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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 on the cross examination by the other side -..........

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 Doctor, which would have been a..........

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 sole count of unexplained delay of 2..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2015
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147 -- Payment of compensation - Liability - Owner and driver failed to join proceedings and allowed themselves to be proceeded ex parte - Owner and driver moved an application of additional evidence 13 years after the appeal was filed - Driver at no stage stepped into the witness box - Owner was no, committal about driving license - Held,..........

PATNA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 225, 301 -- Examination of witness - Eye witness precluded from being examined as PW - Public prosecutor had chosen to put eye witness in witness box on behalf of prosecution but he was precluded from being examined as PW at the behest of privately engaged lawyer on behalf of informant - Purpose of no, examination of a particular..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161 -- Statement of witness in Court not finding place in his statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Held, if evidence tendered by witness in the witness box is creditworthy and reliable, that evidence cannot be rejected merely because a particular statement made by witness before Court does not find place in the statement recorded u/s..........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, 394, 34 -- Murder & Robbery - Acquittal - PW3 & PW4, eye witnesses did not state in their evidence that they appeared before a magistrate and gave a statements u/s 164 Cr.P.C. - There are contradictions in the statement vis-a-vis their evidence in court, therefore those statements cannot be used as a corroborative piece of..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114 -- Party not appearing in the witness box as his own witness and not offering himself to be cross examined by the other side - A presumption arises that case set up by him is not correct...........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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East Punjab Urban Rent Restriction Act, 1949, Section 13A -- Specified landlord - Evidence of attorney - Attorney, husband of landlady, stepped into witness box to support her case - He had personal knowledge of requirement of landlady - Held, husband is competent to depose on behalf of his wife to prove her need...........

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