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Nagammal v The Senior Divisional Personnel Officer Southern Railway, Trichy & Ors.

Author: Amisha Gupta 3rd Year BBA LL.B (Hons.) University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun CITATION: [(2020) 2 MLJ 53; LNINDORD 2019 BMM 6244] BEFORE THE MADURAI BENCH OF MADRAS HIGH COURT DATED: 21.08.2019 CORAM: MR. JUSTICE S.S. SUNDAR C.R.P (PD) (MD) NO. 1083 OF 2011 1. FACTS OF THE CASE In this case, under Section 115 of the Civil Procedure Code, Civil Revision Petition has been filed by the… Read More »Nagammal v The Senior Divisional Personnel Officer Southern Railway, Trichy & Ors.

Chairman T.N.E.B v Inspector of Labour

Author: Madhavi Achari LLM (Financial Regulations) K.P. Mehta School of Law, Mumbai CITATION: (2020-I-LLJ 718(MAD) LNINDORD 2019 MAD 16387) IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT MADRAS. DATED: 19/11/2019 CORAM: HON’BLE JUSTICE S.M. SUBRAMANIAM 1. FACTS OF THE CASE  In this case, the Writ Petitioners are the Tamil Nadu Electricity Board.  It was contented by the Writ Petitioners that the application filed by the Respondent before the Inspector of Labour… Read More »Chairman T.N.E.B v Inspector of Labour

Ashok Kumar Kalra v Wing Cdr. Surendra Agnihotri

Author: Amisha Gupta 3rd Year BBA LL.B (Hons.) University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun CITATION: [(2020) 2 MLJ 189 (SC): LNIND 2019 SC 924] 1. INTRODUCTION The Hon’ble Supreme Court, in Ashok Kumar Kalra v. Wing Cdr. Surendra Agnihotri expressed that Order VIII Rule 6A of CPC has removed their rule to put an embargo on submitting a counterclaim after filing a written assertion, but this doesn’t provide an absolute… Read More »Ashok Kumar Kalra v Wing Cdr. Surendra Agnihotri

Anuradha Bhasin v. Union of India

Author: Shweta Bilonikar LLM (Financial Regulations) K.P. Mehta School of Law, Mumbai CITATION :(2020) 2 MLJ 587 (SC): LNIND 2020 SC 105] DATE OF JUDGEMENT: 10TH FEBRUARY 2020 BENCH: JUSTICE N.V. RAMANA, JUSTICE AJAY RASTOGI, JUSTICE V. RAMASUBRAMANIAN AUTHOR: JUSTICE V. RAMASUBRAMANIAN 1. BACKGROUND This case emanates from the Constitutional Order No. 272 that was passed by the President of India, which revoked Article 370 of the Constitution. In this… Read More »Anuradha Bhasin v. Union of India

Atma Ram v. Charanjit Singh

Author: Shweta Bilonikar LLM (Financial Regulations) K.P. Mehta School of Law, Mumbai CITATION :(2020) 2 MLJ 587 (SC): LNIND 2020 SC 105] DATE OF JUDGEMENT: 10TH FEBRUARY 2020 BENCH: JUSTICE N.V. RAMANA, JUSTICE AJAY RASTOGI, JUSTICE V. RAMASUBRAMANIAN AUTHOR: JUSTICE V. RAMASUBRAMANIAN 1. BACKGROUND This was a landmark judgement that covers one of the many loopholes in Indian law. We often come across such cases where the unfair advantage of… Read More »Atma Ram v. Charanjit Singh

Prabodh Ch. Das v. Mahamaya Das

Author: Shweta Bilonikar LLM (Financial Regulations) K.P. Mehta School of Law, Mumbai CITATION – [(2020) 1 MLJ 630 (SC): LNIND 2019 SC 1011] DATE OF JUDGEMENT – 13TH DECEMBER 2019 BENCH – S. ABDUL NAZEER, SANJIV KHANNA. AUTHORED BY – S. ABDUL NAZEER.J. 1. BACKGROUND The right to legal representation is a fundamental right which is included in Article 21 of the Indian Constitution. This case summary seeks to highlight… Read More »Prabodh Ch. Das v. Mahamaya Das

NAVTEJ SINGH JOHAR & ORS. V UNION OF INDIA, THR. SECRETARY, MINISTRY OF LAW AND JUSTICE

Author: Shivalika Verma 3rd Year BBA LL.B BVDU, New Law College, Pune NAME OF THE COURT: Supreme Court of India PETITIONER: Navtej Singh Johar & Ors. RESPONDENT: Union of India, Thr. Secretary, Ministry of Law and Justice. BENCH: CJI Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar, Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman, Justice D.Y. Chandrachud and Justice Indu Malhotra CITATION: (2019) 3 SCC 345 HISTORY OF HOMOSEXUALITY IN INDIA: Homosexuality is the attribute of… Read More »NAVTEJ SINGH JOHAR & ORS. V UNION OF INDIA, THR. SECRETARY, MINISTRY OF LAW AND JUSTICE

SELVI & ORS V. STATE OF KARNATAKA & ANR; (2010) 7 SCC 263

Author: Ankur Srivastav 5th Year B.A. LL.B Chandigarh University, Chandigarh NAME OF THE COURT: Supreme Court of India APPELLANT: Smt. Selvi & ors. RESPONDENT: State of Karnataka & Anr. DATE OF JUDGEMENT: 5th May 2010 BENCH: Hon’ble (CJI) K.G. Balakrishnan, Justice R.V. Raveendran, Justice J.M Panchal CITATION: (2010) 7 SCC 263 (INDIA) INTRODUCTION: “Technology is a useful servant but a dangerous master.” – Christian Lous Lange This commentary will be… Read More »SELVI & ORS V. STATE OF KARNATAKA & ANR; (2010) 7 SCC 263