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[Case Brief] State of Bombay (Now Gujarat) v/s Memon Mahomed Haji Hasam – Supreme Court of India

Brief Facts and Procedural History- The respondent was carrying the business of fish exporter in Junagadh. In 1947 custom authorities of Junagadh under the Junagadh State Sea Customs Act seized two motor vehicles, a station wagon and other goods on suspicious grounds. The respondent (owner of the vehicles) filed an appeal against this order. While […]

[Case Brief] Union of India v/s Udho Ram and Sons – Supreme Court of India

Brief facts and procedural history- A Merchant consigned some goods to the respondent. At Howrah-Burdwan link the goods were lost before reaching the destination. The respondent filed the suit against the railway authorities for the loss caused. The trial court dismissed the suit on the ground that the railway authorities took proper care of the […]