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GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 138-- Cross-examination - `Relevant facts' in cross-examination must necessarily have a wider meaning then the term when applied to examination-in-chief...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 315, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Dowry death - Death by hanging - Demand of dowry - Deceased died within 3 years and 8 months of her marriage in unnatural circumstance - Ante mortem injuries correspond to averment of causing murder by hanging - Deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment and was even physically assaulted..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 138, 146, 148-- Cross-examination - Irrelevant questions - Court has a discretion to decide whether witness has to be compelled to answer such questions or not - Decision of Court must reach either of these two results - Parameter to exercise said discretion is enumerated in S.148 of the Act...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(ii)(c), 35-- Appeal against conviction - Recovery of 95 kg and 450 gms ganja from rickshaw van - Conscious possession - There is no dispute that accused was carrying contraband in rickshaw van driven and occupied by them, therefore, these circumstances lead to conclusion that accused were in conscious..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 138, 146-- Credit including character of a witness is a relevant factor to be taken into account by every Court - S.146(3) permit a cross-examiner to put questions which will not only shake the credit of a witness, but which will also expose his ethical and moral behaviour which may ultimately weigh with the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Extra-marital affair - Where a person with whom wife is having illicit relations, has not been impleaded as a party, allegation of an extra-martial affair cannot be considered as it negates the pleadings and evidence based upon an extra-marital affairs...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Deceased died due to homicidal injuries caused by accused persons - Evidence on record that act committed by accused was without intention of murder, without use of any formal weapon and without any pre-planning - Accused willfully caused injuries to deceased without properly..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Accused contended that cheque issued as a security cheque - However, said plea was rightly negated by Courts below on appreciation of evidence on record - More so, accused could not dispute the fact that cheque leaf was from the cheque book issued to him by bank - There is..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 17, Registration Act, 1908, Section 17-- Admission - Transfer of interest in immovable property cannot pass by admission...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce - Mere act of wife leveling grave allegations of illicit relationship, in written statement, may amount to cruelty, but it is necessary that an issue be framed and evidence be led before arriving at conclusion that these allegations stand proved and amount to cruelty resulting in grant of..........

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