Case Comments

K.M Nanavati v. State of Maharashtra(1961): Case Comment.

November 8, 2019

Author: Shrankhala Parwar, School of law, DAVV, Indore. K.M Nanavati v. State of Maharashtra(1961): Case Comment Court: The Supreme Court of India  Bench: Subbarao, K.Das, S.K Dayal Raghubar  Decided On: 24.11.1961  Citation: AIR 1962 SC 605, 1962 SCR Supl.(1) 567  * The 2016 Bollywood film Rustom, starring Akshay Kumar, is a fictionalized account of the KM […]

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I.R. Coelho (Dead) By Lrs vs State Of Tamil Nadu & Ors AIR 2007 SC 861: Case Comment

November 2, 2019

CASE COMMENT Author: Ritik Saluja I.R. Coelho (Dead) By Lrs vs State Of Tamil Nadu & Ors AIR 2007 SC 861 BENCH​: Justice Y.K. Sabharwal, Justice Ashok Bhan, Justice Arijit Pasayat, Justice B.P. Singh, Justice S.H. Kapadia, Justice C.K. Thakker, Justice P.K. Balasubramanyan, Justice Altamas Kabir and Justice D.K. Jain PETITIONER​: I.R. Coelho (Dead) By […]

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Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd) vs Union of India, 2018: Case Comment

September 2, 2019

Case comment on Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd) vs Union of India, 2018 Author: Vaishali Malhotra, Kurukshetra University. Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd) vs Union of India,2018 Writ Petition  (Civil ) NO 494 OF 2012 Bench: [ K Kaul], [ D Chandrachud], [ K Agrawal], [ S Khehar], [ A Bobde], [ A Nazeer], [ D Chandrachud], […]

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Tajju Khan Vs. Mazhar Khan: Case Comment.

July 24, 2019

INTRODUCTION Author: Saloni Ratra, Amity Law School, Noida. The ‘gift’ is a transfer of property where interest is transferred from one living person to another, without any consideration. It is a gratuitous and inter vivos in nature. This is the general definition that is accepted by all the religions, including Muslim law. As per the […]

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Bhim Singh v. State of Jammu & Kashmir: Case Comment.

June 3, 2019

Case Comment Author: Mr. Vikram Nagpal from Himachal Pradesh National Law University, Shimla. BHIM SINGH v. STATE OF JAMMU & KASHMIR CITATION: AIR 1986 SC 494, 1986 CriLJ 192, 1985 (2) SCALE 1117, (1985) 4 SCC 677, 1986 (1) UJ 458 SC BENCH: O C Reddy, V Khalid INTRODUCTION An arrest made without reasonable suspicion and […]

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Srimathi Champakam Dorairajan v. The State of Madras : Case Comment

May 29, 2019

Author: Ms. Riya Kumar, DME, Noida. Srimathi Champakam Dorairajan v. The State of Madras,27 July, 1950 Equivalent citations: AIR 1951 Mad 120, (1950) IIMLJ 404 Bench: Rajamannar (CJ), V Sastri (J), Somasundaram (J)   Author’s Note In the case of SrimathiChampakamDorairajan v. The State of Madras, the apex court clarified the importance of the Fundamental […]

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Gloucester Grammar School Case : Case Comment

May 27, 2019

Author: Riya Kumar, DME, Noida. Gloucester Grammar School’s Case (1410) YB 11 Hen IV, fo. pl. 201, 23 Author’s note The most important feature of the law is to protect the legal rights of the citizens. Hence whoever tries to infringe someone’s rights, the law punishes them. But a question arises when no legal right […]

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Minerva Talkies Bangalore v. State of Karnataka : Case Comment

April 14, 2019

CASE COMMENT MINERVA TAILKIES BANGALORE V. STATE OF KARNATAKA   CITATION 1988 AIR 526, 1988 SCR (2) 511 BENCH HON’BLE JUSTICE E. S. VENKATARAMIAH HON’BLE JUSTICE K. N. SINGH   Author: Vikram Nagpal from Himachal Pradesh National Law University, Shimla    INTRODUCTION The declared will of the legislature and the policy and purposes of the Act […]

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Smt. Gian Kaur v. The State Of Punjab on 21 March, 1996 : Case Comment.

April 12, 2019

Author: Riya Kumar, DME Noida. On: Smt. Gian Kaur v. The State Of Punjab on 21 March 1996 Equivalent citations: 1996 AIR 946, 1996 SCC (2) 648 Bench: J.S. Verma(J), G.N. Ray (J), N.P. Singh (J), Faizanuddin (J) and G.T. Nanavati (J)   Author’s Note A way of life in modern society, in which people compete with each other for power and money, it is time to slow down […]

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State of Maharashtra Vs. Salman Salim Khan and Ors : Case Comment.

March 20, 2019

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA State of Maharashtra Vs. Salman Salim Khan and Ors. Criminal Appeal No. 1508 of 2003 (Arising out of SLP (Crl.) No. 4615 of 2003 Author : Rajat Bhatia, SRM University, Sonipat   FACTUAL AND PROCEDURAL BACKGROUND Introduction The present case is an appeal that has been filed against the judgment […]

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ADM Jabalpur v. Shivkant Shukla : Case Comment.

February 20, 2019

Case Comment ADM Jabalpur v. Shivkant Shukla Citation: (1976) 2 SCC 521; AIR 1976 SC 1207 Bench: Ray, A.N. (Cj), Khanna, Hans Raj, Beg, M. Hameedullah, Chandrachud, Y.V., Bhagwati, P.N. Author : Vikram Nagpal, HNLU Shimla.   INTRODUCTION- The said case pertains to the time of Proclamation of Emergency by the then ruling government of […]

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