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All acquitted in 2008 Chennai government law college students clash case

Originally, the students wanted the court to set aside an order of the trial court awarding three-year simple imprisonment to them.

31 Oct 2018

Third judge finds merit in former chief justice’s views in disqualification of MLAs case

Passing orders on the writ petitions on June 14, the then Chief Justice Indira Banerjee had held that the Speaker had necessary power to disqualify the 18 members.

26 Oct 2018

Act on private clinics notified, says government

The court had directed the authorities to remove the lock and seal and the petitioner/tenant to hand over possession of the premises, after taking all the movables, to the landlord.

25 Oct 2018

Tamil Nadu SIC directs Chennai corporation to pay Rs 10,000 aid to family of three voters for deletion of names

According to Masilamani, he was living in the 9th Street for over 30 years with his wife and son and they were provided with voter ID cards in March 2016.

18 Oct 2018

HC orders CBI to probe Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami's role in road contract case

The judge said he was of the firm opinion that the enquiry/investigation had not been done in a fair manner and it was nothing but a perfunctory exercise.

13 Oct 2018

Cuddalore: Offers to help pour in for 9 year old boy in vegetative state since birth

However, Kavitha submitted that since the petitioner had chosen to go for Trigger Point Therapy at present, the Siddha system could be considered at a later stage, if necessary.

12 Oct 2018

Madras High Court upholds I-T department's notices to Dayanidhi Maran

The judge also dismissed similar petitions from Sun Direct TV Private Limited and South Asia FM Limited challenging the notices issued for different assessment years on the same grounds.

11 Oct 2018

Madras HC orders sealing shops of wholesale flower vendors who run business in Esplanade despite eviction orders

The judge noted that the government had passed several orders directing the traders to shut the shops. The High Court had also upheld these orders on various occasions.

10 Oct 2018

Doctors’ panel says boy not fit for euthanasia; judge breaks down

The report made it clear that the clinical status of the child does not fit into the criteria for PVS.

05 Oct 2018

People entitled to question government about expenditure of taxpayers’ money: Madras HC

The court said that once the elected government started functioning, their action, policy decision and expenditure must be beyond its political ideologies and beyond any pale of doubt.

02 Oct 2018

Remove unauthorised banners near MGR centenary celebration venue: Madras High Court

The bench posted the matter for filing compliance report on October 8.

01 Oct 2018

Child sexual abuse and murder case: Madras High Court chides cops, prosecution for shady probe

The six-year-old daughter of one of the tenants of Kaattu Raja was raped and murdered on February 6, 2008, night.

23 Sep 2018

‘Will stay project if government doesn’t keep its word’

The bench of Justices T S Sivagnanam and V Bhavani Subbaroyan made the observation when the remaining writ petitions challenging the project came up on Tuesday.

12 Sep 2018

Madras High Court slams unholy nexus between top cops, lawyers

Orders CBI probe into cheating case involving retired IPS officer P Sivanandi

01 Sep 2018

Remove corrupt vigilance officials: Madras High Court

Madras High Court directed the Commissioner of Greater Chennai Corporation to pack off all corrupt officials in the in the Vigilance Cell and replace them with honest persons.

31 Aug 2018