376/committee-feels-sc-%E2%80%98overshooting%E2%80%99-mandate/>

SC to hear petition on Biman

Calcutta Telegraph

New Delhi, Sept. 24: The Supreme Court will hear a Calcutta High Court Bar
Association petition against a high court decision to let off state CPM
secretary …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1100925/jsp/nation/story_12980258.jsp>

SC seeks Centre’s response on food grains distribution

Sify

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today sought the Centre’s response on a fresh
plea for distribution of 20 million tonnes of additional food grains to the
poor …

<http://sify.com/news/sc-seeks-centre-s-response-on-food-grains-distribution-news-national-kjyv4eibhbb.html>

Directors can be prosecuted for fungus loaded drugs: SC

Economic Times

A Bench of Justices VS Sirpurkar and Cyriac Joseph passed the ruling in a
judgement while dismissing the appeal filed by directors of a Gujarat-based
drug …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/healthcare/biotech/pharmaceuticals/Directors-can-be-prosecuted-for-fungus-loaded-drugs-SC/articleshow/6622215.cms>

What are you doing to implement juvenile justice act, asks court

Sify

‘We had indicated to the central government to co-ordinate with the states
and union territories for implementation of the Act. Unfortunately till
date …

<http://sify.com/news/what-are-you-doing-to-implement-juvenile-justice-act-asks-court-news-national-kjytOdajjii.html>

DoT asks telcos to sanitise legal monitoring systems

Economic Times

KOLKATA: The Department of Telecom (DoT) has asked all mobile phone
companies to sanitise their legal monitoring systems to ensure no
unauthorised person or …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/telecom/DoT-asks-telcos-to-sanitise-legal-monitoring-systems/articleshow/6623169.cms>

Bill providing legal backup to UID project passed

Hindustan Times

The union cabinet Friday approved a bill to accord legal backup to the
project providing unique identification numbers for the residents of the
country. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Bill-providing-legal-backup-to-UID-project-passed/Article1-604093.aspx>

PIL on retirement age of civil servants

IBNLive.com

PTI | 01:09 AM,Sep 25,2010 Lucknow, Sep 24 (PTI) A PIL was filed in the
Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court today, seeking direction to
extend the …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/pil-on-retirement-age-of-civil-servants/351705.html>

Farmers’ suicides: ‘Can’t change policy’

Indian Express

Though terming the cause “genuine”, the Supreme Court Friday refused to
intervene in a public interest litigation (PIL) highlighting suicide of
farmers as a …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Farmers–suicides—Can-t-change-policy-/687631>

72 officers sold their weapons for profit: Army

Times of India

The admission came in a status report submitted to the SC through
additional solicitor general Vivek Tankha after a PIL petitioner advocate
Arvind Kumar …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/72-officers-sold-their-weapons-for-profit-Army/articleshow/6622221.cms>

MP High Court petitioned to stop plying of diesel autos

Law et al. Media

A PIL has been filed before the Principal Bench of Madhya Pradesh High
Court urging the court to direct authorities to ensure complete ban on
diesel autos …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2384>

Govt justifies dereservation, says enough land for Police Qrts

IBNLive.com

To this, Public Prosecutor Pandurang Pol said such a list had been
submitted to the court in a PIL filed earlier. The court then passed an
order calling for …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/govt-justifies-dereservation-says-enough-land-for-police-qrts/350842.html>

His word was law in Ranchi. Now it can implicate Koda

Tehelka

The corruption charges against Koda had come to light when a Public
Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed in the Jharkhand High Court in 2008 by
Durga Oraon, …

<http://www.tehelka.com/story_main47.asp?filename=Ne021010His_word.asp>

Labourers ‘deported’ for Games clean-up

Hindustan Times

The Peoples Union for Demo-cratic Rights had filed a PIL in the High Court
in January regarding the low wages and deplorable working and living
conditions …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Labourers-deported-for-Games-clean-up/Article1-604233.aspx>

Gujarat victim sticks more mud on Teesta

Daily Pioneer

But nothing has happened to date and both Setalvad and Rais Khan have kept
me in the dark,” Kadri wrote to the CJI. “Like me, many other victims
of the 2002 …

<http://www.dailypioneer.com/285584/Gujarat-victim-sticks-more-mud-on-Teesta.html>

Court comes down heavily on govt

Times of India

AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat High Court on Friday strongly and in clear words
criticised the state government’s approach towards the Centre in regards
with the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Court-comes-down-heavily-on-govt/articleshow/6622744.cms>

High court questions Centre’s inaction on illegal mining

Business Standard

The Karnataka High Court today questioned the Central government as to why
it had not taken suo motu action under Section 30 of the Mines and Minerals

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/high-court-questions-centre%5Cs-inactionillegal-mining/409068/>

Virbhadra petition: High Court adjourns hearing till Monday

Indian Express

The Himachal Pradesh High Court on Friday began hearing the petition filed
by Union Steel Minister Virbhadra Singh seeking transfer of the corruption
FIR …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/virbhadra-petition-high-court-adjourns-hearing-till-monday/687482/>

High court panel to study parking

Times of India

NAGPUR: The Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court on Friday gave directions to
form a committee for joint inspection of parking places near the Shahid
Gowari …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/High-court-panel-to-study-parking/articleshow/6623594.cms>

Stop all sand extraction across Maharashtra, high court tells govt

Daily News & Analysis

By Mayura Janwalkar | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA Taking a serious note of
the potential danger to river-beds in the state, the Bombay high court on

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_stop-all-sand-extraction-across-maharashtra-high-court-tells-govt_1442857>

Kin of murder victims can claim blood money from killer: Supreme Court

Daily News & Analysis

The bench was hearing the petition of Raghbinder Singh, a convict in a
murder case, who had challenged a Punjab and Haryana high court judgment
which had …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_kin-of-murder-victims-can-claim-blood-money-from-killer-supreme-court_1442865>

Court reserves order on Tiwari’s appeal in paternity suit

Sify

New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday reserved its order on
former Andhra Pradesh governor ND Tiwari’s plea contesting its single
judge’s …

<http://sify.com/news/court-reserves-order-on-tiwari-s-appeal-in-paternity-suit-news-national-kjyq4effhdc.html>

Bar council head asks staff to let lawyers enter HC

Times of India
KOLKATA: Several people granted bail by Calcutta high court either on
Monday or Tuesday continued to languish behind bars with no one to hand
their lawyers …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata-/Bar-council-head-asks-staff-to-let-lawyers-enter-HC/articleshow/6623113.cms>

Reinstate sacked CFSI CEO, HC tells I&B ministry

Times of India

MUMBAI: Bombay HC on Friday ordered I&B ministry to immediately reinstate
former Children Film Society of India CEO Sushovan Banerjee who was
involved in a …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Reinstate-sacked-CFSI-CEO-HC-tells-IB-ministry/articleshow/6623621.cms>

Amend mineral transport rules, says HC

Deccan Chronicle

Bengaluru, Sept. 24: The Karnataka High Court on Friday directed the state
to amend the Mineral Transport Rules by refixing the duration of mineral
dispatch …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/bengaluru/amend-mineral-transport-rules-says-hc-127>

Cola cos move HC against octroi charges

Times of India

MUMBAI: Can a municipal corporation levy octroi on crates and bottles as
well as the aerated drinks inside the bottles? Well the dispute has been
bubbling …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Cola-cos-move-HC-against-octroi-charges/articleshow/6622841.cms>

HC upholds conviction in molestation case

Times of India

PANAJI: The high court of Bombay at Goa has recently upheld the sentence of
two year rigorous imprisonment (RI) imposed on a father by the children’s
court …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/HC-upholds-conviction-in-molestation-case/articleshow/6624054.cms>

Now DAV College governing body moves HC against UT order on Josan

Indian Express

The Governing Body of DAV College, Sector 10, Chandigarh, has moved the
Punjab and Haryana High Court seeking quashing of an order dated September
20 by the …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/now-dav-college-governing-body-moves-hc-against-ut-order-on-josan/687581/>

HC refuses to help murder convict contest poll

Times of India

PATNA: The Patna high court on Friday rejected an interlocutory petition of
former MLA Shashi Rai, seeking stay on his conviction in the case of murder
of …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/patna/HC-refuses-to-help-murder-convict-contest-poll-/articleshow/6621443.cms>

