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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7, 6-- Child - Custody - Minor male child - Child cannot be deprived of the love, affection, attention, guidance, support and physical touch (human touch/humane touch) of the mother, for no fault of the child - No disqualification on the part of mother alleged - Father did not disclose cogent reasons..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 6, Rule 17-- Amendment of plaint - Amendment sought at the fag end of trial when suit had come up for submission of arguments by parties for disposal of case - No reason is explained for such long delay in filing application - There is nothing to indicate that despite due diligence plaintiffs could not earlier..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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East Punjab Urban Rent Restriction Act, 1949, Section 16, 17-- Scope and purpose - Intention of legislature was to provide special and expeditious procedure for disposal of matters under Act - It has been left upon authorities under Act to device their own procedure free from technicalities and formalities of procedural law except for what has been provided..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Agreement to sell-- Unstamped, unregistered and only photocopies of original - Permission sought to pay necessary stamp duty - Decision of application cannot be deferred to the stage of final disposal of suit - Trial Court directed to adjudicate application at this stage itself. (Stamp Act, 1899, S.33)...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(ii)(c)-- Contraband - Possession - Need not be physical possession but can be constructive, having power and control over article in question - Even though another person is having actual physical possession of articles but if the accused has the power or control over such articles and the other person..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 318, 34-- Concealment of birth by secret disposal of dead body of infant - Mother of child herself admitted that she buried the dead infant in the kitchen garden - There is no evidence against accused for the offence u/s 318, 34 IPC - Benefit of doubt must be given to accused - Accused acquitted...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 10-- Stay of suit - Suit property subject matter of dispute both in partition suit and in probate proceedings - Jural relationship amongst parties inter se is finally decided in preliminary decree - Decision in probate proceeding on question of proof of Will would have a direct impact on partition suit..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 18, Rule 4-- Object - It is to minimize disposal time of recording evidence as well as dispensing with lengthy procedure of Court for recording evidence of every witness produced before it or summoned to appear before it...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 15, Rule 1-- Disposal of suit at first hearing - Question as to whether parties are at issue on a question of law or fact, can be decided only after stage prescribed in O.14 of the Code is crossed - Question of framing issues arise either after the defendant files written statement or after the defendants are..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 52-- Recovery of 168 kg ganja - Disposal of articles seized with `convenient dispatch'- `Convenient dispatch' in the absence of any time limit set would mean a reasonable time - 2-1/2 years from date of seizure would not tantamount to `convenient dispatch'...........

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