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Statutes must always be interpreted prospectively. [ The State Of Maharashtra vs Vishnu Ramchandra ]

The State Of Maharashtra vs Vishnu Ramchandra, 1961 AIR 307 Before the Supreme Court of India Decided on: 18 October 1960 Author of the judgement: Hidayatullah M. Bench: Hidayatullah, M. and Shah, J.C. Counsel for the appellant: H. Dhebar. The respondent did not appear. Sr. No. Title Sections 1 Bombay Police Act, (22 of 1951) Section 142 and 57(a) […]

The decision of Andhra Pradesh High Court is Perverse in nature [P. Eknath v/s. Y. Amaranatha Reddy & Anr.]

P.Eknath v. Y. Amaranatha Reddy @ Babu & Anr Criminal Appeal No 1792 of 2013 Before the Supreme Court of India Decided on: February 09, 2007. Bench: Pinaki Chandra Bose, Justice and Rohinton Fali Nariman, Justice Author of the Judgement: Pinaki Chandra Bose, Justice. Counsel for the appellant-Complainant:  Mr. Suyodhan Byrapaneni Counsel for the accused/Respondent No.1: Mr. V. […]