Breaking News: Supreme Court Issues New Guidelines To Prevent Misuse of 498A IPC, No More Automatic Arrest in 498a before Committee Report

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 1265 OF 2017 [Arising out of Special Leave Petition (Crl.) No.2013 of 2017] Rajesh Sharma & ors. …Appellants Versus State of U.P. & Anr. …Respondents J U D G M E N T Adarsh Kumar Goel, J. Leave granted. The question which Read More …

Domestic Relationship is Necessary to Permit a Party to Occupy “Shared Household” : Supreme Court

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION   CIVIL APPEAL NO.2500 OF 2017   Manmohan Attavar                                                    …Appellants   Versus   Neelam Manmohan Attavar                                     …Respondents   WITH   CIVIL APPEAL NO.2502 OF 2017   J U D G M E N T SANJAY KISHAN KAUL, J.   The appellant is 84 years old Read More …

Lapses In Prosecution Too Frequent For Comfort: Delhi HC Raps Public Prosecutor And ASJ

IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHI Decided on: 13th June, 2017 + CRL.A. 962/2015 and Crl. M.(B) Nos.391/2017 & 955/2016 GOPAL ….. Appellant Through: Mr. Abhishek Kumar, Adv. versus STATE ( GOVT OF NCT DELHI) ….. Respondent Through: Mr. Tarang Srivastava, APP for State with SI G.P. Pal, PS Civil Lines. + CRL.A. Read More …

CIC Decision: Information regarding illegally withdrawn money

Central Information Commission Room No.307, II Floor, B Wing, August Kranti Bhawan, Bhikaji Cama Place, New Delhi¬110066 website¬:-cic.gov.in Appeal No. CIC/MP/A/2014/001767 Appellant                        :                Smt. Rani Nigam, Sitapur Public Authority           :                State Bank of India, Lucknow Date Read More …

Pendency of a warrant cannot be a ground to refuse exemption under 205 CrPC: Kerala HC 2017

IN THE HIGH COURT OF KERALA AT ERNAKULAM PRESENT: THE HONOURABLE MR. JUSTICE SUNIL THOMAS WEDNESDAY, THE 12TH DAY OF APRIL 2017/22ND CHAITHRA, 1939 Crl.MC.No. 1654 of 2017 () ————————— (AGAINST ORDER IN CMP NO.6723/2016 IN CC NO.305/2016 OF JFCM-II,MAVELIKARA ARISING FROM CRIME NO.169/2016 OF NOORANAD POLICE STATION) PETITIONER(S)/1ST ACCUSED: SARATH S, AGED 26 YEARS, Read More …

Husband’s Extra-Marital Affair is Not Cruelty : SC

  REPORTABLE                         IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA                       CRIMINAL APPELLATE  JURISDICTION              CRIMINAL APPEAL  NO(S).   1138-1139        OF 2016                   (@ S.L.P. (Crl) Nos.  5928-5929 OF 2016) K.V. Prakash Babu                                  …     Appellant      VERSUS State of Karnataka                                 …     Respondent  J U D G M E N T             Read More …

Additional evidence cannot be produced at appellate stage without fulfilling any of the conditions mentioned in or 41r-27- Supreme Court

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO. 14055 OF 2015 (Arising out of S.L.P. (C) No. 7798 of 2015)   Andisamy Chettiar                                  … Appellant Versus Subburaj Chettiar               Read More …