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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Proof - Confrontation between two parties on previous date - On date of occurrence appellants were lying in wait for deceased - Surprise attack on deceased by appellants - All the three accused persons belabored deceased and continued assault and aggression even when..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 9-- Dishonour of cheque - Holder in due course - Meaning - Held, "Holder in due course" means any person who for consideration became possessor of a promissory note, bill of exchange or cheque if payable to bearer, or payee or endorsee thereof, if (payable to order) before amount mentioned in it..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 9, Rule 9-- Restoration of suit - Sufficient cause - Should receive liberal construction so as to advance substantial justice when no negligence or inaction or want of bonafide is imputed to a party - In the instant case application filed within 30 days after coming to know that suit has been dismissed for..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Application dismissed in default - Restoration - Applicant was ill on the date fixed and her counsel was on strike as such no one pressed the revision and it was dismissed without any hearing - Held, case may be restored on showing sufficient cause - No error committed by Revisional..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Dishonour of cheque - Delay - Condonation - 30 days delay in filing complaint - Delay on account of counsel was admitted in the hospital - Delay properly explained and sufficient cause shown for condoning delay...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Dishonour of cheque - Delay - Condonation - Court is required to see while allowing an application u/s 142 of the Act whether there exists a sufficient cause for condonation of delay in filing the complaint or not...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 244, 245, 246, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 452, 323, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of criminal proceeding - One singular act of demand of dowry - Held, it would neither constitute cruelty nor harassment - A single act of cruelty would also not be sufficient to cause mental agony to a person - It has to be constant process by which emotional distress is caused -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 9, Rule 13, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 37, Rule 4- - Ex parte decree - Setting aside of - Held, it is settled law that ex-parte decree against defendant can only be set aside if he satisfies Court that summons had not been duly served or he was prevented by sufficient cause from appearing and further in addition, there existed special circumstance..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Delay - Condonation - Cause shown for not approaching Court within limitation that petitioner was not physically fit and remained in hospital for some day - Held, cause shown is not sufficient as it was not necessary for the petitioner to come to Court personally...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Rash and negligent driving - Intoxication - Accused was in an inebriated state, after consuming excessive alcohol, he was driving the vehicle without licence, in a rash and negligent manner in a high speed which resulted in the death of six persons - Accused had sufficient..........

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