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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Agreement to sell-- Specific performance - Equitable relief - Delay and laches - Long delay of more than 2 years in issuing suit notice and in filing suit after period specified for performance would disentitle plaintiff from seeking relief of specific performance - Even otherwise, plaintiff never showed her..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19, 7, 13, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 120B-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/ss 7, 13 of P.C.Act and Ss.420, 120-B IPC - Competent authority while passing sanctioning order specifically mentioned offences in question - Merely wrong mentioning of S.197 Cr.P.C. instead of S.19 of P.C.Act, does not cause any prejudice or failure of justice..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(ii)(c)-- Recovery of 4 kg charas - Testimony of police officials - Police officials have no familiarity with accused - In absence of any prior animosity or ill will, police officials present on their patrolling duty as usual were not accepted to falsely implicate the accused who was a resident of far away..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 151, Order 6, Rule 16-- Divorce - Striking off pleadings for non payment of maintenance ordered to be paid u/s 125 Cr.P.C. - If one of the parties to the lis is in arrears of payment of maintenance directed to be paid by a competent Court having jurisdiction, non payment definitely amounts to a contumacious conduct on..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 14-- Exclusion of time - Expression "prosecuting with due diligence and in good faith" - Not confined only to time in which execution proceedings was initiated or time in which execution petition was filed/Civil proceedings were initiated - In order to get benefit of S.14 of the Act, party who claims..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 9, Rule 6-- Ex parte order - Setting aside - Ex parte order can be set aside only in exceptional circumstances - This inherent power is with the Court and can be exercised when party is not at fault or ex parte order has been obtained by playing fraud with the Court or by collusion...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 341-- Attempt to murder - Prior enmity between parties - Complainant was aggressor party - Accused also received injuries on their person in this very occurrence - True genesis of occurrence withheld by prosecution from Court - Inconsistencies and contradictions in statements of injured witnesses found..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 151-- Closure of evidence - Costs not imposed before closing evidence - By not imposing costs party not put on guard to make him aware that his evidence was likely to be closed - Order closing evidence set aside and tenant be provided three effective opportunities to complete his evidence subject to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 1, Rule 10-- Impleadment of a party - Partition suit - Property in question was jointly purchased by plaintiffs along with defendant son of `N' - Suit for partition of property was not based on right of inheritance - Petitioners being daughters of said `N' had no right or locus to interject in suit proceedings..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 391-- Scope - Provision of S.391 Cr.P.C. is only meant to give opportunity to concerned party for leading such additional evidence which could not have been recorded despite due diligence having been exercised by the party seeking such opportunity and owing to the circumstances beyond its control...........

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