Law Paper III – June 2016 (28-08-2016)

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LAW Paper III

June 2016 (28-08-2016)

1.    Read Assertion (A) and Reason (R) and give the correct answer using the codes given below :

Assertion (A) : By amendment, the parliament cannot destroy the Basic features of the Constitution of India.

Reason (R) : The power to amend, does not include the power to abrogate the Constitution of India.

Codes :

(1) Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).

(2) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).

(3) (A) is false, but (R) is true.

(4) (A) is true, but (R) is false.

Ans: (1)

 

2. The Special Bench of the Supreme Court unanimously observed that, even petitions filed under Article 32 are subject to the general principle of res judicata in one of the following cases.

(1) M.S.M. Sharma v/s. Dr. Sree Krishna Sinha

(2) S.P. Gupta v/s. Union of India

(3) Charanlal Sahu v/s. K.R. Narayanan

(4) Ranji Thomas v/s. Union of India

Ans: (1)

 

3. Which of the following Article/Articles of the Constitution empowers the Parliament and the Legislature of a State to create ‘the contingency Fund of India’ or “the Contingency Fund of the State”?

(i) 265

(ii) 266

(iii) 267

(iv) 268

Codes :

(1) (i), (ii) and (iv)

(2) (i), (iii) and (iv)

(3) (ii) and (iii)

(4) (iii) only

Ans: (4)

 

4. In case of a bill other than money bill the State Legislative Council

(1) can veto the bill

(2) cannot veto the bill

(3) request a joint session of the Legislature

(4) send the fill back for reconsideration

Ans: (4)

 

5. In case of inconsistency between the laws made by Parliament and the laws made by the State Legislature, which one of the following shall prevail ?

(1) The Law made by Legislature of the State.

(2) The Law made by Parliament before the Law made by Legislature of the State.

(3) The Law made by Parliament after the law made by the State.

(4) The Law made by Parliament either before or after the law made by the Legislature of the State.

Ans: (4)

 

6. The term ‘Law’ includes every branch of Law, yet there is difference between Constitutional law made in exercise of Sovereign Powers and hence an amendment is not covered within the definition of Law provided in Article 13(2) and (3) of the Constitution of India. This observation was made by the Supreme Court in

(1) Sajjan Singh v/s. State of Rajasthan

(2) Sankari Prasad v/s. Union of India

(3) Golaknath v/s. State of Punjab

(4) Maneka Gandhi v/s. Union of India

Ans: (2)

 

7. Match List-I with List-II and give the correct answer by using codes given below the lists.

List – I

List – II

(a) Rajesh Gupta v/s. State of U.P.

(b) Attorney General of India v/s. Lachma Devi 

(c) Avinash Mehrotra v/s. Union of India 

(d) Vishal Jeet v/s. Union of India 

(i) Execution of Death sentence by public hanging. 

(ii) Reservation to women.

(iii) Traffic in human beings includes devadasis. 

(iv) Right to safe education.

Codes :

          (a)       (b)       (c)       (d)

(1)     (ii)        (i)        (iv)      (iii)

(2)     (i)        (ii)        (iv)      (iii)

(3)     (ii)       (iii)        (i)       (iv)

(4)     (iii)      (iv)       (ii)        (i)

Ans: (1)

 

8. Match List-I with List-II and find the correct answer by using codes given below the lists.

List – I

List – II

(a) A.C. Jose v/s. Sivan Pillai 

(b) S.S. Dhanoa v/s. Union of India 

(c) Digivijay Mote v/s. Union of India

(d) Peoples union for Civil liberties v/s. Union of India

(i) Powers of Electron Commissioners 

(ii) Provisions for NOTA 

(iii) Use of electronic machines for casting votes 

(iv) Postponement of the election on account of disturbed conditions

Codes :

           (a)       (b)       (c)       (d)

(1)      (iii)        (i)       (iv)       (ii)

(2)      (iii)        (ii)      (iv)       (i)

(3)      (ii)        (iii)      (i)        (iv)

(4)      (iv)        (i)      (iii)       (ii)

Ans: (1)

 

9. Read Assertion (A) and Reason (R) and answer by using the codes given below :

Assertion (A) : Administrative law is a law, but it is not law in the lawyer’s sense of the term like property or contract law.

Reason (R) : In India, Administrative law, is a combination of judicial precedents and statutes.

Codes :

(1) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is correct explanation of (A).

(2) Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not correct explanation of (A).

(3) (A) is true, but (R) is false.

(4) (A) is false, but (R) is true.

Ans: (1)

 

10. In which of the following cases doctrine of necessity was applied by the Supreme Court ?

Answer by using the codes below :

(a) Election Commission of India v/s. Dr. Subramaniam Swamy.

(b) Ashok Kumar Yadav v/s. State of Haryana.

(c) Institute of Charted Accountants of India v/s. L.K. Ratna.

(d) Amarnath Chowdhary v/s. Braithwaite.

Codes :

(1) (a) and (b) only

(2) (c) and (d) only

(3) (a), (b) and (c) only

(4) (a), (b), (c) and (d) all

Ans: (1)

 

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