allahabad high court

CBI gets sanction to prosecute retired Allahabad High Court judge SN Shukla in corruption case

Besides Justice Shukla, the agency had also named retired Chhattisgarh HC judge IM Quddusi, Bhagwan Prasad Yadav and Palash Yadav of the Prasad Education Trust in the FIR.

published on : 26th November 2021

Allahabad High Court says oral sex with minor 'not major offence', reduces assaulter's jail term

The high court held that the convict could not be charged under section 6 of POCSO Act as the oral sex does not fall in the category of aggravated sexual assault or sexual assault.

published on : 24th November 2021

SC closes case related to appointment of Dy Collector in UP after 37 years

The top court allowed the appeal of the Uttar Pradesh government against the 2014 verdict of the Allahabad High Court.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Ganga pollution: Lack of coordination in depts causing confusion before court, says Allahabad HC

The court also directed the UP chief secretary to issue directions to remove the confusion as different departments and agencies are being represented through different counsels, lacking coordination.

published on : 16th November 2021

Anti-CAA protest: SC agrees to hear plea of alleged protestor against Allahabad HC order on damages

A bench of Justices LN Rao and BR Gavai issued notice to the Uttar Pradesh government and sought its response.

published on : 15th November 2021

Ex-UP minister Gayatri Prajapati, 2 others get life sentence  in gang rape case

Judge Pawan Kumar Rai of special MP/ MLA court also slapped a penalty of Rs 2 lakh each on three convicts -- Gayatri, Ashok Tiwari and Ashish Shukla.

published on : 12th November 2021

SC refuses to interfere with Allahabad HC order directing CBI to probe alleged custodial death case

The Supreme Court said that the CBI shall investigate the matter independently without being influenced by any observation made in the judgment of the high court.

published on : 7th November 2021

Allahabad HC to hear counsel on quantum of damages to Hathras rape victim's kin on November 25

While fixing November 25 to hear the issue of quantum of compensation, the bench said if the hearing is not concluded on that day, it will continue the exercise the next day as well.

published on : 22nd October 2021

Pendency of bail pleas in Allahabad HC: SC orders registration of suo motu case for guidelines

A bench comprising Justices S K Kaul and M M Sundresh said there must be a mechanism that if an accused approaches high court, then the bail applications are listed promptly for hearing.

published on : 5th October 2021

Comment against Yogi: HC stays arrest of former UP governor Aziz Qureshi in sedition case

During the course of the hearing, the counsel representing the state requested the court for three days' time to seek instructions and summon the case diary.

published on : 1st October 2021

SC concern over pendency of criminal cases in Allahabad HC, grants bail to man serving life term

On Wednesday, the counsel for the state government had referred to the records and had alleged that it was the counsel for the convict who has been taking adjournments.

published on : 1st October 2021

UP HC junks Mukhtar Ansari's son plea to quash land-grabbing FIR against them

The plea filed by Mukhtar's sons Abbas Ansari and Umar Ansari was dismissed by the high court's Lucknow bench of justices Ramesh Sinha and Saroj Yadav.

published on : 29th September 2021

SC seeks UP government's affidavit as its counsel accuses convict of taking adjournments in HC

The bench, in its order, noted that the counsel for the state government submitted that the petitioner had taken a number of adjournments when his criminal appeal was listed.

published on : 29th September 2021

Allahabad HC rejects bail plea of Rudra Group promoter Mukesh Khurana accused of duping home buyers

Allahabad High Court in an order passed on September 20, 2021, while dismissing the bail said "this is not a fit case to enlarge the applicant on bail. The application fails and is dismissed."

published on : 23rd September 2021

Political parties need to stop welcoming gangsters to their fold: Allahabad High Court

Justice Shrivastava exhorted the political parties to rise to the occasion to counter the criminalisation of politics.

published on : 22nd September 2021
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