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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Sexual Harassment of Women (Prohibition, Prevention and Redressal) Act, 2015, Section 15, Judges (Inquiry) Act, 1968, Section 3, Constitution of India, Article 124- - Sexual harassment at work place - Complaint against sitting judge of High Court - I, house procedure - Meaning - For inquiring into allegations leveled against a judge of a superior court through his peers - It is a for institutional credibility under the charge of Chief Justice of India and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce - Irretrievable break down of marriage - Supreme Court of India by exercising power under Article 142 of the Constitution has plenary powers to pass decree on the ground of irretrievable break down of marriage - However, this power is not bestowed on any other Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 115, Order 21, Rule 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103-- Execution - Objections - Executing Court expressed an opinion that it has become functus oficio and hence, it cannot initiate or launch any enquiry - Jurisdiction of High Court invoked under article 227 of Constitution assailing the order on the foundation that executing court had failed to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 8, Rule 6A, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 115, Order 2, Rule 2, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 227-- Counter claim - Revision - An order of dismissal of counter-claim being barred by principles of O.2.R.2 CPC cannot be set aside in exercise of revisional jurisdiction u/s 115 CPC or in exercise of power of superintendence under Art.227 of Constitution - It has the status of decree and is to be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 20(3)-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Self incrimination - Once prosecution probabilises involvement of accused but accused takes false plea about facts exclusively known to him, such circumstance, is vital additional circumstance against accused - Though Art.20(3) of Constitution incorporates the rule against..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 136-- Scope - Though powers of Apex Court under Art.136 of Constitution are very wide but in criminal appeals Court does not interfere with concurrent findings of fact save in exceptional circumstances...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by wife - Irretrievable break down of marriage - It is only the Supreme Court of India, which can, in exercise of its extra ordinary powers under Article 142 of the Constitution of India, can grant divorce on the ground that marriage had broken down irretrievably...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 20, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 129, 20-- Contempt of Court - For exercising the suo motu power for contempt under Article 129 of the Constitution of India, limitation provided in S.20 of the 1971 Act has no application...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 12, 15, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 129-- Contempt of Court - Notice of contempt issued but not served for 20 years - Proceedings dropped - Contemner now 94 years old and he is not able to respond to charges due to old age and illness - Contempt proceedings not pursued further to find out criminality against contemner, thus matter cannot..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167, 57, 41, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 22(2)-- Person arrested not to be detained for more than 24 hours - An accused arrested without warrant by police has constitutional right u/art. 22(2) of the Constitution of India and S.57 Cr.P.C. to be produced before Magistrate without unnecessary delay and in no circumstances beyond 24 hours excluding..........

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