Madhya Pradesh High Court

‘Rakhi-for-bail in sex abuse case a drama, judges must get training in gender sensitisation'

The top law officer suggested to the court that such orders need to be condemned and that judges must get training in gender sensitisation too.

published on : 3rd November 2020

SC stays Madhya Pradesh HC order restricting physical political rallies

A bench of the apex court, headed by Justice AM Khanwilkar, also pulled up political parties for creating a situation that compelled the High Court to intervene.

published on : 26th October 2020

SC stays MP HC order asking political parties to conduct virtual campaign for bypoll

A bench headed by Justice A M Khanwilkar asked the ECI to take an appropriate decision with regard to political rallies as per law and keeping in mind COVID-19 guidelines.

published on : 26th October 2020

HC notices to MP Guv, CM on plea over ministers' appointment

The petition said that never in the history of any state government or Central government, as many as 14 ministers were appointed, who were not legislators when they were sworn in.

published on : 21st October 2020

SC seeks AG’s help on plea against Madhya Pradesh High Court's 'rakhi for bail' order

The court had asked the accused to give Rs 11,000 to the complainant as a customary ritual, usually offered by the brothers to sisters on rakhi and also seek her blessings.

published on : 17th October 2020

Ahead of by-polls, MP High Court allows registration of FIR against parties if over 100 people assemble

The court's directions come ahead of the Assembly by-polls which are scheduled to be held in the State.

published on : 4th October 2020

Madhya Pradesh High Court overrules government order for ensuring oxygen stock

The counsels of the MY Hospital stated that even the Centre has shown great concern in respect of the circular issued by Maharashtra.

published on : 18th September 2020

JSCA appoints ex-Madhya Pradesh HC Chief Justice Rafat Alam as ombudsman for 2020-2021

Senior and junior men's selection committees apart from women's selection sub-committee were also formed in the virtual meeting which was attended by 450 members, said JSCA secretary Sanjay Sahay.

published on : 30th August 2020

MP student gets bail on condition of two-month social media sabbatical

Tyagi was arrested after he had ventured out of his home during the coronavirus-induced lockdown to buy some tobacco and got into a fight with the shopkeeper.

published on : 8th August 2020

Celebrate Rakhi, promise to protect complainant: MP HC's bail conditions for man who molested neighbour

The seven conditions for granting bail were in addition to the prime condition that he be released on bail, on furnishing Rs 50,000 personal bond to the satisfaction of the Court.

published on : 2nd August 2020

Be corona warriors: Madhya Pradesh High Court sets bail condition for accused in criminal cases

While granting bail or anticipatory bail, the court, in many of these cases, observed that the accused was young/middle-aged/able-bodied/responsible citizen.

published on : 21st May 2020

Madhya Pradesh HC quashes bail condition to donate money to PM CARES Fund

Bhopal residents Fahad Ahmed and Hafiz M Haseen had challenged the local court's order passed on April 30, said their lawyer Ankit Saxena.

published on : 13th May 2020