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Madras High Court suo moto considers violence at doctor’s burial

Madras High Court suo moto considers violence at doctor’s burial

A special bench comprising of  Justices M Sathyanarayanan and M Nirmal Kumar of the Madras High Court on April 20 on its own took into cognizance of the barbaric incidents  that took place while the body of doctor who served the people suffering from Coronavirus was taken for burial at Velangadu on Sunday. The bench…

Writ Of Habeas Corpus cannot be invoked for granting the premature release of convicted prisoners: SC

Writ Of Habeas Corpus cannot be invoked for granting the premature release of convicted prisoners: SC

The Supreme Court held that a writ of habeas corpus cannot be filed or invoked to seek the premature release of a convicted prisoner. The bench consisted of Justices S. Abdul Nazeer and Deepak Gupta. The Court held that the matter of whether a prisoner is entitled to parole or remission lies within the domain…

Facts about Sterlite issue & Why are people against Vedanta’s Sterlite plant in Tutticotin

Leads on Sterlite issue The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court on Wednesday stayed the expansion of Sterlite Copper’s industrial unit in Tuticorin, a day after 11 people were killed in police firing when a protest rally against the unit turned violent. The protest found support from a wide array of political parties, including…