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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - No eye-witness - Land dispute - Depositions of prosecution witnesses which stood rigour of cross-examination clearly support prosecution version and establishes enmity between accused and deceased - Said fact supported by PW1's last seen evidence, her prompt..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Testimony of interested witnesses - Long standing land dispute between parties - Going by corroborative statements of interested witnesses, it is discernible that though they are related to each other and to deceased, their evidence cannot be discarded by simply labelling them as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 23-- Accident - Insurance claim - Accident benefit cover - Assured died as a result of a heart attack which was not attributed to accident - No evidence to show that any bodily injuries were suffered due to fall from motorcycle or that they led to assured suffering a heart attack - Even there is no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 12, Rule 6-- Judgment on admission - Trial already commenced - It is desirable to record findings on various contentious issues and disputes in the suit on merits by appreciating evidence but at the same time there is no reason or justification to decree the suit at that stage...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 30, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 489B, 489C-- Confession of co-accused - Fake currency notes - No recovery effected from residence of accused of counterfeit notes - Even there is no other material on basis of which even a strong suspicion could be aroused - It is only confession of co-accused which is against accused - In the absence of any..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 9, 10, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 341-- Attempt to sexual assault by father upon his 7 years old daughter - Reduction of sentence - Victim herself appeared as PW1 and her evidence has proved, which was corroborated by evidence of PW6 and PW7 - Medical evidence also fully corroborated charge on accused - Accused held, guilty of offence,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21(c)-- Recovery of heroin - Search and seizure - Incharge Malkhana/PW4 in his testimony admitted that when he made entry in Malkhana register he did not state that pullandas and FSL form were sealed with seal of SHO - Even in entries there is no reference to seal of SHO - Further, SHO admits that when he..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of complaint - High Court has no jurisdiction to appreciate evidence of proceedings u/s 482 Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 12(1)(d), 2(1)(d)-- Consumer - Booking of four flats by an individual - By itself not conclusive that flats were booked for commercial resale - It is a matter to be decided on the basis of evidence - No material on record on the basis of which a conclusion could be drawn one way or the other - Dismissal of complaint..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 273, 299, 317-- Recording of evidence in absence of accused, when there was no dispensation as contemplated u/s 273 Cr.P.C - S.273 Cr.P.C stood violated, as there was an infringement of salutary principle - However, said infringement is curable one - High Court directed de novo trial of witnesses examined in..........

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