Judicial Dictionary - R

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RaiyatThe term raiyat originates from an Arabic word raiyat [from ra'a] meaning etymologically, 'a herd at...565
RapeRape apart from being a dehumanizing act is an unlawful intrusion on the right of privacy and sanctity...544
Reasonable groundsA court acts under section 344 of the Code of Criminal Procedure upon reasonable grounds. What constitute...445
RecordA written account of all the acts and proceedings in a lawsuit. A written memorial made by a public officer...494
Record-of-RightsEntries in record of rights maintained in official course of business are relevant piece of evidence....528
RedemptionRedemption as general term meaning to set loose or release a person from bondage Redemption is the right...501
Remedial enactmentA "remedial enactment" is one which improves and facilitates remedy al­ready existing for the enforcement...411
RentRent has been defined in Article 3(37) of the Basic Democracies Order in the follo­wing words: "3. (37)...398
Res JudicataRes judicata (derived from "res iudicata", Latin for "a thing decided"), more commonly res judicata in...498
Resident'Resident' ordinarily means inhabi­tant of a place; it may be permanent or it may be temporary. Temporary...450