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Documentary Evidence and Presumptions as to Documents

INTRODUCTION As per section 3 of the Indian Evidence Act, ‘all documents produced for the inspection of the court; such documents are called documentary evidence.’ These also include electronic records and Chapter V of the Indian Evidence act deals with documentary evidence and presumptions regarding them. DOCUMENTARY EVIDENCE Section 61 This section states that if a document is… Read More »

Examination of Witness

INTRODUCTION Chapter X of part III of the Indian Evidence Act, 1872 deals with the examination of a witness. Section 135 lays down the order to be followed in production and examination of witnesses which is left to be regulated by the code of civil procedure and criminal procedure. If there is no provision for a particular point… Read More »