Supreme Court closes contempt proceedings against 9 Tamil Nadu Govt Officials for not implementing a direction to revise seniority list of officers in the Public Works Dept.

November 29, 2022
women, modesty, guilt,

Women Can Be held Guilty of Outraging another Woman’s Modesty under Section 354 of IPC: Mumbai Court

The Mumbai Court ruled that women can be held guilty of outraging another woman’s modesty under Section 354 of IPC. Background  It is alleged by the […]
November 29, 2022
supreme court, husband, conviction,

Supreme Court Overturns Husband’s Conviction Accused of killing his wife

The Supreme Court overturned the husband‘s conviction under Section 302 of the IPC accused of killing his wife. Background  The appellant is before the Court assailing […]
November 29, 2022
high court, crpc,

High Court ought to exercise its power under Section 482 CrPC for quashing of the criminal complaint and proceedings: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court stated that the High Court ought to exercise its power under Section 482 CrPC for quashing the criminal complaint and proceedings. Background  The […]
November 29, 2022
google map, jilliang estate,

Google Map images showing reduced green cover: Uttarakhand High Court stays construction in Jilling Estate

The Uttarakhand High Court stayed the construction in Jilling Estate as the Google Map images showed reduced green cover. Background  The Supreme Court, while passing the […]
November 28, 2022
wife, husband, qualification, job,

Mere Possession of Qualifications by Wife, Cannot ipso facto be a Reason to Deny Interim Maintenance: Bombay High Court  

The Bombay High Court ruled that mere possession of qualifications by wife, cannot ipso facto be a reason to deny Interim Maintenance. Background  Petitioner instituted Petition […]
November 28, 2022
SEZ, LOP, economic zone, tax,

Once an SEZ LOP Application is Approved, Unit Acquires SEZ Status and Becomes Eligible for an Exemption under Section 26 of the SEZ Act: Bombay High Court 

The Bombay High Court ruled that once an SEZ LOP application is approved, the unit acquires SEZ status and becomes eligible for an exemption under Section […]
November 28, 2022
GST, tax, SCN

SCN under Section 73 for Verification of a Transitional Credit Cannot be Issued by GST Authority: Jharkhand High Court

The Jharkhand High Court ruled that SCN under Section 73 for the verification of a transitional credit cannot be issued by the GST authority. Background  By […]
November 26, 2022
company, contract, law

State Government can Exercise Powers for Determining Conditions of Service of Officers other than Housing Commissioner and Employees of Board: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court ruled that the state government can exercise the powers for determining conditions of service of officers other than the housing commissioner and employees […]
November 26, 2022
promise, sex, rape,

Promise Alleged to have been made by Accused to Married Woman that he could marry her is a Promise which is Not Enforceable in Law: Kerala High Court

The Kerala High Court reiterated that the promise alleged to have been made by the accused to a married woman that he could marry her is […]