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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 9, Rule 13, Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Application for setting aside ex-parte decree - Condonation of delay - Sufficient cause - Defendants came to know about ex-parte decree passed against them, when execution proceedings were initiated - They immediately directed their counsel to proceed further - However, counsel failed to proceed..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Summoning of additional accused - Rape case - Prosecutrix on first possible opportunity disclosed only name of accused and she did not say anything about presence of any other person - Subsequently, prosecutrix named two additional accused - Names of additional accused were kept in Column 2 -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Condonation of delay - Delay of 31 years in filing suit - Suit for declaration - Suit filed much beyond period of limitation - Plea of plaintiff that he came to know about existence of Will just two months prior to filing of suit is rightly negated by Courts below, as mutation on the basis of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Where High Court is convinced that offences are entirely personal in nature and do not affect public peace or tranquility and where it feels that quashing of such proceedings on act of compromise would bring about peace and would secure ends of justice, it..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Cruelty - Victim sustained 100% superficial burns while cooking - Deceased subjected to cruelty - Statement of CFSL report that washer of air pressure pump was found missing and burner was in bent condition - Lends possibility that an accident had occurred in room which was bolted from..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 107, Order 41, Rule 27-- Additional evidence at appellate stage - Circumstances under which additional evidence can be adduced are: (i) when Court refuses to admit evidence or; (ii) when party seeking such additional evidence did not have knowledge about such evidence or could not have procured such evidence despite..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Rule 12-- Murder case - Juvenile - Determination of age - No evidence on record to prove age of accused - Board assessed age of accused about 19 years - No benefit of one year as provided in R.12 of 2007 Rules is extended to accused as there is evidence in the form of photocopy of Panchayat Electoral Roll..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125(3)-- Maintenance - Default in payment - Sentence of imprisonment - A month's imprisonment for every month's default is maximum penalty u/s 125(3) Cr.P.C., not a maximum of a month's imprisonment for total default - However, a month's imprisonment for every default is not the rule and sentencing cannot..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Service-- Punjab Civil Services (Judicial Branch) - Appointment - Appellants contended that since they were pursuing the matter for about 8 years and even today there are vacancies, thus case of appellants be considered for existing vacancies - Contention rejected, as appointment to an additional or to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 18-- Cultivation of poppy plants - 20 plants were cut by Police from the fields - Demarcation of fields - Police failed to led any tangible evidence to prove that fields in question were demarcated in accordance with law in order to identify its owner - I.O should have taken into possession copy of..........

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