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 ?

Amendment of Plaint to prevent partial partition – application by defendant ?

The question raised in this civil revision petition is as to whether under Order VI, Rule 17 of the Civil Procedure Code, amendment of the plaint in a partition suit … Continue reading Amendment of Plaint to prevent partial partition – application by defendant ?

Presumption as to Joint Family Property – continuing Joint and not seperate

In This case – the court held two very fundamental principles which are of seminal importance in partition cases  –  i) if joint family’s existence is shown – some property/nucleas … Continue reading Presumption as to Joint Family Property – continuing Joint and not seperate

Specific Performance of an Agreement executed by Vendor alone

Supreme Court of India Alka Bose vs Parmatma Devi & Ors. on 17 December, 2008 Author: P Sathasivam Bench: R.V. Raveendran, P. Sathasivam SUPREME COURT OF INDIA RECORD OF PROCEEDINGS … Continue reading Specific Performance of an Agreement executed by Vendor alone