The apex court though acknowledged the right of states to choose counsel of its choice like any other litigants.
The ED filed a special leave petition (SLP) against Khan on November 23, according to the Supreme Court website. The apex court has issued a notice to Khan but the case is yet to be heard, said his lawyer.
The defence ministry has appealed against the Armed Forces Tribunal’s decision to quash its ‘command exit promotion’ policy on the ground that it violated Article 14 of the Constitution.
The company has said there is no wrongdoing in giving gifts to people in public life or in the civil service since there has been no attempt to obtain undue favour.
The observations were made while the bench was examining a plea by a French woman, lodged in prison since February over her alleged role in the 1991 killing of a Chilean senator.
The court added that an entity, wanting to register the ‘Ramayan’ as a trademark, would have to add another word or symbol as suffix or prefix.
It may be over two weeks since the government issued a notification regarding the implementation of the much-debated One Rank One Pension (OROP) for defense services veterans but disagreements persist over the fine print. In fact, the matter has now culminated with the veterans’ decision to approach the Supreme Court challenging the notification. While the […]
“There is no urgency in the matter,” a bench headed by Chief Justice H L Dattu said when lawyer M L Sharma pleaded for urgent listing and hearing on his PIL.
Commuters to take a two-km stretch instead of 5-km detour around defence land.
No less than a court registrar and the deputy commissioner of police (DCP), in charge of the court’s security, learnt it the hard way when they were slapped with contempt notices.
A bench of Justice Anil R Dave and Justice Adarsh K Goel held that the estranged wife shall also have to bear half of the total rent amount.
The charge brought against Hardik Patel is absurdly out of proportion to the provocation.
The five-judge bench heard arguments on the validity of the impugned enactments while hearing Gandhi’s appeal against the Allahabad High Court judgment setting aside her election.
Seeking the transfer of the case out of Himachal Pradesh, the CBI had alleged that the judge, who had stopped them from arresting Virbhadra and his wife, had been his lawyer earlier.
The bench asked all the accused, including Kushwaha, not to delay the trial court proceedings.