The Indian Evidence Act (No. 1 of 1872): As Amended by Act XVIII of 1872, Together with an Introduction and Explanatory Notes

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PART II
110
No evidence required of fact judicially noticed 57 Facts of which Court must take judicial notice 58 Facts admitted CHAPTER IV OF ORAL EVIDE...
114
Proof of facts by oral evidence 60 Oral evidence must be direct CHAPTER V OF DOCUMENTARY EVIDENCE 61 Proof of contents of documents ...
115
Secondary evidence 64 Proof of documents by primary evidence 65 Cases in which secondary evidence relating to docu ments may be given
117
Who may testify
118
Dumb witnesses
119
Married persons in Civil and Criminal proceedings
120
Rules as to notice to produce 67 Proof of signature and handwriting of person alleged to have signed or written document produced 68 Proof of exe...
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Proof where no attesting witness found 70 Admission of execution by party to attested document 71 Proof when attesting witness denies the execution
122
Evidence as to affairs of State
123
Official communications
124
Information as to commission of offences
125
Professional communications
126
Privilege not waived by volunteering evidence
128
129 Confidential communication with legal advisers
129
Production of witnesss titledeeds
130
Production of documents which another person having possession would be entitled to refuse to produce
131
Witness not excused from answering on ground that answer will criminate Proviso
132
Accomplice a competent witness
133
Number of witnesses CHAPTER X OF THE EXAMINATION OF WITNESSES
134
Order of production and examination of witnesses
135
existing facts
136
Evidence as to document unmeaning in reference to ex isting facts
143
Estoppel
159
Examinationinchief Crossexamination Reexamination 138 Order of examinations Direction of reexamination 139 Crossexamination of person called ...
173
No new trial for rejection or improper reception of evidence
187
Estoppel of tenant
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Page 105 - Can a medical man conversant with the disease of insanity, who never saw the prisoner previously to the trial, but who was present during the whole trial and the examination of all the witnesses, be asked his opinion as to the state of the prisoner's mind at the time of the commission of the alleged crime, or his opinion whether the prisoner was conscious at the time of doing the act that he was acting contrary to law, or whether he was labouring under any and what delusion at the time?
Page 160 - ... if, whatever a man's real intention may be, he so conducts himself that a reasonable man would take the representation to be true and believe that it was meant that he should act upon it, and does act upon it as true, the party making the representation would be equally precluded from contesting its truth...
Page 98 - ... first, that the judgment of a Court of concurrent jurisdiction directly upon the point, is as a plea, a bar, or as evidence, conclusive, between the same parties, upon the same matter, directly in question in another Court...
Page 31 - Documents of any other class in a sister state, by the original, or by a copy, certified by the legal keeper thereof...
Page 189 - ... on the trial of any issue joined or of any matter or question, or on any inquiry arising in any suit, action, or...
Page 159 - When one person has, by his declaration, act or omission, intentionally caused or permitted another person to believe a thing to be true and to act upon such belief, neither he nor his representative shall be allowed in any suit or proceeding between himself and such person or his representative to deny the truth of that thing.
Page 89 - ... where the death of the deceased is the subject of the charge, and the circumstances of the death the subject of the dying declarations (2).
Page 51 - ... that, independently of the evidence objected to and admitted, there was sufficient evidence to justify the decision, or that if the rejected evidence had been received, it ought not to have varied the decision.
Page 135 - The existence of any separate oral agreement, constituting a condition precedent to the attaching of any obligation under any such contract, grant, or disposition of property, may be proved.
Page 32 - The fact that any person was born during the continuance of a valid marriage between his mother and any man, or within two hundred and eighty days after its dissolution, the mother remaining unmarried, shall be conclusive proof that he is the legitimate son of that man, unless it can be shown that the parties to the marriage had no access to each other at any time when he could have been begotten.

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