RECENT JUDGMENTS RELATING TO ARTICLE 21 (2017-July,2020)

Compiled By Shailja Mishra, Intern (August, 2020) ____________________________________________________________________ Navtej Singh Johar v. Union of India: 2018 (1) SCC 791-  The 5 judge bench of Supreme Court declared ultra vires section 377 of Indian Penal Code, 1860, which criminalized same sex relations between consenting adults (Homosexuality). As a consequence of this landmark judgment the LGBT individuals … Continue reading RECENT JUDGMENTS RELATING TO ARTICLE 21 (2017-July,2020)

Ashok Kumar Kalra v. Surendra Agnihotri [SLP NO. 23599 OF 2018]

Case name – Ashok Kumar Kalra v. Wing CDR. Surendra Agnihotri & Others. Case number – SLP NO. 23599 OF 2018. Forum – Supreme Court of India. Bench – Justice N.V. Ramana, Justice Mohan M. Shantanagoudar and Justice Ajay Rastogi. Decided on – 19th November, 2019. Facts:  Suit for specific performance was filled by the Respondent 1-plaintiff, the appellant-Defendant 2 … Continue reading Ashok Kumar Kalra v. Surendra Agnihotri [SLP NO. 23599 OF 2018]

DR. RAJASEEKARAN VS UNION OF INDIA AND ORS – JT 2017 (11) SC 465

Road accidents in India are not a rare event on the contrary it has become a daily occurring event. The figures are astonishing, according to the data provided by the road ministry in 2018 India has reported a total of 467,044 which is 0.5%more than the preceding year. If we look at these stats from … Continue reading DR. RAJASEEKARAN VS UNION OF INDIA AND ORS – JT 2017 (11) SC 465