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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay in recording statement of witnesses - Delay in recording statement of witnesses does not necessarily discredit their testimony - Court may rely on such testimony if they are cogent and credible and delay is explained to the satisfaction of the Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay in recording of statement of witnesses - Does not necessarily discredit their testimony, if they are cogent and credible and delay is explained to the satisfaction of Court - In the instant case, there was a delay of 15-16 days from the date of incident in recording the statements of PW3 and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of woman - Accused an IG of Police molested prosecutrix aged 15 years - Prosecutrix committed suicide due to this incident after 3 years - Occurrence of overt act is well proved by unimpeachable testimony of eye witness PW13, which is corroborated by other PWs - Delay of about 6..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Electricity Act, 2003, Section 125, Limitation Act, 1963, Section 14-- Appeal to Supreme Court - Delay of 161 days in filing appeal - Condonation of delay - Delay occurred on account of time taken by appellant in prosecuting review petition before Appellate Tribunal - However, said review petition also filed delayed by 37 days - Even there is delay in filing appeal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Electricity Act, 2003, Section 125, Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Appeal to Supreme Court - Condonation of delay in filing appeal - Supreme Court cannot condone delay beyond 60 days by invoking S.5 of Limitation Act and ignoring special limitation prescribed under Electricity Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A, 34 IPC - Delay of 5 years in lodging FIR - Case under alleged offence closed after inquiry u/s 174 Cr.P.C. - FIR lodged after five years of closing of said case on the basis of letters received by brother of deceased - Neither at the time of death of deceased nor before..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Insurance-- Repudiation of claim - Duration clause - Insurer appointed a surveyor on receipt of belated claim - Letter of repudiation does not whisper a single word with regard to delay or in fact does not refer at all to duration clause - It is only stated in the letter of repudiation that claim lodged by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 11-- Acquisition of land - Consent award - Claim of interest by landowner - Agreed compensation amount accepted by parties without any protest with a clear stipulation not to claim any additional amount - It is deemed that compensation reflected in consent award has taken into account all relevant..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Test Identification Parade (TIP) - Attempt to murder - TIP held after 6 months of occurrence - Delay in conducting TIP not explained by prosecution - No reliance placed upon evidence of TIP - However, PW1 being an injured witness, clearly identified the accused - Evidence of PW1 and other evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Condonation of delay - Applies to appeals or applications and not to suits...........

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