LEGAL NEWS 15.09.2011

PIL on oil spills could hamper work: TR Zeliang

Nagaland Post

In the light of PIL filed against the ONGC and state government demanding
compensation for the damages and to clean up the entire mess, the cabinet
sub-committee on formed to address the issue of framing guidelines for
signing MoU for oil, …

<http://www.nagalandpost.com/ChannelNews/State/StateNews.aspx?news=TkVXUzEwMDAwNTc3NA%3D%3D-zLtF7y%2FACjA%3D>

 

 

 

 

HC defers order on medical examination of girl

Times of India

Following a PIL seeking a CBI probe into the alleged incident, the bench
passed an order on August 30, directing the Dean of Madurai Medical College
to conduct a medical examination on her and submit the report in a sealed
cover. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/madurai/HC-defers-order-on-medical-examination-of-girl/articleshow/9986693.cms>

 

 

 

 

Beggars wont be moved

IBNLive.com

The petitioner, B Krishna Bhat, had filed a PIL stating that tha BDA is
constructing a convention centre, a star hotel, commercial and retail
centres, office space and entertainment centre on the land allotted for
beggar’s rehabilitation centre. …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/news/beggars-wont-be-moved/184262-60-119.html>

Make sure no one dies of starvation, Supreme Court tells Centre

Daily News & Analysis

We direct chief secretaries of all states to indicate within two weeks how
much additional foodgrains are required,” judges said while hearing a PIL
filed by the People’s Union for Civil Liberty (PUCL) seeking a direction to
the Centre and the states …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_make-sure-no-one-dies-of-starvation-supreme-court-tells-centre_1587276>

 

 

 

Teams to monitor dengue control measures in every district

Indian Express

The team will function under District and ensure the implementation of
various decisions to control dengue in the state, the officials told the
court, which was hearing a PIL seeking actions for safeguards against
dengue. Agarwal told the court that …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/teams-to-monitor-dengue-control-measures-in-every-district/846978/>

 

 

 

Blade slashings: HC for security in jail van

Zee News

“We hope the Commissioner of Police will take the matter seriously and take
action accordingly,” the bench said while hearing a PIL initiated suomotu
by it on receipt of a letter from a Tihar inmate that incidents of “blade
bazi” (blade slashing) in …

<http://zeenews.india.com/news/delhi/blade-slashings-hc-for-security-in-jail-van_731572.html>

 

 

 
CBI, Home Ministry fail to file affidavits

IBNLive.com

The court on August 24 had directed the Ministry of Home Affairs to file an
affidavit within three weeks on what action it had taken in ratifying the
UN Convention against Torture 1984 on a PIL by one Deepak Pralhadkar.The
petitioner claimed that …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/cbi-home-ministry-fail-to-file-affidavits/822712.html>

 

 

 

 

BPL draft pending with PMO’

Daily Pioneer

Dealing with a PIL for effecting proper implementation of the public
distribution scheme (PDS), the Court on the previous hearing had lashed out
at the Commission for following a conservative yardstick to determine the
poor. In its earlier affidavit, …

<http://www.dailypioneer.com/nation/6406-bpl-draft-pending-with-pmo.html>

 

 

 
Dadar medical room caters to 238 injured in four months

Hindustan Times

Zaveri had filed a public interest litigation (PIL) demanding medical help
at railway stations. The Bombay high court (HC) had, then, ordered that a
medical room service be started at Dadar station as a pilot project, which
could then be adopted as a …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Dadar-medical-room-caters-to-238-injured-in-four-months/Article1-745867.aspx>

 

 

 

NRHM: Arguments end, Centre says CBI probe not against state

Lucknow Newsline

JN Shukla, a local journalist and a petitioner in a similar PIL, told the
court that an FIR was lodged last week at the Sarojininagar police station
of Lucknow regarding destruction of documents pertaining to NRHM. The court
asked Shukla to place the …

<http://www.expressindia.com/latest-news/nrhm-arguments-end-centre-says-cbi-probe-not-against-state/846968/>

 

 

 

 

Bangalore: HC stops Link Road through GKVK University

Bellevision

This ruling is in a Public Interest Litigation filed by seven former Vice
Chancellors of the University led by Dr. Dwarakinath, and others. Research
and analysis in developing this PIL and advancing it in the High Court was
substantively undertaken by …

<http://www.bellevision.com/index.php?action=article&type=1586>

 

 

 
Bombay HC allows Ramlila at Shivaji Park

IBNLive.com

The petition was opposed by Wecom Trust on whose PIL the Shivaji Park was
declared a silence zone.Wecom Trust’s counsel V Tulzapurkar argued that
even on a normal day the noise levels at Shivaji Park cross the prescribed
50 decibel mark and the rules …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/bombay-hc-allows-ramlila-at-shivaji-park/823079.html>

 

 

 

 

High Court seeks govt. reply on implementation of labour laws

Law et al. News

The orders of the division bench comprising Chief Justice Kurian Joseph and
Justice Rajiv Sharma came on a PIL taken up suo motu by the court after
getting an enquiry conducted on an anonymous letter addressed to the Chief
Justice pertaining to unfair …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=4716>

 

 

 

 

Imran Khan files suit against drinking age

Deccan Herald

“After the huge success of ‘Delhi Belly’ and ‘My Brother Ki Dulhan’,
Imran waited for few days before he filed the PIL (public interest
litigation),” said his spokesperson. The delay in filing the suit was
also due to uncertainty on his eligibility to …

<http://www.deccanherald.com/content/190831/imran-khan-files-suit-against.html>

 

 

 

 

Two sent to custody in HuJI email case

Hindustan Times

A sessions court in Kishtwar on Wednesday sent to judicial custody two
persons suspected to have sent the email that claimed responsibility for
the New Delhi blast on September 7. The email had been sent on behalf of
the militant organisation …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Two-sent-to-custody-in-HuJI-email-case/Article1-745751.aspx>

 

 

 

 

Maha lok adalat on Sunday, 71792 cases to be put up for settlement

Indian Express

The Pune District Legal Services Authority (PDLSA) will put up 71792 cases
for settlement before the Maha Lok Adalat on Sunday at the Pune district
and sessions court at Shivajinagar. “This is for the first time that we
are putting up so many cases for …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/maha-lok-adalat-on-sunday-71-792-cases-to-be-put-up-for-settlement/846920/>

