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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 100-- Murder - Attempt to murder of injured witnesses - Right of self defence - Defence does not have a case that injured witnesses had come with any weapons - Accused were not injured in any manner - What was the reason for A-1 coming with a chopper when his name was called by deceased, definitely, he..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84, 302, 307, 374-- Unsoundness of mind - Murder - Defence of insanity - Appellant charged of throwing two boys and one girl into well, out of which one boy and a girl were dragged out but one boy could not be traced - Evidence of doctors who treated accused stated that she was suffering from mental disease known as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - PW1 is an eye witness of incident - However, PW1 has given a general and omnibus statement about assault upon deceased as well as to himself by accused, which is not even duly corroborated by medical evidence - Neither deceased nor PW1 had any injury..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Death by burning - 90% burn injuries - Deceased died by setting herself on fire within 7 years of her marriage - Testimony of mother and brother of deceased reveal that there was demand of dowry and maltreatment with deceased from side of accused - It was amply..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 304-- Nature of offence - Murder case - As per evidence on record, act of stabbing was preceded by discussion to sort out some dispute between deceased and accused `R'- Only single stab wound was inflicted which shows that there was no premeditated attack - Hence, where act took place upon sudden..........
CALCUTTA 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 - Dying declaration - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide by setting herself on fire - She was married for 13 days only - All PWs corroborated the fact that deceased was subjected to cruelty, harassment and dowry demands at the hands of her i, laws and husband - Dying..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 20, Rule 12, Indian Contract Act, 1872, Section 73, 74-- Mesne profits - Lease deed - Actual rate of prevailing rent - No evidence led as to what was actual rate of prevailing rent for grant of mesne profits at a rate higher than agreed rent - Lease deed in question also does not provide for a figure of Rs.48,000 p.m to be granted as enhanced rent -..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 452, 377-- Sexual assault of 16 years old boy - Unnatural offence - Victim being less than 18 years of age, therefore he was a child at the time of incident - Presumption u/s 29 of POCSO Act comes into operation - Defence raised by accused is probable when read along with medical evidence rebutted the said..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 451, 506, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 35-- Rape - Determination of age of prosecutrix - Entry in general register maintained by School - School leaving certificate was issued by Headmaster on the basis of general register entry maintained in school - Entry in general register about date of birth of prosecutrix was made by concerned person..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(h), 20, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 35, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 451, 506-- Rape - Age of accused - Entry of name of accused in register maintained by school - Admissibility - Determination of age of accused - Rape case - AW1 produced the character certificate of accused and original register as well as carbon copy of school leaving certificate - Character certificate..........

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