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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry - Deposition of witness that demand of dowry was made soon before death - This fact not mentioned by witness when his statement was recorded in a complaint case and also before police when his statement was recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Deposition of said witness is not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 366, 363, 342-- Age - Birth certificate of prosecutrix not produced - Mother not examined as a witness inspite of the fact that her statement was recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Doctor opined age 17-18 years - Doctor admitted in evidence that age can fluctuate either way - Held, prosecution has failed to establish..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 499(9), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Defamatory statement made u/s 161 Cr.P.C. during investigation of a case - Complaint u/s 500 IPC - Petition to quash complaint on the plea that statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. comes under Exception 9 of S.499 IPC - Held, statement made u/s 161 Cr.P.C. is a 'privileged statement' - However, the..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 201, 34-- Offence u/s 498-A, 304-B, 201/34 - Cognizance taken by Magistrate - Petition to quash proceedings against petitioner - Case against other accused except husband of victim ended in acquittal - Statement of witnesses u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and depositions before Court and judgment of acquittal not showing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- No eye witness of incident - PWs3, 4 & 6 had seen appellant running away with knife in his hand - PWs 2, 3, 5, 6 & 8 heard deceased saying that it was appellant who stabbed him and FIR did mention this fact of dying declaration made by deceased - Conviction on basis of said dying declaration,..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A - Conviction - Neighbour turned hostile - Evidence of parents about torture of victim for non payment of balance dowry not shaken by cross examination - No reason as not to rely upon their evidence - Delayed recording of statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. due to casual approach of I.O. -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 96, 97, 103-- Murder - Right of self defence - Accused received gun shot injury in the incident - FIR lodged by a person who was not an eye witness - He stated nothing about the injury - This fact came to knowledge of police in statement of P.W. u/s 161 - Cannot be said that police suppressed the fact...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 148, 323-- Murder - Conviction - Appeal against - Incident occurred in midnight on roof of house of deceased - PW1 wife was the sole eye witness, sleeping on roof - Brother of deceased lodged FIR who described the availability of moon light - It had rained in first half of night - Possibility that it was..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Conviction - Appeal against - Informer turning hostile - PW-8 not found to be eye witness - No explanation for recording statement of PW-8 u/s 161 Cr.P.C. after four months - Wife (PW-2) of deceased not disclosing name of 'R' as accused and her statement self contradictory as also contrary to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Delay in lodging FIR and no satisfactory explanation - P.W.2 contradicted his statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Evidence of prosecutrix unsatisfactory - Conviction set aside...........

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