Category: High Court

Madras High Court judge asks Corporation Commissioner, Police chief to walk on Marina Beach

Source:- Justice Vineet Kothari of the Madras High Court on Tuesday asked Greater Chennai Commissioner of Police Mahesh Kumar Aggarwal and Corporation Commissioner G. Prakash to take their morning or evening walk on the Marina beach and its loop road, to ensure that the place was maintained well and was free of encroachments. The senior-most

Judges err, admits High Court

Source:- Judges err, the High Court has ruled. In an candid observation on the functioning of the subordinate judiciary, the High Court has asserted that at times, flawed orders with errors in fact or law have been passed by judicial officers. The HC has directed the compiling of such errors before pointing these out to

Former Punjab Police chief Sumedh Singh Saini moves SC after high court dismisses bail petition

Source:-hindustantimes Former Punjab director general of police (DGP) Sumedh Singh Saini has moved the Supreme Court, seeking anticipatory bail in a case related to the alleged abduction and disappearance of a junior engineer, Balwant Singh Multani, in 1991. Saini, who is likely to be represented by senior advocate Mukul Rohatgi, moved the apex court on

Principal seat of High Court need not be in State capital: Centre tells AP HC

Source:-thehindubusinessline The notification of the President’s Order on the constitution of a separate High Court for Andhra Pradesh, with the principal seat at Amaravati, cannot be construed as the Central government’s decision to declare Amaravati as the capital of the State. The principal seat of the High Court need not necessarily be in the State

Delhi High Court, hearing Kalanithi Maran plea, orders SpiceJet to deposit Rs 243 crore within six weeks

Source:-moneycontrol The Delhi High Court, which is hearing a lawsuit filed by SpiceJet’s former promoter, Kalanithi Maran of Sun Group, and his KAL Airways, against the low-cost airline, has ordered it to deposit nearly Rs 243 crore within six weeks. The amount is essentially an interest payout of the sum Maran and KAL Airways won

Sushant Singh death case: Former top cops move Bombay High Court against ‘media trial’

Source:-indianexpress Eight former top police officers of Maharashtra, including the ex Director General of Police (DGP) of Maharashtra and former commissioners of Mumbai Police have moved a public interest litigation (PIL) before the Bombay High Court seeking restraining orders against ‘media trial’ in the Sushant Singh Rajput Death case. The petitioners include former DGPs P