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The B&B Causelist #205: Cases we track today
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The B&B Causelist #205: 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

  • 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

  • Enforcement Directorate vs Robert Vadra 

Item 59 in Court No. 30 – CRL.M.C. 2832/2019 

Bench: Justice Chander Shekhar

The case pertains to ED’s plea against the anticipatory bail granted to Robert Vadra in a money laundering case he was implicated in.

Today in Court: The Judge was on leave.

  • Delhi High Court Bar Association vs S Gurumurthy 

Item no. 27 in Court no. 37– CONT.CAS.(CRL) 10/2018

Bench: Justices GS Sistani and Anup J Bhambhani

The case pertains to the contempt petition filed by the Delhi High Court Bar Association against Chartered Accountant S Gurumurthy for making scandalous allegations against Justice S Muralidhar.

Today in Court: The Court granted one more opportunity to Gurumurthy to apologize.