The Law on Common Intention S.34 Indian Penal Code

A landmark decision on the domain of S.34 as a principle of constructive criminality, where a lot many persons do a thing in furtherance of their common intention – each … Continue reading The Law on Common Intention S.34 Indian Penal Code

Role of Judge in a Criminal Trial

A judgment of seminal important on the role of a judge in a criminal trial, the breadth of the 165/311 inquisitorial aspects of court’s jurisdiction are dealt with.    Supreme … Continue reading Role of Judge in a Criminal Trial

Injunction against Partners from competing

Comment : This pronouncement concerns a case where a partnership firm sought to injuct it’s ertwhile(retired) partners from carrying on competing business in contravention of Retirement Deed. The Court did not … Continue reading Injunction against Partners from competing

Supreme Court on S.106 Burden of Proof as to facts especially within knowledge.

 Comment : In this case the Court was faced with a situation where a railway employee was arraigned u/s 420 IPC for having cheated railway by making it give money as … Continue reading Supreme Court on S.106 Burden of Proof as to facts especially within knowledge.

Perusal of Defence testimony

Comment :  defence witnessess cannot always be termed to be tainted one. defences witnesses are entitled to equal treatment and equal respect as that of the prosecution. The issue of … Continue reading Perusal of Defence testimony

Appraisal of Testimony of Child Witness

Comment :  Allahabad High Court Panchhi And Ors. vs State Of U.P. on 17 February, 1998 Equivalent citations: 1998 CriLJ 3305 Author: K Shahi Bench: G Mathur, K Shahi JUDGMENT … Continue reading Appraisal of Testimony of Child Witness