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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Delay in filing complaint - Complainant in his complaint specifically narrated circumstance that despite repeated requests to postal department, no acknowledgement of notice was furnished - It was in these circumstances complainant issued a second notice - Complainant..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 96(2), Order 9, Rule 13-- Dismissal of application to set aside exparte decree - Condonation of delay in filing appeal against exparte decree - Time spent in pursuing application U.O.9.R.13 CPC is to be taken as `sufficient cause' for condoning delay in filing first appeal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Allegation of cruelty raised for the first time at the time of filing FIR which was lodged after a delay of one and a half day - Prosecution did not examine neighbour of deceased and appellant to substantiate allegation of ill-treatment - Reliance on general oral..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311, 284, 285-- Examination of witness - Doctor who conducted first post mortem living in Nigeria - Evidence of this witness germane to the questions involved in the matter - For recording his statement trial Court could have unquestionably taken recourse to the provisions of Ss.284, 285 Cr.P.C. so as to avoid..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 12-- Deficiency of service - Death by drowning in swimming pool at hotel - Delay in response by lifeguard who was preoccupied with bartending duties - Amounts to direct consequence of negligence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in receipt of FIR in Court - Incident occurred at 5.30 pm - FIR lodged on the same day of occurrence at 6.00 pm - Not sending FIR immediately to Court after its registration, cannot be put against prosecution, since after 5.30 pm, Court timing gets over an in these circumstances, production..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 12-- Flat purchase agreement - Delay in delivery of possession - Compensation - Possession was to be delivered inn January, 2014 but was delivered in May, 2016 - Agreement provided for compensation of Rs.3 per sq. ft per month for delayed handing over of possession - Held, jurisdiction of National..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 12-- Flat purchase agreement - Delay in delivery of possession - National Commission can award just compensation and is not constrained by terms of agreement when agreement is one sided and does not provide sufficient recompense to flat purchasers as agreement provided compensation of Rs.3 per sq. ft..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 12-- Flat purchase agreement - Delay in delivery of possession - Mere fact that flat purchasers moved National Commission in a representative capacity for redressal of their grievances is no justification to deny them possession in accordance with terms of agreement...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Evidence of Last seen is doubtful, as there were contradictory statements - Even statements of witnesses recorded by police after delay of one week, which amounts to highly unnatural conduct on their part - News of murder of deceased became..........

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