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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Fatal accident - Liability of insurance company - Owner-cum-driver of offending vehicle produced a fake driving licence - Another licence produced by driver already expired before accident - Driver of offending vehicle did not depose in evidence and stayed away from witness box - He as owner had..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Dishonour of cheque - Expert opinion - Accused without himself entering into witness box, seeking sending of cheque to Handwriting expert - Application cannot be allowed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 380, 381, 457, 411, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25-- Quashing of FIR - Theft - Confession of co-accused - Petitioner named by co-accused in his disclosure statement - No recovery has been effected from petitioner - Even otherwise, confession made by accused in police custody is inadmissible in evidence in view of S.25 of Evidence Act - More so,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 73-- Comparison of signatures - Provision of S.73 of Evidence Act is not applicable when defendant admitted his signatures and has not even stepped into witness box to support his assertion...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Presumption - Where a party to a suit fails to enter into a witness box to state his/her own case on oath and does not offer himself/herself to be cross-examined by other side, presumption would arise that case set up by him/her is not correct...........
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...........
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..........

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