Judicial Dictionary

The Courts of Law are there in democratic countries to find out the true intention of the legislature and the meaning of the statutes. In case of Bangladesh, pre-dominantly it is the House of Nation i.e. Jatya Shangshad which enacts primary legislations. Besides, the President of Bangladesh and some other authorities have the law making power by way of Ordinance and Subordinate and delegated legislation. In this section, we have tried to include some words of Bangladeshi Laws which were defined or interpreted by the Supreme Court of Bangladesh while deciding a case before them.

Judicial Dictionary

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Bainama A certificate of sale granted by court after confirmation; A written agreement to sell a thing accompanied...1576
Bainama A certificate of sale granted by court after confirmation; A written agreement to sell a thing accompanied...1548
Balance sheetThe balance sheet shows the profit and loss account or reserves at a reduced figure and the issued capital...719
BankruptAn individual who has been adjudged bankrupt and, in relation to a bankruptcy order it means the individual...1042
Barga ContractAn agreement by which the cultivator engages to pay the landlord half the produce, the latter providing...1261
Benami TransactionAny transaction in which property is transferred to one person for a consideration paid or provided by...3122
BeneficiaryBeneficiary is one who is beneficially entitled to, or interested in property; that is, entitled to it...1369
Benefit of DoubtThe advantage derived from doubt about guilt, a possible error or the weight of the evidence. In a criminal...1025
Best evidenceBest evidence connotes primary evidence; the best evidence available. Evidence short of this is "secondary....1054
BiasIn Franklin, Minister of Town Planning (1948 A.C. 187) Lord Thankerton said that the proper significance...260