14 yrs on, HC says police torture killed prisoner

Hindustan Times

Fourteen years after an undertrial prisoner died in jail, a magisterial
inquiry has revealed that he died due to police torture in Thane Central
Prison. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/14-yrs-on-HC-says-police-torture-killed-prisoner/Article1-604273.aspx>

HC initiates action against college for overcharging

Indian Express

Taking strong note of educational institution charging excessive capitation
fees through “under-hand means”, Justice Permod Kohli on Friday has
asked the …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-initiates-action-against-college-for-overcharging/687568/>

PIL in HC seeks conductors in rail coaches

Times of India

CHENNAI: A PIL seeking direction to the Indian Railways to post ticketing
conductors with hand-held ticketing machines in all unreserved compartments
has …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/PIL-in-HC-seeks-conductors-in-rail-coaches/articleshow/6622833.cms>

HC orders probe into complaints of Haryana social scheme irregularities

Indian Express

Taking strong note of allegations of bungling and manipulations being done
in the social welfare and social security schemes introduced by the Haryana
State …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-orders-probe-into-complaints-of-haryana-social-scheme-irregularities/687580/>

Guj HC directs disbursing compensation to fishermen”s families

IBNLive.com

PTI | 11:09 PM,Sep 24,2010 Ahmedabad, Sep 24 (PTI) The Gujarat High Court
today asked the state government to disburse compensation amount of Rs 3
lakh …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/guj-hc-directs-disbursing-compensation-to-fishermens-families/351282.html>

Police firing case: HC orders CBI probe

IBNLive.com

PTI | 09:09 PM,Sep 24,2010 Kochi, Sept 24 (PTI) Kerala High Court today
directed the state government to handover to CBI the investigation into the
police …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/police-firing-case-hc-orders-cbi-probe/351012.html>

Why were non-farmers given farm land, asks HC

Times of India

AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday issued notices to the state
government and Ahmedabad district collector seeking explanation on how …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/-Why-were-non-farmers-given-farm-land-asks-HC/articleshow/6603229.cms>

Smoking judge feels high court heat

Times of India

The HC said it found nothing wrong with the committee’s finding and what
they described was only a “minor penalty.” In fact, the HC bench of
Justices BH …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Smoking-judge-feels-high-court-heat/articleshow/6623396.cms>

HC rules against recalling child rape victim to testify

Indian Express

The Delhi High Court has held that a child witness, once declared incapable
of testifying in a criminal case, cannot be recalled by the trial court
after a …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC-rules-against-recalling-child-rape-victim-to-testify/687524/>

Court dismisses pleas for postponing Satyam trial | LEGAL INDIA …

By Legal India

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2G scam: Swamy challenges High Court order

The Hindu

Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy on Friday moved the Supreme Court
against a Delhi High Court order rejecting his petition for a direction to
the …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article793343.ece>

Put up info on beds for weaker sections: CIC

Daily News & Analysis

By Ashutosh Shukla | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA A recent order by the
Central Information Commissioner (CIC) might bring some relief to people
from the …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_put-up-info-on-beds-for-weaker-sections-cic_1442847>

938 acres may be freed for constructions in Mundhwa

Times of India

Municipal commissioner Mahesh Zagade on Friday tabled an official proposal
before the city improvement committee (CIC) to convert the agricultural
zone in …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/938-acres-may-be-freed-for-constructions-in-Mundhwa/articleshow/6622780.cms>

Widows of silicosis victims on hunger-strike

Times of India

A NHRC delegation had visited Jodhpur on a complaint from the Mine Labour Peoples’ Campaign (MLPC) on the poor condition of labourers afflicted with

Tribunal reserves verdict on Vaiko’s plea against ban on LTTE
The Hindu
New Delhi: Justice Vikramajit Sen, who constitutes the one-man Tribunal set up to go into the ban on the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE),

New member of Railway Board takes charge

Times of India

His predecessor AK Goyal had taken voluntary retirement on August 9 to join the Railway Claim Tribunal. Tripathi will, however, continue to look after the

LEGAL NEWS 24.09.2010

Power thieves ‘penalized’

MorungExpress

Power theft is an offense under Section 379 of the Indian Penal Code and is
punishable by imprisonment up to three years or a fine or with both.

<http://www.morungexpress.com/regional/55510.html>

Court quashes trial of scribes in cash-for-query sting

Sify

The FIR was filed under Sections 12 and 13 of the Prevention of Corruption
Act and Section 120 B, dealing with conspiracy, of the Indian Penal Code.

<http://sify.com/news/court-quashes-trial-of-scribes-in-cash-for-query-sting-news-national-kjyq4dbcfgc.html>

Court to Again Record Witness’ Versions Against Sajjan

Outlook

… 427 (mischief to cause damage to property), 153A (promoting enmity
between different communities) and other provisions of Indian Penal Code.

<http://news.outlookindia.com/item.aspx?694492>

3 trees axed; cops fail to file case

Mid-Day

“There is no specific law to check cutting down of trees in the Indian
Penal Code act,” he said. “We will certainly help to find the culprits,” he
said. …

<http://www.mid-day.com/news/2010/sep/240910-Pune-trees-hacked-Senapati-Bapat-Road.htm>

Court ruling on sting will boost investigative journalism

The FIR was filed under Sections 12 and 13 of the Prevention of Corruption
Act and Section 120 B, dealing with conspiracy, of the Indian Penal Code.
P.K. Dubey, counsel for the petitioners, argued before the court that the
sting …

<http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a169669.html>

Nagpur Bench to finally hear Mallika Sherawat’s case on Oct …

By vinayras

Prima facie satisfied with these allegations against the applicant, the
lower court, had issued summons to her to defend herself from the
allegations that she has committed offences under section 292(2)(c) of the
Indian Penal Code. …

<http://www.nagpurpulse.com/news/nagpur-bench-finally-hear-mallika-sherawats-case-oct-19

Andhra police get custody of two Satyam auditors | Official 2007

By admin

billion) Satyam fraud under section 120b (criminal conspiracy) of the
Indian Penal Code (IPC). Buy Office 2007 you can get much convenience. The
CID Jan 13 raided the Hyderabad office of PriceWaterhouse and seized
several documents and …

<http://www.official2007.com/blog/microsoft-office-2007/andhra-police-get-custody-of-two-satyam-auditors/>

Ayodhya judgement of 24 September 2010 deferred by Supreme Court

Mera Bilaspur

The judgement on the long-running, sensitive Ayodhya religious site
ownership dispute scheduled for tomorrow (24 September 2010) has been
deferred. …

<http://merabsp.com/UrNews.aspx?News=0001329>

Casino operators withdraw their pleas against govt

Times of India

A division bench comprising Justice DG Karnik and Justice FM Reis allowed
the withdrawal of the petitions filed by casino operators of the six
floating …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/Casino-operators-withdraw-their-pleas-against-govt/articleshow/6617695.cms>

‘Hold secret ballot on transport TUs’

Express Buzz

The bench comprising Justice Elippe Dharma Rao and Justice Paul
Vasanthakumar, while passing orders on a writ appeal by TN Government Staff
Federation, …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/%E2%80%98hold-secret-ballot-on-transport-tus%E2%80%99/209538.html>

SC slams rapist teacher, explores truce with victim

Times of India

NEW DELHI: In an unusual move, the Supreme Court has asked a rapist teacher
hailing from Shimoga whether he is willing to transfer two acres of his
land to …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/SC-slams-rapist-teacher-explores-truce-with-victim/articleshow/6616355.cms>

Govt cuts PDS foodgrain price after SC rap

Business Standard

The ministry is expected to brief the Supreme Court (SC) of all the steps
taken to distribute surplus foodgrain among BPL families by the end of this
week, …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/govt-cuts-pds-foodgrain-price-after-sc-rap/409025/>

Supreme Court to hear Lalit Modi petition on October 20

Economic Times

A bench comprising justices JM Panchal and Gyan Sudha Misra said since the
copy of the July 15 judgement of the high court was not available, it
cannot pass …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/6614921.cms>

Ban on bulk SMS extended till Sept 29

Indian Express

With the Supreme Court deciding to defer the High Court verdict in the
Ayodhya land title suit by five days, the Centre on Thursday decided to
extend the …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Ban-on-bulk-SMS-extended-till-Sept-29/686815>

Court gives Gujarat time to decide on jobs for riot victims’ kin

The Hindu

The Gujarat High Court on Thursday gave the State government four weeks to
decide on providing jobs to the family members and dependants of deceased
victims …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article791214.ece>

