Category: Supreme Court

SC dismisses appeal against Calcutta HC order discharging accused in abetment of suicide case.

Source – New Delhi, The Supreme Court on Friday rejected a plea by West Bengal Police challenging a Calcutta High Court”s verdict discharging an accused in an alleged abetment of suicide case by holding that terming the woman a “call girl” cannot be interpreted to be an act of instigating. A bench of justices

Let’s complete Ayodhya hearing by Oct 18, says Supreme Court Chief Justice.

Source – The five-judge Supreme Court bench hearing the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land title case on Wednesday set October 18 target to complete hearing in the case. “Let us make a joint effort to conclude the same by Oct 18”, Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi said. Chief Justice Gogoi had yesterday asked the

Ayodhya Case: SC Reserves Order, to Conduct Closed-door Proceedings Today on Mediation Panel Report.

Source – New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday concluded the daily hearings in the politically sensitive case of the Ram Janmbhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute in Ayodhya and reserved its judgement. The bench heard for 40 days the arguments in the decades-old temple-mosque dispute — the second longest proceedings in its history. A five-judge Constitution bench, headed