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Special court can try other offences under special enactment: SC

The Supreme Court of India recently held that a special court alone would have the jurisdiction to try all the offences under a special enactment to avoid multiplicity of proceedings even if a number of persons are accused of offences under … Continue reading

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Deceased Settlor’s estate can’t be assessed in a discretionary trust: SC

The Supreme Court of India recently held that in a discretionary trust where the trustee has retained the income and not disbursed it amongst  the beneficiaries, the value of assets cannot be assessed on the estate of the deceased settlor. “Merely … Continue reading

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