Dishonour of Cheque; Alok Rajgardia Vs. State of U.P. [Allahabad High Court, 01-12-2017]

Penal Code, 1860 – S. 420 – Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 – Ss. 138 & 145 – Evidence on Affidavit – Summoning Order for an offence punishable under Section 420 IPC on the basis of affidavit evidence received by the Magistrate with the aid of Section 145 of the Negotiable Instruments Act […]

Motor Vehicles; United India Insurance Company Ltd. Vs. Asha Devi Soni [Allahabad High Court, 27-11-2017]

Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 – in the case of self-employed or persons with fixed wages, in case, the deceased victim was below 40 years, there must be an addition of 50% to the actual income of the deceased while computing future prospects – Addition should be 30% in case the deceased […]

Aarushi Murder Case; Dr. (Smt.) Nupur Talwar Vs. State of U.P. [Allahabad High Court, 12-10-2017]

Evidence Law – Penal Code, 1860 – Ss. 302/34 & 201/34 – the prosecution has failed to prove its case against the accused appellants beyond all reasonable doubts. The conviction of the appellants recorded by the trial court under Sections 302/34 and 201/34 IPC and that of appellant Dr. Rajesh Talwar […]

Offences Against Woman; Shoib @ Chhotey Mian Ansari Vs. State of U.P. [Allahabad High Court, 11-08-2017]

Violence Against Woman – A Court has to take seriously the cases relating to violence against woman – Simultaneously, the Court has a duty to guard itself against false charges of rape – Dignity of woman will have to be protected, but without aid of emotion.