Pridhi Chopra

Andhra Pradesh High Court Allows Writ Petition for Appointment of Vice-Chancellor at Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University in Accordance With Law

On 7.05.2021, the Andhra Pradesh High Court had heard the Writ Petition via Video Conferencing on the subject of issuing a Quo Warranto contending that the appointment of the Vice-Chancellor at Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University(JNTU) was void ab initio. The PIL was allowed by the court. 

Registration of Marriage Does Not Imply a Valid and Legal Marriage: Telangana High Court

In a recent matter related to a government servant’s legal heir and release of family pension, the Telangana High Court had observed that the second marriage would not be considered valid and legal even though it was registered in the Marriage Registrar office.

“Earth Is Common for All Creatures and One Should Not Encroach Upon the Other’s Space”: Madras High Court

Excerpt On 30.04.2021, the Madras High Court heard the matter concerning the question of whether the notices of the authorities seeking to suspend the brick-kiln operations of the petitioners in the spath of the wild tuskers are sustainable in the...

Karnataka High Court Allows Writ Petition by Remitting It Back to Learned Single Judge for Reconsideration

A writ petition was allowed by Karnataka High Court on 22nd April, appealing under Section 4 of the Karnataka High Court Act to set aside an order dated 16th June 2017 by a learned Single Judge. Earlier, the appellants challenged the order of the State Government dated 18th June 2014 regarding the verification of the linguistic minority status of an educational institute.

Karnataka High Court Allowed Writ Petition of a 21-Year Old Student Seeking Re-Evaluation for the Third Time

Excerpt Karnataka High court allowed a Writ Petition filed by a 21 years-old student under Article 226 and 227 of the Constitution seeking to issue a writ of mandamus directing the Respondents to produce the answer script of the petitioner...

Andhra Pradesh High Court Orders Gram Panchayat To Take Decision Regarding the Construction of Church-Cum-Community Hall

Excerpt On 9 April 2021, the Chief Justice of the Andhra Pradesh High Court disposed of the Public Interest Litigation concerning the construction of a Baptist Church-cum-community hall and directed the Gram Panchayat to take adequate measures regarding the construction...

Karnataka High Court Ordered To Make Changes in the Municipal Election’s Notification Dated 16.03.2021

Case: SHRI A R HANIFULLA & others V. STATE OF KARNATAKA & others On 1 April 2021, a writ petition came for admission in the High Court of Karnataka under Article 226 and 227 of the Constitution of India seeking...

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