Criminal Law (AILET Legal-Aptitude): Questions 21 - 23 of 23

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Question number: 21

» Criminal Law

Appeared in Year: 2013

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In India, the reckoning date for the determination of the age of the juvenile is the

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Date of trial

b.

Date of judgment

c.

Date of arrest

d.

Date of offence

Question number: 22

» Criminal Law

Appeared in Year: 2014

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LEGAL PRINCIPLES: A person shall not be guilty of contempt of court on the ground that he has published any matter which interferes with or obstructs or tends to obstruct the course of justice in connection with any civil or criminal proceeding pending at the time of the publication, if at that time he had no reasonable grounds for believing that the proceeding was pending.

FACTUAL SITUATION: X delivered a lecture at the local Rotary Club in favor of an accused who is prosecuted for assaulting a police officer. He said that the accused is a victim of prevailing corruption in the judiciary and he knows that the accused is going to be punished by the court for being honest. Is X guilty of contempt of court?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Yes, guilty of contempt of court.

b.

Yes, X has dishonored judiciary.

c.

No, X is an honest man.

d.

No, not guilty of contempt of court.

Question number: 23

» Criminal Law

Appeared in Year: 2014

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LEGAL PRINCIPLES: Whoever intentionally uses force to any person, without that person’s consent, in order to committing of any offence, or intending by the use of such force to cause, or knowing it likely to cause injury, fear, or annoyance to the person to whom the force is used, is said to use criminal force to that other.

FACTUAL SITUATION: Akash was burning some crackers in his house when his dog got scared and got unruly which scared his brother Mohsin. Can this be called criminal force?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

No, because law doesn’t account for trivial things.

b.

Yes, because it led to annoyance of Mohsin.

c.

No, because there was no mala fide intention.

d.

Yes, because he did it intentionally.

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