Author: Verdictum

The Supreme Court Bench of Justice K.M. Joesph and Justice B.V. Nagarathna, on Friday, issued notice on an SLP filed against the order passed by the Allahabad High Court dismissing... Read More

The Calcutta High Court has refused to quash the criminal proceedings initiated against the petitioners for offenses under Sections 376, 448, 493 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860, and Sections... Read More

The Madras High Court, Madurai Bench has granted anticipatory bail to Lawyer and Uttar Pradesh BJP spokesperson Prashant Kumar Umrao with certain conditions after he was booked for allegedly spreading.... Read More

The Supreme Court in an appeal preferred by the State of Orissa has recently held that merely making a prayer contrary to the existing provision in the statute does not... Read More

An Allahabad High Court Bench of Justice Om Prakash Shukla has heard a batch of 117 writ petitions and held that the State authorities committed several illegalities in fixing the... Read More

The Delhi High Court has allowed the medical termination of a woman’s 28-week-old pregnancy after considering the report of the medical board. The Court noted that the Medical Board... Read More

Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju today said the government would push a bill in the Parliament session, which will resume on March 13, to repeal 65 more obsolete laws and... Read More

The Kerala High Court directed the Centre and the competent Secretary/Department to sanction and disburse the family pension to the petitioner i.e., the unmarried daughter of a dead man who... Read More

The Supreme Court Collegium has recommended the appointment of two Advocates and five Judicial officers as Judges of the Gujarat High Court. The Supreme Court Collegium also recommended the appointment... Read More

The Supreme Court today dismissed a PIL seeking direction to all the states to frame rules for menstrual pain leaves for female students and working-class women at their workplaces and... Read More