CIVIL

Sivakami & Ors. Vs. State of Tamil Nadu & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

KEYWORDS:- DISTINCTION BETWEEN APPEAL AND REVIEW- DATE:- March 12, 2018 The scope of the appellate powers and the review powers are well defined. The power of review under Order 47 Rule 1 of the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 is very limited and it may be exercised only if there is a mistake or an error… Continue reading Sivakami & Ors. Vs. State of Tamil Nadu & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

constitution

P.N. Eswara Iyer Vs The Registrar, Supreme Court of India [ALL SC 1980 FEBRUARY]

KEYWORDS:- Power of review- ORAL HEARING IS NOT REQUIRED IN EVERY STAGE- DATE:-01-02-1980 An oral hearing is mandatory in all classes of cases and at every stage of every case is a proposition to which we find ourselves unable to accede A review of a judgment is a serious step and reluctant resort to it… Continue reading P.N. Eswara Iyer Vs The Registrar, Supreme Court of India [ALL SC 1980 FEBRUARY]

Criminal Review Petition

Rajeeb Gandhi Murder Case – Review Prayer by Accused dismissed

08-10-1999 The conviction and sentence passed by the trial Court of the offences under Ss. 212 and 216 of the Indian Penal Code, S. 14 of the Foreigners Act, 1946, S. 25(1-B) of the Arms Act, S. 5 of the Explosive Substances Act, S. 12 of the Passport Act and S. 6(1-A) of the Wireless… Continue reading Rajeeb Gandhi Murder Case – Review Prayer by Accused dismissed

Criminal

07-06-2012 Nupur Talwar Vs. Central Bureau of Investigation & ANR. [Review Petition (CRL.) No. 85 of 2012 in Criminal Appeal No. 68 of 2012] O R D E R 1. The instant controversy emerges out of a double murder, committed on the night intervening 15-16.5.2008. On having found the body of Aarushi Talwar in her… Continue reading

Criminal

Recalling or Reviewing an Order by Criminal Court

Law Library Magistrate and Sessions Court  Bindesi-Iwari Prasad Singh vs Kali Singh[citations: 1977 AIR 2432, 1977 SCR (1) 125] There is absolutely no provision in the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1908 (which applies to this case) empowering a Magistrate to. review or recall an order passed by him. Code of Criminal Procedure does contain a provision… Continue reading Recalling or Reviewing an Order by Criminal Court