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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 316, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106- - Prosecution examined as many as three witnesses of fact but none of them deposed that accused was present in his house at the time of incident - These witnesses failed to support prosecution case as spelt out in FIR and were declared hostile - Prosecution thus, failed to discharge its initial..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 4, 20-- Pronote - Suit pronote is having required ingredients as mentioned in S.4 of the Act - However, manner of writing and lack of evidence with regard to handing over signed paper to plaintiff has created doubt whether transaction alleged by plaintiff is in accordance with evidence given by PW2 - No..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 511, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 8- - Victim claimed that she was violated by accused who was father of her friend - Version of victim is corroborated by PWs - Medical evidence though doubtful regarding penetration of vagina of victim, but it fully establishes case of attempted rape on victim - Accused thus, sentenced to 8 years R.I..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of 21.500 kg poppy husk - No evidence on record as to when accused was produced before Illaqa Magistrate for seeking judicial remand and in compliance of S.52 of the Act regarding case property - Therefore, in absence of an order by Illaqa Magistrate to keep case property in safe custody,..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 448-- House trespass - Occurrence took place on outer verandah of house which was close to village road - No evidence that accused committed any house trespass as defined u/s 442 IPC - Conviction of accused u/s 448 IPC not sustainable and set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Death of driver of motorcycle - Compensation - Accident occurred in middle of road - However, exact location of accident as marked out in site plan, not explained muchless proved through a competent witness by accused to substantiate their defence - While existence of site plan..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Parole for the purpose of house repair - Possibility of petitioner absconding or involving in other serious crime while released on parole, is just apprehension in the mind of authority, which is not based on any substantial evidence or reasoning - Moreover, on earlier occasion also..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 127-- Maintenance to wife - Enhancement of - Income of husband increased - Exact salary of husband is not given by him - Evidence of PW2 that income of husband increased to 67,000 not denied by husband - Maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C is awarded to wife commensurate with life she would have enjoyed if she..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Foreigners Act, 1946-- Person wrongly declared as foreigner - Appellant successfully established his grandfather's identity, father's identity through documentary evidence - Mere fact that father may later have gone to another village is no reason to doubt said documents - Apart from these documents certain other..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Expert opinion - Age of ink - There is an organization called Nutron Activation Analysis, BARC, Mumbai, which is a Central Government Organization, which undertakes the task of determining the age of ink/writing of a document...........

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