Constitutional validity of Delhi Victims Compensation Scheme, 2011 which treats male and female child victims of sexual abuse in two different manners has been challenged before the Delhi High Court.
NCDRC has ordered Indraprastha Apollo Hospital and its gynaecologist to pay Rs. 1 crore compensation in a case of medical negligence – wrongful delivery.
Bhagalpur University told Delhi High Court that it had no record of Delhi law minister Jitender Singh Tomar completing his law degree from there.
Supreme Court has held that Tamil Nadu had no authority to appoint Bhavani Singh as the Public Prosecutor in the Jayalalitha’s appeal in the DA case.
A writ petition before Delhi High Court seeks action against Delhi AAP Law Minister who has been alleged to to have obtained his law degree and bar enrolment on the basis of a fake degree.
Supreme Court has issued notice in a PIL petition which demands that India should be officially recognised as Bharat in stead of India.
The constitution bench has unanimously opined that there are no reason in law which require Justice Jagdish Singh Kehar to recuse from hearing the the challenge to the NJAC.
The Supreme Court of India has dismissed a PIL that sought to deny the creamy layers of the Scheduled Castes…
Check some interesting recent Public Interest Litigation petitions which were dismissed by the Courts.
Supreme Court has reserved its judgment in a matter involving a poem published 1994 which had vulgar and obscene references to Mahatma Gandhi. Read the case history and arguments before the Court.
Vice President Ansari has appointed a panel comprising of Justice Vikramjit Sen (chairman), Justice Chellar and KK Venugopal, to examine charges against Justice Gangele,sitting judge of MP High Court.
Justice Anil R Dave recuses himself from the Constitutional Bench hearing the challenge to the Constitution (Ninety –Ninth Amendment) Act, 2014 and National Judicial Appointments Commission Act, 2014 after Sr. Advocate Fali S Nariman objects.
As the petitions challenging NJAC see their day before the constitutional bench of the Supreme Court, there are certain issues related to reference of matter to larger benches which remain unclear and away from public domain.
Union Government has notified the Constitution (Ninety-ninth Amendment) Act, 2014 and National Judicial Appointments Commission Act, 2014 w.e.f. from 13 April 2015.