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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Injuries found on the dead body of deceased were in consonance with the deposition of child witness who stated that after hearing the noise, she woke up and saw that accused was beating his father - Doctor found that blood had oozed from the mouth of deceased and such injury could be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Child witness - Deposition of a child witness may require corroboration, but in case his deposition inspires confidence of Court and there is no embellishment or improvement therein, Court may rely upon his evidence - Evidence of a child witness must be evaluated more carefully with greater..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Child witness - Part of statement of a child witness if tutored - Can be relied upon, if the tutored part can be separated from untutored part in case such remaining untutored part inspires confidence - In such an eventuality the untutored part can be believed or at least taken into consideration..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 450,506,376-- Rape - Allegations that accused persons after gaining entry into house of prosecutrix, a minor child, raped her - Deposition of prosecution witness that there were consultations and deliberations before lodging complaint thus warranting inference that prosecution version not free from..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Testimony of child witness - Accused convicted and sentenced to death on testimony of 10 year old child - Child stood satisfactorily test of cross-examination - Testimony supported by corroboration and circumstantial evidence - Testimony of child, held, reliable - Death sentence upheld...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Divorce by mutual consent - All the three ingredients pleaded - Decree passed - Sought to be set aside on the ground of fraud and coercion as statement in Court was made under threat as daughter was in illegal confinement of husband - Petitioner had signed the divorce petition and petitioner did..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Eye witness 7 years old daughter of accused - At the time of incident, child her mother and father alone were present at home - Child witness supported prosecution on all material particulars by stating that her father smashed stone on head of her mother - Defence could..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Child witness - Evidence of a child witness can very well be accepted provided it is truthful, trustworthy and inspires confidence and prosecution has ruled out the possibility of tutoring - Evidence of a child witness needs to be appreciated by Court with great care and caution...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce petition by husband on ground of cruelty - Wife not allowing husband to have sexual intercourse - Wife while in the witness box admitted that no child was born out of wedlock because she never lived like a wife with the respondent - This conduct of wife amounts to cruelty on her part...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Accused allegedly committed murder of his brother - Relations between accused and deceased were strained on account of land dispute - Wife and mother of deceased cited as eye witnesses - Mother appeared as witness in defence instead of prosecution witness - No independent witness joined -..........

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