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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Adverse possession-- Once defendant made offer for exchange of land, no plea of adverse possession could be taken by them...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Adverse possession-- Plea by defendant - Burden is upon defendant to prove as to at what point of time his possession became hostile to the plaintiff and at what point of time it matured into title by way of adverse possession after lapse of 12 years - In the instant case it can be safely concluded that defendants..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Defalcation and misappropriation of public money - No direct insulation of crime against petitioners - There is not even any whisper in any of FIR's about loss to exchequer as most of payments are not made - Shifting of work from one construction site to another is specific..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 427, 435, 149-- Offence u/ss 147, 148, 427, 435, 149 IPC - PWs identified accused as one of members of mob consisting of 100 of numbers and that mob being armed with deadly weapons entered into the house of PW2 committed mischief, put the house hold articles on fire - Mere plea of denial is not sufficient to..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125(1)(d)-- Maintenance to father - Father aged about 67 years claiming maintenance from his two sons, as he is unable to maintain himself, his wife and other son who are of unsound mind - Maintenance u/s 125(1)(d) Cr.P.C. is absolute right and cannot be defeated on the plea that sons have no means to pay -..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Agreement to sell-- Specific performance - Plea of hardship - Suit property is the only property of defendant no.1 who is a widow - Defendants eking out their livelihood from the property - Even otherwise, only a merger sum of Rs.5000 has been paid by plaintiffs as advance and no further payment was made - Pleadings..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(ii)(B)-- Recovery of 6.600 kg ganja - False implication - Search and seizure was made in presence of Gazetted officer and two public witnesses - Seizure list prepared on the spot contemporaneously lends credence to evidence of said witnesses - No motive attributed to police witnesses for false case against..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Speedy trial - Speedy trial is part of reasonable, fair and just procedure guaranteed u/Art.21 - Constitutional right cannot be denied even on plea of no, availability of financial resources - Court is entitled to issue directions to augment and strengthen investigating machinery, setting-up new..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Plea of loss of two cheques while travelling in a bus - No police complaint lodged - Conduct of accused is relevant while considering his defence - When accused admitted his signature on cheque and when it has been produced by complainant then burden is on accused to explain..........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Agreement to sell-- Specific performance - Plea of ancestral property - No specific plea to the effect that suit property was ancestral property was taken by defendant - On the other hand defendant styled himself as absolute owner and possessor of suit property - Two sons of defendant who signed the agreement to sell..........

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