Strike paralyses Calcutta High Court for second day

IBNLive.com

PTI | 11:09 PM,Sep 23,2010 Kolkata, Sep 22 (PTI) Work at the Calcutta High
Court remained paralysed for the second day today with court employees
continuing …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/strike-paralyses-calcutta-high-court-for-second-day/348165.html>

Orissa to move SC on Posco PL case by month-end

Business Standard

After facing the flak of the Orissa High Court in the case relating to
recommendation of prospecting license (PL) in favour of Posco India, …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/orissa-to-move-scposco-pl-case-by-month-end/408991/>

George Fernandes’ custody battle: Court lists issues involved

Sify

New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday framed issues on a
suit pertaining to a custody battle between the brothers and wife of ailing

<http://sify.com/news/george-fernandes-custody-battle-court-lists-issues-involved-news-national-kjxt4eicgda.html>

PIL on motormen stir seeks guidelines for public transport units

Indian Express

A public interest litigation (PIL) filed in the wake of a flash strike by
motormen earlier this year sought formulation of guidelines to be followed
by …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/PIL-on-motormen-stir-seeks-guidelines-for-public-transport-units/686940/>

Activist files PIL on open spaces

Hindustan Times

Fifty-two-year-old Rajendra Thacker filed a public interest litigation
(PIL) through his lawyer, Sumedha Rao, in the high court on Thursday saying
the …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Activist-files-PIL-on-open-spaces/Article1-603951.aspx>

MTDC withdraws projects in Gorai, Manori

Hindustan Times

The decision was communicated to the Bombay High Court on Thursday during
hearing of a public interest litigation (PIL) filed by Gorai Machhimar
Sahakari …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/MTDC-withdraws-projects-in-Gorai-Manori/Article1-603977.aspx>

Tough to implement standards for plastic toys’

Hindustan Times

The court was hearing a PIL filed by the Consumer Welfare Association,
which has sought a ban on the manufacture and import of toxic toys. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Tough-to-implement-standards-for-plastic-toys/Article1-603962.aspx>

A new deferment plea – for CWG

Law et al. Media

Supreme Court lawyer Ajay Agarwal had filed a Public Interest Litigation
(PIL) in the Supreme Court on 20.08.2010 seeking removal of Suresh Kalmadi
from …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2370>

Ceasework continues, lawyer files plea against strike

Indian Express

As the employees of the Calcutta High Court continued to cease work
demanding pay revision, an advocate today filed a PIL at the residence of
Chief Justice …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/ceasework-continues-lawyer-files-plea-against-strike/686959/>

Stop goods trains at night, say experts

Times of India

Banerjee filed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in 2000 against the
railway’s move to convert the meter-gauge line into broad gauge one. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata-/Stop-goods-trains-at-night-say-experts/articleshow/6616613.cms>

SC approached for deferring Commonwealth Games

Economic Times

Earlier, Agrawal had filed the PIL seeking a CBI inquiry into alleged
corruption in the management of the Commonwealth Games and removal of its
Organising …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/et-cetera/SC-approached-for-deferring-Commonwealth-Games/articleshow/6615266.cms>

FOB collapse victims file suit in HC

Times of India

NEW DELHI: A suit for damages was filed in the Delhi high court on Thursday
by an NGO on behalf of victims of the foot overbridge collapse on Tuesday
at the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/FOB-collapse-victims-file-suit-in-HC/articleshow/6616275.cms>

Nithya case: CID submits documents to HC

Express Buzz

BANGALORE: The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) produced a CD and
documents pertaining to Swami Nithyananda’s case in the High Court on
Thursday. …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/bangalore/nithya-case-cid-submits-documents-to-hc/209534.html>

AC bus service for HC lawyers

Times of India

A formal communication in this regard was conveyed before the single bench,
led by Justice Hemant Gupta of the HC, by UT senior standing counsel Sanjay

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/AC-bus-service-for-HC-lawyers-/articleshow/6617599.cms>

Pilerne panel to move HC over enrolment of voters

Times of India

PANAJI: The Pilerne Citizen’s Forum (PCF) has demanded that no elections
should be held in Goa until voters are enrolled into the state electoral
rolls …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/Pilerne-panel-to-move-HC-over-enrolment-of-voters/articleshow/6616300.cms>

HC notice to BCI on right to information Act

Times of India

PATNA: A division bench of the Patna high court comprising Chief Justice
Rekha Manharlal Doshit and Justice Jyoti Saran on Thursday issued a notice
to the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/patna/HC-notice-to-BCI-on-right-to-information-Act/articleshow/6617641.cms>

CG Road shop-owners to move HC on demolition order

Indian Express

The protesting shop-owners on CG Road have decided to move the Gujarat High
Court asking it to reconsider the order on demolitions. The shop-owners
took out …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/CG-Road-shop-owners-to-move-HC-on-demolition-order/686983/>

Let authorities decide on automatic doors in buses: HC

Times of India

CHENNAI: The plea for installing automatic doors in all buses in the state
is a matter to be considered by the transport authorities, the Madras high
court …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Let-authorities-decide-on-automatic-doors-in-buses-HC/articleshow/6616487.cms>

HC asks BMC to look into issue of dirty beaches

Times of India

MUMBAI: The Bombay high court on Thursday directed the deputy municipal
commissioner to submit a report outlining the measures taken to clean up
the stretch …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/HC-asks-BMC-to-look-into-issue-of-dirty-beaches/articleshow/6616536.cms>

HC stay on GO allows schools to charge high fees

Times of India

CHENNAI: Disappointed with the high court verdict staying the government
order asking schools to abide by the Justice Govindarajan Fee Committee’s

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/HC-stay-on-GO-allows-schools-to-charge-high-fees/articleshow/6616493.cms>

Out-of-court alimony settlement, not final: HC

Times of India

AHMEDABAD: A settlement outside the court of law during divorce has no
value as far as a wife’s right to alimony is concerned. Gujarat high court
has ruled …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Out-of-court-alimony-settlement-not-final-HC/articleshow/6616323.cms>

HC orders SSP to probe lawyer manhandling by cops

Times of India

PATNA: Patna high court on Thursday directed SSP, Patna, to inquire into
the alleged manhandling of lawyer Rakesh Kumar Kenedy by some policemen
after he …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/patna/HC-orders-SSP-to-probe-lawyer-manhandling-by-cops/articleshow/6616407.cms>

Don’t use lecturers for two shifts, orders HC

Deccan Chronicle

Sept. 23: Justice Nooty Ramamohana Rao of the AP High Court on Thursday
made it clear to the engineering colleges that teaching faculty should not
be used …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/hyderabad/don%E2%80%99t-use-lecturers-two-shifts-orders-hc-743>

Balaji Fertilizers knocks the doors of HC

Times of India

HYDERABAD:The management of Balaji Fertilizers Limited of Kadapa has
knocked the doors of the AP High Court on Thursday urging the court to
quash the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/Balaji-Fertilizers-knocks-the-doors-of-HC/articleshow/6616213.cms>

HC dismisses writs on LU BEd entrance result

Times of India

ALLAHABAD: The Allahabad High Court dismissed a bunch of writ petitions
seeking direction for the Lucknow University to declare the result of the
candidates …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/HC-dismisses-writs-on-LU-BEd-entrance-result/articleshow/6616223.cms>

‘Action by HC Chief justice in Maya case arbitrary’

Hindustan Times

HT had reported on Monday that Justice Pradeep Kant, the seniormost judge
at the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad HC, had been suddenly divested of the
case …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Action-by-HC-Chief-justice-in-Maya-case-arbitrary/Article1-603888.aspx>

Bus owners move HC against student concession

Express Buzz

KOCHI: The Kerala Private Bus Owners Federation (KPBOF) on Thursday filed a
petition before the Kerala High Court seeking to quash the state
government’s …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/kochi/bus-owners-move-hc-against-student-concession/209485.html>

Juhu plot: HC asks chief secretary to file reply

Hindustan Times

The state government’s action of de-reserving plot in Juhu meant for police
housing scheme and allotting it to a private builder has come under the
scanner …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Juhu-plot-HC-asks-chief-secretary-to-file-reply/Article1-603982.aspx>

Non-pensioners entitled to MH facilities: AFT

Times of India

CHANDIGARH: The Chandigarh bench of the Armed Forces Tribunal (AFT) has
ruled that all the retired Army officers who are non-pensioners will be
entitled to …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/Non-pensioners-entitled-to-MH-facilities-AFT-/articleshow/6617568.cms>

Kandhamal: nun fails to appear before trial court

The Hindu

Even as the fourth phase of recording statements of witnesses and
complainant in the Kandhamal rape case began here at the designated trial
court on …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article791143.ece>

CCI to DLF: Don’t cancel allotments of apartments

Indian Express

Providing some relief to apartment buyers of DLF Ltd, the Competition
Commission of India (CCI) today passed an interim order against the real
estate …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/CCI-to-DLF–Don-t-cancel-allotments-of-apartments/686347>

Ennore-Manali Road Project likely to get Cabinet nod by Dec

MSN India

It should get the CCI”s nod by December,” Shipping Minister GK Vasan told
PTI. The project covers four roads in the industrial hub of north Chennai
— the …

<http://news.in.msn.com/business/article.aspx?cp-documentid=4419923>

Study of Cartel Case Laws….

