The Allahabad High Court while allowing the petition ordered that unless the actual possession is taken land will not vest in the State.
The Division Bench of Justice Salil Kumar Rai and Justice Arun Kumar Singh Deshwal passed this order while hearing a petition filed by Netra Pal Singh and Another.
The petition has been filed with the following prayers:-
"(i) Issue a writ, order or direction in the nature of mandamus declaring all the proceedings over the land in question measuring 29...
The Delhi High Court recently expressed concern over conversion of public places of worship into private tenements after which rights are sought to be claimed over the property by priests, pandits, imams, caretakers and their families in an illegal and unauthorised manner.
The Lok Sabha Secretariat has disqualified Rahul Gandhi from the House after a district court in Surat found the senior Congress leader guilty in a criminal defamation suit and slapped a two-year jail term on him.
The entry of the law firms from abroad could hit Indian lawyers and affect their income. Should there be an ombudsman to check their credentials and accounts and are Indian law firms needlessly worried?
At an event organised to celebrate International Women’s Day, the chief justice of India expressed a need to ensure zero tolerance for inappropriate behaviour and improper use of language against women. He will release a legal glossary in this regard.
The Madras High Court quashed two orders allowing executive magistrates to make habitual offenders execute “good behaviour” bonds as these magistrates are not judicial officers and cannot conduct trials.
The Central government has cleared the appointment of two advocates as the additional judges of the Gujarat High Court.
The advocates who have been appointed are:
Devan Mahendrabhai Desai; andMoxa Kiran Thakker.
Ministry of Law & Justice has issued a notification to this effect.
After the Supreme Court Collegium recommended the same on March 2, 2023, the appointments were made in this regard.
As per the Supreme Court collegium, the resolution was passed by the Gujarat ...