Case Comments

Vishaka&Ors. V/S State of Rajasthan (Air 1997 Sc 3011) – Sexual Harassment Landmark Case

January 8, 2020

Author- Pallav vats, Geeta Institute of Law, Panipat. Case comment Vishaka&Ors. V/S State of Rajasthan (Air 1997 Sc 3011) – Sexual Harassment Landmark Case Bench Of Judges: CJI, Sujata V. Manohar, B. N. Kirpal Vishaka & ors. v/s state of Rajasthan[1]is a case which deals with the evil of Sexual Harassment of women at her […]

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D.K Basu V. State of West Bengal: Case Comment

January 4, 2020

D.K. BASU V. STATE OF WEST BENGAL Author: Mr. Badal Khurana, JIMS School of Law Court                           Before the Supreme Court of India Decided on                  18.12.1996 Bench                         Kuldip Singh and A.S.Anand JJ In this case, the main parties were Shri DK Basu and the State of West Bengal. This case revolved around […]

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Mohd. Aslam Vs Union of India: Case Comment

January 3, 2020

MOHD. ASLAM VS UNION OF INDIA Author: Ms. Jyoti Jha, JEMTEC, School of Law In the case of MOHD ASLAM VS UNION OF INDIA the petitioner (MOHD ASLAM) filed a contempt petition against the respondent (Shri Kalyan Singh), then Chief Minister that he willfully disobeyed the court’s order. There was a prior case in which […]

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Recent Case Laws on LGBT Rights

December 31, 2019

CASE LAWS ON LGBT RIGHTS Author: Ms. Jyoti Jha, JEMTEC, School of Law The LGBT community includes the following groups: Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals, Transgender. Most LGBT people in India remain closeted, fearing discrimination from their families, who might see homosexuality as shameful. In 2001, the Netherlands became the first nation to allow same-sex marriage. In […]

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Latest Judgements on Maintenance and their Principles

December 30, 2019

LATEST JUDGMENTS ON MAINTENANCE AND THEIR PRINCIPLES Author: Mr. Badal Khurana, JIMS School of Law Sachin Gupta v.Rachana Gupta on 21 January 2019 Delhi High Court Principle: High Court of Delhi noted that keeping in view of the fact that the wife can maintain a petition at any place where she is residing and the fact that […]

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Section 482 Cr.P.C: Recent SC Judgments

December 29, 2019

Section 482 Cr.P.C: Recent supreme Court Judgments and modifications Author –  Pallav vats, Geeta Institute of Law Section 482 in The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973   Saving of inherent powers of the High Court. Nothing in this Code shall be deemed to limit or affect the inherent powers of the High Court to make such […]

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Common Cause V. Union of India (2018): Case Comment

December 28, 2019

COMMON CAUSE(A Regd. SOCIETY) v. UNION OF INDIA (2018) :CASE COMMENT. Author: Ankita Karn, School of Legal Studies, REVA University. Common Cause v. Union of India (2018): Case Comment Court: The Supreme Court of India Bench: Justice Dipak Mishra and Justice A.M Khanwilkar Decided on: 9 March 2018 Case No. : Writ Petition (Civil) No. […]

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Birla Corporation Ltd. V. Adventz Investments & Holding Ltd. & Ors.

December 28, 2019

BIRLA CORPORATION LTD. v. ADVENTZ INVESTMENTS & HOLDING LTD & ORS. Author: Ms. Deepsi Rawat, Law College Dehradun. JURISDICTION AND BENCH Jurisdiction of Court The instant case is a Special Leave Petition under Article 136 of the Constitution of India, 1950. Bench in the Case Justice R. Banumathi Justice R. Subhash Reddy Facts of the […]

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Independent thought v. Union of India 2017: Case Comment

December 27, 2019

INDEPENDENT THOUGHT V. UNION OF INDIA Author: Ms. Deepsi Rawat, Law College Dehradun. In the Supreme Court of India Civil Original Jurisdiction Petitioner: Independent Thought, A Registered Society. Respondents: Union of India. Bench: Justice Madan B. Lokur and Justice Deepak Gupta. Decided on: 11th October, 2017. FACTS OF THE CASE The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, […]

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Matter of Baby M. (1988): Case Comment

December 26, 2019

Author: Rudrabhishek Chauhan, School of Law, Galgotias University. Matter of Baby M. (1988): Case Comment Court: The Supreme Court of New Jersey. 109 N.J. 396 (1988) 537 A.2d 1227 Decided on: February 3, 1988 Facts: In 1985 William Stern and Mary Beth Whitehead went into a surrogacy contract expressing that Stern’s better half, Elizabeth, was […]

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Narendra vs. K.Meena, 2016

December 24, 2019

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION Case Name-Narendra vs. K.Meena Bench-Anil R.Dave, L.Nageswara Rao Narendra-Appellant K.Meena-Respondent Decided on -6-10-2016 The issue raised -Separating husband from his parents as a ground for Contested Divorce in India. Facts of the Case-The appeal before the Supreme Court was filed by the husband against the decision […]

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Ryland Vs. Fletcher [1868] UKHL 1, (1868) LR 3 HL 330: Case Comment

November 30, 2019

Case Analysis-Ryland vs. Fletcher [1868] UKHL 1, (1868) LR 3 HL 330 Author: Prakalp Shrivastava B.A LL.B (2018-2023) Jagran Lakecity University Introduction There is a situation when a person may be liable for some harm even though he is not negligent in causing the same. There is no intention to cause harm. Sometimes he may […]

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Live Streaming of Supreme Court Cases: Case Comment

November 19, 2019

Case Comment: Live Streaming of Supreme Court Cases Author: Ms. Kashish Khurana, School of Law Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal Swapnil Tripathi & Others vs. Supreme Court of India & Others                                           In The Supreme Court of India                                  Writ Petition (Civil) no. 1232 of 2017                                            Decided on 26th September 2018    (Before then CJI Dipak Mishra, […]

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K.M Nanavati v. State of Maharashtra(1961): Case Comment.

November 8, 2019

Author: Shrankhala Parwar, School of law, DAVV, Indore. K.M Nanavati v. State of Maharashtra(1961): Case Comment Court: The Supreme Court of India  Bench: Subbarao, K.Das, S.K Dayal Raghubar  Decided On: 24.11.1961  Citation: AIR 1962 SC 605, 1962 SCR Supl.(1) 567  * The 2016 Bollywood film Rustom, starring Akshay Kumar, is a fictionalized account of the KM […]

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I.R. Coelho (Dead) By Lrs vs State Of Tamil Nadu & Ors AIR 2007 SC 861: Case Comment

November 2, 2019

CASE COMMENT Author: Ritik Saluja I.R. Coelho (Dead) By Lrs vs State Of Tamil Nadu & Ors AIR 2007 SC 861 BENCH​: Justice Y.K. Sabharwal, Justice Ashok Bhan, Justice Arijit Pasayat, Justice B.P. Singh, Justice S.H. Kapadia, Justice C.K. Thakker, Justice P.K. Balasubramanyan, Justice Altamas Kabir and Justice D.K. Jain PETITIONER​: I.R. Coelho (Dead) By […]

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