Consensual cohabitation between Two Adults of same Sex not Illegal; They have a right to Live together even outside the wedlock: Uttarakhand HC

Uttarakhand High court recently gave its judgement with respect to the rights of adult homosexual couples to choose their life partners and to live with each other, without any pressure from their parents and society. “Consesual cohabitation between two adults of the same sex cannot in our understanding be illegal far or lessa  crime because […]

Vinubhai Haribhai Malaviya and Ors. vs State of Gujarat

A recent judgement of the Supreme Court of India on criminal law passed by the quorum of justices Rohinton F nariman, Surya Kant and Ramasubramanium. The judgement holds that a power exercised by the magistrate under section 156(3) of the Cr.Pc. is post cognizance.  The question arises by the Supreme court that once Chargesheet is […]

Courts at Place where wife Resides After Leaving Matrimonial home Can Entertain Complaints U/s 498A IPC- Supreme Court

The Supreme Court in its recent judgement have reiterated that even wife after leaving their Matrimonial home can file a case unders section 498A IPC in their jurisdiction. The Bench comprising of Justice L.Nageswara Rao and Justice Hemant Gupta considered that in Rupali Devi Vs State of Uttar Pradesh (2019 (5) SCC 384), a judgement […]