Showing : 21-30 of 660 Results

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 35(2), 33-- Sexual offences against children - Directions issued for speedy disposal of cases Viz. : (i) High Courts shall ensure that cases registered under POCSO Act are tried and disposed of by Special Courts and presiding officers of said Courts are sensitized in the matters of child protection and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 25, 15, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Prolonged custody - Offence u/ss 8, 25, 15 of NDPS Act - Accused remained in custody for more than 5 years - Final hearing of appeals likely to take considerable time - Taking into account of prolonged custody of accused, there is no need to..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7-- Custody of minor son - Modification of final order rejecting claim of father regarding custody of son - After disposal of main petition, Family Court became functus officio - Question of modifying final order passed therein does not arise - Hence, application for modification of final order not..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 26-- Application under the Act - Family Court is empowered to formulate its own procedure for disposal of petitioner's application under the Act - It is not mandatory for Family Court to follow Cr.P.C...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 26-- Application u/s 26 of the Act - Procedure - Proper procedure for disposal of application u/s 26 of the Act after completion of pleadings is to consider whether evidence is necessary to adjudicate petitioner's application u/s 26 of the Act - If Court finds that evidence is not necessary, Court..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Service-- Pensioner beneficiary - Medical reimbursement claim (MRC) - Central Government Heath Scheme (CGHS) - Directions issued with regard to slow and tardy pace of disposal of MRC by CGHS in case of pensioners viz; (i) all such claim shall be attended by a Secretary Level High Powered Committee in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Service-- Payment of salary - Single Judge of High Court stayed the impugned order stopping salary only on the basis of doubt - Division Bench modified said order that status as prevailing on date of filing of writ petition be maintained - No justification at all for Division Bench to take such a view as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, 397(2), 482, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 227-- Charge - Order framing charge - Challenge thereto - Stay of proceedings - (i) there is no bar to jurisdiction of the High Court to consider a challenge against an order of framing charge in exceptional situation for correcting a patent error of lack of jurisdiction; (ii) exercise of such..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Marriage-- Two individuals consenting to marry - Dictates of Khap Panchayat/Local community/Family - Guidelines issued : Preventive Steps - (a) State Governments should forthwith identify Districts, Sub-Divisions and/or Villages where instances of honour killing or assembly of Khap Panchayats have been..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 1, Rule 10-- Deletion of name of defendant No.2 as party - Defendant No.2 has interest in property - He is a necessary party whose presence is required for disposal of suit - Merely on the ground that no relief is being sought against defendant No.2, his name cannot be deleted, as power of Court U.O.1.R.10 CPC..........

Showing : 21-30 of 660 Results