Category Archives: Judgments

Difference between Culpable Homicide and Murder

The word homicide is derived from two Latin words – ‘homo’ and ‘cido’. Homo means human and cido means killing by a human. Homicide means killing of a human being by another human being. All Murders are culpable Homicides but … Continue reading

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Landmark Judgments on Women Empowerment and Rights in 2015-16

SUPREME COURT Shamima Farooqui v. Shahid Khan [6 April 2015] Supreme Court held that women cannot be treated as beggars and their grace cannot be lowered in rightful claim to maintenance after divorce if the husband has since then retired … Continue reading

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