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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil and criminal proceedings-- Civil suit for damages and criminal proceedings for defamation - `Causing prejudice' - When proceedings against each other are preferred by complainant and accused then proceedings in cross proceedings can cause prejudice to the accused in criminal proceedings and not when both the proceedings are..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 21, Rule 32-- Execution - Injunction decree - Violation of decree - Plaintiff not specified any particular incident with reference to date, time and manner of occurrence in the petition - Cause of action for filing petition U.O.21.R.32 CPC cannot be advanced - Merely because defendant stated in his..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 37, 22, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Seizure of contraband - Accused in custody from last more than 3-1/2 years - Out of 79 witnesses statements of only 20 witnesses have been recorded out of which cross examination of 10 witnesses has been completed - Trial not likely to be concluded in near future - Bail granted...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by husband - Wife made several complaints to PCR (police control room) and police complaints against husband - Each of them led to closure report - These complaints caused embarrassment not only to husband but members of his family - Wife made false allegations against..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 147, 148, 149-- Offence u/ss 323, 324, 147, 148, 149 IPC - Marpeet by both sides admitted - Mere acquittal in cross-case is not determinative that accused of cross-case were not aggressor, as accused need not prove his case beyond all reasonable doubt - Accused had only to show by preponderance of probabilities..........
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..........
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..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 138-- Summoning of defendants for cross-examination - Defendant did not enter witness box - Question of their cross examination does not arise - Normally witness has to be examined in chief and it is followed by cross examination - In the absence of examination-in-chief, question of cross-examination of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 145(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Dishonour of cheque - Recalling of complainant for cross-examination - Accused already granted adequate opportunities to lead defence evidence subject to payment of costs and thereafter, three opportunities granted to accused to lead defence evidence but same was not done - Accused adopting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376, 404, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Rape - Extra judicial confession made before Village Administrative Officer PW12, to save himself from any adverse, physical handling by investigating authorities - PW12 was totally unbiased and unconnected with controversy in hand and not inimical to accused - PW12 was subjected to..........

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