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M Siddiq (D) Thr Lrs V/s Mahant Suresh Das & Ors

The right to privacy is protected as an intrinsic part of the right to life and personal liberty under Article 21 and as a part of the freedoms guaranteed by Part III of the Constitution. Case name: M Siddiq (D) Thr Lrs V/s Mahant Suresh Das & Ors Case number: Civil Appeal Nos 10866-10867 of …

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State of Punjab vs. Dalbir Singh

“A law which is not consistent with notions of fairness while it imposes an irreversible penalty like ‘death penalty’ is repugnant to the concept of right and reason.” Case name: State of Punjab vs. Dalbir Singh Case number: CRIMINAL APPEAL NO.117 OF 2006 Court: SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Crl. Appellate Jurisdiction Bench: Asok Kumar Ganguly …

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Bhagwan Jagannath Markad&Ors Vs State of Maharashtra

“The principle of criminal jurisprudence that the burden of proof is always on the prosecution and the accused is presumed to be innocent unless proven guilty.” Case name: Criminal Appeal No. 1516 of 2011 Case number: Supreme Court of India Court: Supreme Court of India Bench: Shri Justice V. Gopala Gowda Shri Justice Adarsh Kumar …

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INDIAN COUNCIL FOR ENVIRO-LEGAL ACTION ETC. V/S UNION OF INDIA AND ORS.ETC.

The principle “Polluter Pays” has gained almost universal recognition, apart from the fact that it is stated in absolute terms in Oleum Gas Leak Case. The law declared in the said decision is the law governing this case” Case name: Indian council for enviro-legal action etc V/S Union of india & ors. etc Citation: 1996 …

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STATE OF WEST BENGAL V/S JUGAL KISHORE MORE & ANR.

“Laws of the land, even to support a gesture of comity to another nation,” Case name: State of west Bengal V/S Jugal kishore more & anr. Citation: 1969 AIR 1171 Court: The supreme court of india Bench: Justice shah, Justice J. C. Ramaswami,Justice V.Grover, A.N. Decided on: JANUARY 10, 1969 Relevant Act/Sections: Article 14 of …

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JOSEPH SHINE V/S UNION OF INDIA

“The Harm Principle states three elements for criminalization namely, HARM, WRONG DOING AND PUBLIC ELEMENT. These elements are required to be proved before the State can classify a wrongful act as a criminal offence”  [Case Brief] JOSEPH SHINE V/S UNION OF INDIA Case name: Joseph shine V/S Union of india Case number: Criminal appeal number-194 …

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DELSTAR COMMERCIAL & FINANCIAL LTD V/S SARVOTTAM VINIJAYA LTD. & ORS.

“They may or they may not. That is beside the point. Some technicalities cannot be permitted to defeat the exercise of the equitable jurisdiction conferred by Section 397 of the Companies Act” Case name: Delstar Commercial & Financial Ltd. v/s Sarvottam Vinijaya Ltd.ors Citation: 2003 113 CompCas 642 CLB Court: Company law board Bench: A.K. BANERJI By, CHAIRMAN S. …

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Life Insurance Corporation of India V/S Manish Gupta

“A contract of insurance involves utmost good faith” Case name: Life Insurance Corporation of India V/S Manish Gupta Case number: Civil Appeal No.3944 OF 2019 Court: The supreme court of india Bench: JUSTICE DR.DHANANJAYA Y CHANDRACHUD,              JUSTICE HEMANT GUPTA Decided on: APRIL 15, 2019 Relevant Act/Sections: BRIEF FACTS AND PROCEDURAL HISTORY: The case took …

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KOCHUKAKKADA ABOOBACKER (DEAD) BY LRS & ORS VS V. ATTAH KASIM & ORS

“The paucity of evidence and the pleadings were far from clear” Case name: Kochukakkada aboobacker {dead} by lrs & ors. V/S V. Attah kasim & ors Citation: 1996 SCC {7} 389 Court: The supreme court of india Bench: JUSTICE RAMASWAMY, JUSTICE K. G.B. PATTANAIK Decided on: JANUARY 16, 1996 Relevant Act/Sections: BRIEF FACTS AND PROCEDURAL …

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