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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- For an offence u/s 498-A IPC complainant must make allegation of harassment to the extent so as to coerce her to meet any unlawful demand of dowry, or any willful conduct on the part of the accused of such a nature as is likely to drive the woman to commit suicide or to cause grave injury or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Company - Prosecution of Director of a company - Complaint to state how a Director who is sought to be made an accused, was in charge of the business of the company - In case of non director officers there is all the more need to state what his part is with regard to conduct of business of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Conduct of prosecutrix - No explanation by prosecutrix as to why she did not inform anybody in the hotel or while coming from the hotel on next day or on the road about the incident - From conduct of prosecutrix during two days, it can be inferred that it was a clear cut case of consent -..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 205-- Exemption from personal appearance - Grant of - Nature of allegations, conduct of accused, inconvenience of personal appearance are relevant considerations for deciding the question of exemption from personal appearance - Two petitioners figure as accused for offence u/ss 409, 420, 468, 471 and..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Offence by company - Vicarious liability of director - Held, to make a director of a company vicariously liable for the acts of company, it is obligatory on the part of complainant to make specific allegation as are required in law - In the instant case, apart from company,..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Circumstantial evidence - Conviction - Tests to be satisfied - Held, witnesses are prone to speak falsehood, but circumstantial evidence will not - It is, therefore, duty of court to scan through evidence on anvil of human conduct, probabilities and attending circumstances, extent of doubts in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Suicide - Abetment - When there was a proximity and nexus between conduct and behaviour of accused appellants with that of suicide committed by deceased, conviction u/s 306, held, justified...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Innocence-- Conduct which destroys the presumption of innocence can be considered as relevant and material - Unnatural, abnormal or unusual behaviour of the accused after the offence may be relevant circumstance against him...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint against partnership firm and its partners - Averment in complaint against accused Nos.2 & 3 that they were the partners of the firm and were responsible for all sort of business affairs of the firm - Criminal liability can be fastened against those partners who at..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, 8-- Extra judicial confession - Allegation that student `A' caused death of student `U' in a fight during recess hours - Accused `A' allegedly made extra judicial confession before Vice Principal of School - Held, Vice Principal of School is a person in authority vis-a-vis. students - Possibility that..........

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