R vs. Stephens (LR 1 QB 702)

Case Name: R v Stephens Citation: LR 1 QB 702 Jurisdiction: Queen’s Bench Division of the High Court of England and Wales Judgment: The judgment in this case established that an individual could be indicted for a public nuisance on their premises caused by the actions of their servants, employees, agents, or subcontractors, even in … Read more

“Actus Dei Nemini Facit Injuriam,”(“The act of God causes no harm to anyone.”)

Introduction:- In the realm of law, there exists a guiding principle known as “Actus Dei Nemini Facit Injuriam,” which translates to “The act of God causes no harm to anyone.” This legal maxim reflects a profound concept that acknowledges the limitations of human responsibility in the face of unforeseen and uncontrollable natural events. The essence … Read more

D.K. Basu vs. State of West Bengal (1997) 1 SCC 416: 1997 SCC (Cri) 92

Case Name: D.K. Basu vs State of West Bengal Citation: (1997) 1 SCC 416: 1997 SCC (Cri) 92 Jurisdiction: Supreme Court of India Judgement: The Supreme Court of India delivered a landmark judgement in the case of D.K. Basu vs State of West Bengal (1997) 1 SCC 416: 1997 SCC (Cri) 92. The judgement laid … Read more