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Legal Current Affairs Questions for Judiciary Exams

Author : Palak Khanna

March 30, 2022

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When you're going through Legal Current Affair questions, remember that you are preparing for both your prelims and interview rounds. Therefore, it is essential to keep yourself updated with the latest news across the globe! 

Make sure you subscribe to relevant news youtube channels, follow news related pages on social networking apps, start using social news websites. Although it sounds old school; reading content in the newspaper or magazines helps you remember the topics for a longer time than reading online.  

When preparing Legal Current Affairs Questions make sure you cover both national and international issues.

The following are some of the important current affairs topics for civil judge exam:

  • Latest amendments by the government
  • Any news about law which is disposed or omitted
  • India's national and international issues
  • Newly framed committees
  • Reviews from Judicial officers
  • Latest appointments in judicial services
  • Landmark cases

If you looking to solve sample questions, here's a guide offering questions and advice from our experts to help you ace your preparations angel

Current Legal Knowledge Updates for Judiciary Exams

It is important to know the latest developments happening in the country in terms of legal issues, as these questions will appear in prelims and your interviewer will throw several questions at you in the last round. 

Here is the list of the latest Legal Current Affairs that you need to be aware of to enhance your Judiciary Exam Preparation

  • NTPC will begin commercial operation of 74 MW capacity at Fatehgarh solar project from midnight of March 4 2022. 
  • With the latest Russo - Ukraine war, NATO's chief Stoltenberg says no-fly zone over Ukraine.
  • The government has incorporated new rules under the “Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Act, 2021, which was passed in March 2021. Judgment was given by Supreme Court - Dowry Deaths: Section 304B of IPC
  • Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Rules, 2021 Under the new rules, the gestational limit for termination of pregnancy has been increased from 20 to 24 weeks for exceptional categories of women in India.
  • The Telangana State Election Commission has planned to conduct a dry run of a “Mobile-Based e-voting system”.

Download Free Study Material for Judiciary Exams by Judiciary Gold

  • According to the Ministry of Home Affairs, Central Government inked a ceasefire agreement with the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN) Khaplang (K), led by Nikki Sumi.
  • The Madras High Court (HC) has set aside the 2018 notification of the Central government that had fixed a speed of 120 km/ hour as the limit on highways and expressways. 
  • Ministry of Civil Aviation released an “interactive digital airspace map” for flying drones, that demarcates areas into different zones for flying drones across India.

Legal Current Affairs Questions for Judiciary Exams

To help have an idea about the type of questions asked in the upcoming judiciary exams, we have provided a few sample questions that are curated from the previous year's Judiciary exam question papers.

Practising these questions will help you understand the difficulty level and also increase your speed in the final exam. See if you can answer them! 

Q. US Supreme Court has held that there is no bar in registering generic ____ as a trademark?

  1. Industrial oil and greases
  2. Surgical, medical, dental and veterinary apparatus and instruments
  3. Telecommunication
  4. Uniform Resource Locator

Q. In Enrica Lexie Incident, the case was taken by Italy to the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, Which is formed under ______?

  1. United Nations Convention for the Law of the Sea
  2. Law of Sea Convention
  3. Law of the Sea treaty
  4. All of the above

Read more: Short tricks to write judgement writing answers in the Judiciary Exams

Q. Which court has held that there is no absolute immunity for the president from the investigation; and has allowed access to tax records?

  1. US Supreme Court
  2. Indian Supreme Court
  3. Hong Kong High Court
  4. None of the above

Q. Which court has held that Muslim women Act provisions are not applicable against in-laws?

  1. Supreme Court
  2. Bombay High Court
  3. Delhi High Court
  4. Madhya Pradesh High Court

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Q. Which State's High Court Legal Services Committee has conducted the first E-Lok Adalat to settle 2270 cases via video conferencing?

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Chattisgarh
  3. Karnataka
  4. Kerala

Q. Which of the following ordinance (infamously known as 'Name and Shame' Ordinance) by Uttar Pradesh Government has been challenged against in Allahabad High Court?

  1. Uttar Pradesh Public and Private Property Damages Recovery Ordinance, 2020
  2. Uttar Pradesh Public Health and Epidemic Diseases Control Ordinance, 2020
  3. Uttar Pradesh Prevention of Cow Slaughter (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020
  4. None of the Above

Q. Which of the following issues are dealt with in Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Rules, 2020 published by the Central Ministry of Social Justice recently?

