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SC to hear Plea by a Karnataka Judge seeking stay on the elevation of a “Junior” as HC Judge, says elevation order is Arbitrary & Unlawful:

Sri. Master RKGMM MahaswamijiPrincipal District & Sessions Judge – (PETITIONER)versusThe Registrar General,Hon’ble High Court of Karnataka & Ors. (RESPONDENTS) A two judge bench of Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose. A scheduled to hear a plea by a principal district and sessions judge for quashing the Presidential order of April 30, appointing a “junior judge” as additional judge

Karnataka High Court to have more benches to hear Extremely urgent cases through video Conference from 4th May

Karnataka High Court has notified that from May 4, two or three benches will be available to hear extremely urgent matters for two or three days in a week.The notification had the following important points:- Tentatively, bench may be available on 5th ,7th ,8th ,11th ,13th ,15th ,18th ,20th and 22th may 2020.Further dates shall

Ensure free food grains, medicines to Transgenders without insisting on production of ration cards: Telangana HC to state

Case title – Vyjayanti Vasanta Mogli (Petitioner) versus The state of Telangana Represented by its principal secretary (Respondent) Division Bench of Chief Justice Raghvendra Singh Chauhan and Justice A Abhishek Reddy.  Advocate General BS Prasad to submit a report. WP(PIL). No.74 OF 2020 Petition under Article 226 of the Constitution of India. High Court may be

Reproductive choice of women is a Fundamental Right Flowing from Article 21 of the Constitution: Rajasthan High Court

A minor girl was sexually assaulted and ended up conceiving. In order to seek for permission for termination of the pregnancy, an application was moved before the Special Judge, SC/ST Cases, Churu who directed for a medical examination to be conducted in order to ascertain the girl’s mental and physical status, as well as that


On 1st May 2020 , The law Ministry through its notification has elevated five judicial officers as additional judges of the Karnataka High Court. This is happen when the a five judge of Supreme Court collegiums had recommended their appointment. The Judicial Officers including Shivashankar Amarannavar, Smt M Ganeshaiah Uma, Vedavyasachar Srishananda, Hanchate SanjeevKumar ,