The Jammu and Kashmir High Court is the high court for Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh. It was established in 26 March 1928 by letters patent issued by the Maharaja of Jammu Kashmir. The seat of the court shifts between its summer capital Srinagar and winter capital Jammu of Jammu and Kashmir. The court has a sanctioned judge strength of 17 in which 13 are permanent judges and 4 are additional judges.
The former Jammu and Kashmir High Court judge in a letter to the Home Minister said that the detainees are detained without charge and trial on a mere suspicion under the Public Safety Act (PSA) and.. IndiaTimes - Published
The SC sought response of the J& K administration on a habeas corpus petition filed by Iltija Mufti challenging the February 5 decision of the government to detain her mother and former CM Mehbooba.. IndiaTimes - Published
The SC bench issued notice to the J&K Union territory government on a habeas corpus petition filed by Sara Abdullah Pilot seeking freedom for her brother and directed filing of the response by March 2,.. IndiaTimes - Published
The advertisement to fill the vacancies was issued by the J&K High Court's Registrar General Sanjay Dhar on December 26, 2019 with the last date for submission of applications being January 31, 2020... IndiaTimes - Published
Senior IAS officer Girish Chandra Murmu, who will be the first Lt Governor of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, arrived on Wednesday to take charge of the new responsibility on Thursday. He.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Juvenile Justice Committee (JJC) of Jammu and Kashmir High Court comprising four HC judges submitted a report to the Supreme Court giving details of 144 minors arrested by the police since August 5.. IndiaTimes - Published
The petitioners represented by senior advocate Huzefa Ahmadi filed a fresh petition claiming that several children in the age group of 10-18 years were detained in several police stations in violation.. DNA - Published