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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 302-- Criminal conspiracy - Murder - Complicity of A-6 in conceiving a plan to kill/eliminate deceased duly proved by prosecution with the evidence of PW3 and PW4 - A-6 first held meeting in his house with all other accused and pursuant thereto got it accomplished through A-1 to A-5, by casing fatal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32(1), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Death of victim after three months of recording her statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Such statement is relevant and admissible u/s 32 of Evidence Act...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Denied on the ground that there is no legal marriage between parties - However, strict proof of marriage is not required in proceeding u/s 125 Cr.P.C - Moreover, witnesses for wife in course of their evidence have stated about marriage between parties as per Hindu rites and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Prosecution case is that money was accepted and recovered from possession of co-accused who is already acquitted under the alleged offences - There is thus, no evidence to prove that accused directly accepted money from complainant - Both the accused already acquitted of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 397, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Dacoity - Recovery of two bundles of currency notes of Rs.100/- at the instance of appellant from his house - Circumstantial evidence - Benefit of doubt - Recovery of currency bundles not proved by prosecution as being entrusted to deceased on date of incident - Prosecution witnesses..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to unmarried daughters - Father was employed as driver abroad in a private company and allegedly earned Rs.2 lakh p.m - However, he did not enter the witness box and did not produce any evidence regarding his actual salary - Lower Court thus, rightly granted past maintenance of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of father - Circumstantial evidence - Benefit of doubt - Death caused by cutting of throat - Case of prosecution that there was a fight over property not convincing - No attempt made by police to associate any member of public to the arrest of appellant - Recovery of knife at instance of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65-- Secondary evidence - Photostat copy of document - Will being inadmissible as evidence for want of probate - Hence, its photostat copy/secondary evidence cannot be tendered in evidence - Rejection of application u/s 65 Evidence Act, proper...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Penetrative sexual assault - Child witnesses/victims - Child produced before Magistrate 3 days after incident - Magistrate declared her to be incompetent - A year later child gave a detailed account of incident, which was not possible unless she was tutored - Victim held, not competent or..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Penetrative sexual assault - Child witnesses/victims - Age of child was 4 years at the time of incident - Victim was produced before Magistrate 3 days after incident - Five days after incident mother of another child levelled similar charges against accused, who were related to complainant -..........

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