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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Appellant with co-accused picked up prosecutrix in a van from the field and drove her to a forest and committed rape on her - Further allegations that appellant then took prosecutrix to his house where appellant and his wife (acquitted) wrongfully confined prosecutrix and appellant again committed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Evidence of a hostile witness is not wiped out in its entirety - Erroneous opinion as to punctured wound led the prosecution to declare a doctor hostile witness - This does not dilute his other evidence if otherwise worthy of reliance...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 393, 307, 34-- Attempt to loot transport vehicle after asking for a lift - PW3 witness of incident turned hostile - None of the accused named in the FIR - Accused arrested shortly after the incident on identification of the informant - Part of arrest and recovery of weapons disbelieved by Courts of Sessions in..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 27-- Adverse possession - Proof - Evidence of defendant shows that house was constructed about 25 years back - As per evidence of plaintiff, house was constructed about 8-9 years back, but yet he deposed that at the time when house was constructed, he objected to its construction - One witness in..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 7-- Illegal gratification - Patwari demanded Rs.2, 000/- for supply of copy of jamabandi - On being asked by accused, complainant and shadow witness went to tea vend - On seeing police party accused threw tainted currency notes on table - Recovery not effected from person of accused by raiding policy..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Where a witness for the prosecution turns hostile, the Court may rely upon so much of the testimony, which supports the case of the prosecution and is corroborated by other evidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1947, Section 5(2), Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 20-- Recovery of tainted money - No evidence to prove demand and voluntary acceptance - Complainant and shadow witnesses turned hostile - Complainant stated that he placed the currency notes on table of accused and that no demand was made - Shadow witness stated that he was not present when money was..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Recovery of tainted currency notes from the right side drawer of table of the accused and not from the person of accused - Saucer over which hands of the accused were got washed was brought by the raiding party - Possibility of saucer having been already treated with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Prosecution witness supporting defence - Prosecution did not get him declared hostile - Defence can rely on his evidence and it is binding on the prosecution...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of daughter of complainant - Injured father the eye witness - Other eye witness turned hostile - Held, conviction can be based on the sole testimony of injured father which otherwise is credible - Witness being a close relative, cannot be called a partisan..........

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