Category Archives: Evidence Act

Answer sheet illegally altered by examiner – overwriting – marks changed

Question : I am writing to seek your guidance and assistance in one of the cases that we are dealing with right now and finding it difficult to proceed further in absence of an appropriate case law on the subject matter. My client appeared in HAS examination and attained 599 marks whereas the top ranker… Read More »

Dying Declaration being only evidence of the prosecution – When there is no corroboration for the same

Evidentiary value of Dying Declaration: 12) About the evidentiary value of dying declaration of the deceased, it is relevant to refer Section 32(1) of the Indian Evidence Act, 1872, which reads as under:- 32. Cases in which statement of relevant fact by person who is dead or cannot be found, etc., is relevant.- Statements, written… Read More »