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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Related witnesses-- Mere relation does not make a witness unreliable - In the absence of anything to suggest that witness had any reason to screen the real offender and falsely implicate the accused, Courts below were justified in accepting their version and holding the charge against the appellant proved...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Sample - Delay of 8 days in sending sample for analysis - No explanation - Seal after use handed over to DSP and not to independent witness - Other evidence to prove the link evidence is not only deficient but unreliable also - It cannot be safely held, that sample remained untampered with -..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Unjustified and unexplained long delay on part of investigating officer in recording statement of material eye-witness, u/s 161 Cr.P.C, during investigation of murder case will render evidence of such witness unreliable - Because the delay would give an opportunity to concoct a different version..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Part statement of a witness when found reliable and part statement unreliable then part found reliable has to be accepted, if duly corroborated, through the other evidence. A witness may be false, in respect of certain features of the case, but he may be true, in respect of other features of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Part acceptance and discarding unreliable part of testimony of a witness - Permissible while appreciating the evidence of a witness...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 365, 302-- Kidnapping and murder of two minor boys - Conviction of appellant and other absconding accused and death sentence passed and upheld by High Court - Case based on circumstantial evidence and confession - Deceased last seen in company of accused was against absconding accused and no witness named..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal trial-- Eye witness - Two principal considerations are whether in the circumstances of the case, it is possible to believe their presence at the scene of occurrence or in such situations as would make it possible for them to witness the facts deposed to by them and secondly, whether there is anything..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,34,201-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Appellants-accused alleged to have committed murder of the deceased on the intervening night of 8/9/5.1994 - Complaint filed with inordinate delay - Case hinging upon the statements of PW1, so-called eye-witness and PW4 witness of extra-judicial confession -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Criminal trial-- Single witness - If neither wholly reliable nor wholly unreliable Court to look for corroboration in material particulars by reliable testimony, direct or circumstantial, before acting upon testimony of a single witness...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,149,325,149,324,149,323,149,336-- Arms Act 1959, Section 27 - Murder - Conviction - The testimony of PWs 14 and 15 found not wholly reliable - The testimony of third witness PW-17 held to be wholly unreliable - The investigation of the case is tainted and not fair and impartial - The recoveries and seizures made are suspect - The..........

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