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The Court’s Extraordinary Power Under S/482 Cr.P.C., Should Not Be Exercised as an Instrument to Axe Down or Stifle a Legitimate Prosecution: Calcutta High Court

The Calcutta High Court on 27th January 2021, on the prayer of the petitioner under article 227 of the Constitution of India read with sections 401/482 Cr.P.C., ordered quashing of proceedings of complaint case no. 15 of 2018 filed by the opposite party for offenses punishable under sections 118(2) and

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Calcutta High Court Rejects the Petition Challenging the Bid’s Rejection Filed on Seeking Condonation of Delay Due to Pandemic Interventions in Absence of Satisfactory Explanation.

Case: Shiba Prosad Banerjee vs The State of West Bengal and others [WPA No.1724 of 2020; IA NO: CAN 1 of 2020] The Hon’ble Justice Sabyasachi Bhattacharyya of Calcutta High Court on 22nd January 2021, dismissed the WPA No. 1724 of 2020 filed by the Petitioner seeking condonation of delay

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Calcutta High Court: Deceased’s Wife Has the Sole Right Over His Preserved Sperm; Father Doesn’t Have Any Fundamental Right Over Son’s Progeny Without the Prior Permission of Such Wife.

Case: Asok Kumar Chatterjee vs. The Union of India & Ors. [W.P.A. No. 4553 of 2020] The Calcutta High Court dismissed the petition by the Petitioner (father) on 19th January 2021, on the account of his parental relationship with the deceased son, sought permission to collect preserved sperm of the

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