Mail: admin@qmedicine.co.in


Landmark Cases

Fundamental Right to Health and Public Health Care

  • Municipal Council, Ratlam v/s Vardhichand & Ors 1980 Cri LJ 1075
  • C.E.S.C. Ltd. v/s Subhash Chandra Bose AIR 1992 SC 573
  • Mahendra Pratap v/s Orissa State AIR 1997 Ori 37
  • CERC Vs. Union of India 1995 3 SCC 42
  • State of Punjab v/s Mohinder Singh Chawla 1997 2 SCC 83
  • T. Ramakrishna Rao v/s Hyderabad Urban Development Authority
  • S.K Garg v/s State of U.P decided on 21/12/1998
  • Banga Khet Mzdoor Samiti v/s State of West Bengal (1996) 4 SCC 37
  • Peoples’ Union of Civil Liberties v/s Union of India
  • State of Tripura v/s. Amrita Bala Sen 2005 1 GLR 7
  • Marri Yadamma v/s State of Andhra Pradesh AIR 2002 AP 164
  • Noorunissa Begum v/s District Collector, Khammam AP HC dt. 27/6/2001
  • Surjeet Singh v/s State of Punjab (1996) 2 SCC 336
  • Devindar Singh Shergil v/s State of Punjab (1998) 8 SCC 552
  • State of Punjab v/s Ram Lubhaya Bagga (1998) 4 SCC 117
  • K.P. Singh v/s Union of India (2001) 10 SCC 167
  • Kamlesh Sharma v/s Municipal Corporation of Delhi
  • Ram Datt Sharma v/s State of Rajasthan AIR 2005 RAJ 317
  • Dr Sarosh Mehta v/s General Manager, Central Railways
  • Directorate of Enforcement v/s Ashok Kumar Jain (1998) 2 SCC 105
  • D.K. Basu v/s State of West Bengal AIR 1997 SC 610

Right to Emergency Health Care

  • Dr Laxman Balkrishna Joshi v/s Dr. Trimbak Bapu Godbole AIR 1969 SC 128
  • Paschim Banga Khet Mazdoor Samiti v/s State of West Bengal (1996)4 SCC 37
  • Labonya Moyee Chandra v/s State of West Bengal SC decided on 31/7/1998
  • Parmanand Katara v/s Union of India AIR 1989 SC 2039
  • Supreme Court Legal Aid Committee v/s State of Bihar (1991) 3 SCC 482
  • Poonam Sharma v/s Union of India AIR 2003 Delhi 50
  • Parvat Kumar Mukherjee v/s Ruby General Hospital – Original Petition No. 90 of 2002 decided by the National Commission on 25.4.2005

HIV / AIDS and Law

  • Lucy D’ Souza v/s State of Goa AIR 90 BOM 355
  • Common Cause v/s Union of India AIR 1996 SC 929
  • Subodh Srama and Anr v/s State of Assam decided on 26/9/2000
  • MX of Bombay Indian Inhabitant v/s M/s. ZY AIR 1997 BOM 406
  • M. Vijaya v/s The Chairman and Managing Director, Singareni Collieries Company Ltd 2002 ACJ 32
  • Ex. Const. Badan Singh v/s Union of India and Anr 97 (2002) DLT 986
  • Mr. X v/s Hospital Z AIR 2003 SC 664
  • Dr. Tokugha Yepthomi v/s Appolo Hospital and Anr AIR 1999 SC 495
  • Mr.X, Indian Inhabitant v/s Chairman, State level Police Recruitment Board 2006 (2) ALT 82
  • P of Bombay v/s Union of India (2004) 136 STC 462 BOM
  • Merind Ltd. v/s State of Maharashtra (2004) 136 STC 462 BOM
  • Rao Saheb Mahadeo Gayekwad v/s Life Insurance Corporation of India and Anr. AIR 2004 KA 439

