LEGAL NEWS 07.10.2010

Go by facts, not feelings

Hindustan Times

… the Supreme Court gave a very clear indication of when a person can be
accused of abetting suicide, as defined in Section 306 of the Indian Penal
Code. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Go-by-facts-not-feelings/Article1-609227.aspx>

 

 

 

 

 

R.K. Anand booked for graft in National Games purchases

Sify

They have been booked under provisions of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and
the Prevention of Corruption Act. The Games will be organised in the state
in …

<http://sify.com/news/r-k-anand-booked-for-graft-in-national-games-purchases-news-national-kkhaOkddbia.html>

 

 

 

 

Pay up for your honour, govt to lovers

Times of India

… also called protection centres, were recently set up to take care of
couples running away from their persecuting families who believe in the
khap writ. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/gurgaon/Pay-up-for-your-honour-govt-to-lovers/articleshow/6702383.cms>

 

 

 

 

6-week stay on Govindraju’s suspension

Deccan Herald

Govindraju had filed a writ petition in the High Court, challenging the
suspension by the Urban Development Department based on the recommendation
by the …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/102733/6-week-stay-govindrajus-suspension.html>

 

 

 

Chennai petition v foreign firms stalled further, next hearing in 2 months

Legally India

The Chennai writ petition against 31 foreign law firms has yet again been
adjourned for two months following the Government’s and Bar Council of
India’s …

<http://www.legallyindia.com/201010051379/Law-firms/chennai-petition-v-foreign-firms-stalled-further-next-hearing-in-2-months>

 

 

 

 

Tribunal shuts out LTTE sympathisers

Express Buzz

CHENNAI: Justice Vikramajit Sen of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention)
Tribunal, who is examining the validity of the Centre’s ban on LTTE,
dismissed the …

<http://expressbuzz.com/cities/chennai/tribunal-shuts-out-ltte-sympathisers/213115.html>

 

 

 

 

 

Live-in maintenance: SC reserves order

Indian Express

The SC Wednesday reserved its decision on the question, after pondering
over different forms of such relationships, like if the woman is in an
affair with a …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/livein-maintenance-sc-reserves-order/693811/>

 

 

 

 

Food entitlement act in India soon, says Swaminathan

Times of India

TORONTO: India will soon be the first country in the world “to enact a food
security entitlement act under which every family below the poverty line
will …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Food-entitlement-act-in-India-soon-says-Swaminathan/articleshow/6704463.cms>

 

 

 

 

Varying verdicts for same evidence disturbing: Ex-CBI chief

IBNLive.com

PTI | 06:10 PM,Oct 06,2010 New Delhi, Oct 6 (PTI) The Priyadarshani Mattoo
case should come as a “food for thought” for the judiciary since the same
set of …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/varying-verdicts-for-same-evidence-disturbing-excbi-chief/384200.html>

 

 

 

 

Court dismisses PIL against SRK, says one petitioner corrupt

Indian Express

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday dismissed a PIL accusing Shahrukh Khan
of violating several Development Control (DC) Rules while renovating his
bungalow …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Court-dismisses-PIL-against-SRK–says-one-petitioner-corrupt/693847/>

 

 

 

 
Maharashtra Transport department faces another PIL

Daily News & Analysis

By Sunchika Pandey | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA After a PIL questioning
the state government and transport commissioner on renewing the permits for
26000 …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_maharashtra-transport-department-faces-another-pil_1448729>

 

 

 

 
Court seeks probe reports on charges against Mumbai Congress chief

Sify

A division bench of Justice Ranjana Desai and Justice RV More gave the
directive while hearing a public interest litigation (PIL) filed by
activist Sanjay …

<http://sify.com/news/court-seeks-probe-reports-on-charges-against-mumbai-congress-chief-news-national-kkhaOFgbbii.html>

 

 

 

 
PIL filed against Mira-Bhayander auto drivers

Hindustan Times

Advocate BN Poojary has filed a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking
that the government and the transport department implement and strictly
enforce the …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/PIL-filed-against-Mira-Bhayander-auto-drivers/Article1-609373.aspx>

 

 

 

 

 

HC permission sought for dussera event at shivaji park

Mumbai Mirror

The matter will be taken up at the hearing of a PIL filed by NGO Wecom
Trust, that sought silence zone status for the park. HC had earlier ordered
that days …

<http://www.mumbaimirror.com/article/2/2010100720101007031524298ae5cac70/HC-permission-sought-for-dussera-event-at-shivaji-park.html>

 

 

 

 

Seven RTO officials in the dock over fake licenses

Mumbai Mirror

The PIL alleged a nexus between Andheri RTO officials and various driving
schools. Mumbai Mirror had reported the issue on October 5 (Your auto
driver may …

