The high court of Punjab and Haryana has set aside the 3 year moratorium Imposed by bar council of India on opening of new law colleges. This was made as the court observed the moratorium imposed by BCI is ultra vires of the constitution.
The high court of Punjab & Haryana held that WhatsApp messages will have no evidentiary value unless it is certified under section-65B of Evidence Act. (Rakesh Kumar Singh V.UOI)
Yesterday, the high court of Patna asked the Bihar state to enable transgender community to apply for constable post. Recently, an advertisement was made wherein the advertisement specifies the applicant to be either male or female. In reply to this, the court made the above-said statement.
The High court of Jammu and Kashmir held that if the investigation agency does not complete its probe within the prescribed time limit as per the law, then the court has duty to release the accused on default bail without delay.