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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Acknowledgement regarding existence of debt on stamp paper - Said writing not bearing signatures of complainant - Said writing is not in the nature of bi partite agreement to be signed by the parties thereto - It is a writing in the nature of acknowledgement by accused about..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Audio data - Admissibility - To be determined on the basis of facts leading to its recording and preserving its originality subject to cross examination - There is no other method to adopt which could facilitate its evidentiary value otherwise...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 384, 506, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 26, 27-- Confession of co-accused - Evidentiary value - Confessional statement of co-accused cannot by itself be taken as a substantive piece of evidence against another accused and thus, cannot be made basis for conviction of accused without corroboration - Such statement can at best be used or utilized..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Examination of witness - Murder case - Wife of deceased filing an application to be examined as a witness claiming herself to be eye witness of incident - Reliability, credibility or evidentiary value of this witness cannot be assessed at this stage - By allowing such witness for examination, it..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65-- Secondary evidence - If primary evidence is not available, the party can lead secondary evidence - There is no provision for moving an application for seeking formal permission to lead secondary evidence - Evidentiary value of such secondary evidence has to be considered by Court at the time of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32(1)-- Dying declaration - Not read over to declarant - Evidentiary value - A dying declaration cannot be rejected merely because the same was not read over to declarant and declarant admitting the same to be correctly recorded - Rather this can be one of the factors, if it assumes significance in facts..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 392, 34-- Test Identification parade (TIP) - Murder - Identity of accused already disclosed to witnesses before TIP - Identity of accused by said witnesses before Court is of no evidentiary value, as it is not fair and reliable - Consequently circumstantial evidence of last seen does not itself necessarily..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Offence u/s 324 IPC - Sufficient evidence on record to prove that accused assaulted simple injuries to injured witnesses by sharp object i.e knife - Evidence of these injured witnesses has strong evidentiary value to establish their presence on the spot - No inconsistency in between ocular..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Interested witness - Evidentiary value - Evidence of interested witness must be scrutinized carefully for possible inconsistencies - Pedantic approach cannot be applied while dealing with evidence of interested witness...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Expert opinion - Thumb impression - Case is pending for evidence and opportunity to lead evidence is still available with defendants, Court cannot stop defendants to lead their evidence - Expert opinion has some evidentiary value, in case of comparison of thumb impressions - Question whether..........

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