 

 

 

 

Court nod to probe case against DY Patil’s firm

Pune Newsline

The court had asked the police to submit the report by May 2 following a
complaint filed by Sadashiv Siddhu Pawar (66) from Erandwane. On June 1,
Joshi stayed the order by the lower court. “Since the sessions court had
rejected the revision petition, …

<http://www.expressindia.com/latest-news/court-nod-to-probe-case-against-dy-patils-firm/846927/>

 

 

 

 

Rs.18 lakh for conductor who fell into pit dug for civic works

The Hindu

Allowing a writ petition filed by P. Ravichandran through his counsel U.
Nirmal Rani, Justice Vinod Kumar Sharma held that the mishap had occurred
due to the negligence of the authorities concerned who had failed to take
sufficient precautions to avoid …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/states/tamil-nadu/article2455347.ece>

 

 

 

 

Supreme Court directs DIAL to abolish contract labour system

The Hindu

The Supreme Court on Thursday directed Delhi International Airport Limited
(DIAL) to abolish its system of contractual labour and asked it to pay
compensation of Rs 5 lakh to each of its 136 workers who were not
reinstated after expiry of their …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article2455503.ece>

 

 

 

 

Amend law to benefit land losers: Supreme Court

Daily News & Analysis

… deprived of their sole source of income and end up paying hefty court
fee for seeking hike in their compensation under the Land Acquisition Act,
the Supreme Court has asked the state to amend its law for the benefit of
those who lose their land. …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_amend-law-to-benefit-land-losers-supreme-court_1587279>

 

 

 

 

Gujarat, Chhattisgarh’s computerized PDS can serve as model for all: SC

Times of India

NEW DELHI: The computerised public distribution system in two BJP-ruled
states — Gujarat and Chhattisgarh — came in for praise on Wednesday from
the Supreme Court, which asked the Centre why these be not taken as a model
for the entire country. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Gujarat-Chhattisgarhs-computerized-PDS-can-serve-as-model-for-all-SC/articleshow/9986934.cms>

 

 

 

Bank does not have lien over the guarantor’s funds

Business Standard

To what extent does a bank have a right of lien over its customer’s funds
has been considered in a judgement of the national commission in the case
of ING Vysya Bank Ltd versus YG Sreeram Setty. Gautam Enterprises had taken
an advance of Rs 80000 from …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/bank-does-not-have-lien-overguarantors-funds/449188/>

 

 

 

Cash-at-judge’s door: CBI accuses law minister of subverting process

Hindustan Times

Appearing for the CBI, special public prosecutor, Anupam Gupta, emphasized
that the matter should have gone up to the appointing authority ie
President of India and it is the President who has to consult the Chief
Justice of India (CJI) on such matter. …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Cash-at-judge-s-door-CBI-accuses-law-minister-of-subverting-process/Article1-745736.aspx>

 

 

 

 

‘CJI has no unfettered powers’

Deccan Chronicle

PTI The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled no government or authority,
including the “Chief Justice”, has any “unfettered discretion” or
“unaccountable action” and any such exercise is subject to judicial
review. A bench of justices RV Raveendran and …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/channels/nation/north/%E2%80%98cji-has-no-unfettered-powers%E2%80%99-910>

 

 

 

 

High court seeks report

Times of India

RANCHI: The Jharkhand high court on Wednesday took suo motu cognizance of
media reports of rising eve-teasing incidents in the state capital and
sought report from the deputy commissioner and Ranchi senior superintendent
of police (SSP). …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ranchi/High-court-seeks-report/articleshow/9990682.cms>

 

 

 

 

Court stays Das’s hanging

Calcutta Telegraph

14: Mahendra Nath Das, a murder convict who is on death row for 14 years,
today got a temporary reprieve from Gauhati High Court which stayed the
execution of his death sentence till November 1. A division bench,
comprising Chief Justice Madan Bhimarao …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1110915/jsp/northeast/story_14507304.jsp>

 

 

 

 

MCX gets currency licence extension

Business Standard

Sebi issues another showcause notice; approval subject to outcome of
ongoing case in Bombay High Court. The Securities and Exchange Board of
India (Sebi) has granted a conditional extension to MCX-SX to operate in
currency trading. …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/mcx-gets-currency-licence-extension/449172/>

 

 

 

 

Ban on liquor: Licence holders move high court

Indian Express

Aggrieved by the curtailing of their business in wake of the SGPC
elections, liquor licence holders in Punjab on Wednesday moved the Punjab
and Haryana High Court seeking compensation in wake of the ban on sale of
liquor ordered by the state government …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Ban-on-liquor–Licence-holders-move-high-court/846751/>

 

 

 

 

Illegal mining: HC notice to govt on revenue loss

Times of India

PANAJI: The high court of Bombay at Goa on Wednesday issued notices to the
director of mines (DoM), Goa State Pollution Control Board ( GSPCB) and
Union ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) in a public interest
litigation (PIL) pointing out …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/Illegal-mining-HC-notice-to-govt-on-revenue-loss/articleshow/9987679.cms>

 

 

 

 

Why green tribunal not in city, HC asks Centre

Times of India

NAGPUR: In a respite to thousands of aggrieved farmers fighting against
forced acquisition of their lands by the state government for various power
plants in Vidarbha, Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court on Wednesday asked
the Central government “why the …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/Why-green-tribunal-not-in-city-HC-asks-Centre/articleshow/9988940.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC stays Rs 11 lakh fine imposed on Yahoo India

IBNLive.com

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Wednesday stayed the Controller of
Certifying Authorities (CCA) order asking Yahoo India to pay Rs 11 lakh as
penalty for its failure to provide email information of a person in
national interest. …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/news/hc-stays-rs-11-lakh-fine-imposed-on-yahoo-india/184273-11.html>

 

 

 
Punjabi youths in Iraq: HC notice to MEA, Punjab

Times of India

The HC also asked the MOIA how the corpus fund created by it was utilized
in bringing back these youths. The youths were sent to Iraq illegally by
unscrupulous travel agents from Punjab, and forced to remove left-over bomb
shells, among others, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Punjabi-youths-in-Iraq-HC-notice-to-MEA-Punjab/articleshow/9988345.cms>

