Category: Supreme Court

US Supreme Court weighs Trump bid to bar illegal immigrants from census totals

Source:- The Supreme Court on Monday is set to take up President Donald Trump`s unprecedented and contentious effort to exclude illegal immigrants from the population totals used to allocate U.S. House of Representatives districts to states. The challengers to Trumps July directive include various states led by New York, cities, counties and immigrant rights groups.

Supreme Court did not close even for a day during lockdown: CJI Bobde

Source:- Chief Justice of India (CJI) SA Bobde on Thursday said that the Supreme Court did not shut down even for a single day during the lockdown period, underscoring the resilience shown by the judiciary in preserving the vibrancy of the Constitution through the pandemic. “During the lockdown, the Supreme Court did not lock down

Supreme Court stays gag order by Andhra Pradesh High Court on Amaravati land scam

Source:- NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday vacated the gag order passed by the Andhra Pradesh High Court in a matter related to the Amravati land scam case allegedly involving a former advocate general and two daughters of a senior apex court judge. A three judge bench headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan issued a

Franklin Templeton moves Supreme Court against High Court order

Source:- Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund (FT) moved the Supreme Court on Monday, challenging a Karnataka high court order that said its decision to wind down six debt schemes in April required a simple majority consent from unitholders. In October, the high court had ordered that trustees should not take any action on the winding-up of

Supreme Court to pronounce verdict on plea challenging rejection of nomination papers to contest against PM Modi

Source:- The Supreme Court is scheduled to pronounce on Tuesday its verdict on a plea by sacked BSF Jawan Tej Bahadur challenging the rejection of his nomination papers to contest 2019 Lok Sabha polls against Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Varanasi constituency. A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde had on November 18

Maratha community to send one lakh petitions to Supreme Court for vacation of stay on reservation

Source:- More than two months after a three-judge Supreme Court (SC) bench put an interim stay on the reservations for Marathas in government jobs and school admissions, the community members have started a movement to plead the top court for the vacation of the stay by sending 1 lakh postal petitions. The community has been

Supreme Court discourages use of Article 32 in scribe case

Source:- The Supreme Court said on Monday it was trying to discourage the use of a provision that allows incarcerated people to directly approach the top court against violation of their fundamental rights as it felt that high courts were well-equipped to deal with such matters. In a case pertaining to Malayalam journalist Siddique Kappan,

Trump calls 2020 election ‘fraud’, saying he’ll go to Supreme Court

Source:- Trump said that the 2020 presidential election was a “fraud being committed on the American public”, adding that he will go to the US Supreme Court to challenge Tuesday night’s outcome US President Donald Trump on Wednesday said that the 2020 presidential election was a “fraud being committed on the American public”, adding that

Comedian Kunal Kamra Faces Contempt Charges Over Supreme Court Tweets

Source:- New Delhi: Stand-up comic Kunal Kamra faces contempt charges over a series of tweets criticizing the Supreme Court for granting TV anchor Arnab Goswami interim bail on Wednesday.Attorney General KK Venugopal today gave his consent to eight people who want to sue Kunal Kamra for criminal contempt. “It is time that people understand attacking