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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 163A, 173-- Accidental death - Liability of driver of offending vehicle - There is no evidence on record to prove negligence of driver of offending vehicle - However, claimants proved that accident happened out of use of offending truck - Hence, driver is liable to pay compensation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Accident occurred on account of negligent driving of offending vehicle - Deceased was 34 years of age at the time of accident and left behind 4 dependents in his family - Notional income of deceased rightly taken as Rs.5000 p.m - Tribunal rightly applied deduction..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(ii)(C), 54-- Transportation of 53.950 kg Ganja - Presumption of possession of contraband - Number plate of vehicle involved in the case was missing from front side of vehicle - However, evidence on record shows that any detached number plate was not recovered from inside the vehicle during search - Though in..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(ii)(C), 35-- Transportation of 53.950 kg Ganja - Search and seizure - Recovery effected from bags lying in vehicle driven by accused - However, material on record create strong doubt regarding awareness of accused about nature of substance concealed in bags or that he knowingly permitted contraband to be..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 25-- `Knowingly permits' - It is for the prosecution to establish that with the owner's knowledge, vehicle was used for commission of an offence under the Act...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 60-- Recovery of 500 gms Charas - Non-seizure of vehicle in question - It was essential for police to seize the motorcycle allegedly being driven by accused and from where recovery effected - In the absence of same benefit goes to accused - Accused acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 34-- Attempt to murder - FIR lodged after more than 2 months and 18 days of incident - Lame explanation given by complainant that accused threatened to kill him - However, complainant was gaining time to create evidence so as to implicate accused in this patently false case - Plea put forth by..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Material witnesses failed to identify the accused as a person who was driving the vehicle in question at the time of accident - Prosecution failed to prove its case - Conviction and sentence set aside - Accused acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 451, 457-- Release of seized vehicle - Vehicle involved in murder case - Registered owner of vehicle did not seek for custody of vehicle for the last nearly four years - He took a loan from petitioner/Finance Company but failed to pay - Petitioner seeking custody of vehicle - Requirement of vehicle can be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20, 29-- Recovery of 14.750 kg charas - Accused absconded from the spot on seeing the police party - Recovery effected from vehicle which was allegedly driven by accused - Identification of accused to be driver who absconded on seeing patrol party therefore is sine quo non for proof of charge leveled..........

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