A Beginner’s Guide to Space Transition Theory

Pallavi SinghLaw1 Comment

Space Transition Theory explains the nature & behaviour leading to commission of cyber crime with time, space and circumstances as catalysts.

The nature of cyber crimes evolves rapidly in line with technological developments. To understand why cyber crimes happen, various cyber criminology theories have attempted to explain this. These theories seek to diagnose the minuscule reason leading to the occurrence of … Read More

Tridib Sarkar v. State of West Bengal

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Quashing of chargesheet in a case involving identity theft and death threats

Tridib Sarkar v. State of West Bengal 2023 Cri LJ (NOC 307) 100 In the High Court of Calcutta CRR 202/2022 Before Justice Bibek Chaudhuri Decided on April 26, 2023 Relevancy of the Case: Quashing of chargesheet in a case … Read More

Vishal v. State of Gujarat

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Bail application in a case involving identity theft and financial fraud

Vishal v. State of Gujarat In the High Court of Gujarat R/Crl.M.A. 1622/2023 Before Justice Samir J. Dave Decided on March 10, 2023 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case involving identity theft and financial fraud Statutes and … Read More

United States v. Willis

Linet Christina ThomasCase Summary

Appeal against conviction in a case involving aiding and abetting access to a protected system by sharing username and password

United States of America v. Todd A. Willis 476 F.3d 1121 In the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit Case Number 06-6009 Before Chief Circuit Judge Tacha, Senior Circuit Judge Seymour, and District Judge Robinson Decided on … Read More

Sudesh Kumar Rai v. State of Chhattisgarh

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Revision petition in a case involving the issuance of fake Ration Cards

Sudesh Kumar Rai v. State of Chhattisgarh In the High Court of Chhattisgarh Cr.R. 31/2021 Before Justice Rajendra Chandra Singh Samant Decided on June 16, 2021 Relevancy of the case: Revision petition in a case involving the issuance of fake … Read More

Sameer Narayanrao Paltewar v. State of Maharashtra

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Presence of an applicant in the final hearing of their anticipatory bail application

Sameer Narayanrao Paltewar v. State of Maharashtra In the High Court of Bombay Crl. App. (Appeal) 393/2021 Before Justice Manish Pitale Decided on August 21, 2021 Relevancy of the Case: Presence of an applicant in the final hearing of their … Read More

How does identity theft affect your employment?

Gitanjali SadanLaw

How does identity theft affect your employment

Identity theft has become common among us and is on the rise. Identity theft occurs when an individual steals your personal information for getting benefits such as insurance and employment in your name. Hackers deceitfully access information to steal the … Read More

State of Uttarakhand v. Akhtar Ali

TannviCase Summary

Setting aside the conviction under Section 66C for identity theft in a case involving the rape of a minor

State of Uttarakhand v. Akhtar Ali In the High Court of Uttarakhand Cri. Ref. 1/2016, Cri. App. 104, 318/2016, Govt. App. 07, 08/2017 Before Justice Alok Singh and Justice Ravindra Maithani Decided on October 18, 2019 Relevancy of the Case: Setting … Read More

Sumantra Gupta v. State of Sikkim

Hariom TiwariCase Summary

Sumantra Gupta v. State of Sikkim

Sumantra Gupta v. State of Sikkim In the High Court of Sikkim B.A. 01/2019 Before Justice Bhaskar Raj Pradhan Decided on July 06, 2019 Relevancy of the case: Anticipatory bail application for offences involving identity theft and cheating by personation … Read More