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Gama & Another v State of Uttar Pradesh (India)

Geographic relevance: India

Language: English

Data type: Legal citations

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An Indian court found that the principle of res judicata (i.e. the rule that the same case cannot be heard twice) does not apply to bail application. For that reason, the accused could make a second application to the same court without any new evidence.

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