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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971, Section 3, 5-- Termination of pregnancy - Rape victim - Victim aged 35 years, a destitute woman, living in shelter home - Necessity of consent for termination of pregnancy is only of victim - There was no reason whatsoever to implead husband and father of victim, as concept of consent by a guardian in the case..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Murder - Incident took place between two political groups during Ganpati festival - PW1 injured eye witness not disclosed incident and death of his uncle immediately to police, which casts reasonable doubt on veracity of his evidence - Considerable delay in reporting matter to police and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394, 302, 343, 210, 218, 120B-- Robbery and murder - Delay of 1 year and 4 months in reporting incident by PW6 to I.O - Evidence on record shows that PW6 was spared by A-1 to A-3 only on assurance that he will not reveal about incident to anybody - It was only after CBI took up the investigation and PW6 mustered strength to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Condonation of delay - Finding of sufficient cause for restoration - It is just and equitable to conclude that there was sufficient cause for condonation of delay, if any...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5, Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 54-- Land acquisition - Condonation of 3671 days delay in filing appeal - Appellants are agriculturists whose lands were acquired - Similar situated agriculturists were given a higher rate of compensation as such there is no reason to decline the same to appellants merely on the ground of delay -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 30-- Quashing of FIR - Arms licence cancelled due to non renewal - Delay in deposit of gun - Renewal of licence later on - It does not wash away the offence - However, FIR quashed as at this distance of time allowing prosecution to continue will only cause undue harassment to accused, particularly when..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 138-- Cross-examination of PWs - Opportunity granted subject to payment of costs to be deposited within 15 days - Delay in deposit by 9 days - Delay explained in application for extension of time - Order declining extension of time set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Arbitration Act, 1940, Section 30-- Arbitral award - Work contract - Claim for idling charges for machinery and labour - Contributory delay - Once aspect of contributory delay was present, it has to be taken in consideration in assessment of damages - Arbitrator awarded the claim of idling charges after taking into account the delay..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused armed with deadly weapon chased deceased and assaulted twice on his head - Testimony of all four eye witnesses who also are injured eye witnesses is reliable and injuries on their person are proved on record - Merely because they are interested witnesses their testimony cannot be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Incident occurred at 4.30 p.m. - FIR lodged at 11.30 p.m. - Police station at a distance of six kms. - Informant who got injured in he incident was first taken to hospital - Delay in lodging FIR is thus explained...........

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