  1. Application for the issue of certificate
  2. Procedure and issue of identity card
  3. Procedure for issue of a certificate of identity for change of gender
  4. All of the above

Q. Which state's High Court Legal Services Committee has conducted the first Virtual Lok Adalat?

  1. Delhi
  2. Tamil Nadu
  3. Telangana
  4. Karnataka

Read more: Short tricks to memorize bare acts for Judiciary Exams

Q. With which of the following issues did D.K. Basu v. State of West Bengal deal?

  1. Safeguards for arrested persons
  2. Safeguards for unorganized workers
  3. Safeguards against sexual exploitation
  4. Safeguards for children

Q. The age of retirement of a Judge of a High Court in India is

  1. 65
  2. 62
  3. 60
  4. 58

Q. Which High Court has held that Covid 19 test is not compulsory for all pregnant women before delivery?

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Bombay
  3. Delhi
  4. Calcutta

Q. Which High Court has unveiled its Domestic and International Arbitration Center?

  1. Chattishgarh
  2. Madhya Pradesh
  3. Kerala
  4. Bombay

Frequently Asked Questions

Subjects

Recommended Book(s)

Criminal Code of Procedure

Rv Kelkar

Indian Penal Code

KD Gaur, Ashok Jain (Dukki)

Indian Evidence Act

Batuk Lal, Ashok Jain (Dukki)

Civil Procedure Code

Ck Thakka (Takwani)

Indian Contract Act

Dr Avtar Singh, Rk Bangia

Sales of Goods Act

Mulla

Indian Partnership Act

Avtar Singh, Rk Bangia, Mulla

Specific Relief Act

Rk Bangia

Indian Limitation Act

Jd Jain (Bare Act)

Hindu Law

Dr Kusum, Dr P Saxena, Dukki

Muslim Law

Faizee, Dukki

Indian Registration Act

Jps Sirahi

Candidates must remember that after the prelims exam there will not be more time for preparation. So, it is better if you focus on the mains initially and proceed with preparation. Divide the subjects and study accordingly. 
It will help you to learn more about the test format and the difficulty level of the test. Also, you can improve your speed, performance, and knowledge about the type of topics asked in the exam.
Lucent GK is one of the best books for GK preparation for Judiciary Exams.
You can follow the expert preparation tips to enhance your preparation levels for the GK section. Also, you can solve previous year papers and mock tests to test your preparation levels.
  • Home
  • Legal Current Affair...

Legal Current Affairs Questions for Judiciary Exams

Author : Palak Khanna

Updated On : March 30, 2022

SHARE

When you're going through Legal Current Affair questions, remember that you are preparing for both your prelims and interview rounds. Therefore, it is essential to keep yourself updated with the latest news across the globe! 

Make sure you subscribe to relevant news youtube channels, follow news related pages on social networking apps, start using social news websites. Although it sounds old school; reading content in the newspaper or magazines helps you remember the topics for a longer time than reading online.  

When preparing Legal Current Affairs Questions make sure you cover both national and international issues.

The following are some of the important current affairs topics for civil judge exam:

  • Latest amendments by the government
  • Any news about law which is disposed or omitted
  • India's national and international issues
  • Newly framed committees
  • Reviews from Judicial officers
  • Latest appointments in judicial services
  • Landmark cases

If you looking to solve sample questions, here's a guide offering questions and advice from our experts to help you ace your preparations angel

Current Legal Knowledge Updates for Judiciary Exams

It is important to know the latest developments happening in the country in terms of legal issues, as these questions will appear in prelims and your interviewer will throw several questions at you in the last round. 

Here is the list of the latest Legal Current Affairs that you need to be aware of to enhance your Judiciary Exam Preparation

  • NTPC will begin commercial operation of 74 MW capacity at Fatehgarh solar project from midnight of March 4 2022. 
  • With the latest Russo - Ukraine war, NATO's chief Stoltenberg says no-fly zone over Ukraine.
  • The government has incorporated new rules under the “Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Act, 2021, which was passed in March 2021. Judgment was given by Supreme Court - Dowry Deaths: Section 304B of IPC
  • Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Rules, 2021 Under the new rules, the gestational limit for termination of pregnancy has been increased from 20 to 24 weeks for exceptional categories of women in India.
  • The Telangana State Election Commission has planned to conduct a dry run of a “Mobile-Based e-voting system”.

Download Free Study Material for Judiciary Exams by Judiciary Gold

  • According to the Ministry of Home Affairs, Central Government inked a ceasefire agreement with the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN) Khaplang (K), led by Nikki Sumi.
  • The Madras High Court (HC) has set aside the 2018 notification of the Central government that had fixed a speed of 120 km/ hour as the limit on highways and expressways. 
  • Ministry of Civil Aviation released an “interactive digital airspace map” for flying drones, that demarcates areas into different zones for flying drones across India.

