Tag: The Indian Evidence Act

Supreme Court on Benami Transactions

Supreme Court on Benami Transactions Supreme Court of India Samittri Devi & Anr. vs Sampuran Singh & Anr. on 21 January, 2011 Author: Gokhale Bench: Dalveer Bhandari, H.L. Gokhale IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA […]

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 other way round.    Supreme […]

Supreme Court on parol evidence in case of contract

Supreme Court of India Narandas Morardas Gaziwala & Ors vs S. P. Am. Papammal& Anr on 25 March, 1966 Equivalent citations: 1967 AIR 333, 1966 SCR 38 Bench: Ramaswami, V. PETITIONER: NARANDAS MORARDAS GAZIWALA & […]

Supreme Court on Possession of fruits of crime in murder case

A decision on inference arising from possession of fruits of crime – soon after the occurence, in absence of reasonable explanation may lead to inference of complicity, also a preposition on Life Sentence means incarceration […]

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 Court Ram Chander vs State […]