Scope and Ambit of Anticipatory Bail – S.S.Mhetre – 2011

SCOPE AND AMBIT OF ANTICIPATORY BAIL – summed up and reiterated by the the Hon’ble SC in SS.Mhetre v. State of Maharashtra (2010 SC)  118. A good deal of misunderstanding … Continue reading Scope and Ambit of Anticipatory Bail – S.S.Mhetre – 2011

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)

Arbitrary Allotment of Petrol Pumps …SC

Though overruled by SC in a later decision in 1999 – this decision is highly public oriented – wherein the ministers, rightly, were held to be repositories of public trust, … Continue reading Arbitrary Allotment of Petrol Pumps …SC

Bar Council Decision res judicata on civil court

Comment  : The issue in this case was whether a cantankerous litigant having exhausted his remedies against an advocate in the Bar Council (State as well as National) Can sue … Continue reading Bar Council Decision res judicata on civil court