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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 20(3)-- Self incrimination - Will in dispute filed in civil suit - Court handing over Will to I.O. for investigation - Does not contravene right u/art 20(3) of Constitution...........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Constitution of India, 1950-- Autonomous District Council - Appointment of agent - Power to collect royalty on minerals - As per the evidence on record, appointment of the petitioner as an `agent' so as to setup challan/royalty check points and to recover verification fees by the respondent/KHADC is not supported by the law -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Divorce by mutual consent - Waiving of six months waiting period - Parties living separately most of the time from the last five years - Their marriage reached a breaking point more than a year back - Family Court granted first motion and now parties are waiting for second motion - Wife scheduled..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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West Bengal Premises Tenancy act, 1956, Section 17(2), 17(3), Constitution of India, 1950, Article 227-- Rent and eviction - Recovery of possession - While disposing application u/s 17(2) of the Act, Court shall be careful to find out whether relationship of landlord and tenant exists between parties or not - However, in the instant case, trial Court ignored this main issue while disposing..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal trial-- Double jeopardy - If criminal offences are distinct, then concept of double jeopardy would not apply relating to same fact. (Constitution of India, 1950, Art.20(2)..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 136-- Quashing of order taking cognizance - Appeal before Supreme Court - Appeal by private parties - Maintainability - Locus standi - Appellants have precise connection with the matter at hand and thus have locus to maintain this appeal - Moreover, it may not be possible to strictly enumerate as to who..........
MANIPUR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Constitution of India, 1950, Article 300A, Manipur State Hill Peoples Regulation, 1947, Section 60, 61-- Acquisition of land by government - Compensation - As per evidence on record, petitioners were having right of ownership over the land on which diversion road was constructed without resorting to provision of the Land Acquisition Act - Therefore, petitioner are entitled to compensation which..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 203, Prevention of Insult to National Honours Act, 1971, Section 2, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 51A-- Dismissal of complaint - In the instant case, National Flag unfurled top side down at Collectorate and to correct the position of Flag, National Anthem was stopped in midway - In said situation, Collector displayed remarkable presence of mind and took most appropriate decision - Hence, said..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Delhi Municipal Corporation Act, 1957, Section 115, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 285, Indian Statistical Institute Act, 1959, Section 7(c)- - Property Tax - Exemption - Properties of petitioner to the extent not let out and/or not used for any trade or business are entitled to exemption u/art.285 of Constitution and hence, attempt of respondent to levy said property to property tax is not valid and is quashed and it is declared that..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226-- Habeas corpus - Custody of minor - Claimed by parents of minor - Detenue, a minor girl who eloped with respondent was presently staying with him, who claims to be her husband - Since detenue is minor, marriage not in consonance with S.5 of Hindu Marriage Act - Detenue cannot be permitted to take..........

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