 

 

 

Alagiri moves HC against summons

Times of India

MADURAI: Union Minister of Fertilisers and Chemicals MK Alagiri on
Wednesday moved the Madurai Bench of Madras HC challenging an notice-cum
order of the collector calling upon him and other trustees of the MK
Alagiri Educational Trust to appear before …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/madurai/Alagiri-moves-HC-against-summons/articleshow/9986668.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC orders prison IG to pay Rs 50000 to warder’s wife

Times of India

CHENNAI: An ill-advised appeal against a jail warder who died in 1997 has
cost the prison administration, including the inspector-general of prisons,
Rs 50000 by way of exemplary cost. The first bench of the Madras high court
comprising Chief Justice …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/HC-orders-prison-IG-to-pay-Rs-50000-to-warders-wife/articleshow/9986220.cms>

 

 

 

 

St Teresa’s convent moves HC

Times of India

KOCHI: The St. Teresa’s Convent has filed a petition at the Kerala High
Court against the plan to widen National Highway 17 on the
Edappally-Moothakunnam stretch, citing that the extension of the road would
result in St. Joseph’s School and Chavara …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kochi/St-Teresas-convent-moves-HC/articleshow/9987467.cms>

 

 

 
MPCB chief under HC lens

Times of India

“We brought to the notice of the HC that Sahani is not qualified to hold
the post as he is a postgraduate in history. His appointment was in blatant
violation of the apex court guidelines and provisions of the Air Act, 1974,
on the qualifications of …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/MPCB-chief-under-HC-lens/articleshow/9985801.cms>

 

 

 
HC slams govt failure to check waterlogging, flashfloods

Times of India

GUWAHATI: The Gauhati high court criticized the state government for
failing to provide relief to city dwellers from problems such as
waterlogging and flashfloods. The court’s reaction came as it was hearing a
PIL filed by Lakshmi Talukdar and others …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/HC-slams-govt-failure-to-check-waterlogging-flashfloods/articleshow/9985246.cms>

 

 

 
HC stay on auction of agri varsity land alloted to JMRC

Times of India

JAIPUR: The Rajasthan High Court has directed the state government not to
sell, lease or mortgage the Agriculture Research Station’s land situated at
Tonk Road that was handed over to the Jaipur Metro Rail Corporation (JMRC).

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/jaipur/HC-stay-on-auction-of-agri-varsity-land-alloted-to-JMRC/articleshow/9987637.cms>

 

 

 
Conduct fogging, anti-larval drive: HC

Times of India
LUCKNOW: If there is no dearth of funds, why are the health and urban
development departments unable to curb deadly diseases and thereby protect
people. This was the question put forth by the high court, on Wednesday, to
the principal secretary, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/Conduct-fogging-anti-larval-drive-HC/articleshow/9986650.cms>

 

 

 
‘Govt move to challenge probe panel’s order surprised HC’

Indian Express

However, the government did not produce the same and challenged the order
at the HC. Asaram Ashram Trust has moved an application to be joined as
party to the petition through its advocate SK Patel. The petitions came up
for hearing before the HC on …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/govt-move-to-challenge-probe-panels-order-surprised-hc/846969/>

 

 

 
Centre won’t appeal against HC order on Maya

Indian Express

Instead, the Union Ministry of Finance decided not to approach the apex
court against the HC order. In three other ITAT cases against Mayawati, the
Centre didn’t even appeal in the HC. In its affidavit filed before the
Supreme Court on Tuesday, …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Centre-won-t-appeal-against-HC-order-on-Maya/846776/>

 

 

 
Mafatlal paintings theft case: Bombay HC asks Sheetal to file reply

Daily News & Analysis

By Urvi Mahajani | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA Asking Sheetal Mafatlal to
file her reply in the petition seeking CID inquiry for allegedly stealing
paintings worth Rs2 crore, the Bombay High Court has observed that prima
facie this seems to be a family …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_mafatlal-paintings-theft-case-bombay-hc-asks-sheetal-to-file-reply_1587235>

 

 

 

 

HC stays death sentence of Mahendra

Assam Tribune

GUWAHATI, Sept 14 – The Division Bench of the Gauhati High Court
comprising Chief Justice Madan Bhimarao Lokur and Justice K Meruno after
hearing the Writ Petition (Criminal) No. 35/11 filed by Mahendra Nath Das
today issued notice returnable by …

<http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=sep1511/at09>

 

 

 

 

Armed Forces Tribunal

Armed Forces Tribunal (Jaipur Bench) Judgments given by Hon’ble Mr. Justice
Bhanwaroo Khan (J) & Hon’ble Lt. Gen. Susheel Gupta (A) …

<http://www.aftdelhi.nic.in/judgments_august2011_jaipur.html>

 

 

 

 

Katara murder: HC rejects Vikas Yadav’s plea

IBNLive.com

PTI New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday rejected a plea of Vikas
Yadav, serving life sentence along with cousin Vishal for killing MBA
graduate Nitish Katara in Febraury 2002, for an early hearing of his appeal
against the trial court’s …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/news/katara-murder-hc-rejects-vikas-yadavs-plea/184143-3.html>

 

 

 

 

 

LEGAL NEWS 14.09.2011

SC hands off, Modi hand-wringing in BJP

Calcutta Telegraph

12: The Supreme Court today left it to a Gujarat sessions court to decide
whether chief minister Narendra Modi should be prosecuted in a riot case
dealing with the deaths of 69 people in 2002. Although the court did not
make any observations on the …

<http://www.telegraphindia.com/1110913/jsp/frontpage/story_14500744.jsp>

 

 

 

Judge: DPPs not in contempt

AsiaOne

Manjeet made the application on Aug 11 after the prosecution charged
witness U. Suresh at the Sessions Court with perjury. He said that the
prosecution had proceeded to charge Suresh for perjury despite Akhtar
reserving judgment on an impeachment …

<http://news.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Malaysia/Story/A1Story20110913-299242.html>

 

 

 

 

Daimary to be lodged in city central jail

Times of India

It is believed that Daimary and 13 other accused in the serial blasts case
can now apply for a bail as the sessions court, during the previous
hearing, had filed charges against them. However, a decision was not
reached as their leader was lodged in a …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/Daimary-to-be-lodged-in-city-central-jail/articleshow/9960395.cms>

