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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 16, 6, 10, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 506-- Abetment of offence - Sexual assault on minor by her own grandfather - Petitioner/grandmother of victim was present in house and was made aware by victim that hurt was caused by accused, which statement was neither looked at nor heeded to - Memo of confession as available on police file, is prima..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Stamp Act, 1899, Section 2(16)(c), Article 35-- Schedule I - Lease - Stamp duty - Right to collect tools (fees) called "Tehbazari" let by Corporation to person concerned squarely attracts S.2(16)(c) of the Act and partakes the character of "lease" and is accordingly chargeable to payment of Stamp duty as per rates specified in Art.35 of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Stamp Act, 1899, Section 2(16)(c), Transfer of Property Act, 1882, Section 105-- Lease - Expression "Lease" under Stamp Act has a wider meaning as compared to its original meaning contained in S.105 of T.P. Act, in view of use of expression "and includes also" in S.2(16) of Stamp Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Accident occurred on account of negligent driving of offending vehicle - Deceased was 34 years of age at the time of accident and left behind 4 dependents in his family - Notional income of deceased rightly taken as Rs.5000 p.m - Tribunal rightly applied deduction..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 16(4), 16(4A), 16(4B), 145(3), 341, 342-- Reservation for SC/ST - Further question were raised about application of principle of creamy layer in situations of competing claims with same races, communities, groups or parts thereof of SC/ST notified by President u/Art.341 and 342 of Constitution of India - Reference to Constitution Bench..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 306, 323-- Rape - Determination of age of deceased - Doctor who conducted post mortem opined that deceased was having public hair and hair in arm pits are well grown, which is possible between 16-17 years and 19-20 years - Trial Court on the basis of oral evidence and medical opinion opined that deceased was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Service-- Promotion - Post of forester - Educational qualification - Limited Departmental Competitive Examination (LDCE) held for selection for promotion from entire lot of forest Guards irrespective of seniority but subject to minimum 5 years of service - In that situation introducing additional..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10(iii), (iv)-- Customary adoption - Adoption made as per customary law of Punjab, as admitted by parties - Custom was fully legal and valid - Even otherwise, as per registered adoption deed, adoption was also in accordance with the Act, as adoption made when adoptee was only 9 or 10 years of age - Adoption deed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal trial-- Discrepant evidence of PW-16 and his unnatural conduct, which reveals that prosecution tried to suppress the genesis of incident - Evidence of PW-16 cannot be relied upon...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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East Punjab Holdings (Consolidation and Prevention of Fragmentation) Act, 2007, Section 42A, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 13, 14, 16, 19, 21, 31A-- Amendment u/s 42-A of the Act - Striking of - Amendment u/s 42-A of the Act states that management and control of jumla mustarka malkan land vests with gram panchayat and shall be utilized and continue to be utilized for common purpose - As per Mahatam Singh and Ors. Vs State of Punjab and Ors. it..........

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