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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324, 34-- Attempt to murder - Conviction - Compromise during pendency of appeal - Permission cannot be granted to record compromise - However, compromise is a relevant circumstance while considering quantum of sentence - Seventeen months of imprisonment undergone out of five years imprisonment - Sentence..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment of suicide - It involves a mental process of instigating a person or intentionally aiding person in committing suicide - Without a positive act on part of accused to instigate or aid in committing suicide, conviction cannot be sustained...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - For conviction u/s 306 IPC there has to be a clear mens-rea to commit the offence - It also requires an active act or a direct act which led the deceased to commit suicide seeing no option and that act must have been intended to push the deceased into such a position that he..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 34-- Murder - Recovery of weapons of offence - Non-joining of any public witness at the time of recovering weapons of offence is not enough reason to doubt truthfulness of testimony of police witnesses or discard their evidence - Their testimony inspires confidence - Even otherwise, conviction of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Accused assaulted his wife/deceased under the pretext that she was afflicted by evil spirits - Assault was so brutal that deceased was killed on the spot - Accused as well as maternal family members of deceased are totally rustic, illiterate villagers and all of them..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Any wilful conduct which is likely to drive the woman to commit suicide is sufficient for conviction u/s 498-A IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - There should be clear mens rea to commit the offence for conviction u/s 306 IPC - It also requires an active act or direct act which led the deceased to commit suicide seeing no option and this act must have been intended to push the deceased into such a position that he/she..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Conviction u/s 306 IPC is permissible even without a charge being framed in a case where accused is charged u/s 304-B IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139-- Dishonour of cheque - Acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court - Order of acquittal rightly reversed as presumption was not taken into consideration - Moreover trial Court committed an error in placing heavy burden on the complainant to prove debt - Order of conviction, upheld...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374-- Appeal against conviction - Dismissed in default in absence of counsel for appellant/accused - First Appellate Court supposed to hear the matter on merits and could have put up the matter for some other day or still if counsel was not appearing to argue the appeal then counsel from Legal Aid..........

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