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GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 17, Rule 1(2), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 137-- Witness present in Court has to be examined - Failure of concerned party to examine or to cross examine - Court can dispense with examination-in-chief or cross examination of the witness...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Recall of a witness - Withdrawal from testimony - Long history of enmity between the families of complainant and accused - At least seven persons from both sides murdered - Parties entering into compromise with intervention of 40 village Panchayats - Application to recall witness allowed for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Sole testimony of eye witness found trustworthy and reliable - Her presence at the spot proved - She knew the accused as they were residents of same locality - Minor contradictions in her cross examination is of no consequence - Conviction by trial Court and High Court, upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Cross examination of a witness is necessary in order to summon accused u/s 319 Cr.P.C. - Also whether such power can be exercised only if Court is satisfied that accused summoned in all likelihood would be convicted - Both these matters referred to a larger bench...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 309, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder trial - Six adjournments for cross examination - Legality of - Held, once recording of evidence commenced it should be completed - If that is the object of conducting a trial, reason behind conducting day to day trial is to give no chance to accused or any person to win over witness and to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 18, Rule 17-- Recall of witness for cross examination - Witness could not be cross examined as counsel was busy in another Court - A party should not be allowed to suffer due to lapse on the part of his counsel - Only one witness i.e. plaintiff was to be cross examined - One opportunity given to cross examine..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 19, Rule 2-- Affidavit - Cross examination of deponent - Evidence of deponent necessary as he is a relevant witness about the possession of the property in dispute - Order closing evidence set aside - Trial Court directed to allow cross examination of deponent...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Summoning of additional accused - Cross-examination of witness - Not required - Held, on all occasions before summoning accused it is not mandatory to cross-examine witness, if in the opinion of Judge concerned, there is adequate material to summon an accused...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311, 304-- Cross-examination of witness - Imposition of cost - Validity - Accused-petitioner, who was in jail, remained unrepresented before trial court on date of examination of PW10 as his counsel withdrew his `vakalatnama' - Trial court closed cross-examination of PW10 - Held, it was a duty of trial court..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Conviction - Eye witness stated in his cross examination that he had not seen appellant killing his wife - He admitted that he has no knowledge about killing of deceased by appellant - Extra judicial confession made by accused before police - No evidentiary value - Conviction set aside...........

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