Reforms in Guardianship and Custody Laws in India Report No.257

    Report No.257 amendment in Custody Laws In order to emphasize the “welfare of the child” as the paramount consideration in adjudicating custody and guardianship matters, the Law Commission of India decided to study the issue of adopting a shared parenting system in India. the views of the Commission centred around (i) strengthening the Read More …

Woman sentenced to seven years imprisonment for filling a false gang rape case against her husband and other eight members of her inlaws family

  Normally in India woman escape clutches of law citing various reasons, one of the reasons being she is a woman, but something very different happened in the Rohtak court where a woman was sentenced to seven years rigorous imprisonment for filling a false gang rape case against her husband and other eight members of her Read More …

Quash on grounds of jurisdiction: Gujarat High Court

SCR.A/914/2002 1/7 ORDER IN THE HIGH COURT OF GUJARAT AT AHMEDABAD SPECIAL CRIMINAL APPLICATION No. 914 of 2002 ========================================================= JADEJA ARUN PRAVINKUMAR & 3 – Applicant(s) Versus STATE OF GUJARAT & 2 – Respondent(s) ========================================================= Appearance : MR BHARGAV N BHATT for Applicant(s) : 1 – 4. MR PD BHATE APP for Respondent(s) : 1, Read More …

Unnatural death of wife within seven years of marriage in matrimonial home is not enough to attract IPC 304B: Supreme Court

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CRIMINAL APPEAL NO.1097 OF 2016 [ARISING OUT OF S.L.P. (CRL.) NO.9718 OF 2014)                                           BAIJNATH & OTHERS .…APPELLANTS VERSUS STATE OF MADHYA PRADESH ….RESPONDENT   Read More …

Complaint Quashed – abuse of process court: Gujarat High Court

IN THE HIGH COURT OF GUJARAT AT AHMEDABAD SPECIAL CRIMINAL APPLICATION (QUASHING) NO. 1660 of 2009 FOR APPROVAL AND SIGNATURE: HONOURABLE MR.JUSTICE A.J. SHASTRI ============================================= 1 Whether Reporters of Local Papers may be allowed to see the judgment ? 2 To be referred to the Reporter or not ? 3 Whether their Lordships wish to Read More …