Showing : 71-80 of 108 Results

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A,279-- Death - Rash and negligent driving - Proof of - Without waiting for signal from conductor, appellant/driver started the bus - Passenger who was on rooftop for unloading his luggage fell down and succumbed to injuries - Held, for application of either S.279 or S.304-A it must be established that..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 151, Order 18, Rule 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 137-- Summoning of a plaintiff's witness at the instance of defendant for cross examination who was not examined by plaintiff suspecting his bona fides but whose affidavit in lieu of examination in chief was filed - Where the name of an individual figures in the list of witnesses, the party has a..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Evidence of witness - PWs 15 and 16 were not cross-examined on same day - In chief-examination, these witnesses have categorically deposed that petitioner had driven the vehicle, but they have subsequently denied same in cross examination - Held, it clearly shows that they were subsequently won..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Recall of a witness - Withdrawal from testimony - Long history of enmity between the families of complainant and accused - At least seven persons from both sides murdered - Parties entering into compromise with intervention of 40 village Panchayats - Application to recall witness allowed for..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 16, Rule 6-- Summons to produce documents - Person so summoned does not become a witness - Cannot be cross examined unless and until he is called as a witness...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 18, Rule 17-- Recall of witness for cross examination - Witness could not be cross examined as counsel was busy in another Court - A party should not be allowed to suffer due to lapse on the part of his counsel - Only one witness i.e. plaintiff was to be cross examined - One opportunity given to cross examine..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d)-- Illegal gratification - Independent witness stating that all the writing work after raid was carried out at the office of the Anti Corruption Branch and even the diary from where the tainted money was recovered sealed there and not at the spot and tainted currency notes were not sealed at all -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Independent witness-- Joined but given up as won over, without any material having been furnished in that regard, certainly cast a doubt on the prosecution story - Held, it was incumbent upon the State to examine the independent witness and had he not supported the case of the prosecution, then with the permission of..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 138-- Cross examination - Witness remained uncross examined - Witness could not be subsequently cross examined as he became incapable of giving evidence due to infirmities of the old age - Held, an uncross examined testimony of witness cannot be read in evidence, as the right of cross examination is an..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 68, 71-- Proof of execution of Will - Registered Will - One of attesting witness expired - Other attesting witness, Deed Writer & Sub-Registrar examined to prove execution of Will - Attesting witness denied putting of thumb-impression by testator & other witnesses in his presence - Evidence of attesting..........

Showing : 71-80 of 108 Results