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TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Cross-examination of one's own witness - DW2 turned hostile and deposed against chief examination and colluded with plaintiff - Defendant filed application to declare him hostile after 2 adjournment and 20 days of closure of evidence of DW2 - More so, no details are furnished as..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 12(1)(c)-- Annulment of marriage - Wife suffering from Sickle cell disease - Wife and her parents were aware about her disease before solemnization of marriage and said fact was concealed by them from husband - Sickle cell disease is not curable and wife who suffered a paralytic attack within three months of..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint u/s 138 of the Act - Legally enforceable debt - When complainant discharges his burden that cheque issued by accused towards discharge of legally enforceable whole or part of debt or liability, then only accused will be called upon to answer his case - However,..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 132-- Examination of witness - S.132 of the Act does not apply to a statement made by a person during an investigation u/s 161 Cr.P.C. rather it refers to a person who enters the witness box and is sworn as a witness...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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East Punjab Urban Rent Restriction Act, 1949, Section 13-- Eviction - Personal necessity - Premises in question required for running a grocery store jointly by landlady and her husband - Merely because husband never stepped into witness box, is no ground to discard the case of landlady, particularly when need was as such joint and landlady herself had..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Cruelty - Demand of car - Allegation that father of complainant financed the car - Nothing on record that car was financed by father of complainant and from which bank or finance company - More so, father of complainant not produced in the witness box - Adverse inference drawn against prosecution..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Specific Relief Act, 1963, Section 34, 38-- Suit for declaration that sale deed in question is null and void and for permanent injunction - Plaintiff failed to prove that sale deed was executed in a fraudulent manner - Onus was on the plaintiff to prove the issues by leading cogent evidence - Much less producing any cogent evidence,..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Power of Attorney Act, 1882, Section 1A, 2-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint filed by power of attorney holder - Power of attorney not presented alongwith complaint - It is no ground to quash prosecution because it is always open to complainant to come to witness box and ratify acts of power agent...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 138-- Summoning of defendants for cross-examination - Defendant did not enter witness box - Question of their cross examination does not arise - Normally witness has to be examined in chief and it is followed by cross examination - In the absence of examination-in-chief, question of cross-examination of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Rent and eviction-- Sub tenancy - Fact that sub tenant was carrying on business from suit premises was admitted by him when he stepped into witness box - This fact is supported by photographs on record - Trial Court after appreciating evidence passed eviction order on the ground of sub-tenancy, which is affirmed in..........

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