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GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15, 22, 29, 42-- Recovery of 2022.20 kgs poppy pods - Appeal against acquittal - As per prosecution witness, muddamal bags transported in his private vehicle but he has not stated that bags were transported to godown - Even, prosecution witness are silent with regard to filling of bags of contraband - Moreover,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Complainant turned hostile - Panch witness was a stock witness, who joined raids in a number of times - Moreover, Panch witness entered the picture after signal was given to raiding party therefore, he was not a witness either to demand or acceptance of bribe by accused -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Investigation Officer -- Non examination - Not fatal to the prosecution case especially when no prejudice is likely to be suffered by the accused - However, it assumes significance when informant stated that his signatures were taken while he was in a drunken state, the Panch witness turned hostile and some of the..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi)-- Accused entered the house of prosecutrix when her husband was away, forcibly hugged her and pressed her breast - Husband of prosecutrix removed from the post of Panch on the basis of complaint of the accused - One witness turned hostile and declined to support the prosecution case - Other witness..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(d),, 7-- Illegal gratification - Bank Manager demanded and accepted illegal gratification for sanctioning loan - Loan stood already sanctioned and disbursed a day before complaint - Shadow witness did not accompany complainant to prove demand and acceptance of bribe money - Complainant turned hostile..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(i)-- Ganja - Recovery of - Panch witness turned hostile - On the strength of testimony of police officials alone conviction cannot be sustained...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 50-- Offer of search before Magistrate or a Gazetted Officer - Not so mentioned in FIR - Sought to be proved by oral evidence - Panch witness who was a stock witness of Police turned hostile - Not safe to rely on evidence of Panch witness, Inspector and Assistant Sub Inspector - Search and seizure not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Terrorists and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act, 1987, Section 5, Arms Act, Section 25, 27-- Weapons - Recovery of semi automatic U.S.Carbine magazine and 113 cartridges from the house of accused pursuant to information given by accused - Appeal against conviction - Two Panch witnesses of recovery turned hostile - Testimony of police official was however supported by fact that weapon was..........

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