Constitution of Malaysia

 As at 1 November 2010 Contents  FEDERAL CONSTITUTION 1.1PART I THE STATES, RELIGION AND LAW OF THE FEDERATION 1.1.1Article 1: Name, States and territories of the Federation 1.1.2Article 2: Admission of new territories into the Federation 1.1.3Article 3: Religion of the Federation 1.1.4Article 4: Supreme law of the Federation 1.2PART II FUNDAMENTAL LIBERTIES 1.2.1Article 5:… Read More Constitution of Malaysia

Director General, CRPF & Ors. Vs. Janardan Singh & Ors. [ALL SC 2018 JULY]

KEYWORDS:-Special (Duty) Allowance- Equality before Law-Valid classification- DATE:- JULY 02, 2018 Article 14 does not prohibit reasonable classification but for passing test of permissible classification there are two conditions as observed in Budhan Choudhary versus State of Bihar must be satisfied. ACT:- Article 14 of Indian Constitution SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Director General, CRPF & Ors. Vs.… Read More Director General, CRPF & Ors. Vs. Janardan Singh & Ors. [ALL SC 2018 JULY]

The doctrine of burden of proof in the context of the plea of insanity is on prosecution

Law undoubtedly presumes that every person committing an offence is sane and liable for his acts, though in specified circumstances it may be rebuttable. The doctrine of burden of proof in the context of the plea of insanity was stated as follows in Dahyabhai Chhaganbhai Thakkar v. State of Gujarat, (1964) 7 SCR 361 :… Read More The doctrine of burden of proof in the context of the plea of insanity is on prosecution

Devidas Loka Rathod Vs. State of Maharashtra [ALL SC 2018 JULY]

KEYWORDS:- Murder- Acquittal- PLEA OF INSANITY- Right of Life- Benefit of Doubt- “We are therefore of the considered opinion, that the appellant has been able to create sufficient doubt in our mind that he is entitled to the benefit of the exception under section 84 I.P.C. because of the preponderance of his medical condition at… Read More Devidas Loka Rathod Vs. State of Maharashtra [ALL SC 2018 JULY]