Criminal Law; Yashpal Vs. Narcotics Control Bureau [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 27-12-2017]

Criminal Law; Yashpal Vs. Narcotics Control Bureau [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 27-12-2017]

On

Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985 – Ss. 8, 20, 25 & 29 – Criminal Procedure Code, 1973 – S. 439 – Bail Application – 4.272 kg Charas recovered from the hotel owned by bail petitioner – alleged contraband has not been…

Publisher & Editor of Divya Himachal Vs. Parkash Chand [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 11-12-2017]

Publisher & Editor of Divya Himachal Vs. Parkash Chand [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 11-12-2017]

On

Defamation – Publishing Defamatory News – a newspaper is in no different position from an individual and it cannot give currency to a defamatory statement and escape upon the ground itself that, it showed that it did not believe that which it had…

Criminal Law; Madhavi Ramesh Dudani Vs. Ramesh Kimatrai Dudani [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 24-11-2017]

Criminal Law; Madhavi Ramesh Dudani Vs. Ramesh Kimatrai Dudani [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 24-11-2017]

On

Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 – S. 482 – Quashing of FIR – This power is to be used sparingly and only for the purpose of preventing abuse of the process of any Court or otherwise to secure ends of justice. Whether…

Criminal Law; Ravi Basnet Vs. State [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 14-11-2017]

Criminal Law; Ravi Basnet Vs. State [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 14-11-2017]

On

Criminal Procedure Code, 1973 – Section 439 – Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985 – Section 15 – Bail – True it is, that bail petitioner hails from Nepal and it may be difficult for the prosecution to secure his presence during trial but aforesaid…

Criminal Law; State Vs. Chuhi Devi [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 10-11-2017]

Criminal Law; State Vs. Chuhi Devi [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 10-11-2017]

On

Indian Penal Code, 1860 – Section 306  – Abetment of Suicide – Instigation – to justify the framing of charges under Section 306 IPC, the following ingredients must be established: (i) death due to suicide; (ii) accused abets the commission of suicide.

Specific Relief; Ved Prakash Vs. Krishan Kumar Gupta [Himachal Pradesh, 17-08-2017]

Specific Relief; Ved Prakash Vs. Krishan Kumar Gupta [Himachal Pradesh, 17-08-2017]

On

Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 – S. 100 – Specific Relief Act, 1963 – S. 16 (c) – Perverse Order – Second Appeal – “readiness and willingness” – the findings recorded by the learned Courts below regarding “readiness and willingness” of the parties…

MACT; National Insurance Company Limited Vs. Darshana Devi [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 29-06-2017]

MACT; National Insurance Company Limited Vs. Darshana Devi [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 29-06-2017]

On

Motor Accidents Claims – Future Prospects – MACT has erred by not adding future prospects while determining amount of compensation and Court has power of enhance the compensation in order to award just compensation to the claimants.