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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Haryana Panchayati Raj Act, 1994, Section 176, Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5, 14-- Election petition - Election was held on 24.01.2016 and results was also declared on same day - Limitation to file election petition is 30 days - Writ petition was filed within period of limitation i.e. 11.02.2016 which was disposed of to avail statutory remedy on 15.02.2016 - Election petition..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 9, Rule 13-- Condonation of delay - Ex parte decree - Setting aside - Petitioner has knowledge of proceedings of suit and decree from the very inception, as the petitioner's son contested the suit and both of them contested the other suit jointly through same Advocate - Moreover, delay is not so small but of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 17(1), 17(2), 17(4)-- Urgency clause - Ss.17(1), 17(2) of the Act vest power and jurisdiction in State to take possession of land even prior to passing of award - However, if provision of S.17(4) of the Act is invoked, it enables the State to take such possession even by dispensing with requirement of opportunity..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 375-- Rape - Victim below 12 year of age - Semen was found on victim undergarment, wearing apparels as well as the undergarment of accused and penile swad of accused - No further evidence is required to establish that the offence was indeed commited by the accused - Conviction upheld...........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 375-- Rape - Victim below 12 year of age - Slightest degree of penetration of vulval by penis with or without emission of semen is sufficient to constitute the offence - Conviction upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 4, 5, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 26-- Special Judge appointed not only to deal with cases of PC Act but also other cases relating to NRHM (National Rural Health Mission Scam) - Special Judge alone could deal with cases under PC Act, however, non PC Act cases could also be allowed to be tried by Special Judge u/s 26 Cr.P.C. when object..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Condonation of delay - Delay of six and half months in filling appeal - Plea taken by petitioner that delay has occurred as his wife was ill is not substantiated from any evidence - Suit for eviction decreed on 26.08.2014 and petitioner could not point out any document with respect to treatment of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Condonation of delay - Delay of six and half months in filling appeal - Petitioner was tenant in premises and petitioner was in arrears of rent which were not paid during pendency of rent petition - Suit for recovery against petitioner was decreed and petitioner has preferred appeal against..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Himachal Pradesh Tenancy and Land Reforms Act, 1972, Section 5-- Eviction - U, authorized occupant - Plea of Adverse possession - Not available to petitioner, who admittedly after filing his reply to show cause did not choose to contest eviction proceedings but gave an undertaking to vacate premises of his own violation - Plea rejected...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Himachal Pradesh Tenancy and Land Reforms Act, 1972, Section 5-- Eviction - U, authorized occupant - Petitioner who himself undertook to vacate the premises, cannot complain that no opportunity had been offered to him to defend his case - Petitioner rightly evicted...........

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