Criminal

Power to proceed against other persons appearing to be guilty of offence under Cr.P.C

319. Power to proceed against other persons appearing to be guilty of offence (1) Where, in the course of any inquiry into, or trial of, an offence, it appears from the evidence that any person not being the accused has committed any offence for which such person could be tried together with the accused, the Court… Continue reading Power to proceed against other persons appearing to be guilty of offence under Cr.P.C

Criminal

Power to summon material witness, or examine person under section 311 of Cr.P.C

311. Power to summon material witness, or examine person present Any Court may, at any stage of any inquiry, trial or other proceeding under this Code, summon any person as a witness, or examine any person in attendance, though not summoned as a witness, or recall and re-examine any person already examined; and the Court… Continue reading Power to summon material witness, or examine person under section 311 of Cr.P.C

CIVIL, MEDIA

The Cinematograph (Certification) Rules, 1983

  Published vide G.S.R. 381(E), dated 9.6.1983. In exercise of the powers conferred by section 8 of the Cinematograph Act, 1952 (37 of 1952), and in supersession of the Cinematograph (Censorship) Rules, 1958 the Central Government hereby makes the following rules, namely:--1. Short title and commencement. - (1) These rules may be called The Cinematograph (Certification)… Continue reading The Cinematograph (Certification) Rules, 1983

CIVIL, MEDIA

Guidelines For Certification Of Films For Public Exhibition

Vide S.O. 836(E), dated 6.12.1991 and published in the Gazette of India, Ext., Point.II, Section 3(ii), dated 6.12.1991. In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (2) of section 5-B of the Cinematograph Act, 1952 (37 of 1952) and in supersession of the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Information and… Continue reading Guidelines For Certification Of Films For Public Exhibition

CIVIL, MEDIA

The Cinematograph Act, 1952

The Cinematograph Act, 1952 (37 of 1952) [21st March, 1952] An Act to make provision for the certification of cinematograph films for exhibition and for regulating exhibitions by means of cinematographs. Be it enacted by Parliament as follows: Part I Preliminary 1. Short title, extent and commencement .(1) This Act may be called The Cinematograph… Continue reading The Cinematograph Act, 1952

CIVIL, Criminal

K. Veeraswami vs Union Of India And Others[SC 1991 JULY]

Keywords : Judicial Corruption Held : (Per Majority--Ray, Shetty, Sharma and Venkatachaliah,JJ).    1. A Judge of a High Court or of the Supreme Court is  a'public servant' within the meaning of s. 2 of the  Preven-tion of Corruption Act, 1947. 2.  Prosecution of a Judge of a High Court,  including theChief Justice,  or  a… Continue reading K. Veeraswami vs Union Of India And Others[SC 1991 JULY]

CIVIL, Writ

Kamini Jaiswal Vs. Union of India & ANR[SC 2017 NOV]

KEYWORDS: FORUM SHOPPING-FORUM HUNTING BY SENIOR LAWYER It is not obligatory for this Court to give reasons for dismissing the writ petition. Day in and day out in countless cases, while refusing to interfere with the orders this Court dismisses the petitions be they filed under Article 32 or 136 of the Constitution in limine.… Continue reading Kamini Jaiswal Vs. Union of India & ANR[SC 2017 NOV]

CIVIL

Prasadi Devi Vs. Nagar Palika Sawai Madhopur (Now Nagar Parishad)[SC 2017 NOV]

KEYWORDS: Suit The appellant, instead of examining her Power of Attorney Holder, would personally appear to give her evidence in support of her case. ACTS: DATE: November 13, 2017 BENCH: [R.K. AGRAWAL] [ABHAY MANOHAR SAPRE] HISTORY: An appeal has been  filed by the plaintiff against the final judgment and order dated 16.04.2015 passed by the High Court of… Continue reading Prasadi Devi Vs. Nagar Palika Sawai Madhopur (Now Nagar Parishad)[SC 2017 NOV]

CIVIL

Jaykrishna Industries Ltd. through its Director Vs. State of Maharashtra and Others [SC 2017 NOV]

KEYWORDS: If the very substratum of the advertisement has changed, a fresh tender is mandatory. The Respondent has only itself to blame for its woes, based on a conduct that cannot be countenanced in law. It is therefore not entitled to any interest on the deposit made by it which shall be refunded by MHADA within… Continue reading Jaykrishna Industries Ltd. through its Director Vs. State of Maharashtra and Others [SC 2017 NOV]

Criminal

Investigation Into Cases Under The Prevention of Corruption Act 1988

The Prevention Of Corruption Act, 1988  S 17. Persons authorised to investigate. Notwithstanding anything contained in the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (2 of 1974), no police officer below the rank, (a) in the case of the Delhi Special Police Establishment, of an Inspector of Police; (b) in the metropolitan areas of Bombay, Calcutta, Madras… Continue reading Investigation Into Cases Under The Prevention of Corruption Act 1988

Criminal

The Prevention Of Corruption Act, 1988

The Prevention Of Corruption Act, 1988 (49 of 1988) An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the prevention of corruption and for matters connected therewith . Be it enacted by Parliament in the Thirty-ninth Year of the Republic of India as follows:- CHAPTER I Preliminary 1. Short title and extent .(1) This… Continue reading The Prevention Of Corruption Act, 1988

Criminal

State of Uttarakhand Vs. Jairnail Singh [SC 2017 NOV]

KEYWORD : High Court while reversing the decision of the Session Court acquits the accused and assigns the reasons by appreciating the entire evidence  in support of the acquittal, then this Court would not be inclined to interfere in the order of acquittal. In our view, it is necessary for the High Court while hearing… Continue reading State of Uttarakhand Vs. Jairnail Singh [SC 2017 NOV]

CIVIL, Criminal

Summons, Searches And Seizures under Prevention of Money Laundering Act 2002

Summons, Searches And Seizures, Etc. 16. Power of survey . (1) Notwithstanding anything contained in any other provisions of this Act, where an authority, on the basis of material in his possession, has reason to believe (the reasons for such belief to be recorded in writing) that an offence under section 3 has been committed,… Continue reading Summons, Searches And Seizures under Prevention of Money Laundering Act 2002

CIVIL, Criminal

The Prevention Of Money-Laundering Act, 2002

The Prevention Of Money-Laundering Act, 2002 (15 of 2003) An Act to prevent money-laundering and to provide for confiscation of property derived from, or involved in, money-laundering and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto . Whereas the Political Declaration and Global Programme of Action, annexed to the resolution S-17/2 was adopted by the General… Continue reading The Prevention Of Money-Laundering Act, 2002

JUDGMENTS

Rohit Tandon Vs. The Enforcement Directorate [SC 2017 NOV]

KEYWORDS: BAIL DENIED-MONEY LAUNDERING The fact that the investigation in the predicate offence instituted in terms of FIR No.205/2016 or that the investigation qua the appellant in the complaint CC No.700/2017 is completed; and that the proceeds of crime is already in possession of the investigating agency and  provisional attachment order in relation thereto passed… Continue reading Rohit Tandon Vs. The Enforcement Directorate [SC 2017 NOV]