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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 141-- Binding precedent - Decisions of co-ordinate benches - Held, earlier decision of the Apex Court in is to be followed since it is the law of the land as it has not been overruled till date by the larger bench of the Supreme Court in view of doctrine of `binding precedent'...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 141, 142, 226-- Writ Jurisdiction - Scope - Exercise of extra ordinary writ jurisdiction conferred upon Supreme Court under Article 142(1) of the Constitution is of no guide to the scope of Article 226 - Powers under Article 226 are not comparable to the powers of Supreme Court under Article 141 and 142 of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 141, Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), 2(1)(s)-- Medical negligence - Expert opinion - Precedent - Held that general directions given by two - Judge Bench of Supreme Court in Martin F. D'souza vs. Mohd. Ishfaq reported in 2009(3) SCC 1 in Para 106 to have expert evidence in all cases of medical negligence held not consistent with principle laid..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 141-- Doctrine of precedent - Position with regard to `doctrine of precedent' discussed...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 141-- Precedents - A little difference in facts or additional facts may make a lot of difference in precedential value of a decision - Ratio decidendi can act as binding or authoritative precedent and reliance placed on mere general observations or casual expression of court is not of much avail...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 141-- Precedent - Held, every decision must be read as applicable to particular fact - Only essence of decision and its ratio is binding and not every observation found therein u/Art. 141 of the Constitution of India...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 141-- Precedent - Mere a direction of the Supreme Court without laying down any principle of law is not a precedent - It is only where the Supreme Court lays down a principle of law that it will amount to precedent...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 141-- Precedent - By Coordinate Bench - Not justified to depart from view taken by coordinate bench unless it is held as a decision held per incuriam...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 141-- Statutes - Interpretation - While interpreting a provision the Court only interprets the law and cannot legislate it - If a provision of law is misused and subjected to the abuse of process of law, it is for the legislature to amend, modify or repeal it, if deemed necessary...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 141-- Precedent - Judgment not taking note of statutory provision - View, if any, expressed without analysing the statutory provision cannot be treated as a binding precedent - At the most considered as having been rendered per incuriam...........

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