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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal trial -- Inconsistency between dying declaration, medico-legal report and post mortem report - Cross examination of doctor exposits contradictions as to whether injury in question was sufficient to cause death in normal course of nature - Benefit of doubt of ambiguity and contradictions must go to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 384, 34-- Murder - All important PWs not fully supported prosecution case - Brother of deceased/PW1 though in examinatio, i, chief has supported prosecution case but later when he was cross-examined after one year of his examinatio, i, chief not supported prosecution case - Cross-examination of PW1 was..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Special Marriage Act, 1954, Section 27-- Divorce - Cruelty and desertion - Petition by wife - Allegation that husband habitually came home very late at night or sometimes did not come at all and he was abusive and very quarrelsome - Evidence of husband was closed, as he did not turn up on date fixed for cross-examination - Evidence..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Dishonour of cheque - Recall of complainant for cross examination - Despite last opportunity granted to petitioner, he failed to place on record the evidence - However, on next date of hearing, Presiding Officer was on leave - Trial Court should have considered the application u/s 311 Cr.P.C so..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, Section 34, 13(5), 16(6), Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 151-- Arbitration award - Setting aside - Adducing evidence in an application u/s 34 of the Act - Proceedings u/s 34 of the Act are summary in nature - An application for setting aside an arbitral award will not ordinarily require anything beyond the record that was before the arbitrator - However, if..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 22-- Offence u/s 22 of NDPS Act - Non-appearance of PWs - All PWs/official witnesses not present on 16 dates - Trial Court directed to issue no, bailable warrants against said official witnesses - Superintendent of police shall ensure that all said witnesses are taken into custody and kept in..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Testimony of witness - Challenge thereto - In order to challenge the testimony of a witness, cross-examination has to be conducted relating thereto, otherwise, it will be deemed to be admitted one...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Gunshot injury being cause of death established by medical evidence - No inconsistency found as to presence of eye witnesses at the location at the time of occurrence - None of two eye witnesses shaken during cross-examination and they had struck to recollection of facts relating to..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 19, Rule 1, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 18, Rule 4(2), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Affidavit - Evidence by way of affidavit - Not evidence unless an opportunity of cross examination of deponent is given to the other side...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR as dying declaration - Scribe denied the question put in cross examination that signatures are not of the deceased - Deceased was a Govt. employee and his signatures would have been available in Government records - No effort made by prosecution to compare the signatures on FIR with the..........

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