A SLP was filed challenging the order dismissing the review petition, the bench comprising Justice Ashok Bhushan, MR Shan and R. Subhash Reddy considered the issue whether the SLP is maintainable or not. Where the honourable Supreme Court held that the petition challenging the order of the high court rejecting the review petition cannot be entertained when the main judgement in the writ is not challenged.
Yesterday, the Maharashtra government have passed a resolution directing the National Aids Control Organisation to aid and arrange monthly compensation and ration to sex workers in the state without requiring any proof id’s.
Today, the honourable Supreme Court has extended the deadline for completion of the trial against founder of Tehelka magazine Tarun in sexual assault case till March 31 of next year.
Senior Advocate Rebecca John, representing Priya Ramani in MJ Akbar’s criminal defamation case, said today that there was no complaint lodged until 2015, because in those days the scope of IPC Section 354 was not as wide.