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SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1B)(a)-- Attempt to murder - Prosecution alleged that accused fired upon victim by pistol from very short distance due to which gun shot injuries were sustained by victim on his neck - Medical report shows that injuries sustained by victim were simple in nature - Doctor did not find any characteristic of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - A party will not normally be allowed to cross-examine his own witness and declare him hostile unless Court is satisfied that statement of witness exhibits an element of hostility or that he has resiled from a material statement or it is satisfied that witness is not speaking the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Will -- Suspicious circumstances - No proof of valid execution of Will and attestation by two witnesses as they turned hostile - No animus attestandi i.e witness must have intended to attest the Will - No reason as to why testator exclude his own family members and granted Will in favour of stranger -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Evidence of hostile witness cannot be discarded as a whole and relevant parts thereof which are admissible in law can be used by prosecution or defence...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of poppy husk - Non-examination of independent witness - Prosecution is not obliged to examine a witness who has been won over by accused and likely to turn hostile in case examined before court - It is always open to accused to examine such a witness in his defence and Court itself may..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession - Witness of extra judicial confession does not inspire confidence - Eye witnesses turned hostile - PW2 supported prosecution case but there are many latches and contradictions in his evidence - Prosecution recovered empty cartridges from spot but failed to prove..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Testimonies of PW1 & PW2 shows that they could not have recognized the accused persons at the time of occurrence and even the weapons used by them - PW3, only witness of recovery of weapon stated that no recovery was made by I.O in his presence, and declared hostile - Motive of crime also..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Court must critically analyse the testimony of hostile witness and then see as to what extent and how for it supports the prosecution case...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Complainant turned hostile - Panch witness was a stock witness, who joined raids in a number of times - Moreover, Panch witness entered the picture after signal was given to raiding party therefore, he was not a witness either to demand or acceptance of bribe by accused -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), (2), 20-- Illegal gratification by public servant - Complainant put the tainted money in the pocket of accused when accused gave an indication by show of palm - Complainant lodged an oral complaint, written by another person who was not examined - No evidence to show whether money put in pocket of accused..........

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