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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Double murder case - Testimony of injured witness - Injured witness PW5 gave specific role to persons who caused injuries to both the deceased - Said fact stands corroborated with medical evidence - Merely because delay occurred in examination of PW5, it cannot be said to be fatal to prosecution..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, Section 34(3)-- Arbitration award - Setting aside - Delay - Order passed by Single judge on application for condonation of delay in filing petition for setting aside arbitral award - Remedy of Letters Patent Appeal against said order is not available...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, Section 34-- Arbitral award - Setting aside - Limitation - Arbitral award has to be assailed within a period of 3 months - Where after, condonation of delay is permissible only for a further period of 30 days - Delay beyond the period of 3 months 30 days is not condonable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 24A-- Limitation - Loss or damage of insured goods - Insurer caused delay in settlement of consumer's claim - Held, limitation cannot be strictly construed where a supplier of goods or services caused delay in the settlement of consumer's claim...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, Section 34-- Arbitral award - Setting aside - Condonation of delay - Delay of 5 years and 8 months in assailing the award - Delay beyond period of 3 months 30 days not condonable - Delay not condoned - However, appeal dismissed with exemplary cost quantified at Rs.5 lakhs on account of abuse of judicial..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 24A-- Complaint - Bar of limitation - Insurance claim - Cause of action accrued in 6.8.1992, when due to heavy rain, loss and damage occurred to goods of insured - Insured lodged a claim with National Insurance on the very next day - However, National Insurance itself took more than two years in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Work contract-- Escalation charges - Delay of 35 months in execution of work - Both defendant and plaintiff responsible for delay in execution of work - Plaintiff held, entitled to 50% escalation charges with 6% interest...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Service-- Dismissal - Illegal gratification - Appellant acquitted of all the charges levelled against him - Moreover allegations against appellant were made two years after the alleged demand of bribe - Dismissal from service set aside in view of fact that there was a considerable delay in levelling charges..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay of 30 days in recording statement of PW2 - Delay in recording his statement is not fatal to prosecution, as testimony of PW2 completely corroborates the version of eye witness in all material details of incident particularly since there was change of investigating officer...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- FIR - Delay in lodging - Murder case - Circumstances of case does not show that FIR is ante timed - Nor it is possible to disbelieve timing of FIR, as police constable went to scene of crime and seized the shirt before registration of FIR - There is also no requirement that FIR must be in the..........

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