Sister Mina Lalita Baruwa v/s. State of Orissa

The Honourable Supreme Court in the instant judgement deals with the function of the criminal court by going on mentioning that “The law should not be seen to sit by limply, while those who defy it go free, and those who seek protection lose hope.” Sister Mina Lalita Baruwa v. the state of Orissa Criminal […]

Standard Chartered Bank and Ors, etc. Vs. Directorate of Enforcement and Ors, etc.

The Supreme Court deals with the question that whether a company can be prosecuted for offences for which the sentence of imprisonment is a mandatory punishment. Along with this, the Court also goes on further to deal with the concept of ‘Judicial heroism’. Standard Chartered Bank and Ors. etc. Vs. Directorate of Enforcement and Ors. etc. […]

Vikram Vir Vohra v/s. Shalini Bhalla

The court held that the matters relating to the custody of the child are sensitive in nature and are to be dealt with utmost care. This is the reason why custody orders are considered as interlocutory orders. Vikram Vir Vohra v/s. Shalini Bhalla Civil Appeal No- 2704 of 2010 Before the Supreme Court of India […]

State of West Bengal & others v/s. Committee for Protection of Democratic Rights, West Bengal & Others.

The Supreme Court in the instant judgment held that the High Court can direct the CBI to investigate a cognizable offense which is alleged to have taken place in the state, which is outside its jurisdiction. The Supreme Court also deals with the issue of Federal structure doctrine, the concept of judicial review and much […]