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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib) -- Divorce - Desertion by wife - Husband alleged in his petition that he was driven out from quarters by his father-in-law and brother-in-law - However, no such allegation was made by husband in his cross-examination - Evidence of witnesses of husband is inconsistent and contradictory to each other - Wife on the other hand stated..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4 -- Bail - Kidnapping - Two contradictory statements by prosecutrix u/s 164 Cr.P.C, belatedly after 15 days of incident - FIR based on hear say - No corroborative medical evidence on record to established defilement of..........

GAUHATI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302 -- Murder - Two sets of prosecution evidence - One set implicating accused and the other set exonerating accused - When prosecution comes with two sets of self contradictory or mutually destructive evidence, Court has to reject both or at best can accept one favouring accused - Since prosecution case is grossly inadequate to bring home..........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Rules, 2016, Rule 12(4) -- Compensation - Petitioner recognized as a person belonging to SC community in final report and same is also committed to Special Court, dealing with SC/ST Act - She by birth belongs to SC Community, though she has followed Christianity, as her husband converted himself to..........

ORISSA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4 -- Dowry demand - Demand of colour T.V or in lieu of it Rs.15,000 - Evidence of PWs is contradictory regarding demand in question and does not inspire confidence - Prosecution failed to prove its case - Conviction and sentence set aside - Accused acquitted...........

JHARKHAND HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201 -- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - No eye witness to actual occurrence - Evidence of last seen witnesses is contradictory - Though deceased was found in the company of accused on 25.8.98 but as per medical evidence deceased died somewhere between 25.1.98 to 27.1.98 - Time elapsed since death was 24-96 hrs -..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(c) -- Murder - Gunshot injury - Recovery witnesses not supported the prosecution case - There was darkness at the time at place of occurrence making it difficult for witness to identify assailants - Evidence of eye witnesses contradictory to each other as to firing of fatal blow - Guilt of accused..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45 -- Handwriting expert - Two contradictory reports of handwriting experts - Order calling upon opinion of hand writing expert of an independent Government agency - Order calls for no interference...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449, 34 -- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Evidence of Last seen is doubtful, as there were contradictory statements - Even statements of witnesses recorded by police after delay of one week, which amounts to highly unnatural conduct on their part - News of murder of deceased became known to public at large..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20 -- Recovery of 66 gms charas - Material contradictions found in evidence of official witnesses regarding presence of members of police party at the spot - I.O stated that SHO visited the spot after 15 minutes of occurrence, however, SHO categorically stated that he had not visited the spot - Evidence on..........

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