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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201-- Causing disappearance of evidence - Charge u/s 201 IPC can be independently laid and conviction maintained, in case prosecution is able to establish that an offence had been committed, the person charged with the offence had the knowledge or the reason to believe that the offence had been..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, 506, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Summoning of additional accused - Offence u/ss 323, 504, 506 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Complainant suffered only one bone injury that too by co-accused - Role of beating by kicks and fists is assigned to petitioner but no such injury was found on the body of complainant - Incident occurred..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Attempt to murder - A-5 and A-6 named in FIR as well in alleged oral declaration of deceased - Even recovery of weapons supports case and statements of PWs pointing guilt of these accused - Evidence of doctor and injuries sustained by deceased clearly establish guilt of A-5 and A-6 - Merely not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Presumption - Allegation against husband and mother-i, law of deceased - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison within 6 months of her marriage - Categorical findings of two Courts below that husband and mother-i, law of deceased demanded dowry from parents..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 368, 366, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Kidnapping of two minor girls - Burden of proof - Accused kidnapped two minor girls on rickshaw - No evidence or circumstance pointing fact that two minor girls were ever seen in company of any other person after their disappearance with accused on rickshaw - Imputation of causing disappearance..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent act - Mere negligence or rashness is not enough to bring a case within ambit of S.304-A IPC - Negligence and rashness proved by evidence must be such as should necessarily carry with it a criminal liability...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Summoning of additional accused - Dowry death - Cruelty - Principle of `stare decisis' - Main accused husband of deceased acquitted on merit - No specific over act levelled against petitioners - Even no cinching evidence to presume that proceeding would culminate into conviction - Petitioners..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - When prosecution's case is based on circumstantial evidence, what is required to be proved is complete chain of circumstances without leaving any conclusion consistent with the innocence of accused - It must be shown that in all human probability, the act, with..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption - Appeal against acquittal u/s 304-B IPC - In the instant case, deceased was at her parent`s home for two months prior to death, this fact does not wipe out the effect of harassment for dowry suffered by the deceased - Even, sexual act was apparently not without..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 451, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Attempt to murder - Appreciation of evidence - As per the testimony of complainant, at the time of incident, A2 was only present in company of A1 - No other allegations have been levelled against A2 - Moreover, it is nowhere stated that during altercation, A2 was inspired by A1 or any criminal act..........

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