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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, Section 12-- Appointment of arbitrator - Mere fact that named arbitrator happened to be an employee of one of parties to arbitration agreement has not by itself, before Amendment Act 2015 came into force, rendered such appointment invalid and unenforceable, so long as there is no justifiable apprehension about..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Gang rape of minor girl - Appreciation of evidence - As per younger sister of prosecutrix accused entered house, forcibly dragged prosecutrix out and committed gang rape on her as at the time of occurrence prosecutrix was alone at home with her younger sister - Younger sister of prosecutrix..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Contributory negligence - Accident has taken palace where there is market on side of road - One side of road was closed for traffic, as has been admitted even by driver of offending bus - Therefore, driver of bus was required to exercise extra care while driving bus at such place which was so..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape of minor girl - Plea of enmity between parties - Mere filing of theft case cannot be termed as enmity between parties and no father will file false case at risk of his minor daughter as in Indian society, rape upon woman is always regarded as stigma - Hence, plea of accused about enmity..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Contributory negligence - Tribunal has wrongly assumed that since total distance to be covered between two points near place of accident was about 60-80 feet only, therefore, bus could not have been at high speed - Witnesses examined by claimant had proved that bus was in fact, at high speed -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149, 166-- Route permit - Nothing on record suggestive that insurance company filed an application before Tribunal calling respondent to produce fitness certificate and route permit much less examining him as witness to know about status of documents - Assuming that there was no route permit of vehicle or..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Voluntarily causing grievous hurt - Amputation of private part of deceased - Reduction of jail sentence - Accused `T' was 65 years old at the time of incident - Now 13-14 years have passed and he is about 78-79 years old - No purpose would be serve if he is again sent to jail - Sentence of accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Suit for Recovery-- Non-supply of two rake loads of pig iron at rate offered by defendants - There is no dispute about the fact that amount of Rs.1 crore was deposited by plaintiffs with defendants in 2002 - Even, there is no dispute that after deposit of amount, defendants was writing letters acknowledging receipt..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Dowry death - Appreciation of evidence - No iota of evidence is available on record that `M' son of appellant has ever visited native place of deceased to inform about occurrence - Neither any police record is requisitioned to prove this fact nor said witness has been examined as defence witness -..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 6, Rule 17-- Amendment of written statement - To seek relief of specific performance by way of counter claim on the basis of agreement to sell - Agreement to sell in favour of defendant executed by original owner in 1983 - Amendment sought in 2015, when defendant came to know about the death of original owner..........

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