 

 

 

Animal sacrifice: Court declines to grant interim relief

Daily Mirror

The Court also noted it was a very serious matter involving constitutional
interpretation and customary laws and very short notice to stop it was
inappropriate where the rituals is being carried out for centuries and
fixed the Writ petition to be taken …

<http://print.dailymirror.lk/news/news/56063.html>

 

 

 

Stay vacated on VAO exam result

IBNLive.com
Justice KN Basha, who gave the direction on Monday, said the appointments
would be subject to the final outcome of the writ petition. He was
entertaining two petitions from A Arul of Pappireddypatty and M Selvakannan
of Keelasambakulam seeking to …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/news/stay-vacated-on-vao-exam-result/183572-60-120.html>

 

 

 

 

Court employees to go on strike

Times of India

PUNE: The employees of Pune district and sessions court will resort to an
indefinite strike from Tuesday for non-implementation of Supreme Court
orders regarding pay hike. However, courts in the district will remain open
and arrangements to hear cases …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Court-employees-to-go-on-strike/articleshow/9965520.cms>

 

 

 

 

Eviction case: HC asks trial court to hear Sonal Mansingh

Indian Express

Accepting Mansingh’s contentions that she did not get due opportunities to
defend the petition by her landlady, Justice PK Bhasin, has now asked both
the parties to appear before the trial court on September 26 for
adjudication of the dispute afresh. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Eviction-case–HC-asks-trial-court-to-hear-Sonal-Mansingh/845796/>

 

 

 

Jayalalitha to appear before Karnataka Court

TruthDive

New Delhi, Sept 12 (TruthDive): TN CM Dr Jayalaitha agreed through her
counsel to appear in person before the Karnataka trial court on October20.
She requested that she be questioned in a separate building and not in the
regular court due to security …

<http://truthdive.com/2011/09/12/jayalalitha-to-appear-before-karnataka-court.html>

 

 

 

Pay 2000 to lawyer, SC tells Colaba cop

Times of India

The SC, to prevent similarly “paradoxical situations” and misuse of an
arrest warrant (by complainants or police), also laid down detailed
guidelines, including maintenance of a register and use of a printed form,
to be adopted by courts when issuing …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Pay-2000-to-lawyer-SC-tells-Colaba-cop/articleshow/9961475.cms>

 

 

 

Court allows filling of SC/ST backlog vacancies

Times of India

CHENNAI: Paving the way for the appointment of 1077 SC/ST candidates in
existing village administrative officer (VAO) posts, the Madras high court
has permitted the Tamil Nadu government to release the results of the
written examination conducted in …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Court-allows-filling-of-SC/ST-backlog-vacancies/articleshow/9962403.cms>

 

 

 
Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan relaxes environmental clearance norms …

Economic Times

The September 9 order seeks to work around the guidelines set in the
Supreme Court order in the judgement in the TN Godavarman
Thirumulpad/Lafarge case. The court had listed the March 31 order among its
“guidelines to be followed in future cases”. …

<http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics/nation/environment-minister-jayanthi-natarajan-relaxes-environmental-clearance-norms-for-projects-requiring-forest-land/articleshow/9962009.cms>

 

 

 

 

Darshan moves Sessions Court seeking bail

NDTV.com

PTI Popular Kannada actor Darshan, arrested for allegedly assaulting and
threatening his wife Vijayalakshmi, today filed bail application before a
Sessions Court here. First Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate
Venkatesh Hulagi had yesterday …

<http://movies.ndtv.com/movie_story.aspx?ID=ENTEN20110184104&keyword=regional&subcatg=MOVIESINDIA&nid=133584>

 

 

 

 

Death upheld for man who killed family

The Hindu

A bench of justices Markandeya Katju and CK Prasad agreed with the
concurrent findings of the sessions court and the Bombay High Court that
the convict Ajitsingh Harnamsingh Gujral, a businessman, deserved death
penalty as his offence fell under the …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article2450207.ece>

 

 

 

 

Petition of Esther dismissed as withdrawn

IBNLive.com

CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has dismissed as withdrawn a habeas corpus
writ petition from Dr J Esther (61) of Karur seeking the release of her son
John David, the lone accused in the Navarasu murder case. Navarasu, a
medico, was brutally murdered …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/news/petition-of-esther-dismissed-as-withdrawn/183913-60-120.html>

 

 

 

 

Plea seeks CBI probe into firing

Deccan Chronicle

In his writ petition, advocate A.Murugan said though the Tamil Nadu
government has ordered an enquiry into the firing incident by a former
judge of the Madras high court, it is an incident in which the state is
involved and the excesses of the state …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/node/56646>

 

 

 

 

Orthodox church row gets high court mediation

Times of India

Meanwhile, district collector PI Sheikh Pareeth approached the high court
on Tuesday as his meeting with the two factions had failed to reach a
settlement on Monday. The KMC is headed by Justice Thottathil B
Radhakrishnan and has Justices Siri Jagan …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kochi/Orthodox-church-row-gets-high-court-mediation/articleshow/9973708.cms>

 

 

 

Full judge bench to hear land acquisition case on Wednesday

Times of India

ALLAHABAD: The full judge bench of the Allahabad High Court constituted to
hear the land acquisition cases in Noida, Greater Noida and Noida Extension
in Gautam Buddh Nagar district will continue to hear the cases on
Wednesday. The court would continue …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/allahabad/Full-judge-bench-to-hear-land-acquisition-case-on-Wednesday/articleshow/9976946.cms>

 

 

 

Shobhit’s kin allege police not cooperating, ask for CBI probe

Times of India

NEW DELHI: The family members of Shobhit Modi, who was murdered earlier
this year, accused police of ignoring vital leads given by them and urged
the Delhi high court to transfer the case to CBI. Appearing in person to
argue their case, the father and …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Shobhits-kin-allege-police-not-cooperating-ask-for-CBI-probe/articleshow/9974259.cms>

 

 

 

 

ACB begins probe into building plans of high-rises

The Hindu

Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) officials on Tuesday sought plans of 30
buildings in the circles of Kukatpally, Serilingampally and Rajendranagar
as part of their probe into illegal buildings ordered by the High Court
last Monday. …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/article2452355.ece>

