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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of 108 packets of Poppy husk - Non-examination of independent witness - Admission of I.O with respect to difference of signatures of independent witness on different memos and he being a convenient person to police, clubbed with his no, production in witness box by prosecution, renders..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65-- Secondary evidence - Application for grant of permission - Contents of application - Can be established only when party is permitted to enter witness box and is subjected to cross examination - Veracity of statement made by the party seeking permission to lead secondary evidence has to be tested..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Death by consuming poison - No evidence on record that accused or any of his relative abetted the commission of suicide by deceased or subjected her to cruelty - Nobody even see the deceased consuming poison - No effort was made by any of the witnesses to call the..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 118, 139-- Dishonour of cheque - Presumption - Rebuttal - Available, if same is rebutted on basis of cross examination of witnesses of complainant and other material evidence on record - It is not mandatory for accused to enter into witness box for purpose of rebuttal of presumption...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 436-- Mischief by fire - Setting complainant's hut on fire - Rivalry between parties - Unsatisfactorily explanation of delay of 2 days in lodging FIR - Contradictions and omission in the evidence of PWs and other examined witness turned hostile - Match box and kerosene cane not recovered - Held, on the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of child aged 3 years - Death due to consumption of mercury - Oral dying declaration - Declaration made by 3 years old child before his parents - Death of child was not caused due to metallic poison - Moreover, it is unbelievable that after child was administered some poisonous substance,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 16, Rule 1-- Summoning of opposite as its own witness - To call an adversary in the witness box as his witness by a party, cannot be conferred legitimacy in law...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Delay in lodging FIR - No satisfactory explanation has been given to explain the inordinate delay of 1 month and 26 days in lodging FIR - Prosecutrix stated that she told her husband about the incident after 2-3 days and her husband kept mum for more than one month as he was discussing the..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 151, Order 18, Rule 3A-- Party as a witness to appear before examination of its witnesses - A party can always be permitted to examine its witnesses before stepping into the witness box subject to the condition that party seeks permission of Court - This is only an exception and not a rule - Discretion not to be exercised..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 16-- Adoption - Suit for declaration - Cause of action sought to be indicated in plaint appears to be wholly no, existent - Adoption deed reveals that plaintiff indicated natural father as his father, which fact clearly negatives the assertion that he was adopted - Though the document has been titled..........

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