Public Road Is Public Place Says Supreme Court

Bihar Excise Act: Private Vehicle On Public Road Is Public Place Says Supreme Court [Read Judgment]

The Supreme Court on July 1, 2019, in the case of Satvinder Singh v. State of Bihar has held that a private vehicle on public road will fall within the definition of “public place” under Bihar Excise (Amendment) Act, 2016. The judgment was passed by a Bench of Justices Ashok Bhushan and KM Joseph in an appeal filed against the […]

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Code of Civil Procedure, 1908

Sec 17 CPC: Suit In Respect Of Different Properties Can Be Filed In Any Of The Courts Having Jurisdiction If Cause Of Action Is The Same Says SC

The Supreme Court on February 6, 2019, in the case of Shivnarayan (D) By LRS. v. Maniklal (D) Thr. LRS. & Ors., has held that the word ‘property’ in Section 17 of the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908, can include more than one property. Thereby, enlarging the scope of Section 17 by allowing an application […]

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