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Contempt of Courts Act 1971

Suman Chadha v. Central Bank of India

Contempt of Courts Act, 1971 – whether a party is guilty of contempt is to be seen in the specific context of the disobedience and the wilful nature of the same and not on the basis of the conduct subsequent thereto. AIR 2021 SC 3709 : JT 2021 (8) SC 77 : 2021 (9) SCALE 260

Commissioner / Secretary to Govt. Education Department, J and K v. Mohd Amin Waza

Contempt Proceedings – Willful disobedience of the direction given by the High Court – the direction was limited to consider the case of applicant for appointment on the post of teacher against any available vacancy – Rejection of claim by department after considering case – Not a case of willful disobedience of direction given by High Court. AIR 2021 SC 5039