Despite this, several cases were tried under the MRTP Act, with mixed
results. … derive relevant learnings for the Competition Commission of
India (CCI) …

<http://www.cuts-ccier.org/CARTEL/index.htm>

The Hindu : Andhra Pradesh / Hyderabad News : NHRC asks State to …

HYDERABAD: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has directed the State government to take appropriate action to address the concerns of pollution in

NHRC asks Delhi govt to take action on Dengue | NHRC asks Delhi …

NHRC asks Delhi govt to take action on Dengue. NHRC asks Delhi govt to take action on Dengue. weeks.The Commission issued a notice in this regard to the

HRD House panel defers scrutiny of bill for checking educational malpractices

Economic Times

The educational tribunal bill was deferred on the last day of the monsoon session of Parliament after opposition from even Congress MPs.

RCom moves TDSAT challenging disconnection notice by BSNL

Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Anil Ambani group company Reliance Communication has approached telecom tribunal TDSAT, seeking a stay on the disconnection notice issued by

Set up tribunal or commission to probe charges: Iyer

IBNLive.com

PTI | 08:09 PM,Sep 23,2010 Kochi, Sept 23 (PTI): Former Supreme Court Judge VR Krishna Iyer today demanded setting up of a tribunal or commission to probe

LEGAL NEWS 23.09.2010

‘Hire upright, honest judges to change corrupt judiciary image’

Times of India

“Upright and honest judicial officers are needed not only to bolster the
image of the judiciary in the eyes of the litigants but also to sustain the
culture …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Hire-upright-honest-judges-to-change-corrupt-judiciary-image/articleshow/6610252.cms>

Swastika Mukherjee admits her dowry harassment allegations were false

Forestlaneshul

The confession, apart from sending gossip mills in overdrive, also sheds
light on the Indian Penal Code which leaves the door for such a
heavy-handed charge …

<http://www.forestlaneshul.com/swastika-mukherjee-admits-her-dowry-harassment-allegations-were-false-9650.html>

Nagpur Bench to finally hear Mallika Sherawat’s case on Oct. 19

Law et al. Media

… had issued summons to her to defend herself from the allegations that
she has committed offences under section 292(2)(c) of the Indian Penal
Code. …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2359>

India‘s Notorious Section 498A: Divorce Law as Criminal Law: SC …

By Blogaholic

She also filed Case Crime No.131 of 1991 under Section 498-A of the Indian
Penal Code, 1860 (IPC) against the appellant and his family members in the
Police Station, Choubeypur, Varanasi. The appellant preferred Revision
No.330/95 in …

<http://498aterminator.blogspot.com/2010/09/sc-divorce-granted-by-panchayat-is.html>

BS People: Shanti Bhushan

Business Standard

And he — along with lawyer-son Prashant Bhushan — has been the bugbear
of the judiciary for nearly three decades. Bhushan’s application to join
Prashant …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/bs-people-shanti-bhushan/408882/>

Court sets final date on council

Calcutta Telegraph

22: The Shillong bench of Gauhati High Court today heard the writ petition
filed by the NCP challenging the Meghalaya government for placing the Garo
Hills …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1100923/jsp/northeast/story_12969931.jsp>

Managements told to publish students’ marks

The Hindu
Justice Antony Dominic issued the directive when a writ petition filed by
Aysha Haleema Mandoth of Kozhikode came up for hearing. …

<http://www.hindu.com/2010/09/23/stories/2010092357670100.htm>

Supreme Court reserves judgement on BCCI’s conflict of interest

Yahoo! Eurosport UK

Muthiah against the board’s constitutional amendment that permitted then
treasurer N Srinivasan to bid for the Chennai Super Kings in 2008. …

<http://uk.eurosport.yahoo.com/22092010/28/supreme-court-reserves-judgement-bcci-039-s-conflict-interest.html>

Ragging has to be treated as a crime

Times of India

When I filed a PIL in Calcutta high court in 1995-96 against ragging,
seeking an order against such heinous crimes, people were surprised because
that was …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata-/Ragging-has-to-be-treated-as-a-crime/articleshow/6609817.cms>

Haryana opens homes for runaway couples

Indian Express

… during the resumed hearing of a public interest litigation (PIL) filed
by one Asha, a resident of Haryana demanding protection for runaway
couples. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/haryana-opens-homes-for-runaway-couples/686406/>

All steps will be taken to ensure peace: Karnataka govt to high court

Daily News & Analysis

A division bench comprising chief justice JS Khehar and justice Manjula
Chellur disposed the PIL after getting the government’s assurance. …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/bangalore/report_all-steps-will-be-taken-to-ensure-peace-karnataka-govt-to-high-court_1441776>

Man who shot four of family dead

Indian Express

Issuing notice to the NCT government and the DDA, the court sought their
reply by December 8 on a PIL alleging that the bus depot at Millennium Park
was …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Citybriefs/686417/>

Explain tatkal irregularities: Madras HC to chief passport officer

Times of India

In his PIL, Veera Rajendran, an approved travel agent, questioned the
legality of a December 23, 2006 notification amending the Passport Rules
1999, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Explain-tatkal-irregularities-Madras-HC-to-chief-passport-officer/articleshow/6609632.cms>

SC breather for ex-DGP in SS fund scam

I Government

One Jitin Sahni, a Delhi resident, had filed a PIL in the apex court
seeking CBI probe into the misuse of SS fund by the police heads of various
States. …

<http://www.igovernment.in/site/sc-breather-ex-dgp-ss-fund-scam-38449>

PPCB told to examine function of STPs

Times of India

The directions were made by a division bench headed by chief justice Mukul
Mudgal and justice Ajay Tewari during the resumed hearing of a PIL filed by

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ludhiana/PPCB-told-to-examine-function-of-STPs/articleshow/6609022.cms>

Suresh Kalmadi

By apknews

Elsewhere, the Humour Association of Writers (HAW) filed a PIL in the
Supreme Court accusing the New Delhi Commonwealth Organising Authorities of
following unfair trade practices and making them redundant. ‘What we think
up as spoofs …

<http://www.apknews.com/09/suresh-kalmadi.html>

SC directs ICICI bank to release Jermyn Capital money

Economic Times

NEW DELHI: The Supreme court on Wednesday directed ICICI Bank to release
the money of investment firm Jermyn Capital, suspected to be one of the 50

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/banking/finance/banking/SC-directs-ICICI-bank-to-release-Jermyn-Capital-money/articleshow/6608990.cms>

Over 50000 criminals convicted in Nitish-era Bihar

Sify

Patna: Justice delayed is justice denied, but once crime-prone Bihar is
setting an example by conducting speedy trials. Over 50000 criminals,
including …

<http://sify.com/news/over-50-000-criminals-convicted-in-nitish-era-bihar-news-national-kjxmkgdiffc.html>

Petition challenges SEZ Act saying fertile land is taken away

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:09 AM,Sep 23,2010 The petition argued that in case of acquisition
of land under MIDC the property was vested in the state while under SEZ Act
the …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/petition-challenges-sez-act-saying-fertile-land-is-taken-away/346256.html>

Ensure labourer safety or go to jail: HC

Indian Express

Expressing its concern over the collapse of a foot overbridge outside
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Tuesday, which left 27 workers injured, the
Delhi High …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/ensure-labourer-safety-or-go-to-jail-hc/686435/>

HC rejects BMS’ plea on sale of hepatitis B generic by Ranbaxy

Economic Times

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court (HC) has turned down Bristol-Myers Squibb’s
(BMS) request to temporarily stop Ranbaxy from selling its generic version
of …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/Pharmaceuticals/articleshow/6609990.cms>

