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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2020
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 25-- Maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C - Grant of permanent alimony u/s 25 of Hindu Marriage Act - Application is maintainable if filed before grant of permanent alimony u/s 25 of Hindu Marriage Act but reverse is not the accepted norm - Application u/s 125 Cr.P.C. filed by wife after taking permanent alimony..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of pistol - Pistol was recovered at the instance of accused from under the earth in courtyard - Since independent witness went hostile, recovery disbelieved by High Court - However, PW2 did not deny his signature on recovery memo nor..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder of wife by husband - Fire arm injury - Circumstantial evidence - Accused initially stated in FIR that three intruders entered his house in order to abduct him and they shot dead his wife - However, he has not mentioned any reason or named any on suspicion of enmity or otherwise why..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife by husband - Wife met a homicidal death in her own house mid night when accused was alone with her - Defence of accused that intruders came to their house to abduct him disbelieved - Prosecution established prima facie case and onus shifted to accused - Accused however, failed to..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2020
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 9, 12, 25(1), Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 13-- Custody of minor child - Jurisdiction - Petition, in case of guardianship of minor, is to be filed in the Court under whose territorial jurisdiction the minor, ordinarily resides - If such application relates to property of minor there are two fora and applicant may chose either of the two,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 25-- Recovery of 361.300 kgs poppy straw - Offending vehicle from which contraband was recovered was being driven by accused/registered owner himself - Nothing is available to show that accused allowed third person to use his vehicle for commission of offence under the Act - Accused held, not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 30-- Blind Murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Star witness of prosecution PW3 not supported prosecution case and turned hostile - Complainant deposed in tune with FIR - There is no eye witness to incident - PW4, though stated that white colour scooty was seen to be parked on the spot, but he never..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 452, 326, 232, 324, 427, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 54, 59-- Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Offence u/ss 452, 326, 232, 324, 427, 34 IPC and Ss.25, 54, 59 of Arms Act - Dispute between parties amicably settled inter se - Compromise is genuine - FIR along with consequent proceedings held, quashed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25-- Custody of child - Affluence and capacity of a person to provide minor child all comforts cannot be criterion of letting him retain custody of minor child...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25-- Custody of child - Paramount consideration has to be welfare of child - Welfare of child thus, construed in its widest sense and would include within its ambit financial and physical comforts besides minor child's emotional needs including his/her age, gender and most importantly to ascertain..........

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