Issues in Medical Practice

  • Poonam Verma v/s Ashwin Patel (1996)4 SCC 332
  • Dr. Mukhtiar Chand v/s State of Punjab (1998)7 SCC 579
  • Subhashis Bakshi v/s W.B.Medical Council & Ors 2003 9 SCC 269
  • Dr. Akhtar Hussain Delvi v/s State of Karnataka AIR 2003 Karnataka 388
  • Basavaraj M. v/s Karnatak State Pharmacy Council AIR 2001 Karnataka 239
  • Shivraj Singh v/s State of Uttaranchal AIR 2005 UTR 39
  • Delhi Pradesh Registered Medical Practitioners v/s Director of Health, Delhi Admn. Services 1997 11 SCC 687
  • State of Tamil Nadu v/s M.C. George W.A. No. 108 of 2005 and W.A.M.P. No. 153 of 2005
  • Private Medical Practitioners Association of A.P. v/s State of Andhra Pradesh
  • W.P. 15410 of 1995 decided by the AP High Court on 8.4.2002
  • Electropathy Medicos of India v/s State of Maharashtra
  • Uttar Pradesh v/s Electro Homeopathic Practitioners Association of India 2004 4 AWC 3148
  • D.K.Joshi v/s State of U.P C.A. No. 2016 of 1996
  • Charan Singh v/s State of U.P. AIR 2004 ALL 373
  • Shri Sarjoo Prasad v/s State of Bihar 2003 1 BLJR 686
  • M. Jeeva v/s R. Lalitha 1994 2 CPJ 73

Medical Negligence

  • Bolam v/s Friern Hospital Management Committee 1957 2 ALL ER 118
  • Jacob Mathew v/s State of Punjab 2005 6 SCC 1
  • Dr. Suresh Gupta v/s Govt. of Delhi (2004) 6 SCC 422
  • Dr. Anand R. Nerkar v/s Smt Rahimbi Shaikh Madar 1991(1) Bom. C. R. p. 629
  • Indian Medical Association v/s V.P. Shantha(1995) 6 SCC 651
  • Charan Singh v/s Healing Touch Hospital (2000) 7 SCC 668
  • Dr. J.J. Merchant v/s Shrinath Chaturvedi(2002) 6 SCC 635
  • Spring Meadows Hospital v/s. Harjo Ahluwalia 1998 4 SCC 39
  • Rajaram S.Parale v/s Dr. Kalpana Desai 1998 3 CPR 398 (BOM)
  • Sailesh Munja v/s All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) 2004 3 CPR 27 (NC)
  • Ranjit Kumar Das v/s ESI Hospital 1998 1 CPR 165 ( Cal )
  • Suhas Haldulkar v/s Secretary, Public Health Dept., State of Maharashtra 1994 3 CPJ 89
  • B.S. Hegde v/s Dr. Sudhanshu Bhattacharya 1992 CPJ 449
  • Dr. Laxman Balkrishna Joshi v/s Dr. Trimbak Bapu Godbole AIR 1969 SC 128
  • Philips India Ltd. v/s Kunju Punnu 1975 M. L.J. 792
  • Poonam Verma v/s Ashwin Patel(1996) 4 SCC 332
  • Shyam Sunder v/s State of Rajasthan AIR 74 SC 876
  • Jasbir Kaur v/s State of Punjab AIR 1995 P&H 278
  • Achutrao Haribhau v/s State of Maharashtra (1996) 2 SCC 63484
  • Vinitha Ashok v/s Lakshmi Hospital (2001) 8 SCC 731
  • S. Mittal v/s State of U.P 1989 3 SCC 223
  • Eby Minor v/s GEM Hospital 2004 3 CPJ 37
  • Dr. Kaligoundon v/s N. Thangamuthu 2004 3 CPJ 29 (NC)
  • S.V. Panchori v/s Dr. Kaushal Pandey 1999 1 CPJ 332
  • P.Venkatalaxmi v/s Dr. Y. Savitha Devi 2004 2 CPJ 14 (NC)
  • T. Vani Devi v/s Tugutla Laxmi Reddy2003 1 CPJ 180
  • Bhajan Lal Gupta v/s Mool Chand Kharati Ram Hospital 2001 1 CPR 70
  • Dr. P.S. Hardia v/s Kedarnath Sethia 2004 3 CPJ 19 (NC)
  • K.G.Krishnan v/s Praveen Kumar (minor) 2003 2 CPJ 125
  • Savita Garg v/s Director, National Heart Institute 2004 8 SCC 56
  • Mohd. Ishfaq v/s Dr. Martin D’souza 2002 2 CPR 151
  • R.M. Joshi v/s Dr. P.B. Tahilramani 1993 3 CPR 435 (Bom)
  • Uttaranchal Forest Hospital Trust v/s Smt. Raisan 2004 1 CPJ 257
  • State of Punjab v/s Shiv Ram 2005 7 SCC 1
  • Eyre v/s Measday 1986 1 ALL ER 488


