Important Rulings of Supreme Court and various High Courts on Prisons
State, through Supdt. Central Jail, Delhi VsCharulata Joshi (1999 Cr.L. J. 2273) SC
(Right of Press to interview prisoners)82-832.
State of Maharashtra Vs Sayyed Noor HasanGulam Hussain (1995 Cr. L. J. 765)Bombay High Court
(Gangwise classification of prisoners)84-853.
T.N. Mathur Vs State of U.P. (1993 Supp. 1SCC 722)
(Conditions of prisonization – basicamenities)864.
Kewal Pati (Smt.) Vs State of U.P. (19953SCC 660)
(Conditions of prisonization – liability ofprison administration to paycompensation)87-885.
Rama Murthy Vs State of Karnataka (19972SCC 642)
(Conditions of prisonization – basicamenities)89-986.
Gurdev Singh and Others Vs State ofHimachal Pradesh (1992 Cr. L.J. 2542)(Himachal Pradesh High Court)
(Prison Labour and Prisoner’s Right to Wages)99-1057.
State of Gujarat Vs Hon’ble High Court ofGujarat (1998 7 SCC 392)
(Prison Labour – payment of wages as perMinimum Wages Act)106-1158.
Bhagwan Anna Arbune Vs State ofMaharashtra (1994 Cr. L.J. 1477)Bombay High Court
(Remission and Parole and PrisonDiscipline)116-117