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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 22, Rule 3, Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Substitution of LRs - Condonation of delay - Petition for substitution filed by wife after seven years of death of her husband i.e. original plaintiff - Wife had knowledge of pendency of appeal - Her plea that she was told by her husband that counsel would inform about hearing of application -..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu law -- Joint family property - Partition as a result of collusion - Estoppel - Defendant No.2 with the help of his brother and father pleading prior partition in 1964 - Purpose of plea was only to help defendant No.2 to defeat the claim of his wife and ensure collusive decree - Defendant No.2 cannot take..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 38, Rule 5-- Attachment before judgment - Revision against order allowing application for attachment before judgment - Plea that defendant is not disposing of the property - In case defendant is not disposing of property then he has no grievance at all to file revision even if impugned order is passed and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Conviction - Validity - Deceased due to continuous ill-treatment alleged to have poured kerosene oil on her person and set herself on fire - Dying declaration recorded before Executive Magistrate soon after occurrence, reliable and corroborated by medical evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114A-- Rape - Conviction - Validity - Accused alleged to have forcibly caught hold of prosecutrix and committed rape on her - Prosecutrix attempted suicide by consuming poison due to trauma of rape after 22 days from date of incident - Version of prosecutrix supported by circumstantial evidence cannot be..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 84-- Murder - Plea of insanity - Accused alleged to have brutally killed his own mother using `latth' - He even threatened to kill his brother and other relatives who reached the spot - Accused failed to prove that he was an insane person as no doctor had been examined on his behalf to prove the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Speedy and expeditious disposal of cases - Directions issued to all Criminal Courts in country dealing with cases u/s 138 of the Act, viz: (1) Metropolitan Magistrate/Judicial Magistrate (MM/JM), on the day when the complaint u/s 138 of the Act is presented, shall scrutinize..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 143, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 263-- Dishonour of cheque - Summary trial - In summary trial, after accused is summoned, his plea is to be recorded u/s 263(g) Cr.P.C. and his examination, if any, can be done by Magistrate and a finding can be given by Court u/s 263(h) Cr.P.C. - Same procedure can be followed by Magistrate for offence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal trial-- Eye witness - Plea that eye witness is pardanashin lady and she cannot identify accused persons - Not accepted - Face of pardanashin lady cannot be seen by general public but she can see everybody - Moreover, it would be difficult for her to forget the faces of her husband assailants as they were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 11-- Plea of alibi - Accused contended that at the time of incident he was not present in the village as he was staying in the hostel - High Court stated that incident took place in the month of June when most of the educational institutions remain closed for summer - Accused failed to produced any..........

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