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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Theft - Adverse inference - Allegation that accused stole the bond paper on which settlement among three parties including accused was recorded - It is not believable that accused after snatching bond will again come back on the same day and no action is taken against accused - Adverse inference..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Plaintiff himself not appearing as his own witness - Plaintiff appearing through attorney - No prejudice shown to be caused to defendant - Nothing to show that any material question put to attorney not answered - Adverse inference can only be drawn if attorney is unable to answer the question put..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Adverse inference - Failure to produce a document, existence of which is not in dispute can hardly be a matter for drawing adverse inference...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 379, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of silver and gold ornaments - Recovery made after four months of incident and recovery witnesses not supported prosecution case - Thus, no question of identification made by PW3 - Trial Court convicted accused on basis of presumption drawn u/s 114 of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Presumption of truth - Courts below have found that plaintiff has not been able to prove plea of fraud - Signatures and thumb impressions on sale deed are admitted - There is photograph of appellant on sale deed - Sale deed is a registered document and registered sale deed has presumption of truth..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114, 35-- Revenue entries - Presumption of truth attached to revenue entries stands rebutted when change in revenue entries is u, explained - Unexplained change of entries is of no consequence...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114(g)-- Adverse inference - Non-examination of a party as its own witness - Adverse inference can be drawn if circumstances of the case warrant...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Presumption - Where a party to a suit fails to enter into a witness box to state his/her own case on oath and does not offer himself/herself to be cross-examined by other side, presumption would arise that case set up by him/her is not correct...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11(vi), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Adoption - Presumption - Factum of adoption and its validity to be duly proved - Formal ceremony of giving and taking is an essential ingredient for a valid adoption - But long duration of time during which a person is treated as adopted cannot be ignored and by itself may in circumstances carry a..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Presumption - During subsistence of debt if debtor hands over his title deeds to the creditor then an initial presumption can be drawn that title deed was handed over to secure the debt - However, it is mere presumption of fact and it is always open to debtor to show otherwise...........

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