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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Cannot be believed qua one accused and disbelieved qua the other - AIR 1975 S.C. 1400 followed wherein held that testimony of a hostile witness is to be discarded altogether...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Conviction by trial Court and acquittal by High Court - Complainant and accused having dispute over agricultural land - PW1 and his deceased son were in field - Deceased was sleeping under a tree after taking meal - Three accused caught hold of deceased and 4th accused cut the neck of deceased..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304 Part I-- Conviction u/s 302 - Verbal dual - Accused returned after some time and gave knife blow on left side of chest, below armpit - Deceased reached police station with help of his friends - Three friends of deceased playing with him at the time of occurrence turned hostile - PW4 a public witness who..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 18, Rule 4, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 26, Rule 16, 16-A, 17, 18, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Witness - Examination by Commission - Commission examining a witness has no right to declare a witness hostile - For declaring a witness hostile permission of Court has to be taken and it is only after grant of such permission by Court that Commissioner can allow a party to cross examine his own..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - A witness cannot be declared hostile even prior to his examination as a witness in the case - Courts cannot presuppose that there is every likelihood that witness will turn hostile and will not support the case - There must be something concrete before the Court to come to a..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Court can accept statement of a hostile witness provided it inspires confidence in the mind of Court - This is based on the principles that 'Falsus in Uno Falsus in omnibus' is not applicable in criminal cases and as such Courts should separate grain of truth from chaff of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Evidence of a hostile witness is admissible to that extent which supports the case of the prosecution - Entire statement of a hostile witness cannot be discarded...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154, 145-- Hostile witness - Witness when resiles from his previous statement made in Court - The only requirement of law is that such witness is to be confronted with his previous statement made before Court as provided in S.145 of Evidence Act - Witness when such confronted then his statement is admissible..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Murder - Conviction - Appeal against - Recovery of knife on disclosure statement of accused - Version of eye witness fully corroborated by medical evidence - Accused and co-accused having previous enmity with deceased - Even though the eye witness turned hostile, his statement was admissible as he..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 460, 458, 34-- Three persons killed and a child of seven years injured - Conviction of appellant - Prosecution of appellant and 'R' who absconded and declared proclaimed offender - Deceased 'S' alongwith his wife and daughter (deceased) resided at the tube well, engaged for cultivation of land belonging to PW5..........

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