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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Examination of witness - Admissibility of evidence and credibility of evidence are two different propositions of law - If a witness is deposing about a relevant fact, his or her evidence cannot be said to be inadmissible, if what he or she claims to have known and seen is within permissible limits..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 2(b)-- Civil contempt - Disobedience of order of High Court - Terms of settlement arrived at between parties not abided by wife and thus, violated the directions of High Court - Main dispute between husband and wife regarding custody of son - Both parties blaming each other for failure of settlement..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by husband - Actual probable reason for matrimonial discord between parties is one girl, but unfortunately neither party laid any foundation in their pleadings regarding said girl - Husband did not plead that wife started alleging against him that he was having some..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Related witness and interested witness - Difference - Term related is not equivalent to interested - Witness may be called interested only when he or she derives some benefit from result of a litigation in decree in a civil case or in seeing an accused person punished - A witness who is a natural..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6, 10-- Sexual assault of two minor girls by their step father - Plea of false implication - Accused stated that complainant/mother of victims planted a false case upon her as she wanted to live with someone else and he opposed the same - Complainant admitted her marriage with said person thereby lending..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Partition suit-- Claimed by daughters - Defendant contended that plaintiff no.2 was allotted 1/6th share as per Court order in 1972, therefore, she is not entitled to any share in suit property - However, evidence on record shows that said money was drawn by defendant no.1 as eldest male member of family - With..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 90-- Rape - Consent on pretext of marriage - Love affair between parties - Prosecutrix was aged about 25 years on the date of first incident - She stated that she developed physical relations with accused out of deep love - It cannot be said that consent given by prosecutrix was on account of any..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Special Marriage Act, 1954, Section 27(1)(b), (d)-- Suit for divorce - Desertion and cruelty - Husband alleges that due to continuous humiliation and cruel treatment by wife, he shifted to a rent free accommodation - However, said fact is not supported by cogent evidence - Infact, wife categorically deposed that husband stared living in rent free..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 9-- Restitution of conjugal rights - Petition by wife - Wife suffering from schizophrenia - She has a suicidal tendency and tendency to cause harm even to her daughter - It cannot be said that husband deserted her or without reasonable cause he has withdrawn himself from society of wife - Wife not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Family Courts Act, 1984-- Role of Family Court Judge - Family Court Judge has to be very sensitive to cause before it and he/she should be conscious about timely delineation and not procrastinate matter as delay has potentiality to breed bitterness that eventually corrodes emotions - Court has been extremely cautious while..........

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