Parshant Vashishta v. State of Chhattisgarh

Khilansha MukhijaCase Summary

Appeal against a Session Judge's order directing the police to register an FIR for disclosing the identity of minor victims

Parshant Vashishta v. State of Chhattisgarh In the High Court of Chhattisgarh W.P (Cr.) 177/2017 Before Justice Sanjay K. Agarwal and Justice Rakesh Mohan Pandey Decided on January 30, 2023 Relevancy of the case: Appeal against a Session Judge’s order … Read More

Deepak v. State of Maharashtra

Linet Christina ThomasCase Summary

Appeal for quashing the externment order for offences involving criminal intimidation, sexual harassment, attempt to murder, and transmission of sexually explicit content

Deepak v. State of Maharashtra & Ors In the Supreme Court of India Criminal Appeal 139/2022 Before Justice Ajay Rastogi and Justice Abhay S. Oka Decided on January 28, 2022 Relevancy of the case: Appeal for quashing the externment order … Read More

Chandrakant v. State of Maharashtra

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Anticipatory bail application in a case involving the sending of objectionable WhatsApp messages to a teacher colleague

Chandrakant v. State of Maharashtra In the High Court of Bombay ABA 2004/2018 Before Justice Anuja Prabhudessai Decided on September 28, 2018 Relevancy of the case: Anticipatory bail application in a case involving the sending of objectionable WhatsApp messages to … Read More

Surinder Singh v. UT, Chandigarh

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Setting the conviction aside under POCSO provisions before the act came into force

Surinder Singh v. UT, Chandigarh (2020) 3 RCR (Cri) 53 In the High Court of Punjab and Haryana CRA-S 644/2017 (SB) Before Justice Anil Kshetarpal Decided on July 2, 2020 Relevancy of the case: Setting the conviction aside under POCSO … Read More

Javed Hussain v. State of Rajasthan

Gitanjali SadanCase Summary

Framing of charges in a case capturing obscene pictures after intoxicating the victim and sharing them in the public domain

Javed Hussain v. State of Rajasthan (2006) 2 Cri LR (Raj) 1533 In the High Court of Rajasthan S.B. Crl. Rev. 506/2006 Before Justice Satya Prakash Pathak Decided on August 18, 2006 Relevancy of the Case: Framing of charges in … 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

Sujeet Kumar v. State of Bihar

Gitanjali SadanCase Summary

Bail application in a case involving capturing a minor's pictures and blackmailing her

Sujeet Kumar v. State of Bihar In the High Court of Patna Cri. Misc. 34759/2020 Before Justice Ahsanuddin Amannulah Decided on February 10, 2021 Relevancy of the Case: Bail application in a case involving capturing a minor’s pictures and blackmailing … Read More

Tulugu Shanmukha Rao v. State of Andhra Pradesh

Gitanjali SadanCase Summary

Anticipatory bail application in a case involving dowry allegations and blackmailing using nude pictures

Tulugu Shanmukha Rao v. State of Andhra Pradesh In the High Court of Andhra Pradesh Crl. P. 1796/2021 Before Justice B. Krishna Mohan Decided on March 30, 2021 Relevancy of the Case: Anticipatory bail application in a case involving dowry … Read More

I. Linga Bhaskar v. State

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Whether sending an emoji (smiling face with tears) in a WhatsApp group can be considered obscene?

I. Linga Bhaskar v. State In the High Court of Madras Crl. O.P. (M.D.) 3110/2017 Before Justice S.S. Sundar Decided on June 05, 2018 Relevancy of the case: Whether sending an emoji (smiling face with tears) in a WhatsApp group … Read More

Puli Vamsi Krishna v. State of A.P.

Hariom TiwariCase Summary

Puli Vamsi Krishna v. State of A.P.

Puli Vamsi Krishna v. State of A.P. In the High Court of Andhra Pradesh C.P. 4687/2020 Before Justice Lalitha Kanneganti Decided on November 03, 2020 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case involving rape and clicking nude photos … Read More