HC hikes compensation for injured labourers

Times of India

The order came after HC observed the grievous nature of injuries – four of
the 27 labourers who were injured in the Tuesday mishap continue to be
critical …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/HC-hikes-compensation-for-injured-labourers/articleshow/6609982.cms>

HC staff goes on indefinite strike

Indian Express
Employees sit on an indefinite strike in front of the Calcutta High Court
on Wednesday. The indefinite strike called by the High Court employees
demanding …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC-staff-goes-on-indefinite-strike/686452/>

HC asks govt, local leaders to be proactive

Times of India

NAGPUR: The high court has brushed aside MCI’s objections and passed an
order favouring admissions to 100 seats in IGGMC. The order reads, “we
however …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/HC-asks-govt-local-leaders-to-be-proactive/articleshow/6610636.cms>

HC allows missing girl to go with parents

Express Buzz

CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has permitted Logeswari (22), allegedly
abducted by Korangu Viji of Villianur in Puducherry, to go with her
parents. …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/hc-allows-missing-girl-to-go-with-parents/209276.html>

Penalty worth Rs 2 lakh on StanChart Bank set aside by HC

Rupee Times

By Vaibhav Aggarwal A fine worth Rs 2 lakh which was imposed on UK based
lender, Standard Chartered Bank by Enforcement Directorate has been set
aside by …

<http://www.rupeetimes.com/news/personal_loan/penalty_worth_rs_2_lakh_on_stanchart_bank_set_aside_by_hc_4262.html>

Don’t operate M’lore airport without licence renewal: HC

Times of India

BANGALORE: The high court on Wednesday directed the Airports Authority of
India (AAI) and the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to inform it
by …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/Dont-operate-Mlore-airport-without-licence-renewal-HC/articleshow/6609560.cms>

Gujarat HC asks Centre to compensate 2002 riot victims

Indian Express

The HC directed the state to take a decision with regard to compassionate
appointment of the dependents of the victims in the state services or state
public …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/gujarat-hc-asks-centre-to-compensate-2002-riot-victims/686348/>

HC orders CBI to investigate trader’s murder

Times of India

CHANDIGARH: The probe regarding the sensational murder of Sham Mall owner
Amarjit Singh was transferred to the Central Bureau of Investigation on
Tuesday in …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/HC-orders-CBI-to-investigate-traders-murder/articleshow/6609707.cms>

Provide details of Rs 377 cr spent on Buddha Nallah: HC to Punjab

Indian Express
The Punjab government has been asked to “give breakup of the expenditure
and manner of its spending” on the cleaning of Buddha Nallah in Ludhiana.

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/provide-details-of-rs-377-cr-spent-on-buddha-nallah-hc-to-punjab/686405/>

Orissa HC disallows prayer of Kandhamal nun

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:09 PM,Sep 22,2010 Cuttack, Sept 22 (PTI) The Orissa High Court
today disallowed the prayer of a nun who was raped during the 2008
Kandhamal …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/orissa-hc-disallows-prayer-of-kandhamal-nun/344517.html>

Josan to continue as principal but can’t take decisions: HC

Times of India

CHANDIGARH: Giving some respite to the ‘suspended’ principal of Sector
10-based DAV College, Punjab and Haryana High Court has on Wednesday
directed the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/Josan-to-continue-as-principal-but-cant-take-decisions-HC/articleshow/6609622.cms>

Appoint selected candidates: HC to AAI

Hindustan Times

Delhi High Court has directed the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to
issue letter of appointment to candidates selected for the posts of Manager
(ATC) …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Appoint-selected-candidates-HC-to-AAI/Article1-603575.aspx>

HC seeks lower court”s report on Lankan minister”s plea

IBNLive.com

PTI | 11:09 PM,Sep 22,2010 Chennai, Sept 22 (PTI) The Madras High Court
today sought a report from a lower court pertaining to a 1994 order
declaring Sri …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-seeks-lower-courts-report-on-lankan-ministers-plea/344559.html>

Construction of proposed Museum near Khandagiri cave challenged in Orissa HC

Law et al. Media

The Orissa High Court Wednesday issued notice to the state government on
felling of trees for the proposed Handloom and Handicraft museum site near
the …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2363>

P&H HC extends stay to Preity Zinta & Ors in Companies Act violation case

Law et al. Media
The Punjab and Haryana High Court Wednesday extended the stay on the
bailable warrant issued against famous bollywood actress and co-owner of
IPL team Kings …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2362>

Employees prohibited to join political parties, asserts HC

The Hindu

PTI The Madras High Court bench here has held that government employees
could be prohibited from being members of political parties and it would
not amount …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Madurai/article776955.ece>

HC pulls up registry

Deccan Herald

A Division Bench of the Karnataka High Court on Wednesday pulled up the
Registry for not following the procedure in listing delay condonation
applications. …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/98842/hc-pulls-up-registry.html>

SC asks HC to resolve Montblanc-ADD pen dispute in 3 mnths

MSN India

New Delhi, Sep 22 (PTI) The Supreme Court has directed the Delhi High Court
to decide the dispute between German luxury brand Montblanc Simplo GMBH and

<http://news.in.msn.com/business/article.aspx?cp-documentid=4415250>

HC fines man for plea on Dhobi Ghat

By Bollywood Staff

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday fined a petitioner Rs 25000 for filing a
“frivolous” litigation, seeking a direction to Aamir Khan to change the
name of his movie, Dhobi Ghat, the directorial debut of his wife Kiran Rao
likely.

<http://bollywoodwire.com/news/hc-fines-man-for-plea-on-dhobi-ghat/>

Court castigates teacher

The Hindu

Gowda had moved the Supreme Court on an appeal challenging the seven-year
sentence imposed on him by the Karnataka High Court in 2004, which
convicted him …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article777551.ece>

Court issues summons to retired Gujarat DGP

Sify

… the court had ordered inquiry under section 156 (3) of the Criminal
Procedure Code, which was challenged in the Gujarat High Court, but the HC
rejected …

<http://sify.com/news/court-issues-summons-to-retired-gujarat-dgp-news-national-kjxakfeiicf.html>

Justice Sirpurkar recuses from Dinakaran inquiry panel

Law et al. Media

He also declined the Supreme Court Collegium’s advice to go on leave. The
Colleguim then recommended his transfer as Chief Justice of High Court of
Sikkim.

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2364>

Court flays Gujarat’s land acquisition, allotment policy

Sify

Gandhinagar, Sep 22 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court has criticised the state
government for having different yardsticks for acquiring land from citizens
and …

<http://sify.com/news/court-flays-gujarat-s-land-acquisition-allotment-policy-news-national-kjwwEchjhhh.html>

Tribunal allows petition ensuring enhanced pension for Majors

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:09 PM,Sep 22,2010 New Delhi, Sep 22 (PTI) Removing anomalies of
the Sixth Pay Commission, the Armed Forces Tribunal has allowed a petition
which …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/tribunal-allows-petition-ensuring-enhanced-pension-for-majors/344481.html>

IPS promotion clampdown puts govt in a quandary

Times of India

The then IG, armed police, Anil Kumar and IG planning RJS Nalwa filed the
petition claiming they were superseded and the promotions were effected
violating …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata-/IPS-promotion-clampdown-puts-govt-in-a-quandary/articleshow/6609846.cms>

MAHITI ADHIKAR GUJARAT PAHEL: Don’t brush aside RTI pleas: CIC

By MAGP

Don’t brush aside RTI pleas: CIC. Tanu Sharma; Indian Express; Thu Sep 23
2010 ;. Widening the ambit of the RTI Act, the Central Information
Commission has told the 22 “exempted” security and intelligence
agencies to be “careful” while …

<http://mahitiadhikar.blogspot.com/2010/09/dont-brush-aside-rti-pleas-cic.html>

Don’t cancel allotments, probe will continue: CCI to DLF

Indian Express

Realty major DLF has been directed by competition watchdog CCI not to
cancel allotments for its upcoming luxury residential projects in Gurgaon,

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Don–t-cancel-allotments–probe-will-continue–CCI-to-DLF/686105>

LTTE ban: Vaiko plea rejected

Indian Express

The special tribunal headed by a High Court judge to examine the legality of the extension of a ban on Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), on Wednesday

NCW seeks report from police, Delhi Metro in alleged harassment …

NCW seeks report from police, Delhi Metro in alleged harassment case [Delhi] from Times of India, The provided by Find Articles at BNET.

