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Man's drinking habit cannot be held as abetment to son's suicide: Bombay HC

Man's drinking habit cannot be held as abetment to son's suicide: Bombay HC

Mumbai: Acquitting a man convicted for abetting the suicide of his son, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court has held a father's dri...Read More

Good news for prisoners, police must give reasons for rejecting special leaves

Good news for prisoners, police must give reasons for rejecting special leaves

Mumbai: There is good news for convicts languishing in prisons. The Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court has clearly said that hencefort...Read More

For not using deadly weapons to kill 4 of family, 3 on death row get life

For not using deadly weapons to kill 4 of family, 3 on death row get life

Mumbai: In a bizarre ruling, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court, said that since the convicts only used an axe and a blade and not...Read More

HC dismisses plea challenging Fadnavis' election; Rs 2 lakh fine imposed on petitioner

HC dismisses plea challenging Fadnavis' election; Rs 2 lakh fine imposed on petitioner

On Monday, the Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court imposed a fine of Rs 2 lakh on the petitioner challenging the election of former chief m...Read More

Can’t book neighbours for mischief in ‘obstructing fresh air and light’: Bombay High Court

Can’t book neighbours for mischief in ‘obstructing fresh air and light’: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: The Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court recently turned down a plea of a couple seeking right to fresh air and light. The coupl...Read More

To avoid sexual exploitation of minor tribal girls, Bombay High Court constitutes all-women committee

To avoid sexual exploitation of minor tribal girls, Bombay High Court constitutes all-women committee

Mumbai: In view to protect hundreds of minor tribal girls, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court on Thursday issued a series of direc...Read More

Pension can be seized to pay maintenance to wife, rules Bombay High Court

Pension can be seized to pay maintenance to wife, rules Bombay High Court

Mumbai: In a significant ruling, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court, last week held that pension of a former public servant or an ...Read More

Lender has legal right to demand repayment

Lender has legal right to demand repayment

Mumbai: It is the legal right of a lender to demand his money back, ruled the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court while granting relief...Read More

Book journalists for extortion if they threaten to defame person in news: Bombay High Court

Book journalists for extortion if they threaten to defame person in news: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: In a significant ruling, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court recently held, a threat by a journalist to publish a news item...Read More

Wife entitled to maintenance only until her 2nd marriage: Bombay High Court

Wife entitled to maintenance only until her 2nd marriage: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: In a significant ruling, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court recently held, a woman is entitled to monthly maintenance from...Read More

Life till death imposed on man for marrying a minor, quashed

Life till death imposed on man for marrying a minor, quashed

Mumbai: In a major relief to a Chandrapur-based man, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court recently quashed the sentence of life impr...Read More

Bombay High Court commutes jail term of man who did not attack ‘vital organs’

Bombay High Court commutes jail term of man who did not attack ‘vital organs’

Mumbai: In a bizarre ruling, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court commuted the sentence of a man convicted under culpable homicide n...Read More

Citizens might lose faith in courts, Bombay High Court warns lower judiciary

Citizens might lose faith in courts, Bombay High Court warns lower judiciary

Mumbai: The Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court recently expressed its apprehension that citizens can turn their backs to the courts of...Read More

Bombay High Court quashes FIR and says outraging a woman’s modesty is a personal matter

Bombay High Court quashes FIR and says outraging a woman’s modesty is a personal matter

Mumbai: In a bizarre ruling, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court recently let off a man booked for outraging the modesty of a 20-ye...Read More

Maharashtra: Sarpanch gets SC relief in school teacher assault case

Maharashtra: Sarpanch gets SC relief in school teacher assault case

The Supreme Court on Tuesday reduced the sentence of Januna Gram Panchayat chairman Haribhau to one month’s jail already undergone for as...Read More

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Use SC, not Dalit: I&B Ministry to TV channels Cong equates it to censorship

The I&B advisory urges channels that they may refrain from using the term ‘Dalit’ while referring to people belonging to Scheduled Ca...Read More

Demanding cooker from parents of bride cannot be considered dowry: Bombay High Court

Demanding cooker from parents of bride cannot be considered dowry: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: The Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court recently held that demanding a cooker from parents of a bride cannot be considered a dowry ...Read More

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Petitioner in Loya case fears death

New Delhi  : Nagpur-based RTI activist Suraj Lolage, who was the first to knock at the Nagpur Bench of the Bombay High Court on November ...Read More

Rape accused acquitted over girl’s ‘unnatural conduct’

Rape accused acquitted over girl’s ‘unnatural conduct’

Minor girl had not informed anyone about ordeal

HC quashes externment orders against sarpanch

HC quashes externment orders against sarpanch

Mumbai : The Bombay High Court’s Nagpur bench, while quashing an externment order passed against a former sarpanch, observed that the pre...Read More

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