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Triple Talaq, Uphaar Cinema, Jaitley v. Kejriwal & more

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The Bar & Bench Causelist #429

A summary of important cases from the causelists of the Supreme Court of India and the Delhi High Court.

TABLE OF CASES

Supreme Court of India

  • In Re: Muslim Women’s Quest for Equality

Delhi High Court 

  • Gopal Ansal Vs. State
  • Tata Sky Ltd. and Anr Vs. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India and Anr.
  • Arun Jaitley Vs. Arvind Kejriwal and Ors

SUMMARY OF CASES

Supreme Court of India

1. In Re: Muslim Women’s Quest for Equality

[Item 501 in Court 1 – Suo-moto Writ Petition (Civil) 2/2015]

Bench: Chief Justice JS Khehar, Kurian Joseph, Fali Nariman, UU Lalit, S Abdul Nazeer JJ.

Case concerning Constitutionality of practices of Talaq-e-Biddat (Triple talaq), and Nikah Halala followed by Muslim community in India. Senior Advocates Amit Singh Chadha and Anand Grover completed their submissions yesterday. Senior Advocate Indira Jaising was on her legs when the court rose for the day.

Read a summary of yesterday’s hearing here.

Delhi High Court 

1. Gopal Ansal Vs. State

[Pronouncement of Judgment, CRL.REV.P. 264/2016]

Bench: Siddhartha Mridul J.

Matter related to tampering of evidence in the Uphaar Cinema Case.

Today in Court: Court dismissed the revision petitions filed by the Ansal Brothers seeking quashing of charges framed by the trial court.

2. Arun Jaitley Vs. Arvind Kejriwal and Ors.

[Item 14 in Court No.20, CS(OS) 3457/2015]

Bench: Siddhartha Mridul J.

Matter pertains to the defamation case filed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

Today in Court: Counsel for the defendant sought time to take instructions from the client on whether to press the application for amendment of pleadings or to withdraw it.

3. Tata Sky Ltd. and Anr Vs. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India and Anr.

[Item 56 in Court No.1, W.P.(C) 4135/2017 ]

Bench: Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal, Anu Malhotra J.

Petition by Tata Sky challenging the tariff and the reference interconnect order regulations of TRAI.

Today in Court: Matter Adjourned.