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PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 91, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 12, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 340-- False case - Enquiry - False case registered against accused - Accused acquitted - Special Judge directed to conduct an enquiry u/s 340 Cr.P.C. and a complaint be filed against the witnesses for making a false case against the accused...........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 91, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 12, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 340-- Defence witnesses - After thorough scrutiny defence witnesses found to be truthful witnesses - On the other hand contradictions occurred in the prosecution witnesses - Held, more reliance is to be placed upon the evidence produced in the defence in preference to the evidence produced by the..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 91, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 12, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 340-- Defence witnesses - Appreciation of evidence - Witnesses examined by accused in defence command the same respect as the witnesses examined by the prosecution and the same rule of evidence regarding scrutiny applies to both the set of witnesses...........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 91, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 12, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 340-- Summons for production of documents - SP Vigilance conducting investigation - Summons for production of documents issued by ASI - It is SP Vigilance who is competent to issue summons for production of documents - If he had authorized ASI complainant to issue summons on his behalf, then he could..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 8, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 74,65,114-- Marriage certificate - Certified copy - Public document within meaning of S.74 Evidence Act - Certified copies are admissible as secondary evidence - It carries presumption u/s 114(e) Evidence Act...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Dishonour of cheque - Proof of service of notice - There is a postal endorsement to the effect that notice was refused - Envelope is accompanied by acknowledgement and it has been returned to complainant - Having sent notice by registered post, complainant has produced postal receipt - Held, under..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 133, 114-- Illus.(b) - Accomplice - Deposition of an accomplice in a crime who has not been made an accused/put to trial, can be relied upon, however, the evidence is required to be considered with care and caution - An accomplice who has not been put on trial is a competent witness as he deposes in the..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Gift deed - Executed by mother in favour of daughter - Plea of Revocation - Competent person to speak about revocation is the mother who is not examined - Held, adverse inference has to be drawn against the plea put forth by the defendants...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 112, 114-- Paternity of child - Presumption as to - Held, in a case based on paternity claim, it would be unsafe to reach a conclusion solely on mother's assertion on paternity of child, without independent corroboration of mother's testimony - Merely because first party (mother) was engaged for domestic..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 133, 114(b)-- Accomplice is competent to give evidence - However, it is almost always unsafe to convict upon his testimony alone - Though conviction of an accused on the testimony of an accomplice cannot be said to be illegal yet Court will, as a matter of practice, not accept the evidence of such a witness..........

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