whether a trial court can permit a lacuna in prosecution evidence to be filled up? Supreme Court said yes.

Cr.P.C. S.311: Lacuna Means inherent weakness or a latent wedge: After the defence and prosecution closed their evidence, the prosecution applied to resummon two of it's already exmined witnessess, for proving it's certain documents. Thus, a question arose, whether a trial court can permit a lacuna in prosecution evidence to be filled up? Upholding allowing the application, … Continue reading whether a trial court can permit a lacuna in prosecution evidence to be filled up? Supreme Court said yes.

Sunil Batra Versus Delhi Administration[ ALL SC 1979 DECEMBER]

KEYWORD:-PAROLE- HARD LABOUR- OUTDATED LEGISLATION AIR 1980 SC 1579 : (1980) 2 SCR 557 : (1980) 3 SCC 488 : (1980) CriLJ SC 1099 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Sunil Batra Appellant Versus Delhi Administration Respondent (Before : V. R. Krishna Iyer, R. S. Pathak And O. Chinnappa Reddy, JJ.) Writ Petn. No. 1009 of 1979, … Continue reading Sunil Batra Versus Delhi Administration[ ALL SC 1979 DECEMBER]

Meaning of “Consultation with the Chief Justice of India” in Articles 217(1) and 222 (1) of the Constitution of India

1. The expression “consultation with the Chief Justice of India” in Articles 217(1) and 222 (1) of the Constitution of India requires consultation with a plurality of Judges in the formation of the opinion of the Chief Justice of India. The sole, individual opinion of the Chief Justice of India does not constitute “consultation” within … Continue reading Meaning of “Consultation with the Chief Justice of India” in Articles 217(1) and 222 (1) of the Constitution of India

The meaning of “Or”

In order to steer clear of the above interpretation of Section 11 (2) learned counsel for the employees put forward the argument that the word ‘or’ occurring in the section should not be read as a disjunctive and should be given the meaning ‘and’ so that the two clauses forming the conditions about which the … Continue reading The meaning of “Or”

Telangana Housing Board Vs. Azamunnisa Begum (D) through LRS. & Ors[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

KEYWORDS:- Meaning of 'clerical error' DATE:-May 1, 2018 ACTS:-Section 87 of the Andhra Pradesh (Telangana Area) Land Revenue Act SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Telangana Housing Board Vs. Azamunnisa Begum (D) through LRS. & Ors. [Civil Appeal Nos. 4632-4638 of 2018 arising out of S.L.P. (C) Nos. 21856-21862 of 2010] Madan B. Lokur, J. Leave granted. … Continue reading Telangana Housing Board Vs. Azamunnisa Begum (D) through LRS. & Ors[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

Appropriate government means

Labor law The definition of appropriate government is different under each enactment. However, the central government is the appropriate government under almost all enactments for Railways, Cantonment Boards, Major Ports, Mines and Oilfields, Banking and Insurance Companies, Air-Transport Services, controlled industries like Cement, Petroleum industry, telecommunication and Central public sector undertakings under the authority of Central Government … Continue reading Appropriate government means

Anticipatory Bail [ Meaning]

Section 438 of the Code of Criminal procedure gives is generally referred to as ‘anticipatory bail’. This expression which was used by the Law Commission in its 41st Report is neither used in the section nor in its marginal note. But the expression ‘anticipatory bail’ is a convenient mode of indication that it is possible … Continue reading Anticipatory Bail [ Meaning]