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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 17-- Admission - If on examination of entire statement, Court finds that such admission suffers from any vagueness, Court would not decide the case only on the basis of such vague admission - Statement of a witness is to be read in entirety and considered as a whole - One line in statement cannot be..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 8, Rule 1-- Written statement - Subsequent added defendant - Neither filed written statement nor adopted written statement of any other defendant - At a later stage wanted to adopt written statement filed by defendant No.6 - Inspite of the delay application allowed looking to subject matter of suit and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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All India Services (Discipline and Appeal) Rules, 1969, Rule 3(2)-- Suspension - Respondent being a member of Police Service charged u/ss 3, 4 of Prize Chits and Money Circulation Scheme and S.420 IPC - He has been under suspension for more than 6 years - Bail was granted to respondent and there is no case that he attempted to tamper the evidence - Moreover,..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Cruelty - Vague pleas - Divorce cannot be granted on ground of cruelty unless it is specifically pleaded with reliable evidence - Mere statement that cruelty was committed is not enough - Plea of husband that wife assaulted him with kick on private part - Husband neither stated specific date and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Alteration/addition of charge - Charge altered u/s 302 IPC to S.304-A IPC by High Court - Validity - Blast occurred in factory premises which took the life of seven workers - No fault occurred in decision of High Court for altering the charge - Without expressing any opinion on factual..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324-- Nature of offence - Injuries sustained by injured witnesses were not grievous in nature and cannot be considered to be dangerous to their lives - Parties were co-sharers and there was no previous enmity - Accused not having any motive to cause death of any of three victims - Injuries were caused..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 11, 114-- Plea of alibi - Not proved - Adverse inference not to be drawn - It is an event that by itself will not fulfill legal requirement of prosecution having established the proof of guilt of accused beyond reasonable doubt...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Motive - Murder case - When all the eye witnesses turned hostile, necessity for prosecution proving motive of accused became significant, particularly in absence of other clinching evidence to connect accused with crime...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1B)(a), 27(1)-- Murder - Gunshot injury - All eye witnesses of incident turned hostile - There was thus, absolutely no evidence to prove the fact that accused was present at the spot and came with an unlicensed fire arm which he fired in air five times and sixth one injured the deceased - Although six empty..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65-- Secondary evidence - Framing of issues to decide application for secondary evidence - Documents whether exists or not, destroyed or not, or are in the possession of same person or not or can be produced before Court or whether secondary evidence is to be allowed or not - Held, Court below is..........

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