If the Rent Controller is held not to be a “Court”, whether any private complaint would be maintainable in respect of statements falsely made before it?

(2011) 13 SCALE 137 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Iqbal Singh Narang and Others Appellant Versus Veeran Narang Respondent (Before : Altamas Kabir and Surinder Singh Nijjar, JJ.) Criminal Appeal No. 2225 of 2011 (Arising out of SLP (Crl.) No. 5625 of 2007) : Decided On: 30-11-2011 Criminal procedure Code, 1973—Sections 195 and 340—Perjury—Making of false statement in court of Rent Controller—Though Rent Controller discharges quasi-judicial … Continue reading If the Rent Controller is held not to be a “Court”, whether any private complaint would be maintainable in respect of statements falsely made before it?

Courts in the United States

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The Abolition of Privy Council Jurisdiction Act, 1949

[Constituent Assembly Act 5 of 1949] [24th September 1949] An Act to abolish the jurisdiction of His Majesty in Council in respect of Indian appeals and petitions. WHEREAS it is expedient to abolish the jurisdiction of His Majesty in Council in respect of Indian appeals and petitions, and to confer a corresponding jurisdiction on the Federal Court of India. It is hereby enacted as follows: 1. Short … Continue reading The Abolition of Privy Council Jurisdiction Act, 1949

Burdwan District Court

Dress Code for Appearance by Advocates BAR COUNCIL OF INDIA RULES, 1975 FORM OF DRESSES OR ROBES TO BE WORN BY ADVOCATES CHAPTER IV (Rules under Section 49(1)(gg) of the Act) Advocates appearing in the Supreme Court, High Courts, Subordinate Courts, Tribunals or Authorities shall wear the following as part of their dress which shall be sober and dignified: – I. Advocates other than lady Advocates … Continue reading Burdwan District Court

The Family Courts Act, 1984

Central Act (66 OF 1984) [14th September, 1984]An Act to provide for the establishment of Family Courts with a view to promote conciliation in, and secure speedy settlement of, disputes relating to marriage and family affairs and for matters connected therewith. Be it enacted by Parliament in the Thirty-fifth Year of the Republic of India as follows: Preliminary CHAPTER I 1. Short title, extent and … Continue reading The Family Courts Act, 1984

The City Civil Court Act, 1953 [West Bengal]

West Bengal Act 21 of 1953 [1st September, 1953.]  An Act to establish an additional Civil Court for the City of Calcutta. Whereas it is expedient to establish an additional Civil Court for the City of Calcutta; It is hereby enacted as follows:- 1. Short title and commencement. – (1) This Act may be called the City Civil Court Act, 1953. (2) It shall come into … Continue reading The City Civil Court Act, 1953 [West Bengal]

Sessions Court in India

 Under Code of Criminal Procedure -1973 [Ch-2] [S 9 and 10] 9. Court of Session (1) The State Government shall establish a Court of Session for every sessions division. (2) Every Court of Session shall be presided over by a Judge, to be appointed by the High Court. (3) The High Court may also appoint Additional Sessions Judges and Assistant Sessions Judges to exercise jurisdiction in a Court … Continue reading Sessions Court in India

BENGAL, AGRA AND ASSAM CIVIL COURTS ACT, 1887

12 of 1887 11th March, 1887 An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to Civil Courts in Bengal, the North- Western Provinces and Assam.  It is hereby enacted as follows:- CHAPTER 01: PRELIMINARY SECTION 01: TITLE, EXTENT AND COMMENCEMENT (1) This Act may be called The Bengal[Agra] and Assam Civil Courts Act, 1887. (2) It extends to the territories3[which were on the 11th … Continue reading BENGAL, AGRA AND ASSAM CIVIL COURTS ACT, 1887