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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Criminal trial-- Single witness - Partly reliable and partly unreliable - It is hazardous to base conviction upon the uncorroborated testimony of a single witness who has been found to be partly reliable and partly unreliable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Criminal trial-- Appreciation of evidence - Contradictions - Only material particulars can be used to discredit the testimony of the witness - Omission in the police statement by itself does not necessarily render the testimony of witness unreliable - Version given by the witness in Court if different in material..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Conviction on basis of circumstantial evidence - Murder of wife - No direct evidence - Alleged extra judicial confession in drunken mood to a witness who was also in drunken state - Not reliable - Cause of death not ascertainable as autopsy Doctor was not sure as to whether injury was post mortem..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 452, 148, 324, 149-- Conviction - Accused persons alleged to be entering house of prosecution party and firing and counter firing by prosecution party - One from prosecution party, two from accused party and a third unknown person died - Unknown person's body found far away from alleged place of occurrence - Eye..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Oral dying declarations - Husband alleged to have poured kerosene oil on deceased and set her ablaze - Two oral dying declarations to two sisters - Delay in lodging FIR though police station very near to place of occurrence - One of the sisters to whom oral dying declaration was made neither in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1998
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Criminal trial-- Witness - Wholly unreliable witness - Corroboration - If a witness is partly reliable and partly unreliable then one may look for corroboration to the reliable part of the ocular version of a witness - But if a witness is wholly unreliable the question of corroboration does not arise...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1997
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- High ranker officers in the State present on scence of occurrence - Merely because they are police officers, their evidence cannot and must not be rejected outrightly as unreliable or unworthy of acceptance - It requires to be subjected to careful evaluation like any other witness of occurrence...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1993
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Will-- If attesting witness or some of them turn hostile or unreliable, Court can still declare a Will valid if from the other evidence on record and the circumstances taken as a whole. It is in a position to hold the Will was duly executed and attested...........

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