 

 

 

Bombay high court allows Jaitapur people’s tribunal meet

Daily News & Analysis

By DNA Correspondent | Place: Mumbai The Bombay high court on Tuesday
quashed a Ratnagiri district magistrate order prohibiting the association,
Indian People’s Tribunal, to hold an indoor private meeting to hear the
grievances of people protesting …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_bombay-high-court-allows-jaitapur-peoples-tribunal-meet_1586929>

 

 

 

Property fraud: High court directs police to complete inquiry in 90 days

Express

Directing the Chandigarh Police to complete the inquiry of two separate
complaints relating to a property fraud, the Punjab and Haryana High Court
has asked the investigating agency to preferably conclude the inquiry in 90
days. …

<http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Property-fraud–High-court-directs-police-to-complete-inquiry-in-90-days/846308/>

 
Musli Power maker moves high court

Times of India

KOCHI: Kunnath Pharmaceuticals, the makers of Musli Power sexual health
product, has approached the Kerala High Court with a plea to remove the ban
on advertisement of its merchandise. KC Abraham, the owner of the group,
has filed a petition asking for …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kochi/Musli-Power-maker-moves-high-court/articleshow/9976043.cms>

 

 

 
‘Bars, five-star hotels have different policies’

Hindustan Times

A day after the Bombay high court asked the state government about its
policy on closing time for hotels and bars, sources in the government
admitted that there was no uniform policy for the same. “There are
separate licences for restaurants and bars,” …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Bars-five-star-hotels-have-different-policies/Article1-745406.aspx>

 

 

 

 

B>M J Antony:</B> From here to uncertainty

Business Standard

This rare occasion arose in two recent cases in the Supreme Court, one of
which started in 1977 in the Delhi High Court. The case’s meandering course
from one court to the other is too tedious to recount. The Supreme Court
itself took six pages to set …

<http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/m-j-antonyhere-to-uncertainty/449000/>

 

 

 

 

Dalit leader released, seeks probe by SC judge into firing

Times of India

TIRUNELVELI: As sporadic incidents of violence were reported from some
parts of southern Tamil Nadu on Tuesday, police released Tamizhaga Makkal
Munnetra Kazhagam founder P John Pandian, whose detention on Sunday sparked
violence at Paramakudi in …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Dalit-leader-released-seeks-probe-by-SC-judge-into-firing/articleshow/9975379.cms>

 

 

 

 

Can’t stop probe into Maya assets case, says CBI

Hindustan Times

The CBI has told the Supreme Court that it cannot cease to probe the
disproportionate assets case against the Uttar Pradesh chief minister
Mayawati despite the three income-tax department’s orders issued recently
giving immunity to her from …

<http://www.hindustantimes.com/Can-t-stop-probe-into-Maya-assets-case-says-CBI/Article1-745294.aspx>

 

 

 

 

Judges with doubtful integrity can be compulsorily retired: SC

The Hindu

The Supreme Court has ruled that judicial officers can be compulsorily
retired for “doubtful integrity” even before they attain the age of 50
years. A bench of justices JM Panchal and HL Gokhale passed the ruling
while upholding the compulsory …

<http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article2450401.ece>

 

 

 

 

Bombay HC bans court employees’ strike

Times of India

The petition was listed for urgent hearing on a plea filed by the registrar
general of the HC, as the employees had gone on strike in the state even
though the case was pending. The petition stated that the state government
should be directed to …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Bombay-HC-bans-court-employees-strike/articleshow/9974984.cms>

 

 

 

Produce selection process records: HC to HPSSC

Times of India

SHIMLA: The Himachal Pradesh high court on Tuesday asked the selection
panel of Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC), which rejected
the candidature of a visually-challenged person for the post of a college
lecturer in chemistry, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/Produce-selection-process-records-HC-to-HPSSC/articleshow/9974333.cms>

 

 

 

HC relief for doctors with super-speciality degrees

Times of India

The HC directed these super-speciality degree holders be appointed as
assistant professors in broad speciality, and if no posts are available, as
medical officers in super-speciality or speciality hospitals.- Swati
Deshpande out of 49 such doctors, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/HC-relief-for-doctors-with-super-speciality-degrees/articleshow/9973766.cms>

 

 

 
Why not ban ammonium nitrate: HC

Times of India

JAIPUR: Following the terror alert by the intelligence agencies in the wake
of Delhi High Court blast, the Railway authorities have beefed up security
of the ‘Palace on Wheels.’ Responding to the warnings by the central
intelligence agencies, …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/jaipur/Why-not-ban-ammonium-nitrate-HC/articleshow/9975644.cms>

 

 

 
HC dismisses plea against Harbhagwan

Chandigarh Tribune

The Punjab and Haryana High Court today refused to proceed against senior
advocate Harbhagwan Singh in the Sehajdhari voting rights case. Dubbing as
“premature” an application filed by the SGPC for his prosecution, a
full bench of the high court …

<http://www.tribuneindia.com/2011/20110914/main6.htm>

 

 

 

HC allows Custodian to release Rs 650 cr from Harshad”s assets

IBNLive.com

PTI | 08:09 PM,Sep 13,2011 In March this year, the Custodian Satish Loomba
had released Rs 2200 crore, of which Rs 2000 crore had gone to the Income
Tax Department and the rest to the State Bank of India. In ordering the
release of pending dues, …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-allows-custodian-to-release-rs-650-cr-from-harshads-assets/821631.html>

 

 

 
Guruvayur hotel group moves HC for bar licence

Times of India

KOCHI: The hotel operator of Karikkal Hotels of Guruvayur has appealed to
the Kerala High Court against the denial of bar licence to Hotel Mayura
Residency, one of its units that caters mainly to tourists. The government
rejected the application citing …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kochi/Guruvayur-hotel-group-moves-HC-for-bar-licence/articleshow/9973602.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC allows Custodian to release Rs 650 cr from Harshad”s assets

IBNLive.com

PTI | 08:09 PM,Sep 13,2011 In March this year, the Custodian Satish Loomba
had released Rs 2200 crore, of which Rs 2000 crore had gone to the Income
Tax Department and the rest to the State Bank of India. In ordering the
release of pending dues, …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-allows-custodian-to-release-rs-650-cr-from-harshads-assets/821631.html>

