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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 449, 149, 34-- Murder - Eye witness - Wife of deceased stated that she saw in torch light accused persons armed with gandasa and sword entered into her house and cut the neck of deceased - Her presence in house at the night of incident is not doubtful as her clothes were found blood stained which matched with..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Attempt to murder - Appellant along with co-accused assaulted victim wherein appellant armed with knife inflicted knife blows on chest and face of victim - Evidence of victim and other eyewitness was cogent and natural - Medical evidence was in consonance with ocular evidence - Nature of injuries..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Will -- Suspicious circumstances - (i) Marginal witnesses seriously contradicted themselves about the date of death of testator as well as execution of Will; (ii) Will not registered inspite of fact that facility was very much available because house of deceased was situated near the office of Sub..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal trial-- Number of injuries - Discrepancy - If there is any discrepancy about number of injuries stated by Eye witness and were found in postmortem, version of eye witness cannot be discarded as she fully explained that when the accused tried to cause her injury she fled away - It was very natural for her..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Natural witnesses and Interested witnesses - Testimony of - Held, natural witnesses may not be labelled as interested witnesses - Interested witnesses are those who want to derive some benefit out of litigation/case - In case circumstances reveal that witness was present on the scene of occurrence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - Delay of 16 days to inform the police - Delay explained not natural and not satisfactory - Held, evidence of such witness not believable...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Injured witness -- Appreciation of evidence of injured eye witness : (a) The presence of an injured eye-witness at the time and place of the occurrence cannot be doubted unless there are material contradictions in his deposition; (b) Unless, it is otherwise established by the evidence, it must be believed that an..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Interested witness -- A close relative who is a very natural witness cannot be termed as interest witness - A witness may be called `interested' only when he or she derives some benefit from the result of litigation; in the decree in a civil case, or in seeing an accused person punished...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal trial-- Related witness - Presence of eye-witness proved to be natural - Their statement nothing but truthful disclosure of actual facts leading to the occurrence and the occurrence itself - Their statements not to be discarded merely for the reason that they are related or friendly witnesses...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Related witness -- Witness, brother of deceased - Presence of witness at the scene of occurrence proved natural - No reason for him to falsely implicate accused - Held, every witness, who is related to deceased cannot be said to be interested witness who will depose falsely to implicate accused - Statements of every..........

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