Q. 74.5( 6 Votes )

Under what circumstances civil and criminal cases can be heard in Supreme Court as an appeal?

Answer :

The Supreme Court hears the civil cases on an appeal when the High court certifies that the particular case involves the question of law that is of general importance and the question needs to be decided by the Supreme Court.

The Supreme Court hears cases of criminal matters on appeal if the high court has reversed an order of an accused person and sentenced him to death and if certifies that the case is fit for appeal to the Supreme Court.

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