The B&B Causelist #186: Cases we track today

The B&B Causelist #186: 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.


  • Indore Development Authority and Etc. and Ors vs Manoharlal (For Order)

Item 501 in Court 4 -SLP(C) No. 9036-9038/2016

Bench: Justices Arun Mishra, Vineet Saran, Indira Banerjee, MR Shah and Ravindra Bhat

The case concerns the interpretation of Section 24 of Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013 (Land Acquisition Act, 2013)

  • In Re Alarming Rise in Air Pollution in Delhi and Adjoining Areas

Item 301 in court 4- SMW(C) No. 3/2019

Bench: Justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupta

Suo Motu petition registered by the Supreme Court in the wake of spike in Air pollution levels in the National Capital.


  • Court on its own motion vs UOI & Ors

Item no 42 in court 1 – W.P.(C) 11652/2019 

Bench: Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar

The case pertains to the clashes between lawyers and Delhi Police personnel in Tis Hazari court on November 2.

  • Great Legalization Movement India Trust vs UOI

Item 1 in Court No. 1 – W.P.(C) 7608/2019 

Bench: Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar

This plea pertains to a challenge to the prohibition and criminalization of the use of cannabis in India.

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