Assam complies with NHRC order, pays Rs.10 lakh as relief to …

Free Online Library: Assam complies with NHRC order, pays Rs.10 lakh as relief to police firing victims kin. by “Asian News International”; News,

LEGAL NEWS 22.09.2010

Plea for deferment of Ayodhya verdict filed in SC

Deccan Herald

With just two days left for the verdict on Ayodhya title suit dispute, a
petition was filed in the Supreme Court today seeking deferment of the
judgement …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/98580/plea-deferment-ayodhya-verdict-filed.html>

Cong to look into reported praise of TRS president Rao

IBNLive.com

PTI | 05:09 PM,Sep 21,2010 Talking about the immersion of thousands of
Ganesh idols in Andhra Pradesh tomorrow and the Allahabad High Court
judgement on …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/cong-to-look-into-reported-praise-of-trs-president-rao/340601.html>

Ronen Sen: Implications of the N-Liability Act

Business Standard

One of the significant factors was the perceived US double standards, in
the wake of the court judgement on the Bhopal gas leak tragedy, which
coincided …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/ronen-sen-implicationsthe-n-liability-act/408725/>

Relief for Maya as SC stays HC order on panchayat polls

Indian Express

To this end, the HC had ordered the number of seats for chairpersons
(pradhans) in Scheduled Caste category be correspondingly reduced to
accommodate their …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Relief-for-Maya-as-SC-stays-HC-order-on-panchayat-polls/685626>

Municipal corporators are public servants: HC

Indian Express

Muncipal corporators also come under the definition of public servant as
defined under the Prevention of Corruption Act (PCRA) and are liable to be

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Municipal-corporators-are-public-servants–HC/685763>

Tender evaluation: HC restrains transport dept

Express Buzz

CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has restrained the Transport Secretary and
the Commissioner from altering, varying or modifying the tender evaluation
process …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/tender-evaluation-hc-restrains-transport-dept/208901.html>

HC relief to student

Times of India

PATNA: The Patna High Court on Tuesday directed the Bihar School
Examination Board to file in two weeks a counter affidavit to a writ
petition of Priyanka …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/patna/HC-relief-to-student-/articleshow/6603322.cms>

HC confirms death for child rapist

Times of India

CHENNAI: The Madras high court on Tuesday confirmed the death sentence
awarded to a 35-year-old man convicted of raping and murdering a
nine-year-old girl …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/HC-confirms-death-for-child-rapist/articleshow/6603174.cms>

SC clears decks for Haj pilgrimage, sets aside Kerala HC order

Hindustan Times

PTI Setting aside a Kerala High Court order, the Supreme Court today gave
the green signal to the Centre to arrange for the Haj pilgrimage, …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/SC-clears-decks-for-Haj-pilgrimage-sets-aside-Kerala-HC-order/Article1-603018.aspx>

Technicians can’t run pathology lab: HC

Times of India

AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat High Court has ruled that technicians can’t run
pathology laboratories independently because they are not qualified
pathologists. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Technicians-cant-run-pathology-lab-HC/articleshow/6603231.cms>

Army major moves HC to tie knot with US-based NRI

Indian Express

A serving Indian Army major has moved the Bombay High Court seeking
permission to marry a US-based NRI after the Army authorities did not
respond to his …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Army-major-moves-HC-to-tie-knot-with-US-based-NRI/685761>

HC directs CID to file affidavit in Nityananda case

IBNLive.com

PTI | 09:09 PM,Sep 21,2010 Bangalore, Sep 21 (PTI) Karnataka High Court
today directed Criminal Investigation Department (CID), probing the
criminal charges …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-directs-cid-to-file-affidavit-in-nityananda-case/341194.html>

HC quashes appointment of medical officers, calls selections ‘arbitrary’

Indian Express

In an embarrassment for the Jalandhar Municipal Corporation, the Punjab and
Haryana High Court has ruled that selection of four ayurvedic medical
officers …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-quashes-appointment-of-medical-officers-calls-selections-arbitrary/685558/>


Sohrabuddin case : HC grants anticipatory bail to two absconders

Gujarat Global.com

The HC granted bail to Ajay Patel and Yashpal Chudasma who have been
declared absconders as despite repeated warrants did not turn up before the
CBI for …

<http://www.gujaratglobal.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=2228&Itemid=38>

HC issues notices on residential scheme for scribes

MSN India

Jaipur, Sep 21 (PTI) The Rajasthan High Court has issued notices to
concerned government functionaries in connection with cancellation of the
second phase …

<http://news.in.msn.com/national/article.aspx?cp-documentid=4410836>

Paternity suit against Tiwari: HC reserves order on DNA test

Hindustan Times

PTI The Delhi High Court today reserved its order on the plea of a young
man seeking its direction for a DNA test on ND Tiwari to prove his claim
that he …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Paternity-suit-against-Tiwari-HC-reserves-order-on-DNA-test/Article1-602999.aspx>

Runaway bride’s father tells HC he’s ready

Indian Express

Finally, the father of a runaway bride today offered to accept her marriage
but under condition that the couple return to Uttar Pradesh so that he can
marry …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Runaway-bride-s-father-tells-HC-he-s-ready/685698/>

HC relief to over 3000 students of IP university

Asian Age

In a major relief to more than three thousand students pursuing their
technical and other professional courses, the Delhi high court on Tuesday
directed …

<http://www.asianage.com/delhi/hc-relief-over-3000-students-ip-university-025>

Ensure quarters are built, HC to BBMP

Times of India

BANGALORE: The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday directed the BBMP to ensure
the immediate construction of 1640 quarters for the Economically Weaker
Sections …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/Ensure-quarters-are-built-HC-to-BBMP/articleshow/6603297.cms>

State to submit fee payment plan to HC

Deccan Chronicle

Hyderabad, Sept 21: The state government will submit to the AP High Court a
schedule for reimbursement of tuition fees to private professional
colleges. …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/hyderabad/state-submit-fee-payment-plan-hc-092>

Don’t speculate till you get Ayodhya order copy: HC to media

Indian Express

Lucknow: The Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court, set to pronounce the
judgement in the Ayodhya title suit, has asked the media not to speculate
about the …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/comments/dont-spec…/685517/>

HC notice to woman on appeal against abatement case acquittal

MSN India

New Delhi, Sep 21 (PTI) The Delhi High Court today sought response from a
woman on an appeal challenging a trial court order acquitting her in a case
of …

<http://news.in.msn.com/national/article.aspx?cp-documentid=4410669>

Bangalore: Recruitment Scam – HC Suggests Serving of Notices to Employees

Daijiworld.com

Bangalore, Sep 21: On Monday September 20, the High Court (HC) bench, which
has been hearing the writ petition filed in the recruit scam in Hassan and

<http://www.daijiworld.com/news/news_disp.asp?n_id=86115&n_tit=Bangalore%3A+Recruitment+Scam+%96+HC+Suggests+Serving+of+Notices+to+Employees>

For Indian Rape Laws, Change Is Slow to Come

New York Times
… less noticed but telling were the routine police reports filed around
the country of alleged crimes under Section 354 of the Indian Penal Code,

<http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/22/world/asia/22iht-letter.html>

Businessman held for drink driving gets bail

Hindustan Times

Walia has been booked for rash and negligent driving and causing grievous
hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others of the Indian
Penal Code …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Businessman-held-for-drink-driving-gets-bail/Article1-603193.aspx>

Salem can be tried for offences inviting death penalty: Supreme Court

The apex court added that there was nothing wrong if the various provisions
under TADA and the Indian Penal Code (IPC) were invoked against him. …

<http://newstrackindia.com/newsdetails/178959>

Lalit Modi moves Supreme Court for stay of BCCI disciplinary proceedings

The Hindu

Lalit Modi on Tuesday moved the Supreme Court seeking an interim stay on
the disciplinary proceedings pending against him before the Board of
Control for …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article740797.ece>

SC admits plea for deferment of HC’s Ayodhya verdict

Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to hear plea for deferment
of Allahabad High Court’s Ayodhya verdict. The hearing is scheduled at 2pm.

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Today-last-bid-to-defer-Ayodhya-verdict/articleshow/6602545.cms>

SC saves Centre of Haj embarrassment, clears flight of 45000 pilgrims

Times of India

… pilgrims to Saudi Arabia, a beleaguered Centre rushed to the SC through
advocate Harish Beeran saying this would jeopardise the entire Haj
operations, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-saves-Centre-of-Haj-embarrassment-clears-flight-of-45000-pilgrims/articleshow/6601895.cms>

SC reserves verdict in Srinivasan case

Calcutta Telegraph

New Delhi: The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, asked the Board of Control for
Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary N. Srinivasan to explain whether it could
ignore …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1100922/jsp/sports/story_12966682.jsp>

Babri Masjid verdict: Will there be justice for all?

