On June 30, the Allahabad High Court directed the director Om Raut, producer Bhushan Kumar, and dialogue writer Manoj Muntashir to appear on July 27.
Calling it the grossest of constitutional abuse and human rights violation, the apex court asked the Centre and the Manipur government to apprise it on the steps taken to book the perpetrator of the crime and the steps being taken to prevent such incidents from happening in future.
Now virtual courts can be managed by virtual judges whose jurisdiction can be extended to the entire state.
The top court has a sanctioned strength of 34 judges, but at present there are 31 judges – three judges short of its sanctioned strength.
The Allahabad High Court has issued a bailable warrant against IAS officer Prashant Trivedi in a contempt of court case.
The Supreme Court collegium, headed by CJI D.Y. Chandrachud, on Wednesday recommended appointments of Telangana High Court's Chief Justice Ujjal Bhuyan and his Kerala counterpart, Chief Justice S. Venkatanarayana Bhatti as apex court judges.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday extended the interim protection to activist Teesta Setalvad in connection with a case relating to alleged fabrication of evidence in 2002 Gujarat riots.
The apex court issued notice on the plea of Delhi government challenging his appointment and posted the matter for hearing on July 11.