CLAT Legal-Aptitude: Questions 174 - 176 of 1064

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Question number: 174

» Criminal Law

Appeared in Year: 2013

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Question

Principle: Any police officer, not below the rank of a sub-inspector, may, if he is satisfied that an offence in respect of the infringement of copyright in any work has been, is being, or is likely to be, committed, seize without warrant, all copies of the work, and all plates used for the purpose of making infringing copies of the work, wherever found, and all copies and plates so seized shall, as soon as practicable, be produced before a Magistrate.

Facts: A Superintendent of Police (SP) conducted a raid on a shop and found pirated copies of books. The SP formed an opinion that infringement of copyright is taking place. He arrested the shop owner without warrant in the light of above mentioned propositions.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The arrest of the shop owner was within the power of the SP

b.

The arrest of the shop owner was not within the power of the SP

c.

SP was not competent to know whether infringement of copyright has taken place

d.

The shop owner can never be arrested

Question number: 175

» Criminal Law

Appeared in Year: 2009

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Question

The killing of a new born child by its parents is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Feticide

b.

Malfeasance

c.

Abortion

d.

Infanticide

Question number: 176

» Criminal Law

Appeared in Year: 2013

MCQ▾

Question

PRINCIPLE: When an act, which would otherwise be an offence, is not that offence by reason of the youth, the want of maturity of understanding, the unsoundness of mind or the intoxication of the person doing that act, every person has the same right of private defense against that act which he would have if the act were that offence. Nothing is an offence which is done in the exercise of the right of private defense.

FACTS: A, under the influence of madness, attempts to kill B. B in order to save his life causes grievous hurt to A.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A has not committed an offence

b.

B has not committed any offence

c.

A has committed an offence

d.

B has committed an offence

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