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Justice PK Mishra orally remarked that “just because he is a police officer, does not mean he cannot be granted bail. We have to see it through the circumstances. Chargesheet is filed already. You don’t need him”.

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Sukesh Chandrasekhar is accused of cheating and extortion by Aditi Singh, wife of former Religare Enterprises promoter Shivinder Mohan Singh.

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preliminary assessment
Case BriefsSupreme Court

“The words ‘Children’s Court’ and ‘Court of Sessions’ in JJ Act, 2015 and the Rules thereunder were directed to be read interchangeably. Primarily jurisdiction vests in the Children’s Court. However, without the constitution of such Children’s Court in the district, the power to be exercised under the Act is vested with the Court of Sessions.”

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Supreme Court made it clear that acquisition of land without following the due procedure would be outside the authority of law.

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Assam detention camps
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Supreme Court directed for a compliance report to be furnished within two months.

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SCBA Elections
Case BriefsSupreme Court

SCBA has issued a circular dated 14-05-2024, stating that that the counting of votes will commence after closing of polling at 5 PM on 16-05-2024 and will continue till 12 AM on the same day.

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Prabir Purkayastha
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NewsClick human resources head Amit Chakraborty had also approached the Supreme Court challenging his arrest, but he was allowed to withdraw his plea after he turned approver for the Directorate of Enforcement and was granted a pardon.

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Bank loan default
Case BriefsSupreme Court

LOC can be taken where accused was deliberately evading arrest or not cooperating in investigation

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Gurmeet Ram Rahim
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Gurmeet Ram Rahim is currently serving a jail sentence of 20 years, due to his conviction for the rape of two women.

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hate speech during Lok Sabha Elections
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This petition has been filed by Emani Anantha Satyanarayana Sarma, former IAS Officer and Trilochan Sastry, former IIM Dean.

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‘Rule 3(7) of IT Rules not iniquitous, draconian or harsh on taxpayers’; SC holds bank employees' interest-free loans taxable as perquisites
Case BriefsSupreme Court

“When there is certainty and clarity, there is tax efficiency which is beneficial to both the tax payer and the tax authorities. These are all hallmarks of good tax legislation.”

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Consumer protection Act
Case BriefsSupreme Court

“Any interpretation of the Preamble or the scheme of the Act for construing ‘Profession’ as ‘Business’ or ‘Trade’; or ‘Professional’ as ‘service provider’ would be extending the scope of the Act which was not intended, rather would have a counter productive effect”

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Gautam Navlakha
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Gautam Navlakha is a human rights activist and the former Secretary of the People’s Union for Democratic Rights and was arrested in August 2018.

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Hemant Soren
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Hemant Soren was arrested by the ED on January 31 under the allegation that he illegally acquired an 8.86 acre of land in Ranchi with the help of State Government officials and others.

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Explanation from AOR
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Supreme Court: In a special leave petition filed against the impugned judgment and order passed by the Allahabad High Court, the division

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Justice Sanjaya Kumar Mishra
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Justice (Retd.) Sanjaya Kumar Mishra’s appointment marks the beginning of the operationalisation of the GSTAT, a crucial body for resolving GST-related disputes.

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Arvind Kejriwal
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“On April 10, the Delhi High Court dismissed a PIL while imposing a cost of Rs.50,000/-, believing it was aimed at gaining publicity.”

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Hemant Soren
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Hemant Soren had resigned from the post of Chief Minister of Jharkhand on January 31, 2024.

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Madras High Court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

Madras High Court closed the Habeas Corpus Petition with a liberty to the petitioner to visit her minor child at the house of the respondent 5, once a week

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Jurisdiction of Special Court
Case BriefsSupreme Court

“The High Court could have directed the complaint to be withdrawn and presented before the appropriate Court having jurisdiction.”

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