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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2020
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 394-- Appeal - On death of accused appeal does not abate when there is composite sentence of imprisonment and fine - Appeal has to be treated as appeal against fine - An opportunity should be given to legal heirs of accused to make their submissions against the sentence of fine, which fine could be..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Clean hands -- Person who seeks equity must come with clean hands - He who comes to Court with false claims, cannot plead equity nor Court would be justified to exercise equity jurisdiction in his favour...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Condonation of delay - Delay of more than 534 days in filing appeal against decree passed in Counter claim - Respondent has not approached Court with clean hands as he suppressed material facts, that too, deliberately and intentionally and thereby tried to gain an unfair advantage from the Court,..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139-- Dishonour of cheque - Loan - Cheque issued - Nothing taken in writing as accused was known to complainant and had also earlier taken loan and returned the same - Signature on cheque not disputed - In statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C. accused has not given any satisfactory expalanton as to how cheque..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dying declaration - Merely because thumb impression of deceased is not taken on dying declaration, same is not fatal to prosecution case, particularly when both the hands of deceased were burnt and due to that her thumb impression could not be taken...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226-- Direction for CBI investigation - Death of person in custody of army - Deceased was allegedly picked up from the house of one person by army personnel at night - He was in custody of Army since time of his picking up by army till time of production of dead body and handing over the same to police..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 34-- Abetment of suicide - Common intention - Parties were related to each other - Deceased committed suicide with hanging by neck - A-1 continuously addressed or called deceased girl as his wife - Utterance was not merely of teasing but of demanding and destroying of esteem of young girl whose..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Law -- Joint Family Property or co-parcenary property - Plaintiff contended that property in question purchased in the joint names of defendants from funds of co-parcenary property in the hands of father of defendants - However, defendant No.2 never stated that sale consideration in respect of land..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 23, Rule 3-- Compromise - Joint family property - Property inherited from father by his sons becomes joint family property in the hands of sons - Sons sold the property to defendant with clause of re-conveyance in the event of further sale - Property further sold by defendant - If subject property stands..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 151, Order 21, Rule 97, 101-- Re-adjudication of rights of parties - Partition suit - Application for re-adjudication of rights sought by petitioner who is party to decree on the ground that property vested in a widow goes to her hands by divestation, as she contracted second marriage - However, no widow can be deprived of..........

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