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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Recovery of tainted money - Plea that it was thrust on him - No witness examined to prove the initial demand - Tainted money alleged to be thrust on accused and when he tried to push it back, his hands got smeared resulting in left and right hands giving positive of sodium carbonate and..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323-- Voluntarily causing hurt - Acquittal - Validity - One of the accused alleged to have caught hold of complainant and other accused slapped on his face - No independent witness was examined - Magnitude of injury blown out of proportion - Major contradictions found in testimony of injured, medical..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Shadow witness not supporting prosecution case on point of recovery - Held, otherwise credible testimony of other witnesses cannot be discarded...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Non-examination of independent witnesses - Contention that apart from police officials no other independent witness has been examined - PW8 has vividly described occurrence and graphic description has not been, in any manner, dented in spite of roving cross-examination - Despite searching..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Testimony of witness in Court suffering from material improvements from his statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Testimony not believed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal trial -- Discrepancies - Mere marginal variations in the statements of a witness cannot be dubbed as improvements, as the same may be elaborations of a statement made by the witness at an earlier stage - Irrelevant details which do not in any way corrode the credibility of a witness cannot be labelled as..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Medical and Occular Evidence-- If oral testimony of a witness is straight-forth and unalloyed with embellishments, if it is trust inspiring and creditworthy, it may not be thrown overboard just because of some insignificant and ancillary or peripheral discrepancies with the medical evidence...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Trial -- Testimony of relative witness - Reliability of - Held, in a criminal case testimony of eye witness mere on account of his relationship with deceased or victim by holding him interested witnesses only on such count cannot be discarded if his presence at place of incident is proved by available..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Child witness - Testimony - Conviction - Held, Court can rely upon testimony of a child witness and it can form basis of conviction if same is credible, truthful and is corroborated by other evidence brought on record - Corroboration is not a must to record a conviction but as a rule of prudence -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 63, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Unnatural conduct of witness - Murder - Daughter of deceased was eye-witness to occurrence - She informed her maternal grandmother that accused/mother-i, law of deceased had forcefully taken away deceased - Grandmother did not tell it to anyone for almost two..........

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