 

 

 
Guruvayur hotel group moves HC for bar licence

Times of India

KOCHI: The hotel operator of Karikkal Hotels of Guruvayur has appealed to
the Kerala High Court against the denial of bar licence to Hotel Mayura
Residency, one of its units that caters mainly to tourists. The government
rejected the application citing …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kochi/Guruvayur-hotel-group-moves-HC-for-bar-licence/articleshow/9973602.cms>

 

 

 

 

HC allows release of ”Mausam”

IBNLive.com

PTI | 10:09 PM,Sep 13,2011 Mumbai, Sept 13(PTI)The Bombay High Court today
gave the go-ahead for release of Shahid Kapoor starer ‘Mausam’ on September
16 and dismissed an appeal filed by a film production company claiming
title rights of the movie. …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/hc-allows-release-of-mausam/821867.html>

 

 

 

 

11 Lakh fine on Yahoo under IT Act stayed by Delhi HC

Law et al. News

The Delhi High Court today stayed an order of the Controller of Certifying
Authority (CCA) which had imposed a fine of Rs. 11 Lakh on petitioner Yahoo
Inc. Respondent however today argued in the court that the central
government had sought certain …

<http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=4714>

 

 

 
Delhi HC directs Centre to change usage criteria of its land

Indlaw.com

12.9.2011 (UNI) The Delhi High Court today directed the Centre to stop
dilly dallying on the change of usage criteria of the 2.74 acres of land
allotted in 2008 in its surrounding area, from residential to institutional
purpose and to complete the …

<http://www.indlawnews.com/Newsdisplay.aspx?065c2770-08bd-4a4f-958c-0450781228cc>

 

 

 

 

Six new judges for Punjab and Haryana HC

Daily Pioneer

Six new judges would join the Punjab and Haryana High Court soon. With
this, the number of judges in the court will go up to 48 against the
current strength of 42. The six advocates, whose names have been cleared,
include Rameshwar Malik, RN Raina, …

<http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/chandigarh/5855-six-new-judges-for-punjab-and-haryana-hc.html>

 

 

 

 

‘Paid parking has largely helped’

Times of India

CHANDIGARH: Admitting a few shortcomings in the paid parking system, the
municipal corporation filed its reply in connection with a public interest
litigation (PIL) that was filed by a social worker and lawyer Pankaj
Chandgothia in July. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/Paid-parking-has-largely-helped/articleshow/9974636.cms>

 

 

 

 

PIL seeks CBI inquiry into alleged Rs 10000 crore power scam

Indlaw.com

A fresh PIL was filed and notice issued in the bench of the acting Chief
Justice, SP Wangdi at the High Court of Sikkim on August 17. The petitioner
in this instance through a voluminous document comprising of not less than
500 pages of documents …

<http://www.indlawnews.com/Newsdisplay.aspx?7d55fc8c-0ff5-4f05-8e1c-cec298ae5c3f>

 

 

 

 

Gauhati HC issues notices to ONGC, Centre, Nagaland Government

Indlaw.com

13.9.2011 (UNI) Gauhati High Court has issued notices to Oil and Natural
Gas Corporation (ONGC), Central Government and Nagaland Government to
respond to a PIL, filed against the ONGC, following large scale crude oil
spillage in Champang and Tssori …

<http://www.indlawnews.com/Newsdisplay.aspx?2b8e061b-ceb6-462f-9273-3325e65d65cb>

 

 

 

 

Hostel beneficiary selection challenged

IBNLive.com

A division bench comprising acting Chief Justice Vikramjit Sen and Justice
AS Bopanna ordered the notices following a PIL filed by one H Danappa, a
resident of Sorab taluk, challenging the selection process to seven BCM
hostels in Sagar. …

<http://ibnlive.in.com/news/hostel-beneficiary-selection-challenged/183886-60-119.html>

 

 

 
HC notice to Home Secretary, DGP

IBNLive.com

Acting on a PIL filed by child rights activist Tapan Kumar Mohapatra, the
Bench directed the additional Government advocate Bikram Keshari Nayak to
file an affidavit on the questions of violation of the provisions of the
Juvenile Justice (Care and …

http://ibnlive.in.com/news/hc-notice-to-home-secretary-dgp/183694-60-117.html>

 

 

 

It’s okay if CAG audits discom accounts: Govt

Times of India

Power minister Haroon Yusuf said, “This case is going on in a PIL in the
high court and our stand on the issue is that we back the decision of DERC
for a CAG audit of discoms’ accounts. We are ready for any kind of audit in
this case. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Its-okay-if-CAG-audits-discom-accounts-Govt/articleshow/9975529.cms>

 

 

 

 

Scribe claims assault by J&K judge’s escort

Times of India

“After my first-hand experience on Monday (September 5) of attempts to
fabricate the sequence of events that led to my being bodily battered, I
now fear for my life,” Devadas wrote to the CJI. He said one of the men in
the escort party later told him …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Scribe-claims-assault-by-JK-judges-escort/articleshow/9975586.cms>

 

 

 
SC gets three new judges, strength goes up to 29

Times of India

The apex court has a sanctioned strength of 31 judges, including the CJI.
But, it has been functioning with 29 judges for some time and recently
three of them — Justices B Sudershan Reddy, VS Sirpurkar and HS Bedi —
had retired. …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/SC-gets-three-new-judges-strength-goes-up-to-29/articleshow/9974546.cms>

 

 

 
Sufficient evidence to nail Justice Yadav: CBI

Chandigarh Newsline

In response to the technical arguments raised by Justice Yadav that the CJI
has no power to review his decision, Gupta produced an official statement
issued by the office of Justice KG Balakrishnan, the then Chief Justice of
India (CJI). …

<http://www.expressindia.com/latest-news/sufficient-evidence-to-nail-justice-yadav-cbi/846174/>

 

 

 

 

Rai wants CAT order to improve ACR grading

Times of India

AHMEDABAD: After the state government’s removal of adverse remarks from his
Annual Confidential Report (ACR), IPS officer Rajnish Rai on Tuesday
reiterated his second prayer before the Central Administrative Tribunal
(CAT) – to direct the authority to …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Rai-wants-CAT-order-to-improve-ACR-grading/articleshow/9973414.cms>

 

 

