K Rajasekharan

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03 November 2017 at 12:04

Cancellation of Bail and Its Legalities

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IntroductionThe term bail refers to the judicial release of a person from custody. The grant, refusal or cancellation of bail is a judicial act. It has to be performed with utmost care by applying the mind or discretion of the court.Indian judiciary

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11 September 2017 at 17:21

Examination of the Accused u/s 313 of CRPC

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The examination of the accused under Section 313 of the Criminal Procedure Code (Cr P C) by the trial court is popularly known as �313 examination� and the statement deriving out of it is called �313 Statement�.Purpose of 313

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30 August 2017 at 12:52

On Adverse Possession and Consequent Change of Ownership

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IntroductionAdverse possession is a peculiar kind of possession of land where a person not having legal title to the land enters and occupies the land for long period with no continuing permission of the legal owner and the true owner subsequently lo

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22 August 2017 at 11:14

Cruelty: A flourishing ground for Divorce

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Cruelty is an adequate ground for dissolving a marriage solemnized under a valid law, on a petition filed by either of the party in marriage. But what constitutes cruelty is not spelt out in law. This creates some confusion among the stakeholders of

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17 August 2017 at 11:08

Law Relating to Succession & Other Certificates

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Legal Heirship Certificate, Succession Certificate and Letters of Administration have close relation. They serve a common purpose � they are being used for devolution of some rights on the property of a person died intestate, to their legal des

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31 July 2017 at 13:14

Restraining the Arrest of the Accused in 498A Cases

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Enough laws exist in India to protect women from domestic, matrimonial and sexual violence. They, according to women activists, are good only in paper. On one hand the women continue to suffer under violence with no much hope for the victims to have

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24 June 2017 at 16:15

No Disrespect in Addressing Chief Justice of India as 'Mr. Chief Justice'

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Addressing a judge in the court as "my lord", "your lordship" or "your honour" has been a matter of divided opinion many a time, not only in the Bar or Bench, but also in the Supreme Court (SC) too. However, the issue re

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21 June 2017 at 16:15

Limited Possibility of Amending a Criminal Complaint

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

A civil suit, as everyone knows, can be amended as per the provisions of law but the criminal law code provides absolutely no provision for amending a criminal complaint. However the Supreme Court and some of the High Courts have read down the crimin

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13 June 2017 at 13:13

The Issue of Defending a Client known to be Guilty

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Criminal defence advocates, defending the accused persons who have been considered by the people to be guilty in heinous crimes, are at the receiving end many a time. The public at large, a section of lawyers and even some Bar Councils have a view th

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09 June 2017 at 11:21

Exercise of Discretion by Courts in Deciding Bail Applications

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

When an allegation of a cognizable case crops up against a person, for any genuine or other reason, before the police for necessary legal action, the Station House Officer (SHO) is duty bound to register the First Information Report (FIR). Thereon th

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