A single-judge bench of Allahabad High Court while hearing an Application under section 482 filed by Suresh Kumar Tanwar and Another has initiated suo motu criminal contempt proceedings against a litigant for filing forged documents.
The Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court, while passing an important order observed that in several cases, it has been held that dispute which is essentially of civil in nature and has been given cloak of the criminal offence, the Court should quash the criminal proceedings to prevent abuse of the process of the Court.
Allahabad High Court while hearing an application under Section 482 CrPC observed that even if the police officials exceed, to some extent, their authority in the discharge of their official/public duty, then also sanction would be required under section 197 CrPC for their prosecution.
A single-judge bench of Allahabad High Court while hearing a Criminal Misc Bail Application filed by -Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLA from Bansagaon, Gorakhpur Dr Vijay Kumar rejected his bail in the 2015 Shikhar murder case.
A single-judge bench of Allahabad High Court while hearing a Criminal Revision filed by Vartika Singh dismissed the petition filed by international shooter Vartika Singh seeking registration of an FIR against Central Minister Smriti Irani and other persons.
A Single-Judge Bench of Allahabad High Court, while hearing a petition filed by Arshadullah Khan And Others, expressed displeasure over the pendency of the trial for 27 years, after receiving a stay order in a civil case.
A single-judge bench of Allahabad High Court while hearing a petition filed by Bishop Subodh C. Mondal & Ors directed the Lucknow District Magistrate to take over the management of the society running the Christian College.