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Question number: 950

» Treaties and Conventions

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Which of the following may be functions that are to performed by depositaries of a treaty as per the terms of Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Registration of treaty

b.

Keeping in custody the treaty’s original text

c.

Getting signatures for the treaty

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 951

» Criminal Law

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PRINCIPLE: Nothing is an offence, which is done by accident or misfortune, and without any criminal intention or knowledge in the doing of a lawful act in a lawful manner by lawful means and with proper care and caution.

FACTS: ‘P’ takes up a gun, not knowing whether it is loaded or not, points it playfully at ‘Q’ and pulls the trigger. Consequently, ‘Q’ falls dead.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Q’s death is accidental, as ‘P’ had no intention to kill ‘Q’.

b.

Q’s death is accidental, as ‘P’ did not have the knowledge that the gun is loaded.

c.

Q’s death is accidental, as ‘P’ was just pointing the gun playfully at ‘Q’.

d.

Q’s death is not accidental, as there was want of proper care and caution on the part of ‘P’.

Question number: 952

» Law: Nature and Classification

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

‘obiter dicta’ means-

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Basis of judicial decision.

b.

Direction by a judge.

c.

An opinion given by the court not necessary for the decision.

d.

Judgment of a court in the case before it.

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