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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Multiple dying declarations - Each dying declaration will have to be considered independently on its own merit as to its evidentiary value and one cannot be rejected because of the contents of other - If there are intrinsic contradictions and inconsistencies in multiple dying declarations and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra-judicial confession - Evidentiary value - Held, extra-judicial confession is weak evidence in absence of chain of cogent circumstances for recording conviction...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act, 1987, Section 15-- Confession - Evidentiary value - Held, confessional statement recorded u/.15 of TADA, if found to be voluntarily made and is truthful and properly recorded, can form basis of conviction...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act, 1987, Section 15, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Confession - Retraction - Effect - Held, retraction does not always dilute or reduce or wipe out evidentiary value of confessional statement - A retracted confessional statement is therefore not always worthless - Therefore, in each case, Court will have to examine whether confession was voluntary..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement before police - Evidentiary value - Held, statements made to police during investigation not substantive piece of evidence - Statements recorded u/s.161 Cr.P.C. can be used only for the purpose of contradiction and not for corroboration...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Record of Rights -- Even if entries in Record of Rights carry evidentiary value, that itself does not confer any title on the plaintiff...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Evidentiary value - Statement of any witness recorded by police officer during course of investigation is not a substantive piece of evidence and same can be used only for limited purpose of contradicting prosecution - No sanctimony has been attached to statement of a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Related witness - Evidentiary value - Evidence cannot be disbelieved merely on ground that witnesses are related to each other or to deceased - In case, evidence has a ring of truth to it, is cogent, credible and trustworthy, it can, and certainly should, be relied upon...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Abscondance -- Whether a circumstance against the accused - Abscondance is in fact relevant evidence, but its evidentiary value depends upon the surrounding circumstances, and hence, the same must only be taken as a minor item in evidence for sustaining conviction...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 30-- Confession of co-accused - Evidentiary value - Held, a confession cannot be treated as evidence which is substantive evidence against a co-accused - In dealing with a criminal case where prosecution relies upon confession of one accused person against another accused person proper approach to..........

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