The Supreme Court has decided to examine if a person can be deported from the country under Section 9(2) of the Citizenship Act without deciding his application about citizenship.
Section 9(2) provides that if any question arises as to whether, when or how any citizen of India has acquired the citizenship of another country, it shall be determined by leading evidence before the person's citizenship is terminated.
A Bench comprising of Justice Surya Kant and Justice JB Pardiwala said the...
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Supreme Court judge Justice Indira Banerjee on Friday advocated extending the tenure of judges in the Apex Court, stating that most judges give their best after about a year or so, but unfortunately, their tenure almost comes to an end by that time.
Speaking during a function to felicitate her on her retirement organised by the Supreme Court Bar association (SCBA), Justice Banerjee said she seconded the suggestion given by her former colleague, Justice Nageswara Rao, at the ti...
Allahabad high court while hearing an application filed by Rajiv Kumar has said that if the victim and the accused are leading a happy married life along with their four-and-a-half-year-old son then it is not appropriate to run a case against the husband for rape and kidnapping of a minor.