Economic Times

… build the temple at the disputed site), when a section of the middle
class and poor worried about apparent denial of justice to the majority
community. …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics/nation/Babri-Masjid-verdict-Will-there-be-justice-for-all/articleshow/6604334.cms>

Ahead of TN polls, Vaiko bats for LTTE in court

Hindustan Times

Vaiko, who has a long history of support for the Tamil Tigers, appeared
before special tribunal, headed by Delhi High Court Justice Vikramjit Sen,

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Ahead-of-TN-polls-Vaiko-bats-for-LTTE-in-court/Article1-603109.aspx>

PTC moves apex court against Jaypee on power purchase deal

Financial Express

Challenging the Delhi High Court judgment that dismissed its plea, PTC
sought stay on termination of PPA by JKHCL. Besides, it wanted to restrain
JKHCL from …

<http://www.financialexpress.com/news/PTC-moves-apex-court-against-Jaypee-on-power-purchase-deal/685540/>

HC notices to 9 entities on lawyers’ stir

Central Chronicle

Rajasthan High Court today issued notices to 9 entities, including the
State government, on a public interest litigation(PIL) requesting the court
to …

<http://www.centralchronicle.com/viewnews.asp?articleID=47844>

HC refuses to restrain media from covering Ayodhya issue

TwoCircles.net

Earlier, a local lawyer Prince Lenin had filed a PIL pleading before the
court to issue directives to electronic and print media to refrain them
from …

<http://twocircles.net/?q=2010sep21/hc_refuses_restrain_media_covering_ayodhya_issue.html>

Punjab: Rs 377 cr spent to clean Buddha Nallah

Indian Express

The public interest litigation (PIL) is to come up for resumed hearing on
Wednesday before a division bench comprising Chief Justice Mukul Mudgal and

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/punjab-rs-377-cr-spent-to-clean-buddha-nallah/685605/>

GHMC officials leave corporators high and dry

Express Buzz

… PIL filed in the state Human Rights Commission on development of
footpaths and pedestrian crossings, utilisation of GHMC sports complexes at
Ameerpet, …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/hyderabad/ghmc-officials-leave-corporators-high-and-dry/208867.html>

CAT rejection of four IPS officers’ promotion in High Court

Indian Express
Hearing an appeal filed by the state government challenging the order of
the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT), the High Court today stayed a
part of …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/cat-rejection-of-four-ips-officers-promotion-in-high-court/685708/>

Facing flak from court, police transfer case to women’s cell

Times of India

They will also write to the Child Welfare Committee (CWC) to assign an
independent member who will assist the investigations, claimed sources in
the central …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Facing-flak-from-court-police-transfer-case-to-womens-cell/articleshow/6603739.cms>

Ramalinga Raju seeks postponement of trial

Express Buzz

… 21st Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate court to postpone the
trial until the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) completes it’s
investigation. …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/hyderabad/ramalinga-raju-seeks-postponement-of-trial/208935.html>

Sawant, Andhale to face trial in stamp paper scam

Times of India

The trial in the biggest stamp paper scam will resume with the state law
and judiciary department, in consultation with the Bombay High Court
appointing the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Sawant-Andhale-to-face-trial-in-stamp-paper-scam/articleshow/6603135.cms>

Delay in issuing stamp for RTI application fee

Hindustan Times

At present, a person has to either use a postal order or deposit Rs 10 in
cash with the concerned department to get “CIC has received recommendation
to make …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Delay-in-issuing-stamp-for-RTI-application-fee/Article1-603245.aspx>

LEGAL NEWS 21.09.2010

Ex-Miss World settles eviction case with bank

Times of India

The bank moved the Debt Recovery Tribunal (DRT) against Harmonics and
Sanjivani to recover the loan by selling the flat. A notice addressed to
Sanjivani was …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Ex-Miss-World-settles-eviction-case-with-bank/articleshow/6587773.cms>

Why delay in Afzal’s mercy plea, asks CIC

Times of India

NEW DELHI: The CIC has directed the office of Delhi’s lieutenant governor
to make public the reasons for delay in deciding the mercy petition of
Parliament …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Why-delay-in-Afzals-mercy-plea-asks-CIC/articleshow/6596365.cms>

Govt doesn’t have any ’84 riot probe reports

Hindustan Times

With no satisfactory replies, Mander approached the Central Information
Commission (CIC). “It appears that a number of Commissions have made hay
on the …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Govt-doesn-t-have-any-84-riot-probe-reports/Article1-602728.aspx>

CIC seeks info on Anderson’s safe passage | Deccan Chronicle …

The Central Information Commission (CIC) has told the ministry of external
affairs (MEA) to provide information on the alleged safe passage promised
to …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/national/cic-seeks-info-anderson%E2%80%99s-safe-passage-562>

Court vacates stay on Sajjan Kumar’s trial

The Hindu

Allowing the trial court to proceed against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in
the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, registered in the Delhi cantonment
pertaining to …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article738656.ece>

Arun Gawali’s bail plea dismissed by Supreme Court

Law et al. Media

Rejecting the bail plea by Arun Gulab Gawli, the alleged criminal turned
politician Supreme Court today directed the trial court to conduct his
trial on day …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=2335>

As Gulberg trial nears end, judge wants to visit massacre site on October 2 …

Indian Express

The special fast-track court conducting the trial of the 2002 Gulberg
Society massacre case is expected to visit the scene of crime on October 2.

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/As-Gulberg-trial-nears-end–judge-wants-to-visit-massacre-site-on-October-2-for-spot-inspection/685067/>

Bombay HC refuses to wait further for Kasab’s appeal against trial …

By Sakshi

Mumbai, Sep. 19 : The Bombay High Court on Monday said it would proceed
with confirmation of death sentence from October 11 or 18, as it could not
wait further for Ajmal Kasab to file an appeal against the trial court’s
order sentencing …

<http://www.indiatalkies.com/2010/09/bombay-hc-refuses-wait-kasabs-appeal-trial-court-order.html>

‘Baig stayed in touch with other accused via e-mail’

Mid-Day

Baig’s counsel Advocate A Rehman said, “If the ATS has evidence of Baig
procuring fake documents, then why no forgery sections of the Indian Penal
Code were …

<http://www.mid-day.com/news/2010/sep/210910-ATS-interrogationp-Himayat-Baig-German-Bakery-Blast.htm>

10-year RI for raping child

The Hindu

… and sexually assaulted her on January 1, 2006. He has also been
convicted of offences punishable under Sections 452 and 342 of the Indian
Penal Code.

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article738771.ece>

Stay on Amar Singh’s arrest extended till October 28

Times of India

The order was passed by a Division Bench comprising justices Vineet Saran
and YC Gupta on a writ petition filed by Singh who was himself present in
the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Stay-on-Amar-Singhs-arrest-extended-till-October-28/articleshow/6594256.cms>

Horticulture graduates cannot equate themselves with graduates in agriculture …

The Hindu

Justice K. Chandru made the observation while dismissing a batch of writ
petitions filed by horticulture graduates challenging a notification issued
by the …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Madurai/article738746.ece>

Woman unable to choose between parents, husband

Express Buzz

… who was produced before a division bench comprising Justice M
Chockalingam and Justice M Sathyanarayanan, following a habeas corpus writ
petition by her …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/woman-unable-to-choose-between-parents-husband/208671.html>

Govt: Surrender bogus ration cards or face prosecution

NetIndian

… while hearing a writ petition, directed that a warning be issued asking
all the bogus card holders to surrender the cards forthwith. …

<http://netindian.in/news/2010/09/21/0007969/govt-surrender-bogus-ration-cards-or-face-prosecution>

Apex court can’t monitor country’s water supply

Deccan Herald

A bench of Chief Justice SH Kapadia and Justices KS Radhakrishnan and
Swatanter Kumar said: “The scope of the writ petition is genuine. …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/98169/apex-court-cant-monitor-countrys.html>

India‘s Notorious Section 498A: Divorce Law as Criminal Law …

By Blogaholic

Noting that the High Court should not entertain writ petitions filed by
public servants who opt to challenge the orders of the special courts’
framing penal charges against them, a single judge bench of the Delhi High
Court has sent the …

