Tag Archives: Evidence Act

[Case Brief] S. Gopal Reddy v/s State of Andhra Pradesh, 1996

This judgment was delivered by a two-judge bench of Honourable Supreme Court of India on 11th July 1996. The two-judge bench consisted of Justice AS Anand and Justice MK Mukherjee. In this criminal appeal, the accused has appealed against the State of Andhra Pradesh before the Supreme Court. The relevant act/sections thus are: (1) Dowry […]

Sister Mina Lalita Baruwa v/s. State of Orissa

The Honourable Supreme Court in the instant judgement deals with the function of the criminal court by going on mentioning that “The law should not be seen to sit by limply, while those who defy it go free, and those who seek protection lose hope.” Sister Mina Lalita Baruwa v. the state of Orissa Criminal […]