<http://www.mumbaimirror.com/article/2/2010100720101007031520174dc28c560/Seven-RTO-officials-in-the-dock-over-fake-licenses.html>

 

 

 

 
58000 illegal mosques and temples on govt land in Rajasthan

IBNLive.com

In reply to a PIL on illegal temple and mosques built on government land,
Advocate General GS Bapna government filed an affidavit before a division
bench of …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/58000-illegal-mosques-and-temples-on-govt-land-in-rajasthan/384995.html>

 

 

 

 
Move to make bldgs disabled-friendly

Times of India

The petitioner, who is 80% disabled, had filed the PIL through an NGO
Indradhanu praying for compliance of Maharashtra government resolution of
2005 which …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/Move-to-make-bldgs-disabled-friendly/articleshow/6703508.cms>

 

 

 

 

Building violations remain rampant, but Meena denies shutting down call centre

Citizen Matters

The department was ordered to make the report by the High Court of
Karnataka, around six months back, in response to a PIL. Though the report
was supposed …

<http://bangalore.citizenmatters.in/articles/view/2427-bbmp-technical-vigilance-cell-shutdown->

 

 

 

 

Sabharwal has legal cover: Govt

Hindustan Times

The reply was in response to a query on the status of probe, if any,
against the former CJI, who faces allegations that his sons unduly
benefited in their …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Sabharwal-has-legal-cover-Govt/Article1-609309.aspx>

 

 

 

 

 

Singhvi asked to lie low after Kerala Cong’s complaint

Economic Times

This is seen as damage control following Congress state unit’s complaint
that his appearance in the Kerala high court to challenge an ordinance
against …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics/nation/Singhvi-asked-to-lie-low-after-Kerala-Congs-complaint/articleshow/6703320.cms>

 

 

 

 

High court wants report on probe into city Congress chief’s wealth

Hindustan Times

The Enforcement Directorate (ED), Income Tax (IT) and Anti-Corruption
Bureau (ACB) told the high court that they would be submitting the status
report in a …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/High-court-wants-report-on-probe-into-city-Congress-chief-s-wealth/Article1-609375.aspx>

 

 

 

 

 

High court summons MCD commissioner

Sify

New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday summoned the
commissioner of Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) to appear before it
after officials …

<http://sify.com/news/high-court-summons-mcd-commissioner-news-national-kkhaO5egdfd.html>

 

 

 

 

Court directive to Delhi labour department

Sify

New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the labour
department of the Delhi government to take action against contractors who
fail to …

<http://sify.com/news/court-directive-to-delhi-labour-department-news-national-kkhaOEbgcee.html>

 

 

 

HC rejects Shahabu’s bail plea

Times of India

PATNA: The Patna high court on Wednesday rejected the bail petition of
former Siwan MP Mohd Shahabuddin in a Hussainganj police station case
relating to …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/patna/HC-rejects-Shahabus-bail-plea/articleshow/6702257.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC commutes death sentence

Times of India

KOLKATA: The Calcutta high court has commuted the death sentence of Nikku
Yadav, the domestic help who was convicted of murdering his employer
Rabindra Kaur …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata-/HC-commutes-death-sentence/articleshow/6702824.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

Clarify stand on Lalli probe, HC tells Centre

Indian Express

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday gave the Centre eight weeks to clarify
its stand on the probe against Prasar Bharti incumbent CEO BS Lalli, who is
accused …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Clarify-stand-on-Lalli-probe–HC-tells-Centre/693776>

 

 

 

 
HC issues notices to DGP, Surat commissioner over cop’s transfer

Indian Express

The policeman has approached HC to revoke his transfer, contending it was a
punishment for carrying out activities related to a proposed association of

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-issues-notices-to-dgp-surat-commissioner-over-cops-transfer/693756/>

 

 

 

 

Need to check ATM frauds: HC

Times of India

ALLAHABAD: The Allahabad High Court has observed that there is a great need
to check ATM frauds as the issue is assuming alarming proportions and is

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/allahabad/Need-to-check-ATM-frauds-HC/articleshow/6701911.cms>

 

 

 
MIS Grewal harassing me: City judge to HC

Indian Express

Alleging highhandedness on part of the Punjab government and a former
minister, a woman judge in Ludhiana has written to the Punjab and Haryana
High Court …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/m-i-s-grewal-harassing-me-city-judge-to-hc/693798/>

 

 

 

 

HC asks govt to decide on riot relief again

Times of India

AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat High Court has directed the state government to
re-fix the scales of ex-gratia payment for all riot victims, if possible to
the tune …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/HC-asks-govt-to-decide-on-riot-relief-again/articleshow/6702128.cms>

