On Saturday, Justice Abhay S Oka of the Supreme Court said that appeals should be made to final year law students, to think of the judiciary as a career as it is one of the best options available.
Why Print Their Images Without Following Their Principles? Madras HC Declines Plea To Print Subhas Chandra Bose Image on Currency.
Madras high Court declined to hear a peculiar plea raised by parties in the case of KK Ramesh v. UOI ors. ‘To print the image of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose on Indian Currency’.
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Notice To Government Regarding Access To Adequate Ration And Financial Assistance To Sex Workers: Calcutta HC.
Through the PIL the petitioner raised the issue of financial issues that are being faced by these people.
The Allahabad High Court said on Wednesday that the cow is an integral part of Indian culture and should be considered a national animal, while rejecting bail to one Javed, who was charged with violating the Uttar Pradesh Prevention of Cow Slaughter Act (Javed v. State of Uttar Pradesh).
Mumbai sessions Court on September 1, 2021 while hearing a plea for bail in the case related to rape by Navy Personnel stated that “mere presence of condom on the spot would not imply consensual sex” and granted bail to the applicant on the basis that the charge sheet has been formulated in accordance to the investigation.
In the case the matter the court had to examine the claims made by Private Secretaries (Grade-II) employed in the Eastern Central Railways, for parity in pay with their counterparts working in the Central Secretariat Stenographers Service /Railway Board Secretariat Stenographers Service /Central Administrative Tribunal.
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August 31, 2021 marked as one of the historic day for Indian Judiciary and Democracy as it is the first time since the independence, the Apex court of India will be having Four Women Judges out of nine new Judges who will be administering oath of offices as Judges of Supreme Court.
Misunderstanding Relating To Administrative Functions At Workplace Not Sexual Harassment: Madras HC.
sociolegalcorp @sociolegalcorp A case alleging harassment by a previous director of Loyola College was dismissed by the Madras High Court. The accusations originated from disagreements with the accused director over the performance of some administrative responsibilities, according to Justice N Sathish Kumar. In this case, the judge stated that such workplace misunderstandings cannot be classed as sexual harassment.
A case filed by a former secretary of the Loyola College Alumni Association alleging sexual harassment and financial theft by the previous director of the college was dismissed by the High Court in Chennai. The petition demanded reinstatement to work, back pay, and compensation, as well as legal action against the ex-director under the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace [Prevention, Prohibition, and Redressal] Act of 2013.
The former Secretary of Loyola College in Chennai has won her case of theft and sexual harassment against the college and ex-Father Alphonse. The charges of sexual harassment were deemed to be without merit, and the Court noted that the allegations were made for the first time only after a police case was brought against the petitioner’s son.
In the petitioner’s complaints to the college authorities, no claims of sexual harassment or physical abuse were made against the previous director. According to the Court, this occurred after the police began an inquiry into the petitioner’s son following a complaint from a Loyola alumnus. The judge pointed out that the Commission can only offer recommendations to the proper authorities or the police if a prima facie case has been established.
By Team SLC @sociolegalcorp
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