UPHJS2018-2
Main Exam

Q.3 How and in what manner, can the evidence of a deaf and dumb person be recorded by a Court? Explain with the help of case law. [10 marks]

Answer and Notes

UPHJS2018-2
Pre. Exam

8. During the course of trial of a rape case,a person present in Court cases a knife injuring to another person before the Court.The judge before whom the incident took place:
(A) may not be called in evidance
(B) may be called in evidence only under special order of a Higher Court
(C) may be examined as a witness
(D) may be called in evidence,only if the trial of that incident is going on before a higher court

Answer and Notes Answer is C



UPHJS2014
Pre. Exam

11. A witness, who is unable to speak, gives his evidence in writing in the open court; evidence so given shall be deemed to be-
(A) Primary evidence
(B) Secondary evidence
(C) Documentary evidence
(D) Oral evidence

Answer and Notes Answer is D

UPHJS2012
Pre. Exam

48. "Professional Communication" between Advocate and his client-
(A) is not admissible in evidence
(B) is a privilege communication only until the contract continues
(C) is admissible in evidence with consent of the client
(D) is not admissible until it is legal.

Answer and Notes Answer is C



UPHJS2018-1
Pre. Exam

14. A witness unable to speak, if gives his statement in writing before the Court, then such evidence shall be deemed to be :
(a) Oral evidence
(b) Documentary evidence
(c) Hearsay evidence
(d) Primary evidence

Answer and Notes Answer is A

Explanation : According to section 119 of the Indian Evidence Act, 1872 a witness who is unable to speak may give his evidence in any other manner in which he can make it intelligible, as by writing or by signs; but such writing must be written and the signs made in open court, evidence so given shall be deemed to be oral evidence.

UPHJS2012
Pre. Exam

66. A witness summoned to produce a document can refuse to bring it before the court on the ground that-
(A) the record in question is unpublished record
(B) the record in question relates to an affair of State
(C) the record is admissible
(D) None of the above.

Answer and Notes Answer is D



UPHJS2018-II
Pre. Exam

83. During the course of trial of a rape case, a person present in Court causes a knife injury to another person before the Court. The Judge before whom the incident took place :
(a) . may not be called in evidence
(b) may be called in evidence only under special order of a higher Court
(c) may be examined as a witness
(d) may be called in evidence, only if the trial of that incident is going on
before a higher Court

Answer and Notes Answer is C


Explanation : According to section 121 of Indian Evidence Act no Judge or Magistrate shall, except upon the special order of some Court to which he is subordinate, be compelled to answer any questions as to his own conduct in court as such Judge or Magistrate, or as to anything which came to his knowledge in Court as such Judge or Magistrate; but he may be examined as to other matters which occurred in his presence whilst he was so acting.