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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Adverse possession-- Claim of defendant that he was in possession of suit property for the last 35 years, not proved, as there is no document on record to prove the same - Plaintiff on the other hand stated that property fell to his share - Defendant did not make any cross-examination of plaintiff on this aspect -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21(C), 8(C)-- Recovery of 5.017 Kg heroin - Testimony of official witnesses was consistent, credible and reliable - Nothing material could be elicited to discredit the testimony of official witnesses despite lengthy cross-examination - Minor discrepancy which does not go to the root of matter, does not cast any..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Opportunity to cross examine - Counsel refused to cross examine during pendency of revision petition - Since there was no stay by revisional Court, trial Court was bound to proceed with the trial according to law - Accused not entitled to any further opportunity...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Where accused abjured his guilt and desired to face trial, propriety of order of conviction could not be questioned on the basis of statement made by accused while recording statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C., in absence of appropriate cross-examination of PWs...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(ii)(c), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Quantum of seized article - Hostile witness - PW3 was declared hostile by prosecution but his evidence in connection with preparation of labels in presence of PW14 corroborated by PWs could not be washed off on record - Said evidence unimpeachably speaking of quantity of ganja - No..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 50(1)-- Recovery of 25 kg 450 gms ganja - Search - Non-compliance of mandate of S.50(1) of the Act - Accused convicted upon seizure of ganja from his two bags which was recovered from roof-top of bus, not on the basis of recovery of any illicit article from the body of accused - Even seized money and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 6, Rule 17-- Amendment of written statement - Eviction petition - Amendment sought to incorporate the fact that tenant does not deny the relationship of landlord and tenant which she earlier denied in her written statement - Landlord has no objection to the said amendment, but only that this is to delay the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 17(1), 2(s)-- Share household - A residence belonging to mother-i, law or father-i, law would not be a `shared household' within the meaning of S.2(s) of Act and a daughter-i, law has no right of residence therein in terms of S.17(1) of the Act - No question of PWDV Act being used at cross purposes with the..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 112, 114, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 417-- DNA test - Rape case - Allegation that accused cohabited with prosecutrix on the false promise of marriage as a result she become pregnant and gave birth to a child - However, during cross-examination defence put a suggestion that accused has not fathered the child born to prosecutrix - In view of..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 137, 138-- Cross-examination/re-examination - Cannot be held by a party, who is not adverse to person, who has examined any such witness, as it is a right of adverse party...........

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