Maharashtra political crisis: Bombay HC dismisses PIL seeking public...

The Bombay High Court dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) filed by a Pune-based activist. Hemant Baburao Patil sought direction from it to the Maharashtra director general of police (DGP) to conduct a probe and register a first information report. The court granted the petitioner liberty to approach the magistrate with a private complaint.
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Yesterday

PIL seeks FIR against Uddhav, Aaditya Thackeray and Raut for sedition

Public interest litigation (PIL) seeks registration of an FIR against Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray. Petition, filed by Pune-based social worker Hemant Patil, requested the HC to restrain the trio from making any further statements against dissident MLAs.
#Uddhav #PIL #Maharashtra #LawGovernment #Legal #Government


Yesterday

PIL Filed in Delhi for 'VT' Call Sign Removal on Indian Planes, Calls it...

A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been moved in the Delhi High Court seeking directions to the Centre to change the Call Sign ‘VT’ written on Indian aircraft stating it stands for ‘Victorian Territory and Viceroy Territory’, a legacy of the British Raj. The petition states that being a 'Sovereign Socialist Secular Democratic Republic' is contrary to the Rule of Law, Right to Freedom and Right to Dignity of Indians.
#PIL #Indian #RuleofLaw #Delhi #LawGovernment #Government


1 weeks ago

Calcutta HC seeks state govt response on petition seeking deployment of...

The Calcutta High Court sought the state government’s response on deployment of central paramilitary forces in West Bengal following widespread protests. The court was hearing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) petition in this regard. The petitioners also sought for a probe by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) into the incidents of violence.
#Central #WestBengal #LawGovernment #Government


2 weeks ago

Bombay High Court seeks Centre’s reply to PIL challenging CBI director’s appointment

Bombay High Court issued notice and sought a reply by July 18 from the central home department and Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in a public interest litigation (PIL) challenging the appointment of Subodh Kumar Jaiswal as the director of the central agency. The plea challenged the appointment on the grounds that he was neither eligible nor had the requisite experience to occupy the post.
#SubodhKumarJaiswal #BombayHighCourt #LawGovernment


3 weeks ago

Petitioner withdraws PIL seeking directive to stop pre-natal sex selection

PIL sought to ensure compliance of Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques Act to stop sex selection. Division bench of Chief Justice Aravind Kumar and Justice AJ Shastri dismissed the PIL. The court reserved liberty to the petitioner to file a fresh petition seeking “comprehensive and larger reliefs”
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3 weeks ago