The high court quoted an SC court order that had held that the sexual orientation of a person is an individual choice and any act of treating it as an offence interfered with the person’s right to privacy
The probe is taking time as forensic reports are awaited, CBI's counsel Anurag Singh told the Lucknow bench of the court
Hathras case: Supreme Court directs Allahabad HC to monitor CBI probe, provision of security to victim’s family
The apex court passed the order while hearing a batch of pleas that claimed a fair trial was not possible in Uttar Pradesh as the probe has allegedly been botched up
Granting bail to one Rahmuddin who was allegedly involved in cow slaughter, Justice Sidharth said the misuse of the Act has been leading to "innocent persons languishing in jail"
Hathras case: Late night cremation infringed upon human rights, says Allahabad HC; CBI team visits crime scene
The court said the Hathras district administration failed to show "any good reason" as to why it could not hand over the victim's body to the family members, say for even half an hour, to enable them to perform their rituals at home
The family asked that they be provided security and that the investigation report not be made public, advocate Seema Khushwaha told reporters
The court on 1 October had asked the victim's parents to apprise it of their version of the incident and had also ordered the Hathras district administration to arrange for their travel to the court
A division bench said that the petition is based on assumptions and held that there is no foundation for apprehending violation of the prescribed protocol for social events
Shahjahanpur rape case: SC's Justice R Banumathi recuses herself from hearing plea challenging bail granted to Swami Chinmayanand
SC judge, Justice R Banumathi, recused herself from hearing two petitions including one seeking transfer of the rape case against Swami Chinmayanand from Uttar Pradesh to a Delhi court.
Allahabad HC stays Kanpur admin’s notice seeking damages from locals for destruction of property during anti-CAA protest
The Allahabad High Court has stayed a notice issued by the Kanpur administration seeking damages from a local resident over the destruction of property during protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act.
Shahjahanpur sexual abuse case: Allahabad HC grants bail to Swami Chinmayanand; ex-Union minister was arrested in Sept 2019
The Allahabad High Court on Monday granted bail to former Union minister Swami Chinmayanand, accused of sexually abusing a law student.
Allahabad HC to examine maintainability of petition challenging Narendra Modi's election to Varanasi LS seat next month
The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday decided to examine next month if a petition challenging the election of Prime Minister Narendra Modi from the Varanasi Lok Sabha seat is worth hearing at all
Unnao rape case: Allahabad HC rejects Shashi Singh's bail, accomplice of main accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar
The Allahabad High Court has rejected the bail plea of accused Shashi Singh, the accomplice of MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, in Unnao rape case
Aarushi murder case: Allahabad HC says presence of outsider in Talwars' flat cannot be ruled out conclusively
Aarushi was found death on 16 May, 2008 morning and the body of Hemraj was located on the terrace of the Talwar residence the next day.
Aarushi murder case: Allahabad HC acquits Nupur, Rajesh Talwar; couple likely to be released on Friday
Rajesh and Nupur Talwar were on Thursday acquitted by the Allahabad High Court in the murders of their teenage daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj.
The nine-year trial in the murder of their daughter Aarushi had left the Talwar couple emotionally drained, Nupur Talwar's father said on Thursday.
The Allahabad High Court has granted bail to Vishal Rana, one of the main accused in the infamous Dadri lynching case in which a middle-aged man was beaten to death by a mob on the suspicion that beef was consumed.
The court issued notice to the state government on a petition filed by a Jhansi resident about the non-issuance of license by the municipal corporation.
The Allahabad High Court on Monday granted three-week parole to Nupur Talwar, serving life sentence along with her husband Rajesh for the murder of their teenage daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj.
The Allahabad High Court has directed the Uttar Pradesh government to remove or shift religious structures "in any form" which encroach on public roads including sideways.