Drugs and Public Health

  • Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd. v/s State of Kerala AIR 2002 Kerala 357
  • Chimanlal v/s State of Maharashtra AIR 1963 SC 665
  • Prabhudas Kalyanji Adhia v/s State of Maharashtra AIR 1970 BOM 134
  • CCE v/s Richardson Hindustan Ltd. 2004 9 SCC 136
  • Puma Ayurvedic Herbal (P) Ltd v/s CCE 2006 3 SCC 266
  • S.R. Pvt. Ltd v/s Prem Gupta, Drug Controller (India) New Delhi AIR 1993 P&H 28
  • Systopic Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. v/s Dr. Prem Gupta & Ors 1994 Supp 1 SCC 160
  • Laxmikant v/s Union of India 1997 4 SCC 739
  • Bharat Biotech International Ltd. v/s A.P. Health and Medical Housing and Infrastructure Development Corporation AP HC dt. 10/12/2002
  • Sidi Pharmacy Pvt. Ltd. v/s Union of India 2004 (13) SCC 780
  • AIDWA v/s Union of India 1998 5 SCC 214
  • Vincent Panikurlangara v/s Union of India 1987 2 SCC 165
  • Holy Cross Hospital v/s State of Kerala . High Court Order decided on 25/02/2002
  • Kasim Bhai v/s State of UP AIR 1956 Allahabad 703
  • Bharat Prasad Gupta v/s State of West Bengal 1995 SUPP 3 SCC 640
  • Swantraj v/s. State of Maharashtra (1975) 3 SCC322
  • Sagar Medical Hall v/s State of Bihar (CWJC) Patna HC dt. 7/12/01
  • Hamdard Dawakhana v/s Union of India AIR 1960 SC 554
  • State of Karnataka v/s R.M.K. Sivasubramanya Om 1978 CRI.L.J. 853 (Karnataka HC)
  • Dr. Yash Pal Sahi v/s Delhi Administration (1963) 5 SCR 582
  • K.S.Saini v/s Union of India AIR 1967 P&H 322
  • Zaffar Mohammad v/s State of West Bengal AIR 1976 SC 171
  • Kantirani Jaynarayan Mangal v/s State of Maharashtra [1] 1982 MLJ 822
  • Anand Mohan Chapparwal v/s State 1996 CR LJ 596
  • Novartis Case, the matter of an application for patent No. 1602/MAS/98 filed on July 17, 1998. Order of the Controller of Patents dated 25th January, 2006


Right Of Workers To Health ,Occupational Health And Safety

  • Consumer Education & Research Centre v/s Union of India AIR 1995 SC 922
  • Rajangam, Secretary, Dist. Beedi Worker’s Union v/s State of Tamil Nadu AIR 1993 SC 401
  • Bandhua Mukti Morcha v/s Union of India AIR 1997 SC 2218
  • MC Mehta v/s State of Tamil Nadu (1991) 1 SCC 283
  • Asiad construction workers case - People’s Union for democratic rights v/s union of India (1982)2 SCC 235
  • Mangesh Salodkar v/s Monsanto Chemicals of India Ltd. Writ Petition No. 2820 of 2003 decided by the Bombay High Court on 13 th July, 2006

