Day: May 20, 2021

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CHEATING: section 420, IPC BY VANDANA YADAV

CHEATING: Section 420 IPC Definition: Section 420 of The Indian Penal Code talks about the offence which is committed by the person who cheats another person and thereby induces the deceived to deliver any property. This provision provides punishment for the same. According to the IPC, Section 420 states that whoever cheats and thereby dishonestly […]

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The ‘skin-to-skin contact’ controversial judgement of Bombay High Court @LexCliq by Anisha Roy 

CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 161 OF 2020 (Satish v. State of Maharashtra) The ‘skin-to-skin contact’ controversial judgement of Bombay High Court     The Bombay High Court clearly made an absurd interpretation of Section 7 of the POSCO Act dealing with sexual assault. It said that “the act of pressing breast of a child aged 12 years […]

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Wrongful Restraint And Wrongful Confinement

Wrongful Restraint And Wrongful Confinement BY: TUSHAR RAI Section 339 to 348 of IPC deals with the offences of wrongful restraint and wrongful confinement. Before going further we have to study about what is wrongful restraint and wrongful confinement (sec 339 and 340) and its punishment from section 341 to 348 IPC Wrongful restraint ( […]

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PROCEDURE FOR PLEA BARGAINING, ERWIN THOMAS WILSON@LexCliq

Chapter XXIA Section 265A to 265L and brought the concept of plea bargaining in India. The following are provisions which it added:- Section 265-A (Application of Chapter) the plea bargaining shall be available to the accused who is charged with any offense other than offenses punishable with death or imprisonment or for life or of […]

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CONTRACT OF GUARANTEE BY KANIKA BHATIA

WHAT IS CONTRACT OF GUARANTEE? Section 126 of the Indian contract act defines a contract of guarantee as a contract to perform the promise or discharge the liability of the defaulting party in case he fails to fulfill his promise. It further states that, the person who gives the guarantee is called surety , the […]

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