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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 68-- Provision of S.68 of the Act is not applicable when there is no living attesting witness - The mandate of the provision itself is that execution of a document required by law to be attested is by examining at least one attesting witness, if there be an attesting witness alive...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 68-- Pronote - Execution - Proof - Execution of document can be proved by examination of one witness - It is not essential that both the witnesses should be examined - In the instant case one attesting witness to the pronote examined who proved the execution of pronote and receipt and defendant was not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Will -- Proof - If no attesting witness is found - It becomes incumbent upon propounder of Will to prove two facts : (i) that attestation of one attesting witness atleast was in his handwriting; and (ii) that signatures of executant is in his handwriting...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Will -- Proof - Registered Will - Proof by Sub Registrar - Sub Registrar not present at the time of execution of Will and he not a witness to affixing of signatures by the testator or the attesting witness on the date the Will is purported to have been executed - Sub Registrar, however, stated that when..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Agreement to sell -- Minor - Not competent to be marginal or attesting witness - A minor person is not competent as a party to a contract or competent to sue or be sued as such minor is not competent to be marginal or attesting witness to a deed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Agreement to sell -- Execution - Agreement signed by vendor only - Agreement to sell is a bilateral document - Genuineness of agreement becomes doubtful and more so when it is attested by a minor, who is incompetent to be marginal or attesting witness to a deed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Agreement to sell -- Execution - Agreement signed by vendor only - Attesting witness a minor, who is incompetent to be a marginal or attesting witness - Scribe deposing that no advance sale consideration was paid in his presence and vendor and marginal witnesses did not sign in his presence - Blank signed paper was..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Will -- Execution - Proof - Attesting witness should speak not only about the testator's signature or affixing his mark to the Will but also that each of the witnesses had signed the Will in presence of testator...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Will -- Proof - Will must be executed in the presence of attesting witnesses - To prove due execution of Will any of the attesting witnesses or any other witness who had seen the attesting witnesses sign in the presence of testator and who had seen the testator sign would be required to be called in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Will -- Suspicious circumstances - Conduct of first respondent in summoning her friend to be an attesting witness and in taking testator to the office of Sub Registrar - Does not warrant any adverse conclusion...........

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