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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Auction-- Highest bidder - Has no vested right to have the auction concluded in his favour only because his bid is highest - There is no concluded contract between parties unless the bid is accepted - Even if non acceptance of bid is by an incompetent authority, Court has no power to accept the bid and to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 17, 11, 11A-- Acquisition of land - Validity of award - Land acquired by invoking urgency clause u/s 17 of the Act and dispensing with requirement of filing objections u/s 5-A of the Act - This action on the part of Government was upheld by Supreme Court in the first round of litigation - S.11-A of the Act is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 7, Rule 11-- Rejection of plaint - Ad valorem Court fee - Suit for declaration that rejection of bid is invalid and mandatory injunction to accept highest bid - Valuation of suit not to be less that bid amount - Plaintiff directed to pay the ad valorem Court fee not only before Trial Court but also before High..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 26, Rule 9-- Appointment of Survey knowing Commissioner - Can be made at any stage of suit provided pre-conditions enumerated in O.26.R.9 CPC exist - Power of Court to appoint Commissioner cannot be cabined, cribbed or confined...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374(3)-- Appeal against conviction - Appeal filed by accused against conviction and not by State - Appellate Court has no power to enhance the sentence...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 12, 147, 19-- Appeal - It is not only final order imposing punishment for contempt which are appealable but even if at an earlier state, an order is passed which decides contentions raised by alleged contemnor asking High Court to drop proceedings, such order may be appealable - (Majority view Per Deepak Gupta,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B(2)-- Divorce by mutual consent - None of parties appeared and period of 18 months elapsed since its filing - Petition cannot be dismissed on the ground that it has become meaningless as period of 18 months from its filing has expired - However, if petition or consent is not withdrawn, within period of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374, 378, 372-- Dishonour of cheque - Appeal against acquittal - Complainant can approach High Court taking recourse to provision of S.378(4) of Cr.P.C. - Appeal preferred by complainant before Sessions Judge taking recourse to proviso to S.372 of Cr.P.C. will not be maintainable - But, if victim is different..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 12, 14, 19-- Appeal - Any order which is not an interlocutory order but by which High Court proceeds to exercise its jurisdiction for contempt, would be appealable - (Majority view Per Deepak Gupta, CJ. and Prashant Kumar Mishra, J.)...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 19-- Appeal - Framing of charges against contemnor - No appeal shall lie against order - Held that: (i) Only one statutory right of appeal u/S.19 of Act is available to contemnor; (ii) Appeal u/S.19(1) of Act is maintainable only if some bone of contention is decided and adverse finding is recorded by..........

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