 

 

2002 riots: Wait for the trial

Deccan Chronicle

Since the investigation by the Special Investigation Team has been
concluded, the court quite appropriately directed that the responsibility
of trial must devolve on the magistrate’s court in Ahmedabad. The Supreme
Court is not a trial court and …

<http://www.deccanchronicle.com/editorial/dc-comment/2002-riots-wait-trial-565>

 

 

 

Crime branch cop in the dock over extortion

Times of India

NEW DELHI:A trial court on Tuesday directed the commissioner of Delhi
Police to initiate criminal proceedings against Ravi Shankar, additional
DCP, crime branch, and three others of the special cell for allegedly
extorting money from people by …

<http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Crime-branch-cop-in-the-dock-over-extortion/articleshow/9975433.cms>

 

 

 

Del. HC stays CIC order against SC registry

Law et al. News

The Delhi High Court Tuesday stayed a Central Information Commissioner
(CIC) order to the Supreme Court registry to maintain data regarding the
duration for which judgments are kept reserved after conclusion of
arguments. Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw …

http://www.lawetalnews.com/NewsDetail.asp?newsid=4712>

 

 

 

Appointment of ICs: Govt evades action on CIC missive

GreaterKashmir.com (press release)

The CIC has cited that the legislation is “gaining momentum” and the
“increasing workload” calls for immediate appointment of the two
Information Commissioners. But so far, no action has been taken on the
issue, raising a question mark over the …

<http://www.greaterkashmir.com/news/2011/Sep/14/appointment-of-ics-govt-evades-action-on-cic-missive-73.asp>

 

 

 

Delhi’s shame: 50000 child workers & counting

Daily News & Analysis

By Mayank Aggarwal | Place: New Delhi | Agency: DNA Appalled at
government’s poor effort of rescuing and rehabilitating child labour, the
Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the Delhi government to
reveal all details related to rescued …

<http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_delhis-shame-50000-child-workers-and-counting_1586895>

 

 

 

 

LEGAL NEWS 12.09.2011

Your turn to talk

 

Livemint

 

None of our courts—the Supreme Court, high courts, or various lower

courts such as the sessions courts, labour courts, cooperative courts, and

family courts, among others—carry out live telecasts of their

proceedings. Now, compare the Indian …

 

http://www.livemint.com/2011/09/11224613/Your-turn-to-talk.html?h=B

 

 

 

 

Moving into an age of consent

 

Hindustan Times

 

The government’s inaction prompted People’s Union for Civil Liberties

(PUCL) to file a writ petition in 2004 in the Supreme Court, asking for

direction to request the central government to suitably amend Rule 49 (O).

The writ petition was heard by a …

 

http://www.hindustantimes.com/Moving-into-an-age-of-consent/Article1-744434.aspx

 

 

 

 

 

SNDT can’t seek affiliation from Gujarat colleges

 

Daily News & Analysis

 

The court, hence, refused to issue a high prerogative writ like -a writ of

mandamus – in favour of the college. The bench held that the petitioner

colleges have no legal right to say that the government is legally bound to

grant an NOC as required for …

 

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_sndt-cant-seek-affiliation-from-gujarat-colleges_1586146

 

 

 

 

High Court issues notice to Defence Ministry for denying land compensation to …

 

Daily Bhaskar

 

The order was passed by the Justice Alok Sharma on the writ petition filed

by complainant Bahadur, residentof Janpalia. Ashok Changani, the

complaint’s lawyer, said that the land was acquired in 1994-95 and fenced.

But the government only paid the …

 

http://daily.bhaskar.com/article/RAJ-JOD-high-court-issues-notice-to-defence-ministry-for-denying-compensation-to-farmer-2422428.html

 

 

 

 

 

Gujarat riots: Trial court to decide if Narendra Modi needs to be probed, says SC

 

Times of India

 

PTI | Sep 12, 2011, 12.01PM IST NEW DELHI: In a relief to Gujarat chief

minister Narendra Modi, the Supreme Court on Monday refused to pass any

order on his alleged inaction to contain the 2002 Gujarat riots after the

Godhra carnage and referred the …

 

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Gujarat-riots-Trial-court-to-decide-if-Narendra-Modi-needs-to-be-probed-says-SC/articleshow/9953715.cms

 

 

 

 

Supreme Court upholds preventive detention order

 

The Hindu

 

The Supreme Court has held that in the matter of preventive detention, once

the detaining authority is subjectively satisfied about the various

offences labelled against the detenu, habituality in continuing the same,

difficulty in controlling him …

 

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article2445155.ece

 

 

 

 

 

 

E-auction of iron ore from Sept 14

 

Times of India

 

The monitoring committee constituted by the Supreme Court will conduct

e-auction on September 14 to enable them to buy iron ore stockpile lying at

various mines in Karnataka . Metal Scrap Trade Corporation Limited (MSTC),

a Union government enterprise …

 

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/E-auction-of-iron-ore-from-Sept-14/articleshow/9951530.cms

 

 

 

 

Justice Khehar had defined Sikh identity

 

Times of India

 

CHANDIGARH: Justice JS Khehar, who will be taking oath on Tuesday as judge

of the Supreme Court (SC) and is expected to become the first Sikh Chief

Justice of the country in 2017, had once defined a Sikh. While heading full

bench of the Punjab and …

 

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/Justice-Khehar-had-defined-Sikh-identity/articleshow/9949820.cms

 

 

 

 

SC to take up Bhagawat Nagar demolition issue

 

Times of India

 

The Supreme Court (SC) is scheduled to take up the issue for hearing on

September 16. About two months ago, the apex court had asked the Bihar

government to clear “encroached areas” at Bhagwat Nagar, near Kumharar,

within 60 days. …

 

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/9949665.cms

 

 

 

 

 

 

After SC order, Raj institutes to show answer sheets under RTE

 

Times of India

 

JAIPUR: Education institutes in Rajasthan are working day and night to

prepare guidelines for effective implementation of the recent Supreme Court

order allowing disclosure of answer sheets under Right to Education Act

2009. The order has highlighted …

 

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/jaipur/After-SC-order-Raj-institutes-to-show-answer-sheets-under-RTE/articleshow/9951167.cms

 

 

 

 

SC: Pay excise duty on laminated particle board

 

