Convicts not to be released before serving full-term: Kerala High Court

KOCHI: The Kerala High Court on Wednesday directed the State government that no convict should be released without completing their prison sentence as awarded by the trial court till further order of High Court. The court issued the order on a petition filed by one PD Joseph, seeking a directive to the State government not [...]

Kundla Press And Oil Mill Pvt. Ltd vs State Of Gujarat And Ors on 28 March, 2017

NON-REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURSIDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO.4536 OF 2017 (Arising out of Special Leave Petition (Civil ) No.30727 of 2016) Kundla Press and Oil Mill Pvt. Ltd. .. Appellant(s) Versus State of Gujarat Ors. ..Respondent(s) J U D G M E N T DEEPAK GUPTA, J. Leave granted. 2. [...]

M/S. Berger Paints India Ltd vs C.I.T., Delhi-V on 28 March, 2017

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL No.2162 OF 2007 M/s Berger Paints India Ltd. ….Appellant(s) VERSUS C.I.T., Delhi-V …Respondent(s) WITH CIVIL APPEAL No.2163 OF 2007 M/s Berger Paints India Ltd. ….Appellant(s) VERSUS C.I.T., Delhi-V …Respondent(s) J U D G M E N T Abhay Manohar Sapre, J. 1) These [...]

H.P. Financial Corp vs Anil Garg & Ors on 28 March, 2017

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO.661 OF 2008 Himachal Pradesh Financial Corporation … Appellant Versus Anil Garg and others … Respondents JUDGMENT NAVIN SINHA, J. The Appellant is aggrieved by order dated 4.10.2005 allowing the writ petition of the Respondent, setting aside the auction notice under Section 85 [...]

Krishnegowda & Ors vs State Of Karnataka By Arkalgud … on 28 March, 2017

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 635 OF 2006 KRISHNEGOWDA ORS. … APPELLANTS VERSUS STATE OF KARNATAKA BY ARKALGUD POLICE … RESPONDENT WITH CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 1067 OF 2006 NANJE GOWDA ANR. … APPELLANTS VERSUS STATE OF KARNATAKA BY ARKALGUD POLICE …RESPONDENT JUDGMENT N.V. RAMANA, J. These two [...]

HC stays case against Manoj Abraham

The Kerala High Court has stayed the probe ordered by a Vigilance special court against Manoj Abraham, Inspector General of Police, on charges of amassment of wealth beyond his known sources of income. A Single Bench of the High Court stayed the Vigilance court order for two months on a petition by Mr. Abraham. The [...]

Kerala High Court seeks details of Pattoor land case

Kochi: Kerala High Court on Tuesday asked the chief secretary and the water resources department to file separate affidavits on the title and possession details of the controversial property in Pattoor. The court pointed out that the administrative orders of the land revenue commissioner, and constituted by the chief secretary to the government, to shift [...]

In Supreme Court deportation case, justices weigh immigrants’ legal rights

Immigration activists rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in 2016. The Supreme Court tried to figure out Tuesday whether immigrants should get a second chance in court when bad legal advice leads to a guilty plea and certain deportation. Photo by REUTERS/Joshua Roberts. WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court tried to figure out Tuesday whether immigrants [...]

US Supreme Court to hear arguments on forfeitures in Chattanooga drug conspiracy case

Related Article Let’s do some math. Two brothers working for an Army surplus store are accused of making $270,000 for selling a chemical used to cook methamphetamine. The federal government indicts both of them, convinces “Brother A” to return $200,000 of those proceeds, and sends him to prison for five months. “Brother B” decides to [...]

Is this Supreme Court ruling a game changer for special education?

JUDY WOODRUFF: Now: a Supreme Court ruling that could have a significant impact on special education in schools around the U.S. John Yang is back with that story for our weekly education segment, Making the Grade. JOHN YANG: Amid all of the big news last week, this stunning ruling may have been overlooked. The court [...]

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