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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Proof - For drawing presumption of adoption, deed must be made and signed by both the parties - It should be bilateral document - Deed when signed in the form of acknowledgement then mere signature by natural guardians as witness thereon does not make the deed executed by both the..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Appreciation of evidence - Witness arriving at the scene in search of deceased exactly at the time of incident - Cannot be said to be natural and probable - Witness is to be termed as chance witness - Not safe to convict accused on evidence of a chance witness...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 14, 226-- Punjab University Patiala Ordinance regarding Prevention, Punishment and Procedure concerning cases of misconduct and use of Unfair Means in or relating to Examination, 1991, Ordinance 13,15,25 and 44 - Examination - Unfair mean - Punishment - Disqualification - Debarring from appearing in..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Double murder in broad day light - Accused can be convicted on the basis of testimony of a single witness - Prosecution story very natural - Judgment of conviction calls for no interference - Appeal dismissed...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Appreciation of evidence - Delay in recording statement of witness by the investigator - Effect - Statement recorded after 25 days of incident - Witness had gone to attend the marriage and when he returned, statement was recorded by the police - No question was put to the investigating officer..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Name of eye-witness in FIR - Omission to mention - Contention that name of PW2 does not figure in First Information Report, as such his testimony should not be believed - Held, PW2 is an independent eye-witness and her presence is also natural, as incident had taken place in front of her..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Eye-witness - Conduct of - Witnesses accompanying deceased first tried to take him to hospital so as to enable him to get immediate medical treatment - Whether unnatural? - Held, when a person receives an injury and is still alive it is natural conduct of person accompanying him to see..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Punjab Civil Services ( Punishment and Appeal) Rules, 1970,-- Departmental enquiry - Inquiry Officer - Principles of natural justice - Violation of - Statement of the witnesses not recorded in the presence of the delinquent nor he was given opportunity to cross - examine the witness - No opportunity afforded to lead his evidence in rebuttal - Enquiry Officer..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Sole eye witnesses-- Conviction can be based on the sole testimony of a solitary eye witness but in order to be the basis of conviction his presence at the place of occurrence has to be natural and his testimony should be strong and reliable and free from any blemish...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Murder took place in front of the house of the deceased while he was returning after answering the call of nature - Son of the deceased the only eye witness - The presence of the son and the father quite natural - No reason with the family of the victim to allow the actual culprits go..........

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