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PIL in SC seeks use of plain language to make law understandable to laymen

Every individual case can’t be entertained under Article 32 States should take care of them, SC in plea for COVID-19 elderly care

September 7, 2020

Every individual case can’t be entertained under Article 32 States should take care of them SC in plea for COVID-19 elderly care On Monday the apex court directed the states and union territories to file a detailed affidavit within 4 weeks to ensure that seniors living alone in the midst of the COVID-19 epidemic are […]

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Attorney General KK Venugopal in isolation after colleague tests positive for COVID-19

Attorney General KK Venugopal in isolation after colleague tests positive for COVID-19

September 7, 2020

Attorney General KK Venugopal in isolation after colleague tests positive for COVID-19 The total number of coronovirus cases in India has reached 4.3 million. This number has effectively pushed India ahead of Brazil. On Monday, the Supreme Court was informed by Additional Solicitor General SV Raju that India’s Attorney General KK Venugopal is in Quarantine […]

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TORTIOUS LIABILITY

TORTIOUS LIABILITY

September 7, 2020

TORTIOUS LIABILITY What is a tort? The word ‘tort’ has originated from a Latin term called ‘tortum’, which means ‘to twist something’. Thus, “tort” refers to a conduct that is not straight or lawful, but twisted, crooked or unlawful. It is similar to the English word ’wrong’. The Law of Torts includes various ‘torts’ or […]

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shreya singhal vs union of india Case Summary

SHREYA SINGHAL VS UNION OF INDIA

September 7, 2020

Case Name : SHREYA SINGHAL VS UNION OF INDIA Author : Vaibhavi Batra EQUIVALENT CITATION (2013) 12 SCC 73 BENCH Justice Jasti Chelameswar and Jutice R.F. Nariman INTRODUCTION A major amendment was made in the year 2008, which introduced Section 66A in the Information Technology Act, 2000. This Section penalized sending of ‘offending messages’ on […]

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NLSIU responds to removal from NLU Consortium : Have not violated bylaws, raised issue over delay in CLAT several times

NLSIU responds to removal from NLU Consortium : Have not violated bylaws, raised issue over delay in CLAT several times

September 7, 2020

NLSIU responds to removal from NLU Consortium : Have not violated bylaws raised issue over delay in CLAT several times Hours after an explanation insinuating the expulsion of National Law School of India University (NLSIU) Vice-Chancellor Prof Sudhir Krishnaswamy from the post of Secretary-Treasurer of the NLU Consortium was discharged, NLSIU has reacted by saying […]

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Allahabad HC records disposal of 33,512 cases during restricted functioning amid COVID-19

Allahabad HC records disposal of 33,512 cases during restricted functioning amid COVID-19

September 7, 2020

Allahabad HC records disposal of 33512 cases during restricted functioning amid COVID-19 The Allahabad High Court has arranged of 26,458 cases through its vital Seat and 7,054 cases through its Lucknow Seat amid its limited working in the midst of the COVID-19 lockdown. The Court had commenced physical hearings taking after and arrange dated June […]

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