The B&B Causelist #173: Cases we track today

The B&B Causelist #173: Cases we track today

Aditi Singh

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

The causelist will be updated in the evening to reflect the developments in court today.


  • M Siddiq (D) through LRS v. Mahant Suresh Das

Item 501 in Court 1 –  Civil Appeal 10866/10867/2010

Bench: CJI Ranjan Gogoi, Justices SA Bobde, DY Chandrachud, Ashok Bhushan and S Abdul Nazeer

  • Enakshi Ganguly vs Union of India

Item 6 in Court 3 – W.P.(C) No. 1166/2019

Bench: Justices NV Ramana, R Subhash Reddy, BR Gavai

This petition concerns illegal detention of children in Kashmir.

  • Gautam Navlakha vs State of Maharashtra

Item 301 in Court 4 – SLP(Crl) No. 8862/2019

Bench: Justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupta

This petition assails the judgment of the Bombay High Court that had rejected Gautam Navlakha’s plea seeking quashing of the FIR against him in the case relating to Bhima Koregaon violence.

  • P Chidambaram vs CBI

Item 4 in Court 6 – SLP(Crl) No. 9269/2019

Bench: Justices R Banumathi and Hrishikesh Roy

This Special Leave petition challenges the judgment of the Delhi High Court that rejected bail to P Chidambaram in the case filed by CBI in the INX Media matter.


  • Johnson & Johnson Pvt Ltd vs UOI

Item no. 42 in Court 29- W.P.(C) 13395/2018

Bench: Justice Vibhu Bakhru

The case pertains to J&J’s challenge to the reports of the two Committees formed to examine the issues relating to faulty Hip Implants. The two committees have determined the formula to compute the compensation for affected patients.

Today in Court: The matter could not be taken up.


  • ED vs DK Shivakumar

Bench: Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar

The case concerns Congress leader DK Shivakumar’s arrest in a money laundering case. His judicial custody in the case ends today.

Today in Court: DK Shivakumar’s judicial custody was extended till October 25.

Read the complete story here.

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