Jharkhand High Court

13-year-old girl rescues minor friend from getting married in Jharkhand

After the news was flashed, the Jharkhand High Court took suo-motu cognisance into the matter and directed District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) to take required action.

published on : 29th November 2022

'Two-finger test retraumatises the victim': SC asks Centre, states to ensure it is not conducted

The so-called test is based on the incorrect assumption that a sexually active woman cannot be raped. Nothing could be further from the truth – a woman’s sexual history is wholly immaterial.

published on : 31st October 2022

SC sets aside Jharkhand HC order asking man to pay Rs 10L to wife for interim bail

The high court in its orders dated March 4 and 5, 2021, had directed the husband to deposit a demand draft of Rs 10 lakh as ad-interim victim compensation in favour of his wife.

published on : 30th October 2022

No coercive action on BJP MP in Deoghar ATC case: Jharkhand High Court

The court also issued notices to Deoghar Deputy Commissioner Manjunath Bhajantri, airport security in-charge Suman Anand and the officer in charge of Kunda Police Station.

published on : 29th September 2022

On BJP MP’s plea, HC asks Deoghar administration to issue demolition notices

It will serve demolition notices to the owners of nine high-rise buildings around the airport, making them respondents, and submit a report in this regard.

published on : 28th September 2022

Will seek Interpol help to crack Dhanbad judge murder case: CBI to Jharkhand High Court 

In the course of proceedings, the bench was informed that WhatsApp chats have been gathered from the accused persons which indicates the involvement of more people in the conspiracy behind the death.

published on : 17th September 2022

Advocate Rajeev Kumar granted bail by a Kolkata court in extortion case

Kumar is currently lodged at Alipur Jail in Bengal after being arrested by Kolkata police.

published on : 13th September 2022

HC calls for case diary in suspended IAS officer Pooja Singhal's bail matter

Singhal has been in custody since May 11 after raids were conducted in properties owned by the former Jharkhand Mines Department Secretary.

published on : 1st September 2022

Enforcement Directorate gets 8 day remand of Advocate Rajeev Kumar for blackmailing businessman

Allegedly, Kumar had filed a PIL in Ranchi High Court against a Kolkata-based businessman and was asking Rs 10 crore to withdraw the PIL.

published on : 19th August 2022

Ranchi violence: Jharkhand government not taking interest into the investigation, says HC

The court also wondered why the CCTV footage is not being verified and the investigation was handed over to the CID and SSP was removed.

published on : 13th August 2022

SC adjourns Hemant Soren plea against Jharkhand High Court order

Soren has moved the apex court against an order of the high court which had accepted maintainability of PIL in connection with shell companies allegedly related to Hemant Soren and his associates.

published on : 4th August 2022

Prophet remarks row: HC irked with state government probe into June 10 Ranchi violence

A bench of Chief Justice Ravi Ranjan and Justice Sujit Narayan Prasad observed the state government did not appear serious as it had done nothing to expedite the probe, except changing the SSP.

published on : 30th July 2022

Trouble for Hemant Soren government? Political uncertainty looms as JMM, BJP claim defection

Amid claims and counterclaims by the ruling JMM and opposition BJP about large-scale defection of legislators, political uncertainty is looming over Jharkhand.

published on : 27th July 2022

SC dismisses plea filed by NIA against bail to accused in UAPA case

A bench headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana said it finds no reason to interfere with the impugned order passed by the High Court granting bail to the accused.

published on : 14th July 2022

Jharkhand HC directs Home Secretary to improve electronic surveillance of court premises

“The Court has directed the State Government to do the security audit of all the courts on which we said that it will be done within a month,” said Additional Advocate General Sachin Kumar.

published on : 30th June 2022

PIL against CM Hemant Soren: Why is state government running from hearing? asks Jharkhand HC

“Why is the state government adamant on making only a particular advocate appear on behalf of it, given the fact that it has a battery of advocates,” the Court observed.

published on : 18th June 2022

Prophet remarks row: Jharkhand HC seeks government report on Ranchi violence

Two people were killed and two dozen critically injured in violent protests in the state capital on June 10.

published on : 17th June 2022

Jharkhand High Court rejects state government plea to defer PILs seeking probe against Soren

The IA was filed by Advocate General Rajeev Ranjan on Wednesday, seeking adjournment on hearing of the PIL against Soren.

published on : 17th June 2022

Lalu Prasad asks court to release passport; plans to go abroad for kidney transplant

The 73-year-old Prasad on April 22 was granted bail by Jharkhand High Court in the Doranda Treasury Case involving embezzlement of over Rs 139 crore.

published on : 6th June 2022

Jharkhand HC gives approval for hearing PIL seeking probe against CM Hemant Soren

“The Court said that since the order is quite lengthy, it will be uploaded on the site of Jharkhand High Court in the next 2-3 days,” said Kumar.

published on : 4th June 2022
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