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GAUHATI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302 -- Murder - Two sets of prosecution evidence - One set implicating accused and the other set exonerating accused - When prosecution comes with two sets of self contradictory or mutually destructive evidence, Court has to reject both or at best can accept one favouring accused - Since prosecution case is grossly inadequate to bring home..........

GAUHATI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154 -- Hostile witness - Testimony of a hostile witness does not get washed off the record - Said testimony to the extent reliable can be acted upon...........

GAUHATI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154 -- Murder - Hostile witness - PW4 who was present on the spot was declared hostile by prosecution - However, testimony of a hostile witness to the extent reliable can be acted upon - Admittedly presence of PW4 at the place of occurrence was admitted and his testimony supported the testimony of PW8 -..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 376, 302, 201 -- Kidnapping, rape and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Allegation that accused roaming around house of deceased - Merely because accused was 18 years of age as on date of incident, roaming around house of deceased would not lead to conclusion that accused has committed crime of rape and murder, unless prosecution is..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 376, 302, 201 -- Kidnapping, rape and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of `Gudri' (mattress) - Mattress seized from house of accused though having semen stains but it did not have vaginal smear - Recovery of Mattress may raise some sort of suspicion in the mind of Court but having regard to other material on record moreso..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 376, 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24 -- Kidnapping, rape and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - PW1 stated that accused confessed that he had committed a mistake of raping deceased and throwing dead body in well - He took accused to police station and produced him before Police Officer - No ground..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3 -- Material witness - When statement of material witness of prosecution (complainant) is not worth of credence, then no weightage can be given to statement of other PWs - Case of prosecution rightly disbelieved by Court...........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378 -- Appeal against acquittal - Merely because Appellate Court on re-appreciation and re-evaluation of evidence is inclined to take a different view, interference with judgment of acquittal is not justified - If view taken by trial Court is a possible view even if two views are equally balanced, it need not result in interference by..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Air Force Rules, 1969, Rule 156 -- Dismissal from service - Molestation of 4-1/2 years old daughter of one of colleague - Respondent himself made a statement before Court of enquiry admitting to have committed act of molesting a young girl in service quarter of officers mess - Defence of respondent was that he was forced to make such statement - There is no evidence on..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 7, Rule 14 -- Production of document - Plaintiff cannot be permitted to file additional documents invoking provision of O.7.R.14 CPC when his evidence is over, that too when suit is filed in the year 2012 and case reached at the stage of defendant's evidence - Application rightly rejected...........

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