High court is not an appellate body over the state legislature, held the Bombay HC. And it instructed all courts to be cautious when exercising power of judicial review with respect to proceedings of the state legislature.
Recently, a petition has been filed in the honourable Supreme Court of India challenging a customary practice of Dawoodi Bohra community, according to which, the custody of male child above the age of 7 will automatically go to the father. The petitioner alleges that this practice of violation of Article-14 and 15 of the Indian constitution.
Former PWD minister Minister VK Ebrahim Kunju moved a bail application in the high court of Kerala in the palarivattom flyover scam. The court rejected the bail application as it observed the presence of serious allegations against him.