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Supreme Court judge MR Shah hails Narendra Modi as 'popular, vibrant and visionary leader'
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Supreme Court judge MR Shah hails Narendra Modi as 'popular, vibrant and visionary leader'

The praise for the prime minister by Justice Shah came during a function to celebrate diamond jubilee of the Gujarat High Court

Modi bats for AI to increase speed, efficiency of Indian courts, hails growing use of technology in delivering justice
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Modi bats for AI to increase speed, efficiency of Indian courts, hails growing use of technology in delivering justice

With video-conferencing and tele-conferencing getting legal sanctity from the Supreme Court, e-proceedings have gained pace across all courts, the prime minister said

SC stays Gujarat HC order to send people not wearing masks to serve at COVID-19 care centres
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SC stays Gujarat HC order to send people not wearing masks to serve at COVID-19 care centres

The apex court called the HC order ‘judicially unmanageable’, without ‘authority of law’ and a penalty which could have serious repercussions on the health of violators

SC seeks response from S Jaishankar on pleas challenging his election to Rajya Sabha in 2019
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SC seeks response from S Jaishankar on pleas challenging his election to Rajya Sabha in 2019

The Gujarat High Court, on 4 February, had dismissed Congress leader Gaurav Pandya's plea against the external affairs minister's election to the Upper House

Gujarat High Court begins live streaming proceedings from Chief Justice Vikram Nath's courtroom
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Gujarat High Court begins live streaming proceedings from Chief Justice Vikram Nath's courtroom

The first-of-its-kind initiative in India is expected to bring in more transparency in court proceedings, especially during the pandemic, when all proceedings are being conducted online

Gujarat HC declares BJP minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama's win in 2017 Assembly polls as void for indulging in 'corrupt practices'
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Gujarat HC declares BJP minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama's win in 2017 Assembly polls as void for indulging in 'corrupt practices'

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday declared state BJP minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama's election in 2017 as void on grounds of malpractice and manipulation

By shielding judiciary from RTI Act, SC fails to appreciate notions of public accountability and transparency
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By shielding judiciary from RTI Act, SC fails to appreciate notions of public accountability and transparency

The end effect is that the judiciary has ignored the public utility of making case documents easily available to the public and maintains control of court documents.

Nithyananda case: Father of missing sisters moves Gujarat High Court, seeks CBI probe into their disappearance
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Nithyananda case: Father of missing sisters moves Gujarat High Court, seeks CBI probe into their disappearance

The father of two women who allegedly went missing from the local ashram of absconding godman Nithyananda moved the Gujarat High Court on Tuesday, seeking CBI probe into their disappearance

SC grants bail to 17 convicts in 2002 Sardarpura post-Godhra riots case, directs them to relocate to Madhya Pradesh, do community service
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SC grants bail to 17 convicts in 2002 Sardarpura post-Godhra riots case, directs them to relocate to Madhya Pradesh, do community service

The Supreme Court on Tuesday granted bail to 17 convicts in the 2002 Sardarpura post-Godhra riots case in which 33 Muslims were burnt alive

Ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt moves Gujarat High Court seeking discharge in 1996 drug planting case
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Ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt moves Gujarat High Court seeking discharge in 1996 drug planting case

Sanjiv Bhatt was arrested on 5 September last year on charges of framing the Rajasthan-based lawyer by planting drug in a case that dates back to 1996 when the former IPS officer was the Superintendent of Police of Banaskantha district.

Ayodhya verdict: Supreme Court would have done well to revisit Gujarat HC's 'rebuild mosques' order post-2002 violence
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Ayodhya verdict: Supreme Court would have done well to revisit Gujarat HC's 'rebuild mosques' order post-2002 violence

The Supreme Court describes the demolition of the Babri Masjid as an "egregious violation of the rule of law". Had it wanted to do justice for those wronged by this crime, it could have done two things: Ensure punishment of those guilty and restore the destroyed place of worship

Law ministry appoints Justice Vikram Nath as Chief Justice of Gujarat High Court; post was vacant since last November
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Law ministry appoints Justice Vikram Nath as Chief Justice of Gujarat High Court; post was vacant since last November

Justice Vikram Nath, who is currently a judge in the Allahabad High Court, has been appointed as the Chief Justice of the Gujarat High Court, the Law Ministry said on Sunday

SC receives communication on Justice Akil Kureshi's elevation as MP chief justice; govt's decision to be placed before Collegium
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SC receives communication on Justice Akil Kureshi's elevation as MP chief justice; govt's decision to be placed before Collegium

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it had received a communication from the Ministry of Law and Justice on the Collegium's recommendation, elevating Justice Akil Kureshi as the Chief Justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court

Supreme Court to hear The Wire’s plea on 27 August in criminal defamation case filed against it by Jay Shah
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Supreme Court to hear The Wire’s plea on 27 August in criminal defamation case filed against it by Jay Shah

The Supreme Court said it would hear on 27 August, the pleas of news portal 'The Wire' in a criminal defamation case filed against them by Jay Shah.

Haren Pandya murder case: Supreme Court restores conviction for accused, imposes Rs 50,000 fine on NGO for demanding fresh investigation
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Haren Pandya murder case: Supreme Court restores conviction for accused, imposes Rs 50,000 fine on NGO for demanding fresh investigation

The Supreme Court restored the convictions and sentences of 12 people on Friday in the murder of former Gujarat home minister Haren Pandya in 2003.

To curb child sexual abuse in India, POCSO Act needs wide publicity; personal safety education among children, parents vital
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To curb child sexual abuse in India, POCSO Act needs wide publicity; personal safety education among children, parents vital

Children are not voters, which is why their needs are often neglected. It is the collective responsibility of all citizens to protect children from child sexual abuse and ensure that they have a childhood free of any abuse.

SC refuses urgent hearing on Hardik Patel's plea to suspend his conviction in 2015 Vispur rioting case
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SC refuses urgent hearing on Hardik Patel's plea to suspend his conviction in 2015 Vispur rioting case

Hardik, 25, had started preparations to contest from Jamnagar on a Congress ticket after joining the party on 12 March and the last date for filing of nominations is 4 April.

Hardik Patel moves SC against Gujarat High Court order rejecting stay on his conviction in 2015 Vispur rioting case
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Hardik Patel moves SC against Gujarat High Court order rejecting stay on his conviction in 2015 Vispur rioting case

Hardik Patel, 25, had started preparations to contest from Jamnagar on a Congress ticket after joining the party on 12 March and the last date for filing of nominations is 4 April

Hardik Patel moves Gujarat HC to stay conviction in 2015 rioting case; Patidar leader was sentenced to 2 years in prison
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Hardik Patel moves Gujarat HC to stay conviction in 2015 rioting case; Patidar leader was sentenced to 2 years in prison

Patidar community leader Hardik Patel on Friday moved the Gujarat High Court to stay his conviction in a 2015 rioting case.

Naroda Patiya case: SC grants bail to Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi on medical grounds, notes he is blind, bedridden, deaf
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Naroda Patiya case: SC grants bail to Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi on medical grounds, notes he is blind, bedridden, deaf

The Supreme Court has granted bail to Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi, the key accused in the 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre, on medical grounds.