Sailee Dhayalkar

Articles By Sailee Dhayalkar

Mere possession or storage of tobacco cannot fall within purview of danger: Bombay HC

In March, an FIR was registered against Anand Chaurasia and Vijay Chaurasia, the petitioners in the case, after gutka and paan masala pouches were found from their residence.

Elgaar Parishad case: Bombay HC rejects Navlakha’s plea to quash FIR

On the request Navlakha’s advocate Yug Chaudhry, the bench stayed the order for three weeks so that they can approach the Supreme Court against the order.

Payal Tadvi suicide case: ‘Little fun in lighter vein different from ragging that corrodes confidence of victim’

In the order, the court said the licences issued to the three accused doctors by the Medical Council of India as well as Maharashtra Medical Council shall remain suspended till conclusion of the trial.

Bombay HC judge: Didn’t refer to Tolstoy’s War and Peace

Justice Kotwal said he knows Tolstoy’s War and Peace is a “literary classic” and also said the list of books, documents and CDs in the punchnama was in “bad handwriting”.

Bombay HC judge: Tolstoy’s War and Peace about another country, so why keep it?

The court was hearing the bail plea of Vernon Gonsalves, who was arrested by Pune Police on August 28 last year for his alleged links with the banned CPI-Maoist.

Sexual harassment case: Bombay High Court asks IIT to issue PhD degree to student after his apology

Last week, the HC had pulled up the researcher, stating that he can express his views but cannot make personal comments on the woman’s personality.

IIT Bombay harassment case: HC pulls up scholar for comments on complainant’s personality

In December 2018, the petitioner was informed by Directorate of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievance that the apology was found to be unsatisfactory and, therefore, his degree is being withheld.

2015 wall collapse: Municipal council to pay Rs 2 lakh to mother of woman killed in mishap, says Bombay HC

Granting an interim relief, the court also suggested that the petitioner could file appropriate civil proceedings seeking further compensation for the deceased’s mother since she was dependent on her daughter, who died in the mishap.

Payal Tadvi suicide case: 3 resident doctors get bail, HC suspends their licences till conclusion of trial

The court, however, said that their licences, issued by Medical Council of India and the Maharashtra Medical Council, shall remain suspended till the conclusion of the trial.

Payal Tadvi case: Why no action against dept head, HC asks police

The court said no action had been taken against Dr Ling despite the fact that Payal’s mother had approached her several times with complaints.

Judiciary overburdened, only solution is specialised benches: Justice Indu Malhotra

Reading from quotations of Justice D A Desai in the Guru Nanak Foundation case, Justice Malhotra said the way arbitrations worked was “really poor”.

Give typist job to man who failed to submit ‘no dowry’ undertaking, Bombay High Court tells govt

The petitioner, Nilesh Pasarkar, had moved the court challenging the order of a City Civil Court, Bombay, on March 3, 2018 barring the petitioner to join the duty as he failed to serve a declaration stating that he has not taken any dowry from his wife.

Pune BPO employee murder: Bombay HC commutes death sentence of two convicts

The court observed that in the mercy petitions filed by the two death row convicts, letters exchanged between different government departments bore the words “most urgent” and “death penalty” and yet the matter “did not receive the attention it deserved”.

Accused told Payal Tadvi: Tu chhoti jaat ho ke hamari barabari karegi kya

Following the death of Tadvi, who allegedly hanged herself in her hostel room at the T N Topiwala National Medical College on May 22, the three senior resident doctors had been arrested on charges of abetting suicide and caste discrimination.

Chargesheet filed in payal tadvi suicide case: Torture made it unbearable to carry on, she wrote in note

Two months after her death, the contents of the suicide note has come to the fore in the chargesheet filed by the Mumbai Police Crime Branch before a special court on Tuesday.

Mumbai medical student suicide: Tadvi clicked picture of suicide note minutes after call from accused, Crime Branch tells HC

In its 16-page reply before Bombay High Court, the Crime Branch states that the last call received by Payal before committing suicide was from Ahuja at 4.51 pm and they spoke for 121 seconds.

Representation in Tree Authority in accordance with rules, says Bombay HC

A bench of Chief Justice Pradeep Nandrajog and Justice N M Jamdar said, “...we declare that there is a proper constitution of the Tree Authority in the city of Mumbai. The said Authority would henceforth discharge its duties and perform its obligations under the Trees Act.”

Mumbai Coastal Road project: Bombay HC quashes CRZ permission for southern stretch

The High Court said that the BMC cannot proceed with the works without obtaining environmental clearance under the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) notification.

Mumbai: Bail after 7 years, man says said yes to LeT charge to avoid long trial

The Maharashtra ATS filed a chargesheet against the five, including Gaus, for offences punishable under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, IPC and the Arms Act. In October 2013, the case was transferred to the NIA.

Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act: Rescued adult can’t be sent to corrective home against wish, says Bombay HC

The court was on Thursday hearing a petition regarding a woman, who was sent to a corrective institution for a year by a judicial magistrate first class (JMFC) after she was rescued by the Pandharpur taluka police in a crime registered under the Act.