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…

Children Life Style South India Voice Women

Former Judge’s daughter in law assault video triggering outrage

The daughter-in-law of the former high court judge Justice Nooty Ramamohana Rao said on Saturday she did not file a complaint against her in-laws and husband despite facing harassment for seven years as they were ‘influential’ people.   Thirty-year-old Sindhu Sharma made the comments after releasing the CCTV footage of Rao and his son beating Read More…

Supreme Court Women

Swift Clean Chit to CJI Evoked angry protests outside Supreme Court by Women forum

Chief Justice Gogoi on Monday got a clean chit from an in-house inquiry committee. It “has found no substance” in the allegation levelled against him by a former woman employee of the court.   The three-member committee proceeded ex-parte as the woman had opted out of the inquiry on April 30.   The complainant had Read More…

Supreme Court Women

Women Judges now majority in the panel to inquire harassment charge against CJI

ustice Indu Malhotra a women judge replaces Justice NV Ramana who had, hours earlier, withdrawn from the panel after the complainant questioned his presence in the committee.   Justice Indu Malhotra has been inducted as the second woman member of the committee set up to look into allegations of sexual harassment against Chief Justice of Read More…