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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Will-- Attesting witness - Putting signature before testatrix put her thumb impression - Such a witness does not answer the requirement of an attesting witness...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Will-- Execution - Proof - Will not read over and explained - A certificate to that effect in ordinary course is required to be given by the scribe - Scribe of Will cannot be relied...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Will-- Attest - 'Animus attestandi' is a necessary ingredient for proving the attestation - The essential conditions of valid attestation are (i) two or more witnesses have seen the executant sign the instrument (ii) each of them has signed the instrument in presence of the executant...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Will-- Suspicious circumstances - Will in favour of complete stranger - No evidence how stranger came close to testatrix - Original will not produced - No effort made to compare the thumb impression appearing on the Xerox Copy with the thumb impression appearing on other admitted documents - Will, held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Cross examination of one's own witness - Effect of statement in examination-in-chief cannot be ignored...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Will-- Attesting witnesses - Sub Registrar - Not an attesting witness - If a person puts his signature in a document only in discharge of his statutory duty, he cannot be treated to be an attesting witness...........

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