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Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh short of 298 judges; over 13 lakh cases pending

For the last one year, there has been no appointment of judges in the High Court.

Pending cases mount at state human rights panel

The number of cases disposed of has taken a plunge from 2011-12.


Legal reforms: Government for video recording of court proceedings

Kapil Sibal said the plan is to begin with video recording of the proceedings of the trial court.

4,311 cases pending in SC/ST police stations in Bihar

ADGP confided that 200 cases of atrocities and repression being registered in Bihar every month.

With 2.5 crore cases pending,govt puts justice on fast track

Govt proposes to improve infrastructure in states; cut down trial periods from average 15 to 3 yrs.

Bar Council seeks transfer of civil suits from HC

In an unprecedented move that may significantly reduce the backlog of cases pending in the Bombay High Court.


High Court sets deadline for disposal of undertrial cases

The Himachal Pradesh High Court has directed the state’s trial courts to dispose of all pending cases of prisoners by May 31 this year.

‘More courts needed to clear case backlog’

Expressing concern over the huge backlog of pending cases in courts,Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court F I Rebello today emphasised the need of setting up more courts.

‘Retired judges willing to help reduce pendency of cases’

The RetiredJudicial Officers’ Association of Maharashtra that has 110 retired judges as its members including 27 from Pune has shown willingness to work in the evening courts and ad-hoc started at various district places in Maharashtra to reduce pendency of cases.

Six more CBI courts coming up to dispose of cases faster

With a huge backlog of cases filed by the CBI pending,the state government has been told by the Centre to set up six more special CBI courts at four locations,including Pune,by the end of this year.