Settlement deed under undue influence by old aged person.

Lakshmi Amma And Anr. vs Talengalanarayana Bhatta And … on 10 March, 1970 Equivalent citations: AIR 1970 SC 1367, (1970) 3 SCC 159 Author: A Grover Bench: A G Shah, … Continue reading Settlement deed under undue influence by old aged person.

Limitation period for breach of contract.

Supreme Court of India Bhajan Singh Hardit Singh And Co., … vs Karson Agency (India) And Ors. on 31 March, 1967 Author: Tatachari Bench: K Hegde, H Khanna, T Tatachari … Continue reading Limitation period for breach of contract.

Rape – Consent & False Promise of Marriage

 Comment :  This case concerned a case of RAPE & CHEATING. The Court negatived the prosecution version that the girl gave in to the intercourse on false promise of marriage, … Continue reading Rape – Consent & False Promise of Marriage

Conviction u/s 306 IPC in absence of a charge to the effect.

Comments : In this case the court held that even though no specific charge u/s 306 is framed – the accused can be convicted under the same (S.221(2) CrPC) if … Continue reading Conviction u/s 306 IPC in absence of a charge to the effect.

Supreme Court on whether partition deeds are compulsory registrable ?

Comment : This case holds that partition – is a declaration of will as regards property – which effects a change in legal relation with property – hence is compulosrily registrable … Continue reading Supreme Court on whether partition deeds are compulsory registrable ?

Registration of Gift Deed after donor’s death

Comment : A very important on the preposition that “A gift can be registered by the donee after the death of the donor, without the need of any consent of the … Continue reading Registration of Gift Deed after donor’s death

Is criminal judgment binding on a civil case ?

Comment : We, therefore, are of the opinion that the judgment in a criminal case was not relevant in evidence for the purpose of proving a person’s civil liability and the … Continue reading Is criminal judgment binding on a civil case ?

Supreme Court on S.92 Evidence Act – Doctrine of Conclusivity of Documentary Evidence.

Supreme Court of India State Bank Of India & Anr vs Mula Sahakari Sakhar Karkhana Ltd on 6 July, 2006 Author: S Sinha Bench: S Sinha, P Balasubramanyan CASE NO.: … Continue reading Supreme Court on S.92 Evidence Act – Doctrine of Conclusivity of Documentary Evidence.

Supreme Court on obscenity (Raj Kapoor v. State) Justice Krishna Iyer.

QUESTION : Cinematograph Act 1952 Section 5A-Whether the issuance of the certificate issued by the specialised Board of Film Censors bars the criminal Court’s jurisdiction to try for offences under … Continue reading Supreme Court on obscenity (Raj Kapoor v. State) Justice Krishna Iyer.

Supreme Court on obscenity (Bandit Queen Judgment)

A Remarkable judgment outlining the law of obscenity as it stands in India, in a nutshell, while holding Bandit Queen to have been rightly passed by the Censors, held it … Continue reading Supreme Court on obscenity (Bandit Queen Judgment)

Supreme Court on the Basics of Law of Partition

Comment : In this case the court was faced with a query “whether there is a period of limitation for filing an application for passing of final decree (metes and … Continue reading Supreme Court on the Basics of Law of Partition

Supreme Court on Professional ethics & Contempt of Court – R.K.Anand v. Registrar, Delhi High Court

R.K.Anand vs Registrar,Delhi High Court on 29 July, 2009 Supreme Court of India Author: A Alam Bench: Harjit Singh Bedi, J.M. Panchal IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CRIMINAL APPELLATE … Continue reading Supreme Court on Professional ethics & Contempt of Court – R.K.Anand v. Registrar, Delhi High Court