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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Agreement to sell -- Specific performance - Plaintiff found not entitled to decree of specific performance - Earnest money of Rs.5,000/- paid in 1980 - Ends of justice would be met if some compensation is paid over and above return of earnest money - Plaintiff to pay a sum of Rs.5 lakhs in lieu of return of earnest..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 151, Order 15, Rule 5-- Striking of defence - Recall of order - Defendant/tenant completely negligent in complying with provision of O.15.R.5 CPC, as he failed to pay monthly rent regularly - Even, defendant was negligent in depositing the amount and interest even after filing of application U.O.15.R.5 CPC and deposited..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 325, 449, 149, 148-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Plea of mistaken identity of accused - Eye witness/PW8 stated that he had seen A-6 and other accused earlier when they had been identified to him - A-3, A-4 and A-5 were arrested on same day, though A-6 was arrested subsequently - Recovery of weapons was also made due..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2)-- Default bail - Granted subject to deposit of Rs.5 lakhs - Right to be released u/s 167(2) Cr.P.C. is an indefeasible right and such a right cannot be extinguished by imposition of onerous conditions - Condition to deposit Rs.5 lakhs set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 12-- Deficiency in service - Contract for development of Villa - Delay of 5 years in delivery of possession of villa - Even though villa is ready for occupation now, but delay of almost 5 years is a crucial factor - Respondents justified in seeking refund of deposited amount with reasonable interest -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Only evidence against accused is last seen by PW4 at 2 pm and by PW5 at 5 pm and later in night, accused with gunny bag on her scooty - Such evidence does not complete chain of circumstances so as to maintain conviction of accused for an..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 142-- Compensation - Death of person in custody of army - Specific finding recorded by District & Sessions Judge and even by High Court that there is violation of Art.21 of Constitution - Prima facie finding against appellants regarding death of deceased - High Court awarded Rs.3 lakhs which is on a..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376(2), 307, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5, 6-- Kidnapping, rape and attempt to murder of 3-1/2 years old minor girl - Accused was not named in FIR, as he was not known to victim or complainant - Nobody seen accused committing crime, nor he could be got identified from victim being of tender age - However, guilt of accused established from DNA..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Government of West Bengal School Service Commission (Selection of Persons for Appointment to Post of Teachers) Rules, 2007, Rule 5-- Posts of Assistant Teacher of Arabic - Additional essential qualification - Language option - Respondent applied for the post in a Bengali medium School in format prescribed - However, respondent was educated outside the State of West Bengal and he did not have Bengali as a Subject either at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Kidnapping of 5-6 years old boy for ransom - Failure of police to recover dead body is not much of consequence in the absence of any explanation by accused both with regard to victim last being seen with him coupled with recovery from his house of belongings of deceased - Accused rightly..........

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