The court observed that mere breach of contract doesn’t give a right to person to initiate criminal proceeding against the person who breached the court under cheating. Its necessary for initiating criminal proceeding that there is a dishonest and fraudulent intention.
The principle of vicarious liability cannot be applied in contempt proceeding.
Supreme Court constituted committee of expert for probe in Pegasus case against government. Justice Raveendram will be heading this committee.
Under section 31(7)(a) of arbitration act gives discretion to arbitrator in awarding interest.
Voluntary statement by accused under section 67 of NDPS act is not admissible under NDPS act against accused at the stage of bail: Toofan singh case.
Magistrate taken the cognizance under SC S T prevention of atrocities act and committed to special court doesn’t violate the proceeding. Section 14 of the said act give jurisdiction to special court to try the case but doesn’t mean that it takes away the jurisdiction of magistrate.