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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302, 34-- Death of wife in matrimonial home within one year four months of marriage - No eye witness - Medical report that death was due to asphyxia resulting from throttling which was ante mortem and homicidal in nature - Husband, mother-in-law and sister-in-law absconding after the incident - Conduct of..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202-- Issue of process - Postponement of - Legality of - S.D.J.M. did not issue process against accused persons immediately after presentation of complaint petition and examination of complainant - On contrary, after recording initial statement of complainant on 26.02.2007, issue of processes was..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Statement of accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Statement of the accused can only be taken into consideration in its entirety and not to pick out a part of the same, which may be incriminative - Thereafter it has to be examined whether the explanation, furnished by the accused, for his conduct, is..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376- - Gang rape - Common intention - Deemed to have committed gang rape - Held, it is not necessary that in case of a gang rape victim should have been raped by all accused persons - If she is raped by one or more in a group of persons, each of persons shall be "deemed to have committed gang rape",..........

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