IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHI SUBJECT : INDIAN PENAL CODE WP(Crl) No.134/2006 & CM No.545/2006 Date of Decision : July 27, 2006 Smt. Jasbir Kaur …… … Continue reading Powers & Duties of a CAW Cell – J.S.N.Dhingra
Allahabad High Court guidelines on arrests in 498A/406/Dowry Cases. HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT ALLAHABAD Court No. – 46 Case :- CRIMINAL MISC. WRIT PETITION No. – 3322 of 2010 … Continue reading Allahabad High Court guidelines on arrests in 498A/406/Dowry Cases.
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.
Comment : In a nutshell – the court was faced with the preposition whether ‘wife’ in S.498A means only a legally wedded wife ? Does it include a woman who has … Continue reading Reema Aggarwal v. Anupam – Supreme Court on ‘wife’
COMMENT : What is the nature, extent and quality of evidence which a prudent person would expect and demand in the facts and circumstances of the case to come to a … Continue reading Standard of Proof in family cases
This article is a part of series “law for the layman” that I am writing, wherein we have tried to make law as understandable as possible to anyone who finds … Continue reading The basics of criminal trial in India – from charge to conviction (or acquittal)!
In a landmark decision that has turned the scales of justice in favour of personal liberty and freedom, The Hon’ble Supreme Court has reiterated the philosphy of Bail not Jail as … Continue reading SC Upholds Bail and not jail