Successive bail application before superior court on same grounds maintainable: J&K High Court

Successive bail application before superior court on same grounds maintainable: J&K High Court

The Hon’ble High Court of J&K in the case of Badri Nath vs Union Territory of J&K vide its judgment dated 11.12.2020 has held that if an earlier application was rejected by an inferior court, the superior court can always entertain the successive bail application. This pronouncement has been made relying on the judgment of the Hon’ble Supreme Court in the case of Gurcharan Singh & Ors vs. State (Delhi Administration), AIR 1978 SC 179.