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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Will-- Proof of - Major contradictions found in testimonies of attesting witnesses as to execution and attestation of Will - Relationship of beneficiary under Will with that of testator is doubtful, as in mutation proceedings said beneficiary had initially represented himself as `Bhanja' of testator but..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Testimony of two eye-witnesses apparently suffers from self-contradictions while one witness has turned hostile, which creates serious doubt regarding presence of said witness at the time of occurrence of incident or immediately thereafter - More so, murder weapon had been recovered on..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Minor contradictions - Mere minor variations in statements of a witness cannot be dubbed as improvements as same may be elaborations of statement made by witness earlier - Exaggerations per se do not render evidence brittle - But it can be one of factors to test credibility of prosecution version,..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 451, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, 3-- Attempt to murder - Test identification parade (TIP) - Appreciation of evidence - As per testimony of complainant, it appears that complainant not stated procedure and manner in which TIP held - Even, complainant not stated that TIP carried out in presence of 2 panchas - Moreover, complainant has..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Appeal against conviction - As per evidence on record there is material contradictions in the evidence of witnesses and they do not seem to be reliable - Even, PW6 eye-witness gave contradictory version with regard to occurrence - Neither blood stained clothes..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 328, 201, 34-- Double murder - Circumstantial evidence - Conduct of PW7, who is key witness of prosecution is unnatural and unbelievable and her testimony cannot be accepted - Contradictions and improvements found in evidence of PWs - Prosecution story inextricably mixed up with falsehood that separation of..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Agreement to sell-- Specific performance - Readiness and willingness - Plaintiffs specifically stated that they gave amount to defendant for taking distributorship - Defendant having failed to return said amount executed one written agreement admitting amount given by plaintiffs and also agreed to sell suit land to..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Will-- Suspicious circumstances - Testator 85 years of age at the time of execution of Will - Heath of testator was not good and he being feeble, unsound and debilitated, was unable to take a firm decision - Inconsistencies and contradictions were found in testimony of one of attesting witness - Other..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10-- Customary adoption - Custom of adoption of married sons in community of appellant, as contended by him not proved - Lots of contradictions in evidence of witnesses on all material aspects of adoption on record - Appellant in fact failed to prove and plead factum of adoption, as he failed to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape by father - Testimony of prosecutrix - In rape case, wherein offender is none else but father then version of prosecutrix can be accepted without any corroboration - In the statement of prosecutrix, no material contradictions except about date or month - She being an illiterate person may not..........

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