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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 63 -- Confiscation of seized vehicle - Conveyance seized under NDPS Act is liable to confiscation only when owner of conveyance who was given an opportunity by Court could not prove that conveyance was used without his knowledge or connivance - Trial Court has to take a decision as to whether vehicle is liable..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1))ia) -- Divorce - Mental cruelty - Petition by husband - Various instances of cruelty given by husband - There is no evidence from wife's side to rebut or repudiate the serious allegations against her - Rather, wife not preferred to examine herself despite numerous opportunities being given to her by Family Court - Mere denial in..........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 376, 417, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 5 -- Termination of pregnancy - Consent of father - Kidnapping and rape - Victim girl though minor at the time of incident but major on the date of production before High Court - She was not willing to..........

CALCUTTA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226 -- Writ - Mandamus - Dispute over valuation of property - Statutory authority cannot be directed by Court to consider petitioner's case as he/she wants - Therefore, Kolkata Municipal Corporation, shall consider application of petitioner seeking reconsideration/revision of assessment of annual valuation of premises-i, question,..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 9, Rule 4 -- Ex parte order - Setting aside - Summons pasted on door - There is lapse of not recording evidence of process server - However, in case appellant was keen to show that summons was not accompanied with copy of plaint, then nothing could have stopped appellant from moving application before trial Court to seek direction to cross..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235 -- Quantum of sentence - Where Supreme Court is hesitant in maintaining death sentence, it may order that convict shall undergo imprisonment for whole of natural life or to a lesser extent as may be specified...........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 435, 427, 447, 342 -- Witness in cross examination confronted with statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - There are substantial improvements from version recorded by police - Trial Court did not appreciate statement in light of earlier statement recorded by police - Trial Court also overlooked the discrepancy and contradiction available in..........

CALCUTTA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 17, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138 -- Dishonour of cheque - Willingness to pay expressed in Court - Not `judicial confession of guilt' - However, the same can be considered as voluntary admission of facts necessary to constitute the offence u/s 138 of the Act...........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125 -- Maintenance to wife - Order as to payment of maintenance from date of order - Maintenance petition decided after 12 years - No reasons as to why maintenance awarded has not been granted from the date of filing of maintenance petition - Matter remitted back to Court concerned with direction to give findings afresh in this regard..........

CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Succession Act, 1925, Section 244 -- Will - Appointment of executor - Minor can be appointed as sole executor of Will - Even where there is only one legatee and all properties goes to legatee and nothing further is required to be done, it is the option of testator whether to appoint executor or not - It is not necessary that executor in all cases must be legatee -..........

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