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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1B)(a)-- Recovery of country made pistol loaded with live cartridges and two other live cartridges - Not a case of accused that he has a licence for possession of country made pistol - Possession of country made pistol without licence is punishable u/s 25(1B)(a) of the Act - Sentence modified to the period..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(C), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 477A-- Misappropriation of public money - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence was of the year 1992-94 - Considering passage of time and facts and circumstance of case, sentence of imprisonment imposed on accused reduced to three years u/s 409 IPC - However, conviction u/ss 13(1)(c), 13(2) of P.C Act and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007, Section 23, Delhi Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens (Amendment) Rules, 2017, Rule 22(3)(1)(i)-- Eviction petition - Plea of ancestral property taken by daughter-in-law - Plea rejected, as S.22(3)(1)(i) of Rules 2017 stipulates that senior citizen or a parent can make an application to Concerned authority for eviction of his son, daughter or legal heir from his property of any kind whether..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 56, 57, 41(1)(ba), 167, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 22(1), (2)-- Transit remand - Non-compliance with mandatory provisions - In absence of remand order, detention of petitioner which exceeded 24 hours, is untenable in law - In present case, case diary was written in Marathi and its translated version was not available - Magistrate failed to comprehend as to..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Registration Act, 1908, Section 17(1)(g)-- Power of Attorney - Registration - Petitioner is brother of executant of power of attorney - Mandate of compulsory registration as per S.17(1)(g) of the Act will not apply, as power of attorney is the brother of executant...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 41(1)(ba), 167-- Transit remand - Provision of S.41(1)(ba) Cr.P.C. requires Magistrate that remand is being sought because of the reasonable suspicion that person arrested has committed a cognizable offence punishable with an imprisonment for a term exceeding seven years and that investigating has `credible..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Registration Act, 1908, Section 32, 33-- Power of Attorney - Registration - Where actual executant of sale deed and presenter is power of attorney, then provisions of S.32(a) of the Act will get attracted - Provision contained in S.33(1)(a) of the Act requiring authentication of said power of attorney before Registrar/Sub Registrar..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Will-- Suspicious circumstance - Signatures of testator - Appellate Court compared the signatures of testator on Will with his standard signatures, taken from bank account of testator, which was opened much prior to execution of Will - Testator kept serving and died at the age of 84 and Will was executed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Law-- Benaras School of Mitakshara Law as modified by custom is to be applied in the State of Punjab at the relevant time - Alienation of property by way of gift by mother in favour of three daughters - Alienation made in 1951 in which all the three daughters were given equal shares in property by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, Section 34, Limitation Act, 1963, Section 17-- Applicability of S.17 of Limitation Act to Arbitral award - A party can challenge an award as soon as it receives award u/s 34 of Arbitration Act - Once award is received a party has knowledge of award and limitation period commences - Objecting party therefore, precluded from invoking S.17(1)(b),..........

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