Environment and Health

  • Municipal Council Ratlam v/s Vardichandand Others AIR 1980 Supreme Court 1622
  • Citizens Action Committee, Nagpur v/s Civil Surgeon, Mayo (General) Hospital, Nagpur and Ors AIR 1986 Bom 136
  • Hamid v/s State of M.P AIR 1997 MP 191
  • Kamlavati v/s Kotwal and others 2000
  • Murli S Deora v/s Union of India AIR 2002 SC 40

Mental Health Care

  • Dr. Upendra Baxi v/s State of Uttar Pradesh 1983 2 SCC 308
  • Rakesh Chandra Nararyan v/s State of Bihar 1989 SUPP 1 SCC 644
  • Sheela Barse v/s. Union of India 1986 3 SCC 632
  • Chandan Kumar Banik v/s State of West Bengal 1995 Supp. 4 SCC 505
  • Re v/s Union of India (2002) 3 SCC 31
  • In Saarthak Registered Society and another v/s Union of India (2002) 3 SCC 31
  • Veena Sethi v/s State of Bihar W P ( Cri) No 73 of 1982
  • S P Sathe v/s State of Maharshtra W P No 1537 of 1984, Bombay
  • Shukri v/s State of Maharashtra Writ Petition 357/98 delivered on October 14, 1998.
  • B.R Kapoor v/s Union of India WP ( Cri) No 1777-1778 of 1983

Reproductive Rights

  • Javed v/s State of Haryana and ors AIR 2003 SC 3057
  • Haryana v/s Smt. Santara AIR 2000 SC 1888
  • State of Punjab v/s Shiv Ram and Ors AIR 2005 SC 3280
  • State of M.P. v/s Smt Sundari Bai and Anr AIR 2003 MP 284
  • Achutrao Haribhau Khodwa v/s State of Maharashtra And Ors (2004) 3 CAL LT 609 (HC)
  • Murari Mohan Koley v/s The state and Anr (2004)3 CAL LT 609(HC)
  • Arun Balakrishnan Iyer and Anr v/s Soni Hospital and Ors AIR 2003 Mad 389
  • Ms.X v/s Mr. Z and Anr 96 (2002) DLT 354
  • Cehat and ors. v/s Union of India AIR 2003 SC 3309
  • Shakuntala Sharma v/s State of U.P 2000 Allahabad Law Journal 1550
  • A.K. Reddy v/s Depot Manager, APSRTC 2000 Andhra Law Times 214
  • Ramakant Rai & Health Watch UP and Bihar v/s Union of India W.P ( C) No 209 of 2003
  • Stree Shakti Sanghathana v/s Union of India WPC NO. 680 OF 1996 decided on August 24,2000


  • National Human Rights Commission

    • Jolly George v/s Bank of Cochin AIR 1980 SC 470
    • Vishakha v/s State of Rajasthan AIR 1997 SC 323; (1997) 6 SCC 241
    • Jai Singh’s Case CWP 10791/2002
    • Charanjeet Singh’s Case Crl W 729/2002 and 1278/2004, Decided On: 04.03.2005
    • Babu Lal’s Case NHRC Annual Report 2001-2002
    • Janadhikar Case NHRC Annual Report 2003-2004
    • Ramkumari : Case No.7122/24/98-99
    • Mala Bharat Jadhav : Case NO. 2002/2002: Order dt. 4/4/03
    • Siva Salian : Case No. 109/01 : Order dt.19/05/04
    • BHEL : Case No. 109/01 : Order dt.19/05/04
    • Starvation Death Case Writ petition (Civil) No.42/97.
    • Indian Council Legal Aid Case : [1] Writ Petition (Civil) No. 42/97 filed before the Supreme Court of India on 23 December 1996
    • Bihar Mental Asylum Case NHRC Order June 20, 2006
    • Agra Mental Asylum Case NHRC Order July 5, 2004
    • Homosexuality Case : Complaint No. 3920, filed on May 29, 2001

    • Write A Comment

       

    Topic of the Month

    Womb Transplant

    womb-transplant

    The new game changer in infertility. Know more about this revolutionary technique.

    Continue Reading »

    Health Video of the Month

    Womb Transplant

    Disclaimer: This health video may contain graphic material and viewer discretion is advised.