Category: Madhya Pradesh High Court

MP govt to withdraw helmet exemption for women and children.

source:- A petitioner had contended that the relaxation given to women and children was violative of the Constitution’s Articles 14, 15(1) and 21 and also defeated the purpose for use of helmet that was made mandatory for two-wheeler riders under the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988. The Madhya Pradesh government had exempted women and children

Madhya Pradesh HC stays suspension of Ratlam principal suspended over notebooks with Savarkar’s image.

Source – The Indore bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court has stayed the suspension of the principal of a government-run school at Malwasa in Ratlam district, action against whom was taken over distribution of notebooks carrying the picture of Hindutva ideologue Veer Savarkar on the cover. Principal R N Kerawat was suspended by

PIL in Madhya Pradesh HC seeks implementation of CAA in state.

Source – PIL in Madhya Pradesh HC seeks implementation of CAA in state Jabalpur, Jan 16 (PTI)A public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Madhya Pradesh High Court here seeking implementation of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) in the Congress-ruled state. The PIL was filed recently by office-bearers of four social organisations in the state. Talking

MP honeytrap case: I-T dept to move HC to access documents, electronic evidence seized from accused.

Source – The Income Tax department will soon move the Indore bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court, seeking access to the documentary and electronic evidence that were recovered from the high profile women who have been arrested in the sensational honey trap case, a top IT official told India Today TV. The I-T

No need to pay extra fees: Madhya Pradesh HC allows 52 med students to appear for exam.

Source – A vacation bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court on Monday allowed 52 postgraduate (MD/MS) students of a private medical college to appear for their January exam without depositing extra tuition fees. Bhopal-based LN Medical College, on the basis of a recent order of the Appellate Authority Admission and Fees Regulatory Committee of

Habeas Corpus Not Maintainable When Detention Is Under The Witness Protection Scheme, 2018: MP HC.

Source – The Indore bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court has held that a petition in the nature of habeas corpus is not maintainable in cases where the detention is made for protection of witnesses, as envisaged under the Witness Protection Scheme, 2018. Thus while dismissing the petition, the bench of Chief Justice

Indore police file chargesheet in MP ‘honey trap case’

Source – Indore police on Monday filed the chargesheet in the alleged Madhya Pradesh ‘honey strap case’, naming eight people, including two who are at large. Meanwhile, Indore police have booked Jeetu Soni, businessman and editor of the newspaper Sanjha Lokswami, on a rape complaint by a Mumbai-based woman. Soni’s newspaper had filed several

MP High Court refuses to dismiss petition challenging Pragya Thakur’s election to Lok Sabha.

Source – The Madhya Pradesh High Court’s principal bench at Jabalpur has dismissed Bhopal BJP MP Pragya Thakur’s objections against a petition challenging her election in the Lok Sabha polls earlier this year. A Bhopal based journalist has accused Thakur of winning the polls by inciting communal passion and sought that her election is

TNUSRB Grade 2: Madras High Court Sets Deadline for Recruitment Board to Comply with Order.

Source – The Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board (TNUSRB) has been recently warned by the Hon’ble Madras High Court wherein the court has warned to stall the selection process for TNUSRB Grade-II Police Constable recruitment, if the board fails to comply with the interim order passed by the Madras High Court by 6th December