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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Dowry death - Demand of colour television about 2-1/2 months earlier - This is not demand for dowry immediately before death - Demand of colour television can be a form of cruelty punishable u/s 498-A IPC - Presumption under S.113 Evidence Act applies - Act of appellant would be punishable u/s 306..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34, 323, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357-- Attempt to murder - Both hands amputated - Accused sentenced to 10 years rigorous imprisonment - High Court reduced sentence of second appellant from ten years to seven years - High Court further directed appellant No.1 to pay Rs.1 lac and second appellant to pay Rs.50,000/- as compensation to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Adverse possession-- Plea of - Adverse possession is a question of fact and the same has to be specifically pleaded and proved - In absence of specific plea and issue and evidence, finding of Court on the point cannot be sustained. (Limitation Act, 1963, Arts.64, 65, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, O.6.Rr.1, 2)...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 6, 9, 10-- Dowry Prohibition (Maintenance of Lists of Presents to the Bride and Bridegroom) Rules, 1985, Rules 2 & 3 - Implementation of provisions of Sections 3 and 4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Central and State Govts. directed to take more effective steps to implement the provisions of Dowry Prohibition..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 468, 471, 465-- Reduction in sentence - Forgery to gain benefit of Rs.300/- only - Conviction - Accused faced trial for 13 years - Sentence reduced from 2 years to already undergone i.e. 4 months...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(k), 49(1)-- Juvenile - Age - Determination - Age cannot be determined by observing physical built-up - Physical built up and height depends not only on the family but also on the diet etc. - Mere presuming age on the basis of mere looks at time are deceptive and cannot furnish the criteria to determine the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(k), 49(1)-- Juvenile - Age - Determination - Enquiry - To determine age Court is to make an enquiry and record evidence (but not an affidavit) - Court brushed aside marks sheet as there was a little difference in spelling of father's name - Not proper - This could be ascertained only by examining parents,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 2(11)-- Decree in favour of dead person - Not a nullity - Decree against a dead person may be nullity but same principle is not applicable when the decree is in favour of a dead person...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- Demand of Rs.20,000/- and a golden ring at the time of Chhuchak ceremony (Chhuchak is a ceremony which is performed in northern India at the time of birth of a child and some amounts/gifts are paid by the brothers/parents of the wife to the husband and his family members) - Such kind of payment or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 1, Rule 10-- Suit for specific performance of agreement to sell - Addition of a necessary party - Person who claims adversely to the claim of a vendor is not a necessary party - Two tests to determine as to who is a necessary party in such a suit are: (a) there must be a right to some relief against such party..........

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