A decision rendered without jurisdiction being a nullity, the principle of res judicata shall not apply (Section 11 of the CPC, 1908)

  • Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh and Ors. vs. L.V.A. Dixitulu, [1979] 1 SCR 26 (Supreme Court, 1978)
  • Ashok Leyland Ltd. v. State of Tamil Nadu and Anr., (2004)3SCC1 (Supreme Court, 2004)
  • Raju Ramsing Vasave vs. Mahesh Deorao Bhivapurkar and Ors., (2008) 2 SCC (LS) 802 (Supreme Court, 2008