BJP Indian Subcontinent Protest Regulators

Human rights members fuming Modi Praiser Ex Judge Arun Misra appointment as Chairperson NHRC

Members of various human rights organisations and concerned individuals have condemned the appointment of former SC judge Arun Kumar Mishra as the next Chairperson of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) of India by the selection Committee headed by the Prime Minister.   “It is very clear that Justice Arun Mishra seems to have been rewarded Read More…

High Court Supreme Court West India Women

Nagpur Branch HC judge held opening minor girl pants zip not sexual assault under POCSO

Judge Pushpa Ganediwala Days after ruling on ‘skin-to-skin contact’, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court has said.,  that holding a minor girl’s hand and opening her pants zip cannot be termed as ‘sexual assault’ under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act 2012. Such acts would amount to sexual harassment under Section Read More…

High Court South India Voice

Former High Court Judge Karnan arrested for uploading video defaming Sitting Judges

Two days ago, expressing dissatisfaction over the police failing to act against former High Court Judge C.S Karnan over uploading obscene and defamatory content against sitting judges and women advocates,   The Madras High Court on Monday summoned the DGP and Chennai Commissioner of Police to physically appear before it on December 7.   Following Read More…

High Court South India

HC directed State machinery for action taken report on FIR against Former HC judge

A division bench comprising Justice M Sathyanarayanan and Justice R Hemalatha sought the immediate removal of the videos and remarks after holding that it was unfortunate that Karnan, who had held an important Constitutional post, has stooped so low and was repeatedly scandalising the judiciary.   During the hearing, the bench also took strong exception Read More…

Culture Entertainment

Actor Suriya thanks judiciary for ended contempt proceedings

Actor Suriya earlier has said in his statement that by doing court cases through camera Judges ordered 1.6 million Students to write physical tests across 3800 NEET test centres . Also he lambasted NEET as manuNEEThi system where by one particular section of people are benefitted   The much-speculated hype contempt proceedings sought to be Read More…

Opinion Supreme Court

1 Rupee fine is what has happened to our democracy in the last six years : Bhushan

Activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan, who has been convicted and fined for contempt of court by the Supreme Court, on Monday said that the conviction will not stop him from speaking up.   Speaking to Senior Journalist Rajdeep Sardesai, Activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan said that the verdict might tweak his tweeting habits, but he won’t stop Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Supreme Court Voice

Sr Advocate Bhushan to fight against SC judges in defamation case

Senior journalists N. Ram and Arun Shourie and advocate Prashant Bhushan have jointly moved the Supreme Court against a law that allows criminal contempt action to be initiated on the “incurably vague” ground that a publication may tend to or even scandalize or lower the authority of a court of law. Advocate Prashant Bhushan, who Read More…

Supreme Court West India

SC revokes Gujarat High Court order and favours Gujarat Minister election malpractice case

[splco_heading size=”15″ align=”left” margin=”30″] After conducting trail for 2 years  Gujarat HC had set aside Chudasama’s December 2017 election as void and illegal on the grounds of manipulation and malpractice. The BJP leader had been declared a winner over Congress candidate Ashwinbhai Rathod, by a margin of 327 votes. [/splco_heading]   When the candidate Ashwin Rathod Read More…

Legal Opinion Supreme Court

Judiciary geared in favour of rich and powerful : SC Justice Deepak Gupta

Justice Gupta, who retired on Wednesday, was speaking at his farewell organised by the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) through video conferencing.   In the Supreme Court’s 70-year-old history, Justice Gupta became the first judge to get a virtual farewell.   Justice Gupta said that judges cannot live in ivory towers but must be aware Read More…