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The B&B Causelist #29 of 2020: Cases we track today
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The B&B Causelist #29 of 2020: Cases we track today

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A summary of important cases from the causelist of the Supreme Court of India, the Delhi High Court and the Madras High Court.

SUPREME COURT

  • Union of India vs Mukesh

Item 302 in Court 5 - SLP (Crl) No. 1183-85/2020

Bench: Justices R Banumathi, Ashok Bhushan, and AS Bopanna

This SLP is filed against the decision of the Delhi High Court which had held that the four death row convicts in the Nirbahaya case cannot be hanged separately. The Centre and govt of NCT through the LG had moved the Court seeking permission to execute the convicts separately based on the exhaustion of their legal remedies.

  • Sara Abdullah Pilot vs UT of J&K & Ors

Item 62 in Court 3- W.P.(Crl.) No. 57/2020

The plea concerns habeas corpus petition by Sara Abdullah seeking the release of Omar Abdullah who has been under detention for over six months now.

  • State of Jharkhand vs Lalu Prasad Yadav

Item 27 in Court 1 - Diary No. 46342-2019

The case concerns State's appeal against grant of bail of Lalu Prasad Yadav in fodder scam.