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SC issues guidelines on custodial deaths and serving prisoners

 The supreme court in suo motu action of takinf congizance of factual material  that steps are being taken in some form or the other by the Read more..

Arbitration cluse is not relinqushed on cancellation of agreement

 REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO. 8837 OF 2016 Mrs. Hema Khattar & Anr. .... AppellantRead more..

SC issues fresh guidelines on criminal trials

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No sanction required where the misconduct is in some different capacity than the one which is held at the time of taking cognizance

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No rape occurs if sex is consensual

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Advocate has limitations to concede in court

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Statement of Rape victim is enough for conviction

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Verbal abuse of spouse is a ground of cruelty

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No casual FIR against Bank officers.

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA (DIPAK MISRA AND PRAFULLA C. PANT, JJ.) PRIYANKA SRIVASTAVA AND ANOTHER Appellants VERSUS STATE OF U.P. AND OTHERS RespondentRead more..

Investigation quashed on material suppression of facts

 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA (FAKKIR MOHAMED IBRAHIM KALIFULLA AND SHIVA KIRTI SINGH, JJ.) M. MAHENDAR KUMAR Appellant VERSUS M. MANI & ORS. ReRead more..

Mere illicit relationship is not enough for 498A case

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Muslim can not keep two wives while in service

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Lawyer punished for insult of supreme court decision

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Genuine criticism in Facebook is permissible

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Vicarious Liability of Bank

  PETITIONER: STATE BANK OF INDIA Vs. RESPONDENT: SHYAMA DEVI   DATE OF JUDGMENT 05/05/1978   BENCH: SARKARIA, RANJIT SINGH Read more..

After mutual divorce dispute can not be reopened

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Guidelines in cheque bouncing cases by SC

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA (RANJANA PRAKASH DESAI & N.V. RAMANA, JJ.) J.V. BAHARUNI & ANR. Appellants VERSUS STATE OF GUJARAT & ANR. ResRead more..

Wife is not bound to undergo DNA test

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Vicarious liability of Directors in 138 NI Act cases

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Writ court can intervene even if arbitration clause exists

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Arbitrator can pass award even if any application is pending in court.

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False 498A case- Ground for divorce

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Muslim Gift- No deed is required

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Quashing to be allowed when it is fit to do so

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Without certificate no electronic record is admissible in evidence

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Applicability and relevancy of cyber laws in India

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Pro-note must be properly stamped before admission

 UPREME COURT OF INDIA (MARKANDEY KATJU & GYAN SUDHA MISRA, JJ.) GURMUKH SINGH Appellant VERSUS JASWANT KAUR Respondent Civil Appeal NRead more..

Foreign Decree- When applicable in india?

 PETITIONER: Y. NARASIMHA RAO AND ORS. Vs. RESPONDENT: Y. VENKATA LAKSHMI AND ANR. DATE OF JUDGMENT09/07/1991 BENCH: SAWANT, P.B. BENCH: Read more..

Criminal contempt of court- Discussion

 The Supreme Court in Muthu Karuppan vs Parithi Ilamvazhuthi & Anr. has discussed the law relating to Criminal Contempt of Court unRead more..

498A IPC can be filed at parental place of the wife.

 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA (P. SATHASIVAM & DR. B.S. CHAUHAN, JJ.) SUNITA KUMARI KASHYAP Appellant(s) VERSUS STATE OF BIHAR & ANR. ResRead more..

Appeal can not be dismissed summarily without assigning reason

 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA (R.V. RAVEENDRAN & A.K. PATNAIK, JJ.) U.P. AVAS EVAM VIKAS PARISHAD Appellant VERSUS SHEO NARAIN KUSHWAHA & Read more..

Residence of the child is to be taken into account in child custody cases

 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA (V.S. SIRPURKAR & T.S. THAKUR, JJ.) RUCHI MAJOO Appellant VERSUS SANJEEV MAJOO Respondents Civil Appeal No. 44Read more..

Parity of status is to be considered while determing alimon

 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NOs. 5831-5833 OF 2011 (Arising out of SLP (C) Nos. 20518-20520 of 20Read more..

2nd wife out of illegal marriage can also lodge complaint u/s 498A IPC,.

 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA (J.M. PANCHAL & H.L. GOKHALE, JJ.) A. SUBASH BABU Petitioner(s) VERSUS STATE OF A.P.& ANR. Respondent(s) CRead more..

Delay in trial may result in acquittal of undertrial.

 HARDEEP SINGH Appellant(s) VERSUS STATE OF MADHYA PRADESH Respondent(s) HARDEEP SINGH Appellant(s) VERSUS STATE OF MADHYA PRADESH & Read more..

No 138 case lies before expiry of 15 days notice.

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