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Illegal structures: Plaintiff ‘misleads’ court

Srinagar, Mar 14, CNS: District Administration Srinagar has decided to file a law suit against a local family for misleading the Court. The local family according to Tehsildar Shalteng has filed a wrong affidavit laying its claim on state land at Tawheed Abad Qamarwari area of Srinagar city.     Reports said that after the devastating 2014 floods, administration demolished all the illegal ... Read More »

Justice Ramalingam inaugurates Retainer/Panel Lawyers, PLVs training program

JAMMU, MARCH 09: Executive Chairman J&K State Legal Services Authority (J&KSLSA) Justice Ramalingam Sudhakar Friday said that endeavor of SLSA is to safeguard the rights of the marginalized and downtrodden section of society and advised Panel/Retainer lawyers and PLV’s to work in coordinated manner to streamline the justice delivery system at grass root level.           The Justice said this while inaugurating the Retainer/Panel Lawyers, ... Read More »

On HC orders, lawyers visit central Jail Srinagar

Hold interview with inmates Srinagar, Mar 08 (KNS): Pursuant to the orders of the High Court of J&K, a three-member team of lawyers comprising of Mushtaq Ahmad Dar, Vice President, G. N. Shaheen General Secretary and Sameer Ahmad Wani, Treasurer, J&K High Court Bar Association, Srinagar, visited Central Jail, Srinagar yesterday .  The lawyers sought legal interview with the inmates ... Read More »

In a first, JK High Court adjudicates 4 cases through video-conferencing

‘Landmark step towards bringing judiciary at the doorsteps of people in far-flung areas’ Srinagar, Mar 06 (KNS): In a first of its kind initiative, the proceedings of four cases at Jammu and Kashmir High Court were carried out through video-conferencing, marking a landmark step to reform the functioning of higher judiciary in the state.  A single bench of Justice Mohammad ... Read More »

Pass prompt orders in wetland, river system encroachment cases:  CJ to Judges

            SRINAGAR, MARCH 04: Chief Justice, J&K High Court, Badar Durrez Ahmed today called upon the Judges to pass prompt orders in accordance with the law in the cases pertaining to encroachment of wetlands and river systems. This was stated by the Chief Justice at the inauguration of one day sensitisation programme on “Forest and Wildlife Conservation”, including Laws dealing with Birds ... Read More »

Bandipora court rejects bail of juvenile accused of sodomy

“JJ Act cannot be allowed to be used as a ploy to dupe the courts of justice” WAHEED BHAT BANDIPORA, FEBURARY 28:  A Local court on Wednesday rejected the bail application of a juvenile accused of unnatural offence.         Chief Judicial Magistrate Bandipora Raja Muhammad Tasleem rejected the bail application of the juvenile saying that there is every apprehension that ... Read More »

Chief Justice conducts maiden hearing of cases via videoconferencing

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 22: First time in the judicial history of Jammu and Kashmir, hearing of cases was done through video conferencing today at Jammu and Kashmir High Court. The hearings were conducted by the Chief Justice, Justice Badar Durrez Ahmad at Jammu. Eleven cases of Srinagar Wing of High Court were listed today which were heard by the Chief Justice ... Read More »

Govt orders creation of 8 posts of Principal Magistrates for JJBs

76 posts created for e-Courts Mission Mode Project JAMMU, FEBRUARY 15:The Government today ordered creation of eight posts of Principal Magistrates for eight Juvenile Justice Boards. “Sanction is accorded to the creation of eight posts of Principal Magistrates (Civil Judge Junior Division/Munsiffs) in the pay band Rs 27700-770-33090 for eight Juvenile Justice Boards to be established at Anantnag, Baramulla, Srinagar, Jammu, Doda, ... Read More »

Creation of Munsiff Court at Sub-Div Zainapora proposed: Abdul Haq

 Minister for Law and Justice, Haq Khan informed the House that the proposal for creation of Munsiff Court at Sub-Division Zainapora has been placed before Full Court on 28.04.2017 which has been pleased to resolve that the matter be kept pending till the acceptance of the report of the Committee of Judges on the subject of creation and location of ... Read More »

Justice Magray visits Courts of Sub-Judges Pattan, Sopore, Tangmarg

Stresses on speedy disposal of pending cases BARAMULLA, FEBRUARY 03:- Justice Ali Mohammad Magray who is also Administrative Judge/Portfolio Judge for District Baramulla today visited Courts of Sub-judge Pattan, Sopore and Tangmarg to take stock of functioning of these subordinate courts. The visit started with an inspection of Court of Sub-Judge Pattan where various facilities for litigating public and lawyers were ... Read More »