Rioting is given under Section 146 of IPC.
Affray is given under Section 159 of IPC.

There must be an unlawful assembly.
The accused must be a member of such unlawful assembly.
Force or violence must be used by such unlawful assembly or by any member of such assembly.KEEP READING

How to Write the Best Answer in Judiciary Mains Exam

1. Make Sure You Understand the Question
2. Stick to the Word Limit
3. Keep Your Answers Simple
4. Write Short Sentences
5. Break the Answer in Paragraphs
6. Make Ample Use of Legal Terms
7. Mention Important Case Laws
8. Follow Proper Judgement Writing Format
9. Avoid Using Many Abbreviations
10. Have a Synopsis in Mind
11. Set an Estimated Time Limit for a Question
12. Allot the Last 15 Minutes for RevisionKEEP READING

Law MCQ Tests

These MCQ tests are helpful for law students of any year or semester, advocates, judges, and other legal professionals. It will help you prepare for all law exams.

Every test has 100 excellent competitive-exam level questions.

Questions are mixed from various law subjects like IPC, CrPC, CPC, Evidence, Torts, Jurisprudence, Constitution, TPA, Limitation Act, Family Laws, etc.KEEP READING

Tort Law Note - Definition Characteristics Differences

A tort is not a crime. It is a civil wrong.

The word ‘tort’ is derived from the Latin word ‘tortum’ which means ‘to twist’. It, therefore, includes those acts which are not straight or lawful but are crooked or twisted. In English, it means ‘wrong’.

Law of tort has its origin in the common law of England. This branch of law consists of various ‘torts’ or wrongful acts whereby the wrongdoer violates some legal right vested in another person.KEEP READING

What is Crime and its Essential Elements - Indian Penal Code (IPC)

An action committed or omitted, which constitutes an offence and is punishable by law is a crime. Crime is an unlawful act that is forbidden and punished by the State or the law. In other words, anything which is injurious to public welfare is a crime.

Generally speaking, crime is human conduct which the society generally disapproves. But in the modern sense, crime is any act that is prohibited by the penal law in force, and the result of this is punishment.KEEP READING

What is the meaning of Jurisprudence

Jurisprudence is ‘the Eyes of Law.’ In the human body, the eyes are one of its most essential parts. Most of the human activities and movements of a man’s body are possible only through them. Unless a man can see anything correctly, he can’t do any work properly.

Jurisprudence is called the ‘the eye of law’ because jurisprudence functions for law like eyes do for the human body.KEEP READING

Ownership and Possession - Law Note

Austin- Ownership is a right indefinite in point of user unrestricted in point of disposition and unlimited in point of duration.

From above definition we find three elements:
1. Indefinite user.
2. Unrestricted disposition (dispose off)
3. Unlimited duration.KEEP READING

How to Study for State Judicial Exam

1. Select the States You Wish to Appear For
2. See Question Paper of Previous Years
3. Read Bare Acts Several Times
4. In Bare Acts Focus on ‘May’ and ‘Shall’
5. Know Where to Give Less Time
6. Understand Where to Focus More
7. Go Through Landmark Judgements
8. Do Not Burden Yourself With Fat Reference Books
9. Make Synopsis of All Topics
10. Use Charts, Diagrams, and Pictorial Representation
11. Speak Orally What You Studied
12. Do Not Panic and Get Disheartened
13. Revise EverydayKEEP READING

How to Remember Bare Act Sections

(1) Go through the contents or index page of the bare act in the morning.

(2) Make sure you try to learn ten sections a day.

(3) Always make a habit of revising at least fifteen sections every day. If you want, just learn five new sections a day, but increase the revision number to twenty.KEEP READING

How to Prepare for GS Paper in Judicial Exam

General studies paper, unlike that of the civil services exam, is not that tough. GS paper in the judicial services exam can be cracked with the right guidance. You just need to follow some tips for making it.

1. Make a daily habit of reading the newspaper. You can refer to any good newspaper. The recommended ones are The Hindu, Indian Express, and Times of India. You may select one that is available near you.KEEP READING

Best Judgment Writing Tips for Judicial Services Exam

1. At the top of the page comes the name of the court in which suit is being tried and in bracket name of the presiding judge is written.

2. Then after it, on the left side, civil suit number is written, and the year it started. In a criminal case, you write the charges under which a person is charged.

3. Then leaving a space of a line, on the left side, you write plaintiff details such as name, residence, and occupation. In a criminal case, you write the state of XYZ as the state is a prosecutor in a criminal case.KEEP READING