Sherlock, Sherlock Holmes

My Lord, Supreme Court Quotations of Sherlock Holmes?


After all, an ordinary purchaser is not gifted with the powers of observation of a Sherlock Holmes.” [Parle Products, (1972) 1 SCC 618]

My Lord, High Court Quotations of Sherlock Holmes?


It would not require the penetrating intelligence of a Sherlock Holmes to realize in what cases permission would be granted and in what cases it would not be granted.” [N.P. Nathwani, 1976 (78) BOM LR 1]

“‘Elementary’, tells the C.B.I. in the manner reminiscent of Sherlock Holmes.” [P.V. Narsimha Rao, 68 (1997) DLT 553]

It is in such circumstances that one remembers characters like Sherlock Holmes and their devotion and honesty of purpose as true investigators.” [Chhotey, 2013 (80) ACC 761]

Is there any other point to which you would wish to draw my attention? To the curious incident of the dog in the night-time. The dog did nothing in the night-time. That was the curious incident!” [Sanjay Mohan, 2013 (3) ALJ 349]

This case is more than a Sherlock Holmes thriller. Suddenly a Police Constable in Puducherry went missing.” [Sathish, High Court of Judicature at Madras, 2017]