Gujarat High court

Gujarat HC seeks lawyers' views on making virtual hearings effective

Lawyers have been asked to respond to a series of questionnaires seeking their opinion and assessment about virtual hearing of cases.

published on : 26th May 2020

Gujarat govt to file detailed reply after HC reprimands state over conditions at Ahmedabad Civil Hospital

The high court had termed the state’s testing policy as an artificial method to control the spiralling cases.

published on : 25th May 2020

Gujarat HC asks railways to waive one-way ticket charges of migrants

The state government told the court that nearly 22.5 lakh inter-state migrant workers lived in Gujarat, as per the state labour department's data.

published on : 24th May 2020

SC stays Gujarat HC order nullifying state minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama's 2017 election

The High Court had on May 12, nullified 2017 election of Chudasama on the ground of malpractice and manipulation.

published on : 15th May 2020

Gujarat High Court defers hearing on 'Padmaavat' producers' plea until Wednesday

Justice J B Pardiwala deferred the hearing after the petitioner - Viacom 18 Media Private Limited - sought time till Monday to submit additional information before the court.

published on : 1st February 2018

Gujarat High Court rejects The Wire's plea against Jay Shah's defamation suit

The petitioners had maintained the article was a part of investigative journalism and filing a criminal defamation suit against it was against the freedom of the press.

published on : 8th January 2018

Gujarat High Court reserves order on The Wire's plea against defamation case filed by Jay Shah

Advocate Mihir Joshi, representing journalist Rohini Singh, the author of the article "The Golden Touch of Jay Amit Shah", and its editors, told the court that the article was not defamatory.

published on : 20th November 2017

Gujarat High Court reserves order on The Wire plea against lower court gag order

The Wire had maintained that the story about the surge of revenue of Shah's company Temple Enterprise Private Ltd was factually correct and based on the documents obtained from a government office.

published on : 17th November 2017