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Bombay HC CJ Dipankar Datta blames Shraddha murder case on 'access to material on internet'
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Bombay HC CJ Dipankar Datta blames Shraddha murder case on 'access to material on internet'

CJ Dipankar Datta flagged rising cybercrimes across the country and said that the case represents the flipside of the access to internet these days

HC judge unable to pass order on Salman Khan's plea in defamation case against neighbour due to lack of time
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HC judge unable to pass order on Salman Khan's plea in defamation case against neighbour due to lack of time

Khan's appeal would now be placed before another judge after the Diwali vacation and heard afresh.

Supreme Court dismisses plea to rename Bombay High Court
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Supreme Court dismisses plea to rename Bombay High Court

A bench of Justices Aniruddha Bose and Vikram Nath dismissed the petition filed by a former judge

Married woman asked to do household work for family not cruelty, says HC
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Married woman asked to do household work for family not cruelty, says HC

A division bench of Justices Vibha Kankanwadi and Rajesh Patil quashed the First Information Report lodged against the man and his parents

CJI-designate DY Chandrachud: A non-conformist who overturned his father's judgments
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CJI-designate DY Chandrachud: A non-conformist who overturned his father's judgments

Justice DY Chandrachud, who is set to take over as the 50th Chief Justice of India on 9 November, is the son of YV Chandrachud, India's longest-serving Chief Justice of India. This is the first instance of a father-son duo occupying the highest seat of the apex court

Man booked over 'rape' for ignoring girlfriend after pregnancy, gets bail from Bombay HC
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Man booked over 'rape' for ignoring girlfriend after pregnancy, gets bail from Bombay HC

In the complaint, the victim had alleged that the two were in relationship since 2018, were living together and that their parents had no objection to their live-in relationship

Bombay HC refuses to grant interim relief to Salman Khan in defamation case; reserves order on actor's plea
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Bombay HC refuses to grant interim relief to Salman Khan in defamation case; reserves order on actor's plea

The order came against the backdrop of a plea filed by Salman seeking relief in the case. As reported by Pinkvilla, the high court was hearing the matter on Tuesday following which, it reserved its order on Salman's plea.

Supreme Court directs Bombay High Court to hear and decide bail plea of Anil Deshmukh
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Supreme Court directs Bombay High Court to hear and decide bail plea of Anil Deshmukh

Supreme Court noted that Deshmukh's bail plea is pending in the High Court since 21 March and observed that keeping bail applications pending for eight months is not in accordance with the jurisprudence of bail

Now Jains file PIL against meat ads in Bombay HC: Non-vegetarian food is India's latest source of controversy
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Now Jains file PIL against meat ads in Bombay HC: Non-vegetarian food is India's latest source of controversy

Three Jain groups and a businessman have sought a ban on ads of non-vegetarian food, calling it an infringement of their right to privacy. From the Navratri meat ban in Delhi to Gujarat prohibiting the sale of such food items on the streets, there's been a lot of 'beef' over the issue

Bombay High Court jolt to Eknath Shinde group as Uddhav camp gets permission for Dussehra rally
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Bombay High Court jolt to Eknath Shinde group as Uddhav camp gets permission for Dussehra rally

Earlier, the BMC had denied permission to both the camps to hold a Dussehra rally at the Shivaji Park ground citing law and order concerns. The dispute over the iconic venue was then moved to the Bombay High Court

Bombay HC issues notice to Central Government, Serum Institute and others over plea on alleged COVID vaccine death
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Bombay HC issues notice to Central Government, Serum Institute and others over plea on alleged COVID vaccine death

Notices have also been issued to the Union government, Maharashtra government and Drug Controller of India, Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry

Maharashtra: ATS to submit progress report on Govind Pansare murder probe to Bombay High Court
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Maharashtra: ATS to submit progress report on Govind Pansare murder probe to Bombay High Court

The high court had earlier this month transferred the investigation to the ATS. The case was earlier being probed by a special investigation team (SIT) of the Maharashtra Criminal Investigation Department (CID)

Elgar Parishad case: Of the 16 accused, one dead, two out on bails and 13 lodged
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Elgar Parishad case: Of the 16 accused, one dead, two out on bails and 13 lodged

The accused in the case have been charged for waging a war against the nation, being active members of the banned terror outfit CPI (Maoist), criminal conspiracy and indulging in acts with an intent to strike terror in the minds of people using explosive substances

Film producer Nadiadwala claims wife has illegally detained his minor children in Pak; Bombay HC seeks Centre's reply
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Film producer Nadiadwala claims wife has illegally detained his minor children in Pak; Bombay HC seeks Centre's reply

Film producer Mushtaq Nadiadwala, 49, in his petition sought a direction to the Indian government to facilitate safe return of his nine-year-old son and six-year-old daughter from Pakistan

26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Youngest survivor and key eyewitness moves HC seeking house from govt
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26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Youngest survivor and key eyewitness moves HC seeking house from govt

This is the second time that Rotawan, now 23 years old, has approached the court. In 2020, she had filed a similar petition

Bombay High Court orders demolition of portions of 48 high-rise buildings near Mumbai Airport
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Bombay High Court orders demolition of portions of 48 high-rise buildings near Mumbai Airport

The high court was hearing a public interest litigation filed by advocate Yashwant Shenoy raising concerns over the dangers posed by high-rises near the Mumbai airport

Bombay HC asks politicians to go to public, asks them not to put illegal hoarding with their pictures
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Bombay HC asks politicians to go to public, asks them not to put illegal hoarding with their pictures

The Bombay High Court directed the Maharashtra government to file a report by 12 August stating what measures it proposes to take to tackle the 'menace' of illegal hoardings in the state

Bombay HC asks why present and past Maharashtra governments did not set up committee on fire safety
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Bombay HC asks why present and past Maharashtra governments did not set up committee on fire safety

The High Court has directed the state government to file an affidavit detailing the steps it had taken to constitute such a committee and implement fire safety norms in vulnerable buildings since previous orders passed on 11 April, 2022

Can't allow unauthorised buildings to take even one innocent life: Bombay HC
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Can't allow unauthorised buildings to take even one innocent life: Bombay HC

The bench asked Maharashtra government why a 1998 government resolution, which was still being implemented, restrained civic authorities from demolishing unauthorised structures during the monsoon season

Can't refuse job prospect: Bombay HC rules in favour of mother to relocate to Poland with kid amid matrimonial dispute
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Can't refuse job prospect: Bombay HC rules in favour of mother to relocate to Poland with kid amid matrimonial dispute

The Bombay High Court made this observation while allowing a woman, who is embroiled in a matrimonial dispute with her husband, to relocate to Poland along with her minor daughter