05 Mar 2017
MADRAS HIGH COURT: PENDENCY OF CRIMINAL CASES NO BAR FOR RE-ISSUANCE OF PASSPORT
1) MADRAS HIGH COURT: PENDENCY OF CRIMINAL CASES NO BAR FOR RE-ISSUANCE OF PASSPORT
2) GUJARAT HIGH COURT: UNREGISTERED FIRM HAS LOCUS TO FILE CRIMINAL COMPLAINT FOR CHEQUE DISHONOUR
Gujarat High Court has ruled that an unregistered partnership firm can file a criminal complaint for a dishonoured cheque under section 138 of Negotiable Instruments Act
3) BOMBAY HIGH COURT: ‘COMPENSATING RAPE VICTIMS IS STATE’S DUTY, NOT CHARITY’
Bombay High Court has said that rape victims are not beggars and giving compensation to women victims of crime is the State’s obligation and not charity.
4) BOMBAY HIGH COURT: MERE SPEEDING DOESN’T AMOUNTS TO RASH & NEGLIGENT DRIVING
Bombay High Court has held that merely driving a vehicle at a high speed is not enough to attract offence of rash and negligent driving.