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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 7-- Illegal gratification - Tainted money - Recovery of - Shadow witness turned hostile and independent witnesses not examined - Recovery of tainted money proved by Senior Officer as also the complainant - There was no reason for the Senior Officer to falsely implicate the accused - It is often very..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Entire testimony of a hostile witness is not to be discarded - It can be subjected to close scrutiny and that portion of evidence which is consistent with the case of the prosecution or defence may be accepted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal trial-- Seizure memo - I.O. not examined - Seizure witness turned hostile - Seizure not proved - Ignoring seizures decision based on other evidence and evidence of two eye witnesses reliable - Conviction - No interference...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(i)-- Ganja - Recovery of - Panch witness turned hostile - On the strength of testimony of police officials alone conviction cannot be sustained...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 137, 154-- Hostile witness - At the stage of cross examination by defence witness declared hostile - Prosecution allowed to cross examine the witness - Accused is entitled to cross-examine the witness to the extent the witness in the cross-examination done by the Public Prosecutor has contradicted himself in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Evidence of a hostile witness not to be totally rejected - It can be subjected to close scrutiny and that portion of the evidence which is consistent with the case of the prosecution or the defence may be accepted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Single gun shot injury - Murder - Common intention - Accused followed deceased on cycles and shortly thereafter sound of firearm shot was heard - Witnesses saw deceased lying with bleeding injury on neck - Eye witness PW4 turned hostile - Evidence of other witnesses that when they reached spot..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Two out of three eye witness turned hostile - One supported prosecution - Accused convicted - It cannot be said that prosecution must suffer adverse inference for any further non production of witnesses - It is not the case of accused that there were certain witnesses who were cited as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 391, 386-- Retrial and reinvestigation - Communal frenzy - Death of 14 persons - Reinvestigation and retrial ordered as there was dishonest and fault investigation and trial was held in perfunctory manner as large number of PWs turned hostile and resiled; star witnesses threatened; Prosecuting agency not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile Witness - Evidentiary value - If a witness is declared hostile it does not result in the automatic rejection of his evidence - Evidence of a hostile witness if it finds corroboration can be taken into account while judging the guilt of an accused...........

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