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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 302-- Conviction - Ocular evidence and medical evidence in conflict as to nature of injury - One witness turned hostile - Some of the witnesses of the same family and inimical to accused and not supported by independent witnesses - No evidence as to which injury resulted into death - Land dispute..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Death due to electrocution - Proof - As per PW5 while the acquitted accused was near the transformer, the appellant herein, came and asked to switch off the line as the deceased had got shock on the pole - He has not been declared hostile by the prosecution - From his evidence, it seems that the..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi)-- Accused entered the house of prosecutrix when her husband was away, forcibly hugged her and pressed her breast - Husband of prosecutrix removed from the post of Panch on the basis of complaint of the accused - One witness turned hostile and declined to support the prosecution case - Other witness..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Evidence of a hostile witness not to be discarded totally - Its admissibility has to be touched in the light of the surrounding circumstances and other evidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Evidence of a hostile witness not to be discarded totally - Its admissibility has to be touched in the light of the surrounding circumstances and other evidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 406, 302-- Transfer of murder case - Witnesses not coming forward to depose due to threats of accused - One eye witness examined who turned hostile and there was ineffective cross examination by Public Prosecutor - Magistrate acted like a mere tape recorder to record whatever was stated by the witness - In..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Evidence of a hostile witness remains the admissible evidence and it is open to the Court to rely upon the dependable part of that evidence which is found to be acceptable and duly corroborated by some other reliable evidence available on record...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(d),, 7-- Illegal gratification - Bank Manager demanded and accepted illegal gratification for sanctioning loan - Loan stood already sanctioned and disbursed a day before complaint - Shadow witness did not accompany complainant to prove demand and acceptance of bribe money - Complainant turned hostile..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 50-- Recovery of morphine - Search and seizure - Not mandatory for the prosecution agency to take public witness for search and seizure - Independent witness even though turned hostile, admitted signature on seizure memos - Held, sufficient to warrant an inference that witnesses were present at the..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 18-- Opium - Recovery of 1.5 kg from accused - Non examination of two independent witnesses as they were claimed to be hostile - No fact or circumstance for drawing this inference pointed out especially when both of them were not examined and even when their examination-in-chief was not conducted -..........

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