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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Contraband - Recovery slightly above commercial quantity - Accused already undergone 01 year and 09 days out of total substantive sentence of 10 years - Appeal not likely to be decided in near future - Sentence suspended...........
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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of railway tickets from possession of accused - PW3, (to whom the tickets were given by accused) not shown tickets to police on the first instance - No explanation was given by PW3 for the same - Statement of PW6 on this behalf is also not convincing..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of key of hotel from possession of accused - PW3 reveals that when police came to their village, they brought key of guest house, besides hotels or guests normally retain one duplicate key of every room - PW3 neither examined nor declared hostile - He..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Prosecution stated that deceased had given a debt of Rs.2000 to accused and accused did not want to return the same therefore, he put him to death - However, only Rs.700 was recovered from accused and that too belatedly - No reason as to recovery why not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 357, 482-- Stay of recovery of compensation during pendency of appeal - Contention that trial Court granted Rs.5 lakhs compensation to victim without discussing age of victim and other circumstances - Held, without expressing any opinion on merits of case, in the interest of justice, applicant is directed to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 380, 411-- Murder - Theft - Circumstantial evidence - Accused convicted as following circumstances proved against him: (i) Accused came to the house of deceased and stayed there in the intervening night of occurrence; (ii) deceased was last seen with the accused in the fateful night; (iii) on the next..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 151, Order 7, Rule 11-- Rejection of plaint - Suit for declaration and recovery of possession - Claim of plaintiffs are that suit properties illegally transferred in the names of defendants - However, documents relied upon by plaintiffs does not support their claim - Thus, there are pertinent questions that require to be..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 1, Rule 10-- Impleadment of a party - Recovery suit against company and its partners - Petitioner only a manager employee of company - Indeed, petitioner in his capacity as manager may be preparing account books and other documents of company - Even if accepted for sake of arguments that petitioner..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 118-- Pronote - Consideration - Presumption - Recovery suit - Evidence of plaintiff itself shows that he advanced money on request of husband of defendant not by defendant - Passing of consideration in such situation is highly improbable - Once pronote is found to be without consideration, it does not..........

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