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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 15-- Criminal contempt of subordinate Court - Action can be taken only on a reference made to High Court by subordinate Court or on a Motion made by Advocate General - In the instant case, since proceedings initiated in pursuance of an application submitted by respondent no.1, without consent of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Mental cruelty to husband - Marriage between parties could not take off right from inception as worst kind of mental cruelty was faced by husband during his honeymoon by non consummation of marriage by wife - All efforts of husband to save marriage by arranging various meetings, visiting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 12-- Contempt of Court - Unconditional apology - Assertion made in contempt petition basically pertain to unwarranted speeches, letters written or statements given by appellant advocate - However, appellant tendered unconditional apology and undertakes that he shall not speak on subject in issue in..........
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..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45, 73-- Dishonour of cheque - Expert opinion - Admittedly, accused denied his signatures on cheque, but said issue not raised in trial Court but same raised in appellate Court - No adverse inference can be drawn because it all depends upon advocate who represent accused and his legal accuman and advise..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 12-- Criminal contempt - Moral turpitude - An Advocate convicted for contempt of Court and sentenced to 6 months imprisonment and that he shall not enter the premises of Concerned District Judge for a period of 5 years - However, advocate filed an affidavit tendering unconditional apology before High..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Maintenance to wife - Concealment of fact by wife - As per evidence on record wife has become advocate and she has number of bank accounts maintained by her - Amount has to be fixed by keeping in view income of husband as well as income of aggrieved party requiring her to live with standard of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 16, Rule 1, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 126-- Pleadings - Proof - By summoning counsel of opponent party - Pleadings signed and filed in Court is not privileged professional communication u/s 126 of Evidence Act - Advocate of opponent party allowed to be examined as a witness for limited purpose i.e. to prove the pleadings filed in Court -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 2(c)-- Criminal contempt - Merely sending some representation which was to be submitted to President and Prime Minister of India and other documents to an advocate who was a politician would not tantamount to criminal contempt unless and until it is shown that information was intended to help accused in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 2(c)-- Criminal contempt - Hacking of e-mail account of Additional Advocate General (AAG) and tampering with the same - Exchange of e-mail between AAG and other functionaries not tantamount to causing prejudice or amounts to substantial interference in any other manner in due course of justice - It is..........

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