CLAT Legal-Aptitude: Questions 254 - 256 of 1066

Get 1 year subscription: Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 1066 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes. View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 450.00 or

Question number: 254

» Tort

Appeared in Year: 2013

MCQ▾

Question

Principle: An unlawful interference with a person’s use or enjoyment of land or some right over, or in connection with it, is a nuisance in law of tort.

Facts: During the scarcity of onions, long queues were made outside the defendant’s shop who having a license to sell fruits and vegetables used to sell only 1 kg of onion per ration card. The queues extended on to the highway and also caused some obstruction to the neighboring shops. The neighboring shopkeepers filed a suit for nuisance against the defendant. Which one of the following decision will be correct in this suit?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

The defendant is liable under the principle of strict liability

b.

The plaintiff’s suit should be declared in favor of the neighboring shopkeeper

c.

The defendant is not liable for nuisance

d.

The defendant is liable for nuisance

Question number: 255

» Legal Terms

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following is the meaning of the legal term vagrancy?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Without authority of law

b.

Includes minor offenses

c.

With many causes

d.

Out of fait

Question number: 256

» Legal Terms

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following is the correct meaning of the legal term decree nisi?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

A court order that does not becoming binding until conditions met

b.

A court order for dissolution of contractual relationship

c.

A court order for death penalty

d.

A court order for setting a person free

Sign In