Q 411. What is meant by the term penalty?


Ans. The  word  “penalty”  has  not  been  defined  in  the MGL but judicial pronouncements and principles of jurisprudence have laid down the nature of a penalty as: a temporary  punishment or a sum of money imposed by statute, to be paid as punishment for the commission of a certain offence; a punishment imposed by law…

This content is for annual and Semi Annual members only.

Log In Register