Legal Current Affairs Questions for Judiciary Exams

To help have an idea about the type of questions asked in the upcoming judiciary exams, we have provided a few sample questions that are curated from the previous year's Judiciary exam question papers.

Practising these questions will help you understand the difficulty level and also increase your speed in the final exam. See if you can answer them! 

Q. US Supreme Court has held that there is no bar in registering generic ____ as a trademark?

  1. Industrial oil and greases
  2. Surgical, medical, dental and veterinary apparatus and instruments
  3. Telecommunication
  4. Uniform Resource Locator

Q. In Enrica Lexie Incident, the case was taken by Italy to the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, Which is formed under ______?

  1. United Nations Convention for the Law of the Sea
  2. Law of Sea Convention
  3. Law of the Sea treaty
  4. All of the above

Read more: Short tricks to write judgement writing answers in the Judiciary Exams

Q. Which court has held that there is no absolute immunity for the president from the investigation; and has allowed access to tax records?

  1. US Supreme Court
  2. Indian Supreme Court
  3. Hong Kong High Court
  4. None of the above

Q. Which court has held that Muslim women Act provisions are not applicable against in-laws?

  1. Supreme Court
  2. Bombay High Court
  3. Delhi High Court
  4. Madhya Pradesh High Court

Attempt More Questions on Current Legal Affairs

Q. Which State's High Court Legal Services Committee has conducted the first E-Lok Adalat to settle 2270 cases via video conferencing?

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Chattisgarh
  3. Karnataka
  4. Kerala

Q. Which of the following ordinance (infamously known as 'Name and Shame' Ordinance) by Uttar Pradesh Government has been challenged against in Allahabad High Court?

  1. Uttar Pradesh Public and Private Property Damages Recovery Ordinance, 2020
  2. Uttar Pradesh Public Health and Epidemic Diseases Control Ordinance, 2020
  3. Uttar Pradesh Prevention of Cow Slaughter (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020
  4. None of the Above

Q. Which of the following issues are dealt with in Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Rules, 2020 published by the Central Ministry of Social Justice recently?

  1. Application for the issue of certificate
  2. Procedure and issue of identity card
  3. Procedure for issue of a certificate of identity for change of gender
  4. All of the above

Q. Which state's High Court Legal Services Committee has conducted the first Virtual Lok Adalat?

  1. Delhi
  2. Tamil Nadu
  3. Telangana
  4. Karnataka

Read more: Short tricks to memorize bare acts for Judiciary Exams

Q. With which of the following issues did D.K. Basu v. State of West Bengal deal?

  1. Safeguards for arrested persons
  2. Safeguards for unorganized workers
  3. Safeguards against sexual exploitation
  4. Safeguards for children

Q. The age of retirement of a Judge of a High Court in India is

  1. 65
  2. 62
  3. 60
  4. 58

Q. Which High Court has held that Covid 19 test is not compulsory for all pregnant women before delivery?

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Bombay
  3. Delhi
  4. Calcutta

Q. Which High Court has unveiled its Domestic and International Arbitration Center?

  1. Chattishgarh
  2. Madhya Pradesh
  3. Kerala
  4. Bombay

Frequently Asked Questions

Subjects

Recommended Book(s)

Criminal Code of Procedure

Rv Kelkar

Indian Penal Code

KD Gaur, Ashok Jain (Dukki)

Indian Evidence Act

Batuk Lal, Ashok Jain (Dukki)

Civil Procedure Code

Ck Thakka (Takwani)

Indian Contract Act

Dr Avtar Singh, Rk Bangia

Sales of Goods Act

Mulla

Indian Partnership Act

Avtar Singh, Rk Bangia, Mulla

Specific Relief Act

Rk Bangia

Indian Limitation Act

Jd Jain (Bare Act)

Hindu Law

Dr Kusum, Dr P Saxena, Dukki

Muslim Law

Faizee, Dukki

Indian Registration Act

Jps Sirahi

Candidates must remember that after the prelims exam there will not be more time for preparation. So, it is better if you focus on the mains initially and proceed with preparation. Divide the subjects and study accordingly. 
It will help you to learn more about the test format and the difficulty level of the test. Also, you can improve your speed, performance, and knowledge about the type of topics asked in the exam.
Lucent GK is one of the best books for GK preparation for Judiciary Exams.
You can follow the expert preparation tips to enhance your preparation levels for the GK section. Also, you can solve previous year papers and mock tests to test your preparation levels.

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