 

 

 

 
HC notice to govt on bigamy charge against temple EO

Times of India

SRIKALAHASTI: The AP High Court directed the state government on Wednesday
to respond to the charges of financial irregularities and bigamy against
the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/HC-notice-to-govt-on-bigamy-charge-against-temple-EO/articleshow/6702224.cms>

 

 

 

 

 

Delhi Police rarely act against its erring officials: HC

IBNLive.com

PTI | 06:10 PM,Oct 06,2010 New Delhi, Oct 6 (PTI) Pulling up the Delhi
Police for not bringing its erring officers to book, the Delhi High Court
has said …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/delhi-police-rarely-act-against-its-erring-officials-hc/384300.html>

 

 

 

 
HC said no, but former member is back in NCPCR

Indian Express

The HC had declared that Dixit and Bajaj did not meet the eligibility
criteria and on its direction, the government started looking for new
members. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC-said-no–but-former-member-is-back-in-NCPCR/693779>

 

 

 
HC will decide how long runaway couples can stay at shelter homes

Indian Express

The Punjab and Haryana High Court will decide next week on the duration for
which a runaway couple would be allowed to stay at a protection/ shelter
home …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/HC-will-decide-how-long-runaway-couples-can-stay-at-shelter-homes/693688/>

 

 

 

 

Why are guidelines not followed for pandals: HC

Hindustan Times

The Bombay High Court, on Wednesday, rapped the Thane Municipal Corporation
(TMC) and the Thane police for failing to implement the 2008 guidelines
issued …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Why-are-guidelines-not-followed-for-pandals-HC/Article1-609371.aspx>

 

 

 

 
Kashmiri girl tells HC she wants to stay with husband

Hindustan Times

The daughter of a Kashmiri politician informed the Bombay High Court on
Wednesday that she wanted to stay with her husband. Pratibha and Daljit
Chand had …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Kashmiri-girl-tells-HC-she-wants-to-stay-with-husband-/Article1-609348.aspx>

 

 

 

 
Madras HC sets aside fixed fee structure in private schools

Indlaw.com

06.10.2010 (UNI) The Madras High Court set aside a single judge’s order,
staying the operation of the recommendations of Justice Govindarajan
Committee …

<http://www.indlawnews.com/Newsdisplay.aspx?83e610e1-f773-40ca-8ef6-43a588eaba35>

 

 

 

 
Advocates demo before HC demanding raising of welfare fund

IBNLive.com

PTI | 11:10 PM,Oct 06,2010 Chennai, Oct 6 (PTI): Advocates practicing in
the Madras High Court and subordinate courts in the High Court premises
today …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/advocates-demo-before-hc-demanding-raising-of-welfare-fund/385303.html>

 

 

 

 

 

Megha distributors submits documents in HC

MSN India

Kochi, Oct 6 (PTI) Lottery agent Megha Distributors today submitted four
documents and agreements before the Kerala High Court to establish that
they are …

<http://news.in.msn.com/national/article.aspx?cp-documentid=4443420>

 

 

 

 

SC pulls up trial court for not taking DNA experts seriously

Indian Express

Scientists Dr Lalji Singh and Dr GV Rao had told the trial court that
“the DNA of the semen stains on the swabs and slides and the underwear of
the deceased …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/SC-pulls-up-trial-court-for-not-taking-DNA-experts-seriously/693714/>

 

 

 

 

CCI to hear plea against insurers’ TPA plans

mydigitalfc.com

By Falaknaaz Syed Oct 06 2010 , New Delhi The Competition Commission of
India (CCI) has admitted the plea of the Association of Third Party
Administrators …

<http://www.mydigitalfc.com/news/cci-hear-plea-against-insurers%E2%80%99-tpa-plans-397>

 

 

 

 

Regulatory and legal – We do not need a law franchise in India …

By retail

The franchisor and franchisee should ensure that classify their behavior as
a monopoly or restrictive or the Commission under the MRTP Act may make
provision to prevent such trade practices and can compensate for any loss
or damage …

<http://retailsector.small-businessmarketinginfo.com/retail-sector-stocks/regulatory-and-legal-we-do-not-need-a-law-franchise-in-india/>

 

 

 

 

NCW concerned over reduction of sentence

The Hindu

The National Commission for Women (NCW) has expressed concern at the Supreme Court commuting the death sentence of the accused in the 1996 rape and murder

Marital rape: Govt to raise age from 15 to 18 yrs

Zee News

New Delhi: Government has fixed 18 years as the maximum age till which forceful sexual intercourse with the wife can be deemed as rape but the NCW which had

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