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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - For a witness to be declared hostile, there should be some material to show that he made a statement or had done an act in support of the case of the party calling him as a witness at any earlier point of time and is speaking contrary to that statement or act...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - A witness cannot be declared hostile unless he is resiling from his earlier statement - Merely because one part of a statement is not favourable to the party calling him, will not warrant an inference that he is suppressing truth - Court has to exercise its power carefully before..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154, 137, 138-- A witness cannot be summoned for the purpose of cross examination only - In absence of any chief examination, a witness cannot be subjected to cross examination directly - For operation of Section 154 of the Act earlier provisions of Sections 137 & 138 of the Act have to be followed and a combined..........

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