Minerva Mills Ltd. &Ors. v Union of India &Ors. [AIR 1980 SC 1789]

Introduction In the case of Kesavananda Bharati v State of Kerala[1] the Honourable Supreme Court of India had held that even though the Parliament had the power to amend the constitution under article 368 of the constitution, they could not change or affect its basic structure. The judgement in this case gave us the ‘basic … Continue reading Minerva Mills Ltd. &Ors. v Union of India &Ors. [AIR 1980 SC 1789]

Nun rape case: Kerala court frames charges against ex-Bishop of Jalandhar diocese

A court here on Thursday framed charges against former Bishop of Jalandhar Diocese, Franco Mulakkal, in the case relating to rape of a nun in Kerala.The Additional Sessions Court Judge read out to Mulakkal, who was present in the court, the charges under various sections of the IPC, including the punishment for offence for rape, … Continue reading Nun rape case: Kerala court frames charges against ex-Bishop of Jalandhar diocese

SC stays Allahabad HC order restraining police from arresting govt counsel accused of rape

The Supreme Court has stayed the Allahabad high court order granting interim relief to a government counsel suspect of rape. The Additional Chief Standing Counsel within the Lucknow bench of the high court, Shailendra Singh Chauhan, has been suspect of molestation and rape by a Delhi-based attorney for offences under Sections 328 (Causing hurt by … Continue reading SC stays Allahabad HC order restraining police from arresting govt counsel accused of rape

PLEA FILED IN SUPREME COURT TO TRANSFER INVESTIGATION OF NLUJ STUDENT’S MYSTERIOUS DEATH TO CBI 

In August, 2017 a 3rd year law student from National Law University, Jodhpur was found dead near the railway tracks opposite the university, the morning after the deceased went out with his friends for dinner. The mother of the deceased, the petitioner had requested the Rajasthan Police in 2019 to constitute a Special Investigation Team … Continue reading PLEA FILED IN SUPREME COURT TO TRANSFER INVESTIGATION OF NLUJ STUDENT’S MYSTERIOUS DEATH TO CBI