Res judicata says the matter cannot be raised again, either in the same court or in a different court.
A court will use res judicata to deny reconsideration of a matter.
Res judicata in various countries
- Section 7 of Kenyan Civil Procedure Act deals with Res judicata
Recent Cases / Related Cases / Case Law
- Kamlapat Motilal vs Commissioner of Income-tax, (1950) 18 ITR 812: It is not possible to apply the principles of Res judicta to the order of a tribunal.