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.

Bail cases Roundup April 2024
Legal RoundUp

A quick recap of Bail cases passed by the Supreme Court and High Courts in the month of April 2024 along with some top stories on Arvind Kejriwal seeking Interim Bail; Puthiyakavu Temple blast; and more.

Delhi High Court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

Appellant along with other associates, is alleged to have hatched conspiracy of serial blasts in Delhi, resulting in explosions causing killing of 26 people and injury to 135 people.

Delhi High Court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

In the meetings dated 20-2-2020 and 21-2-2020 at Chand Bagh and again on 22-2-2020 and 23-2-2020, there were talks of finances, arranging arms, procuring of petrol bombs for killing of people and arsoning of property and destruction of CCTV installed in the area.

High Court weekly Roundup
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A quick legal roundup to cover important stories from all High Courts this week.

Allahabad High Court
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Allahabad High Court noted that Masood has been languishing in jail since 05-10-2020. Further, it said that there is not even a prima facie case, establishing the complicity of Masood and the nature and gravity of charges and the absence of criminal history on his part require his release on bail.

acquittal of GN Saibaba
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Supreme Court, while refusing to interfere with the acquittal order, also pointed out the fact that all 6 people had been acquitted twice by the different Benches of Bombay High Court.

Section 43D (5) of UAPA
Case BriefsSupreme Court

Supreme Court observed that “mere delay in trial pertaining to grave offences as one involved in the instant case cannot be used as a ground to grant bail.”

Delhi Riots case
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Supreme Court said that no further adjournment shall be granted on the next hearing.

default bail
Case BriefsSupreme Court

Supreme court said that offences involving terrorist activities having not only Pan India impact but also impact on other enemy States, should not have been taken so lightly.

delhi high court
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As per reports, the complaint concerns a security violation that happened on 13-12-2023 at zero hour when two young people surged into the Lok Sabha chamber, igniting smoke cans and hurling slogans like ‘ye tanashahi nahi chalegi’.

Justice Siddharth Mridul-1
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Justice Siddharth Mridul started his legal career in 1986 from Delhi High Court and for 37 years served the Court in the capacity of an Advocate and then a Judge. In October 2023, Justice Mridul took charge as the 7th Chief Justice of Manipur High Court.

jammu and kashmir and ladakh high court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

The High Court meaningfully stated the existence of prima facie evidence against the accused is to no avail if there is no justification for the arrest based on the doctrine of clear and present danger to the society.

Cases ReportedSCC Weekly

Chandigarh Estate Rules, 2007 — R. 16 and second proviso thereto: Fragmentation/division/bifurcation/apartmentalisation of residential units in Phase I of Chandigarh is not

UAPA PFI
Case BriefsDistrict Court

The Court stated that the objections raised by respondent that if petitioner was released on bail then he may abscond to evade criminal justice, are untenable because the petitioner is a Secretary for SDPI political party.

High Court weekly Roundup2
High Court Round UpLegal RoundUp

A quick legal roundup to cover important stories from all High Courts this week.

madras high court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

The petition under Section 43D(2)(b) First proviso of UAPA Act seeking extension of remand order was filed by the respondents a day before the elapse of the 90- days period.

delhi high court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

There is a reasonable possibility that the appellant was one of the links in the network of people who were cognizant of the plan to trigger terrorist activity by using such bombs and explosives and causing loss of life.

karnataka high court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

The Court was deliberating over an appeal challenging the rejection of bail to the accused charged under IPC and UAPA for being actively involved with the ‘KG Halli Riots’ in Bengaluru.

justice m.r. shah
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After an active tenure of 4.5 years at the Supreme Court, which includes authoring of nearly 700+ decisions, Justice Mukeshkumar Rasikbhai Shah retires today.