Gujarat High Court calls for reexamination of rule allowing lawyers to seek adjournment by filing leave notes, sick notes

The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday asked its Rules Committee to reconsider Rule 132 of the Gujarat High Court Rules that allows an advocate to seek adjournment in a case by furnishing a ‘leave note’ or a ‘sick note’.A division bench of Chief Justice Aravind Kumar and Justice Ashutosh J Shastri voiRead More

“If We Come Across Such Frivolous Litigations…”: Court Warns Karnataka

The High Court of Karnataka stopped short of imposing a fine of Rs 10 lakh on the state government, while hearing a petition filed by it, against a retired assistant sub-inspector of police’s acquittal by the Karnataka State Administrative Tribunal (KSAT).The court said it was giving a last warningRead More