Rajasthan High Court News
The counsel for the petitioners submitted that both the petitioners are adults and are consensually in a live-in relationship The petition said the woman is married but has been living separately because of physical abuse by her husband The court denied police protection to the woman citing a recent Allahabad HC order, wherein it had rejected the request in a similar case
The SC said that it will hear on July 27 Rajasthan Assembly Speaker CP Joshi's plea on July 27 In his plea, Joshi had challenged the HC order to defer anti-defection proceedings against Sachin Pilot and 18 Congress MLAs till July 24 The HC had on July 24 directed the ‘status quo’ in the case The Gehlot govt has been under threat after Sachin Pilot rebelled along with his supporters
The Rajasthan High Court also directed the Speaker not to take any action in the matter till 5.30 pm on July 21 The HC began hearing on a petition filed by Sachin Pilot and 18 other Congress MLAs against disqualification notices issued to them Sachin Pilot along with 18 dissident MLAs on Thursday moved the high court
Sachin Pilot and 18 other dissident leaders on Thursday moved the high court, challenging the Rajasthan Speaker's notices served to them Congress complained to the Speaker that the MLAs had defied a party whip to attend two Legislature Party meetings, on Monday and Tuesday The Pilot camp, however, argues that a party whip applies only when the assembly is in session
In a big development, the Rajasthan High Court on Wednesday ordered the authorities to cancel the FIR and chargesheet filed against Pehlu Khan, who was lynched to death in the Alwar district by a violent mob in 2017, his two sons and the driver of the truck, which was alleged to be involved in cow smuggling.
The Rajasthan High Court has asked the lawyers and litigants to do away with the colonial era practice of addressing judges as ‘My Lord’ or ‘Your Lordship’. The resolution to abandon the practice was passed during the first full High Court meeting chaired by new Chief Justice S Ravindra Bhatt on Sunday.