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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(u), (w), 3(2)(vii)(As- - Offence u/ss 3(1)(u), (w), 3(2)(vii) of SC/ST Act - Whatsapp messages sent by accused to prosecutrix - Provisions in question inserted by Amendment Act of 2015 not applicable to case in hand, as Whatsapp messages sent prior to amendment Act of 2015 - Even otherwise, from content of Whatsapp..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Gunshot injury - Presence of A-2 is established by consistent evidence of eye witnesses - Admittedly, A-2 was armed with rifle and shared common intention acting in concert with A-1 (since dead) - I.O seized one .12 bore cartridge and one .12 bore empty cartridge from..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126(6)(b)(iii)-- Unauthorised use of electricity - Tampered meter - Use of energy through a tampered meter is included in definition of Unauthorised use of electricity - Authorities under the Act thus, empowered to make a provisional and final assessment by invoking power u/s 126(1) of the Act, even in cases where..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126, 154(5)-- Power conferred on authorities for making assessment u/s 126(1) of the Act and power to determine civil liability u/s 154(5) of the Act, cannot be said to be parallel to each other...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126-- Assessment u/s 126 of the Act - Strict proof like in criminal case is not necessary for assessing liability u/s 126(1) of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, 126-- Unauthorised use of electricity - Where there is no theft of energy amounting to unauthorised use of electricity, in such cases, no complaint of theft can be lodged as contemplated u/s 135 of the Act and it is always open for authorities to assess loss of energy by resorting to power u/s 126(1) of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161, 164, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Statement of prosecutrix (now dead) u/ss 161, 164 Cr.P.C - Statement itself is not admissible in evidence because statements u/ss 161, 164 Cr.P.C do not cover purview of S.32 Clause 1, 3 to 8 of Evidence Act - So far as S.32(2) of Evidence Act is concerned, statements are not available on record..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Loan transaction - Accused and complainant known to each other and accused borrowed loan of Rs.1 lakh from complainant - Complainant is income tax assessee - However, no document forthcoming from side of complainant to show that he had source of income and capacity to lend..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, 506, 452, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(X)-- Offence u/ss 323, 504, 506, 452 IPC and S.3(1)(X) of SC/ST Act - Complainant and his two witnesses were present on the spot at the time of occurrence - There is no exaggeration, material contradiction or embellishment in statement of all those three witnesses - Medical report is also in consonance..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of 1 Qtl. 20 kg chura poppy heads - Accused acquitted as : (i) Presence of DSP at the spot highly doubtful as this witness is not examined in Court and except for the recovery memo, he has not signed any other document; (ii) Presence of independent witness at the spot also doubtful; (iii)..........

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