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Bombay HC


Bombay HC rejects transit pre-arrest bail plea of filmmaker booked for sharing Amit Shah's photo with arrested IAS officer

May 24, 2022 6:39 pm

A vacation bench of Justice Bharati Dangre rejected filmmaker Avinash Das' transit anticipatory bail plea, filed through advocate Adil Khatri, and directed the filmmaker to “approach the appropriate forum for relief".

SC collegium recommends Justice Amjad A Sayed of Bombay HC as next chief justice of Himachal High Court

May 17, 2022 8:27 pm

Justice Amjad A Sayed, who is the second senior-most judge at the Bombay High Court after Chief Justice Dipankar Datta, was part of the bench, which, in 2016, had passed directions against “illegal” installation of loudspeakers at religious places.

Plea in Bombay HC after unvaccinated Symbiosis staff asked to go on unpaid leave

May 12, 2022 12:23 am

Asking the petitioner to add SCIE as a party to the case, Justice Anil K Menon and Justice Nitin R Borkar on Wednesday said that respondents shall ensure that they are represented during the next hearing on May 13.

Compensate farmers for crop lost to rain, Bombay HC tells insurance firm

May 11, 2022 7:46 am

The pleas also sought that in case the insurance company refuses to pay the claims of the farmers, the state government be directed to pay the same.

‘Police fabricated vital evidence’: Bombay HC acquits man who got death penalty for double murder

May 08, 2022 8:56 am

Rejecting the death confirmation plea filed by the state government against Yadav, the High Court observed that the trial was conducted in the "most casual manner" and the prosecution had "suppressed and fabricated vital evidence (dying declarations of victims)”.

Bombay HC grants bail to Pune man booked for raping minor niece in 2019

May 06, 2022 2:42 am

A single-judge bench of Justice Vinay G Joshi was hearing the bail plea of the man charged with rape and criminal intimidation under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) along with provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) Act.

Encounter cop Pradeep Sharma had key role in Mansukh Hiran murder, NIA tells Bomaby HC

May 04, 2022 7:31 pm

The agency states the killing was the 'culmination of a larger conspiracy' that included the parking of the explosives-laden Scorpio outside Antilia and circulating threat letters in the name of 'Jaish-ul-Hind' to terrorise the Ambani family and local residents.

Maharashtra asked if security breach led to suspension of video calls for prisoners

May 04, 2022 6:08 pm

Seeking an affidavit in reply from the state by June 10, the bench posted the petition for further hearing to June 20.

Kirit Somaiya moves HC to quash 'manipulative' FIR lodged on his complaint against Shiv Sena workers

April 28, 2022 8:03 pm

The BJP leader seeks a CBI inquiry, saying the Mumbai police twisted details of the April 23 attack outside the Khar station to help the ruling party's activists.

Minor says want to focus on future, Bombay HC quashes FIR against man accused of raping her

April 24, 2022 11:28 am

The HC noted that if the prosecution is permitted to continue, there was hardly any chance of conviction and hence, it would be nothing but a futile exercise.