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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 2(b)-- Civil contempt - Failure to comply with or carry out an order of Court made in favour of a party, amounts to civil contempt - Person in whose favour order or direction is made can initiate contempt proceedings - For initiating proceedings of civil contempt written consent of Advocate General is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971-- Arrest inspite of bail order - High Court imposing civil imprisonment of 7 days - Fine instead of imprisonment cannot be imposed as mere sentence of fine would not meet the ends of justice...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 2-- Civil & Criminal contempt - Distinction - Civil contempt is wilful disobedience of the order of the Court including breach of an undertaking given to the Court whereas Criminal contempt includes doing any act whatsoever which tends to scandalise or lowers the authority of Court, or tends to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 19-- Criminal contempt - Civil Court granted possessory remedy of temporary injunction in favour of respondent - Appellant denied benefit of order by locking suit premises and putting his seal on lock - Appellant found to be aware of injunction order who deliberately flouted same - Facts clearly..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 12, 2(b)-- Civil contempt - In utter violation of order of status quo passed by Division Bench of High Court, private respondents took forcible possession of land with active connivance of official respondents - Objection by some of the respondents that they were not party to writ petition in which stay..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1997
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 39, Rule 2-A, Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 10, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 215-- Contempt of Court - Wilful disobedience must be proved beyond all shadow of doubt - Knowledge about ad interim order cannot be presumed on the basis of bald allegations about its communication to the Counsels for non-petitioners - Substituted service or service of notice upon the Counsel of a..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1997
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 2(b), 12-- When an order is passed by the Court in presence of counsel for the parties, no further communication is required to be sent by the other party intimating about the order passed by the Court - Order of injunction passed restraining Municipal Corporation from demolishing suit premises in presence..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1987
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971-- Civil Contempt - Order of Court with regard to use of disputed Verandah - No dispute with regard to use of Alimarh/Kottari - No case of contempt is made out...........

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