Business Standard

 

The Supreme Court last week ruled that manufacturers of laminated particle

board will be liable to pay a higher excise duty as after processing, the

product becomes a distinct marketable commodity different from the original

one. …

 

http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/sc-pay-excise-dutylaminated-particle-board/448793/

 

 

 

 

 

N.Srinivasan gets SC nod to take over as BCCI President

 

India Infoline.com

 

The application in the pending Civil appeal filed by AC Muthiah , has been

turned down by the Supreme Court, giving a go ahead to N.Srinivasan to

assume charge as the President of Board Of Control of Cricket in India (

BCCI). …

 

http://www.indiainfoline.com/Markets/News/N.Srinivasan-gets-SC-nod-to-take-over-as-BCCI-President/5239598210

 

 

 

 

 

Reform education sector, raise budget, says Mehendale

 

IBNLive.com

 

“The government should strictly implement the Unnikrishnan judgement on

capitation fee of Supreme Court even at school level to stop the menace of

capitation fee in schools,” Mehendale said. “Private institutions sought

and got the status of Deemed …

 

http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/reform-education-sector-raise-budget-says-mehendale/819289.html

 

 

 

 

Legal cell in university campus to give free aid

 

Times of India

 

NOIDA: For the first time in the country, a legal cell has been established

within the premises of a university that will provide free legal aid to

people from the weaker sections of society. The legal cell was inaugurated

by Justice Altamas Kabir …

 

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/noida/Legal-cell-in-univ-campus-to-give-free-aid/articleshow/9949491.cms

 

 

 

 

Punjab CIC directs PIO, Mata Gujri College to furnish information within 10 days

 

Punjab Newsline

 

FATEHGARH SAHIB: Chief Information Commissioner(CIC) RI Singh has directed

Public Information Officer(PIO) of SGPC run Mata Gujri College(MGC),

Fatehgarh Sahib to furnish information within 10 days. It may be mentioned

here that two retired teachers of …

 

http://www.punjabnewsline.com/content/punjab-cic-directs-pio-mata-gujri-college-furnish-information-within-10-days/33212

 

 

 

 

Retired High Court judge to probe Paramakudi firing

 

IBNLive.com

 

PTI | 12:09 PM,Sep 12,2011 Chennai, Sep 12 (PTI) Terming the firing

incident at Paramakudi as “unfortunate”, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J

Jayalaithaa today said the government will form an inquiry commission under

a retired High Court Judge to probe it. …

 

http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/retired-high-court-judge-to-probe-paramakudi-firing/819342.html

 

 

 

 

 

Noida land row: Court resumes hearing

 

India Today

 

The Allahabad High Court resumed hearing the farmers’ petitions in the

Greater Noida land acquisition row on Monday. The court will hear a total

of 491 petitions filed by farmers challenging the acquisition of more than

3000 hectares land for the …

 

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/greater-noida-land-acquisition-hearing-in-allahabad-high-court/1/150919.html>

 

 

 

Chalameswar is Supreme Court Judge

 

Deccan Chronicle

 

Justice Jasti Chalameswar, presently the Chief Justice of the Kerala High

Court, has been appointed a judge of the Supreme Court. The file relating

to his elevation to the Supreme Court has already been sent to the Union

law ministry, from where it …

 

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/channels/cities/hyderabad/chalameswar-supreme-court-judge-061

 

 

 

 

 

Now video conferencing facility in Gauhati HC, Imphal Bench

 

E-Pao.net

 

The inauguration function was graced by Chief Justice of Gauhati HC Justice

Madan B Lokur and Justice T Nandakumar of Gauhati HC, Imphal Bench as Chief

Guest and President respectively. Advocate General N Kotishwar also

attended the function as Guest …

 

http://www.e-pao.net/ge.asp?heading=19&src=120911

 

 

 

 

Plea to revoke HC order on Sabarimala Special Commissioner

 

The Hindu

 

An Ayyappa devotee from Bangalore, P.Ganesan has filed a special leave

petition (SLP) before the Supreme Court of India, challenging the Kerala

High Court order of September 5 shifting Mr SHPanchapakesan from the post

of Sabarimala Special Commissioner …

 

http://www.thehindu.com/news/states/kerala/article2444822.ece

 

 

 

 

HC upholds life term to woman, paramour for killing man

 

Indian Express

 

The Delhi High Court has upheld the life sentence awarded by a city court

to a woman and her paramour who had conspired and killed her husband nine

years ago. A bench of justices BD Ahmed and Veena Birbal dismissed the

appeal filed by Shama Parveen and …

 

http://www.indianexpress.com/news/hc-upholds-life-term-to-woman-paramour-for-killing-man/844894/

 

 

 

 

 

State plans appeal against HC’s order

 

Deccan Chronicle

 

The state will build its case for deleting the two items from service tax

as there is physical movement of goods. The state raised a tax demand of

about Rs 300 crore so far from mobile operators while the case was pending

in HC.

 

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/channels/cities/hyderabad/state-plans-appeal-against-hc%E2%80%99s-order-057

 

 

 

 

 

Justice Tatia to take oath as CJ of Jharkhand HC

 

Indlaw.com

 

Principal Secretary of the governor Sudhir Tripathy said Justice Tatia

would be administered the oath at Birsa Mandap inside the Raj Bhawan at

1700 hrs. Justice Tatia was the acting Chief Justice of the HC from May 12,

2011 after his predecessor …

 

http://www.indlawnews.com/newsdisplay.aspx?ee8a35f9-f9dc-4d06-9df8-658887462ef4

 

 

 

Dentistry college denied permission for MDS course

 

Times of India

 

The issue reached the Gujarat high court (HC) with the institute claiming

that the dispute is in regards with publication of third paper, which has

already been put on website. The Centre and the Dental Council of India

(DCI) maintained that the …

 

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Dentistry-college-denied-permission-for-MDS-course/articleshow/9949663.cms

 

 

 

Now, UT Estate Office under scanner for ‘interpolations’

 

Indian Express

 

The HC has observed that “certain interpolations appear to have been made

in the Estate office for which investigation is required to be conducted

even in context of the documents available in the EO”. The directions

were passed on a petition filed by …

 

http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Now–UT-Estate-Office-under-scanner-for–interpolations-/845074/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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