<http://498aterminator.blogspot.com/2010/09/cannot-allow-hc-writ-recourse-in.html>

HC disposes of PIL seeking ban on opinion polls on Ayodhya

Deccan Herald

The Allahabad High Court today disposed of a PIL seeking directions for
prohibiting all debates and opinion polls through SMS in the media on the
Ayodhya …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/98283/hc-disposes-pil-seeking-ban.html>

Gujarat high court dismisses 3 frivolous PILs, asks petitioners to pay costs

Daily News & Analysis

Baktarwala had filed a review petition with a plea to condone the delay of
906 days caused after his PIL was first dismissed by the court. …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_gujarat-high-court-dismisses-3-frivolous-pils-asks-petitioners-to-pay-costs_1440907>

Contempt notice issued to Delhi chief secretary, MCD chief

Sify

The PIL was filed in 2009 seeking directions to provide trained teachers,
including those qualified in sign language and Braille, for students with

<http://sify.com/news/contempt-notice-issued-to-delhi-chief-secretary-mcd-chief-news-national-kjuvubiefbj.html>

Karnataka high court intervenes in row over appointment of women officers

Daily News & Analysis

Once there is a legislation, there is need for officers,” the court
observed, while hearing a PIL filed by city resident, Veena Rai. …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/bangalore/report_karnataka-high-court-intervenes-in-row-over-appointment-of-women-officers_1440879>

Sanskriti schools to open across country

Times of India

The matter came up in course of the HC hearing a PIL regarding funding to
Delhi’s Sanskriti school. The second reason, a source said, was the
realization …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Sanskriti-schools-to-open-across-country/articleshow/6595500.cms>

PUBLIC INTEREST LITIGATION: MADE OR INTERPRETED | Real Estate SEO …

By Real Estate SEO

In Public Interest Litigation (PIL), the nature of proceedings itself does
not exactly fit into the accepted common-law framework of adversarial
litigation. The courtroom dynamics are substantially different from
ordinary civil or …

<http://seo.in-hd.com/public-interest-litigation-made-or-interpreted/>

MAHITI ADHIKAR GUJARAT PAHEL: CJ to hear plea on entry curbs in HC

By MAGP

CIC exempted from presence in PIL hearing. A division bench of the AP High
Court comprising Chief Justice Nissar Ahmad Kakru and Justice PV Sanjay
Kumar on Monday dispensed with the presence of the chief information
commissioner in a …

<http://mahitiadhikar.blogspot.com/2010/09/cj-to-hear-plea-on-entry-curbs-in-hc.html>

SC collegium considering use of blog and twitter by judges

Economic Times (blog)

While the Law Ministry made its correspondence with the Supreme Court
available to activist SC Agrawal but when he posed the same questions
before apex …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/et-cetera/SC-collegium-considering-use-of-blog-and-twitter-by-judges/articleshow/6595241.cms>

SC ‘terror’ tag on land rush

Calcutta Telegraph

New Delhi, Sept. 20: The Supreme Court today held that any land acquisition
depriving farmers of their “land, livelihood and way of life” without
following …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1100921/jsp/nation/story_12961922.jsp>

Reasons for judgment must: SC

Indian Express

Insisting that reasons must be part of every judgment, the SC asserted that
recording reasons is “a requirement for both judicial accountability and

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Reasons-for-judgment-must–SC/684934>

20 awarded life imprisonment for raping minor girl

NDTV.com

Sessions Court Judge Makarand Keskar, who delivered the judgement in the
nearly five-year-old case, imposed a fine of Rs 20000 each on the convicts.

<http://www.ndtv.com/article/cities/20-awarded-life-imprisonment-for-raping-minor-girl-53547>

Special Ayodhya bench judge goes public with dissent note

Times of India

Just four days before the special bench is to pronounce verdict in the
case, Justice DV Sharma while taking a stand which is contrary to the views
of two …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/Special-Ayodhya-bench-judge-goes-public-with-dissent-note/articleshow/6595639.cms>

HC lets Kasab depose via video link

Times of India

With the police informing the court of a ”threat perception”, a division
bench of Justice Ranjana Desai and Justice RV More said Kasab’s presence
during …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/HC-lets-Kasab-depose-via-video-link/articleshow/6596107.cms>

SIT grills ex-IPS officer MK Tandon for 8 hours

Daily News & Analysis

… by SIT member AK Malhotra, has begun another round of questioning of
the accused named in the petition filed by Zakia Jafri in the Supreme
Court. …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_sit-grills-ex-ips-officer-mk-tandon-for-8-hours_1440910>

Govt acquired 6500 acres from willing owners post-Singur: CM

Times of India

Chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee said his government acquired 6500
acres post-Singur under the Land Acquisition Act, 1894, in a bid to send
out …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata-/Govt-acquired-6500-acres-from-willing-owners-post-Singur-CM/articleshow/6595750.cms>

Adoption agency seeks HC nod to process pending cases

Times of India

It said that since the November order of the HC, CARA decided not to issue
NOCs for inter-country adoption cases put up by Preet Mandir. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Adoption-agency-seeks-HC-nod-to-process-pending-cases/articleshow/6595271.cms>

27 yrs on, sea transport project gets HC backing

Times of India
The court ruling came for a petition filed by Satyagiri Shipping Co Ltd.
The petitioner company moved the HC, after MSRDC awarded a fresh contract
to M/s …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/27-yrs-on-sea-transport-project-gets-HC-backing/articleshow/6595333.cms>

HC dismisses appeal in infant rape case

Times of India

HC ruled against him being a juvenile and finally in 1996 he was sentenced
to imprisonment for a seven-year-term. Justice Dhingra rejected Suresh’s
claim …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/HC-dismisses-appeal-in-infant-rape-case/articleshow/6595421.cms>

HC rejects plea to stay polls in Chelmsford club

Times of India

Alleging that widespread discrepancies mar the entire polling arrangements,
one SS Tayal has urged HC to stay the elections at the Chelmsford Club, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/HC-rejects-plea-to-stay-polls-in-Chelmsford-club/articleshow/6595422.cms>

Chalk out strategy for festivals: HC to state

Times of India

MUMBAI: The start of the festival season has witnessed a flood of petitions
in the Bombay high court seeking relaxation of various rules. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Chalk-out-strategy-for-festivals-HC-to-state/articleshow/6595260.cms>

HC satisfied with probe, disposes of Gupta encounter petition

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:09 PM,Sep 20,2010 Mumbai, Sep 20 (PTI) Expressing satisfaction
with the probe conducted by the Special Investigation Team, the Bombay High
Court …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-satisfied-with-probe-disposes-of-gupta-encounter-petition/338175.html>

Govt approaches SC against Bombay HC order in Star TV case

MSN India

New Delhi, Sep 20 (PTI) The government today moved the Supreme Court
against the Bombay High Court order that asked the settlement commission of
the IT …

<http://news.in.msn.com/business/article.aspx?cp-documentid=4405857>

The burden of proof

Hindustan Times

Kerala HC’s view: Weeks before the SC judgment, the Kerala High Court, in
the election petition against five-time MP Kodikkunnil Suresh, interpreted
the …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/The-burden-of-proof/Article1-602673.aspx>

Apex court grants bail to bhujia baron

Calcutta Telegraph

Agarwal’s appeal against his conviction and sentence is pending with
Calcutta High Court, which had denied him bail on July 2. …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1100921/jsp/calcutta/story_12960501.jsp>

CJ to hear plea on entry curbs on lawyers in HC

Express Buzz

HYDERABAD: The division bench of the AP High Court hearing the writ
petition related to the right of lawyers to enter the High Court premises
and steps to …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/hyderabad/cj-to-hear-plea-on-entry-curbs-on-lawyers-in-hc/208717.html>

Busy with Bombay high court case, Pune home denies care to child

Daily News & Analysis

Pune’s contentious adoption home Preet Mandir has challenged the revocation
of its licence before the Bombay high court. However, while the decision
for the …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_busy-with-bombay-high-court-case-pune-home-denies-care-to-child_1440838>

IAF seems to be in “very bad shape”, observes Tribunal

Hindustan Times

PTI It seems the Indian Air Force is in a “very bad shape” and there is
“petty-mindedness” among its authorities, the Armed Forces Tribunal
observed today …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/IAF-seems-to-be-in-very-bad-shape-observes-Tribunal/Article1-602507.aspx>

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