A single-judge bench of Calcutta High Court while hearing a petition filed by Deepa Asani declared person Deepa Asani a 'mentally challenged person' by exercising its powers under Clause 17 of the Letters Patent, 1865.
The Supreme Court canceled the bail plea of Govind Singh, the killer of Congress leader. Reprimanded the police officers for the laxity in the investigation.. said, pressurizing the judge on the police is a serious matter.
"I feel ashamed that our esteemed Chartered High Court, which has an illustrious history, is being relegated to such insignificance that we cannot render justice to the litigants at large due to mere connectivity issues," observed Justice Sabyasachi Bhattacharyya
The revisional application is disposed of with a direction that the Magistrate will be at liberty to record the plea of the petitioner through his advocate and his examination under Section 313 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973, may also be conducted in terms of Section 313(5) of the Code.
A single bench of Calcutta High Court admitted the Election Petition of Bharatiya Janata Party leader Swadhin Kumar Sarkar who was defeated by Trinamool Congress' Candidate Chandana Sarkar by 2426 votes from the Baisnabnagar constituency.
The Calcutta High Court has lifted its interim stay imposed on West Bengal government's primary school teacher recruitment drive. Justice Abhijit Gangopadhyay passed this order while disposing of a petition filed by Abhijit Ghosh alleging irregularities in marking and the selection process
The critical case was assigned to Justice Chanda by the Calcutta high court’s master of the roster, Acting Chief Justice Rajesh Bindal. While the authenticity of the pictures has not been questioned at all.
The bail application of a public officer at District court, who was accused of cheating and conspiracy, was dismissed by the Supreme Court. The Bench of Chief Justice N.V. Ramana also denied the petitioner of benefit to approaching the High court for bail.
A Punjab and Haryana High Court single bench passed the dismissal order of the petition of a man who had attempted to illegally oust his aged mother while hearing a Criminal Writ Petition filed by Sunny Goyal.