The B&B Causelist #198: Cases we track today
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The B&B Causelist #198: 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.

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

  • Shiv Sena and Ors vs UOI (For Order)

Item 1501 in Court 2 – W.P.(C) No. 1393/2019

Bench: Justices NV Ramana, Ashok Bhushan, and Sanjiv Khanna

The petition is filed by Shiv Sena, NCP, and Congress challenging the Maharashtra Governor’s decision to invite BJP to form government in the State.

  • Anuradha Bhasin vs UOI

Item 4 in Court 2 – W.P.(C) No. 1031/2019

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

This petition filed by the Editor of Kashmir Times challenges restrictions on the media and communication in Kashmir valley which has been under clampdown since August 5 when the special status of the State of Jammu and Kashmir was revoked.

  • Ghulam Nabi Azad vs Union of India

Item 5 in Court 2 – W.P.(C) No. 1164/2019

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

A petition filed by Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha and Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad. Azad had sought permission to visit Kashmir and had also sought production of government orders under which communication restrictions and curfew were imposed.

  • Indore Development Authority and Etc. and Ors vs Manoharlal 

Item 501 in Court 3 -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)

  • Kaushal Kishore vs State of UP Home Department

Item 503 in Court 3 – W.P.(Crl.) No. 113/2016

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

This case deals with the question of whether a person holding a public office can make statements and remarks regarding pending cases and affect the due process of fair trial and claim the right to freedom of expression on the same.

DELHI HIGH COURT

  • ED vs Malvinder Singh

Item 79 in Court No 30 – CRL.M.C. 6019/2019 

Bench: Justice Chander Shekhar

The plea concerns ED’s challenge to an order by a Special CBI Court which had sent former Religare promoter Malvinder Singh and former CMD Sunil Godhwani to judicial custody in relation to the Religare Finvest money laundering case.

Today in Court: The matter was adjourned till tomorrow.

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