While considering the PIL, Jammu and Kashmir High Court observed that the issue of illegal behavior of some of the schools is distinct and unconnected with the subject matter of the PIL which can be raised independently by the persons aggrieved.
The first PIL was filed by an advocate upon seeing a news report about the hardships faced by undertrial prisoners in Bihar who had to spend years in jail without being punished. But over the years, the PIL has become a tool of publicity for advocates and one of harassment for litigants.
Allahabad High Court division bench while hearing a petition filed by M/S Indian Toners And Developers Limited sought a response from the Central and State Governments within two weeks on the petition filed against the order of the GST authorities and the Appellate Authority.
Supreme Court bench was hearing a plea filed by terror convict Abu Saleem stating that his imprisonment cannot extend beyond 25 years as per the assurances given by the government of India to Portugal during his extradition.
Supreme Court was hearing a petition filed by Union of India against M/S Ganpati Dealcom Pvt. Ltd which had approached the Calcutta high court against the show cause notice for alleged benami property purchased by company.
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday heard a plea seeking directions to the Union of India to provide Z-plus security to the petitioner, an independent politician and social activist, who primarily works on various socio-political issues in Naxalite areas.