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Interview Questions For Judicial Service Aspirants

Q. 1. When did Information Technology Act come into force?
Ans. 17th October, 2000.

Q.2 Define ‘Uterine Blood’?
Ans. Two persons are related to each other by uterine blood when they are descended from common ancestress but by different husbands.

Q.3. What is Quo Warranto?
Ans. The appropriate writ issued by the Supreme Court to quash the appointment of a person from a public office.

Q.4. Define Vicarious Liability?
Ans. A person is held liable for the act/omission/tort of any other person.

Q.5. In which case did the Supreme Court hold that the ‘Preamble is not a part of the Constitution’?
Ans. Re Berubari case.

Q.6. In which case has the Supreme Court held that Right to Privacy is a Fundamental Right?
Ans. Justice KS Puttaswamy v. Union of India & others.

Q.7. Who decides as to whether a Bill is a Money Bill or not in case of Union Legislature?
Ans. Speaker of the Lok Sabha

Q.8. Under which section of the CrPC is ‘Cognizable Offence’ defined?
Ans. Section 2(c) of Cr.PC

Q.9. Define Misrepresentation?
Ans. When a person making a false statement believes it to be true and does not intend to mislead the other party to the contract, this is known as misrepresentation.

Q.10. By which amendment were the words “Secular” and “Socialist” inserted in the Preamble of the Constitution of India?
Ans. 42nd Amendment.

Q.11. What is Misjoinder?
Ans. When unnecessary persons are joined as parties to the civil suit.

Q.12. For what duration shall the caveat remain in force from the date of its lodging?
Ans. Ninety days.

Q.13. On which ground may the second appeal be preferred in the High Court?
Ans. Substantial Question of Law.

Q.14. Which question can be asked in Cross Examination?
Ans. Leading Question.

Q. 15. What is the exception to the rule of Res Judicata?
Ans. Writ of Habeas Corpus.


NOTE: The answers are suggestive. Kindly verify from the basic documents, judgments, gazette notifications or recommended textbooks in case of doubts. Answers given by the author herein are his own personal views and neither the publisher nor the author holds any responsibility for any mistake that may have inadvertently crept in.

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