The B&B Causelist #203: Cases we track today
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The B&B Causelist #203: Cases we track today

Shruti Mahajan

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

  • In Re Severe Problems being faced by the citizens in Delhi and adjoining areas due to acute air pollution

Item no. 1 in Court 1 – SMW(C) No. 4/2019

Bench: CJI SA Bobde with Justices BR Gavai and Surya Kant

This is a suo moto case taken up by the Supreme Court to address the issue of air pollution in Delhi and adjoining areas in North India.

Today in Court: Matter was  not taken up

  • 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)

Today in Court: Matter remained part heard

  • 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.

Today in Court: Matter was  not taken up

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