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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Evidentiary value - FIR proved and accepted on record - Prosecution established its case beyond reasonable doubt - It is impermissible for Court to ignore evidentiary value of FIR...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 49, 7A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Medical evidence - Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules 2007, R. 12, - Determination of age - Relevancy and Evidentiary value - Doctor's estimation of age is not a sturdy substance of proof - It is only an opinion based on scientific medical test like ossification and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Sole witness - Testimony - Evidentiary value - Evidence has to be accepted with caution and after testing it on the touchstone of evidence tendered by other witnesses or evidence otherwise recorded...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Evidentiary value - Part of statement that supports case of prosecution can always be taken into consideration - In case, where sole eye-witness can give graphic account of events and if such statement is corroborated by other evidence, then, such statement in face of hostile..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Evidentiary value - Vital and valuable piece of evidence though may not be substantive piece of evidence - Delay in lodging FIR looses advantage of spontaneity, danger creeps in of the introduction of coloured version, exaggerated account or concocted story as a result of large number of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f),377,302-- Rape and murder of minor girl - FSL report - Evidentiary value of - Prosecution established its case on circumstantial evidence as also by direct oral evidence - Inconclusive FSL report - Held, inconclusive FSL report is not of much importance - Settled principle of law that evidence has to be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f),377,302-- Rape and murder of minor girl - FSL report - Evidentiary value of - Prosecution established its case on circumstantial evidence as also by direct oral evidence - Inconclusive FSL report - Held, inconclusive FSL report is not of much importance - Settled principle of law that evidence has to be..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 174-- Dowry death - Inquest report conducted by Tahsildar - Validity of - Contention that conducting of inquest by an Executive Magistrate is for ascertaining the truth in case of death and even if a Tahsildar has taken up the job, it would not be fatal to prosecution and that his report may not have..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witnesses - Evidentiary value - Evidence of hostile witnesses not to be discarded in toto and same could be used to corroborate other evidence led by prosecution...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 137, 138-- Cross- examination - Object - (1) to destroy or weaken the evidentiary value of the witness of his adversary; (2) to elicit facts in favour of the cross-examining lawyer's client from the mouth of the witness of the adversary party; (3) to show that the witness is unworthy of belief by impeaching..........

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