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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21(c), 32B-- Recovery of 609.6 gms heroin - Quantum of sentence - Recovery effected is much higher than commercial quantity - Punishment higher than minimum is thus, justified - Punishment awarded by trial Court of a sentence higher than minimum relying on quantity of substance cannot be faulted - However,..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Refusal of cohabitation by wife after 16 years of marriage cannot be considered as one of ground for dissolution of marriage and a ground of cruelty, particularly when marriage was consummated earlier and due to said wedlock a girl child was born, as this is a natural..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397-- Revision - High Court dismissed revision petition on the ground that there are concurrent powers of revision vested with both High Court and Sessions Court, thus petitioner has to approach Sessions Court first - However, keeping in view the fact that matter is pending for the last 16 years, it is..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Will-- Execution - Will executed 16 days prior to death of testator - Will cannot be discarded merely for this reason in the absence of evidence that Will was forged...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, Section 15, 16-- Arbitrator - Removal - Allegations of bias - Not a ground for removal of an arbitrator...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, Section 15, 16-- Arbitrator - Removal - Appointment of former employee of State as arbitrator - Objection - Act does not disqualify a former employee of State over 10 years ago from acting as an arbitrator, provided that there are no justifiable doubts as to his independence and impartiality - Even otherwise,..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 15, 16-- Property of Hindu female dying intestate - Order of succession under Class-I and Class-II of the Act will not be applicable in case of Hindu female dying intestate - Ingredients as provided u/ss 15, 16 of the Act would operate...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Court Fees Act, 1870, Section 16, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 89-- Refund of Court fee - Settlement of dispute - S.16 of the Act, can be made applicable only when parties are able to reach a settlement after a reference to ADR u/s 89 CPC...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Court Fees Act, 1870, Section 16, 16A, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 89-- Refund of Court fee - Settlement of dispute - Case incorporates elements referable to both Ss.16, 16-A of the Act - Parties were referred to mediation and it was successful and parties arrived at a settlement, which was incorporated in a decree - Since conditions of S.16 of the Act satisfied,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Service-- Compassionate appointment - Child born from second marriage during subsistence of first marriage - Child is legitimate as per S.16 of Hindu Marriage Act - Child cannot be excluded from seeking benefit of compassionate appointment. (Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, S.16)..........

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