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Whether the words uttered in fit of anger, amounts to abetment?

Introduction  In common parlance, the word ‘Abet’ signifies help, co-activity and support and incorporates within its ambit, illegitimate reason

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Whether the repealed Land Acquisition Law applies for the purpose of Acquisition?

Issue – Whether the two – year period specified under Section 11 A of the Land Acquisition Act, 1894 will apply even after the repeal of the 1894

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Whether The Applications Made Before the 2015 Amendment Applicable to Section 34 of A&C Act?

Introduction: The parties were the shareholders of the investment holding company named Atlas Equifin Private Limited, India. It held 11,05,829

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JURISDICTION OF STATE INVESTIGATING AGENCY FOR SCHEDULED OFFENCES UNDER NIA ACT

Introduction: This Judgement clarifies the jurisdiction of the State Investigating Agency to investigate, remand, and commit a case for trial

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SAND MINING IS ALLOWED IN BIHAR AS TOTAL BAN GIVES WAY TO ILLEGAL MINING WHICH CAUSES IMMENSE LOSS TO PUBLIC EXCHEQUER

Judgement Name: the State of Bihar and Others v. Pawan Kumar and Others etc CIVIL APPEAL NOS. 3661­3662 OF 2020, order dated 12.11.2021. Court Name:

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NO CONSESSION TO ASPIRANTS OF CIVIL SERVICES EXAM

Introduction: This Judgement clarifies that there will be no concession provided to the petitioners who have appeared for the Civil Services

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Right to choose a partner is a fundamental right under Article 21

Judgement Name: Laxmibai Chandaragi B & Anr. v. The State of Karnataka & Ors. Writ Petition No.359/2020. Court Name: Supreme Court of India

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Will The Compensation Amount Of Deceased Minor Would Change According To Change In Inflation, Devaluation Of Money & Cost Of Living?

Introduction: A civil appeal was made before the high court of Jharkhand at Ranchi, regarding the negligence of pleading. The appellant claimed that

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DOES ‘‘SOON BEFORE DEATH’’ IMPLY ‘‘IMMEDIATELY BEFORE DEATH’’?

Introduction: The High Court of Punjab and Haryana dismissed the appeal of the appellant dated 06-11-2008 and upheld the order of conviction and

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Whether any law or act can be interpreted verbatim sans the context?

Background/ Overview – The genesis of this petition was two judgments given by the same Nagpur bench of Maharashtra High Court on the identical

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