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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139-- Dishonour of cheque - Presumption - Includes the existence of a legally enforceable debt or liability - Presumption is a rebuttable presumption - It is open to accused to raise a defence wherein the existence of a legally enforceable debt or liability can be contested - If accused is able to raise..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4- - Dowry death - Demand of dowry - Deceased committed suicide by setting herself on fire within 11 months of her marriage - Altercation between accused and deceased started three months before the incident when there was no indication of deceased becoming pregnant after marriage - Evidence on record..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 145-- Dishonour of cheque - Evidence on affidavit - Accused himself permitted to tender his examination-in-chief by way of an affidavit thus he is not entitled to question the same afterwards - Moreover, accused failed to demonstrate as to the prejudice that is caused on account of procedure that is..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Identification of accused - Child witness - Trial court concluded that dock identification of accused by minor victim is untrustworthy as she did not state anything about rape or identity of accused - Minor victim was not given a chance to state anything about incident of rape and identification..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Child witness - Competency - It is necessary to ascertain as to whether the witness had a memory sufficient to retain an independent recollection of occurrence, capacity to understanding simple questions about it and capacity to express his/her memory of occurrence - An assessment by Court of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Child witness - Reliability - Testimony of child witness cannot be rejected per se, but Court as a rule of prudence is required to consider such evidence with close scrutiny and if convinced about quality thereto and reliability of child witness, conviction can be based on his testimony...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 115, , Rule 17- - Estoppel - National Savings Certificate (NSC) issued to appellant in contravention of R.17 of Rules 1981 - No fraudulent representation was ever made to appellant nor the respondent willfully induced appellant to invest in NSC - It was appellant's individual decision to purchase NSC - Rule of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 92-- Written contract - Normally contents of a written contract cannot be permitted to be varied by setting up some oral contract...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 112-- DNA test of terminally ill person can be conducted to determine the issue of paternity...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce - Petition by husband - Grounds of cruelty and mental disorder of wife - No material on file - Simple allegation is not enough to prove factum of cruelty - No medical evidence that wife has been suffering from any kind of mental disorder - Levelling of bare allegations against wife calling..........

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