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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4-- Rape of girl by her own father - Star witness of prosecution i.e prosecutrix turned hostile and had not supported prosecution case - There is no other connecting material on record which would establish involvement of accused with regard to charges framed against accused - Conviction and sentence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Appeal against conviction - No reasons assigned by High Court for grant of bail - Order granting bail during pendency of appeal held, set aside - Matter remitted to High Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Appeal against conviction - Additional evidence against accused to show the criminal background of accused filed for the first time in appeal - List of criminal cases shows that some cases were registered against accused prior to grant of bail and some cases..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Quarrel took place between parties abruptly and suddenly - Accused as well as deceased were under the effect of intoxication - In this scuffle, accused inflicted blows of Chimta held by him on person of deceased without any premeditation and without intending to cause him such..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Sudden fight between two brothers - Accused had not come armed to spot with a weapon of offence - No witness has testified as to any past enmity and acrimony between two brothers - No external injuries were present and noticed in rib area - There is hardly any evidence to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal trial -- Material contradictions and inconsistencies in the statement of prosecution witness - Conviction cannot be based upon the same...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 148-- Dishonour of cheque - Appeal against conviction - Order to deposit more than 25% of the fine amount - Appellate Court is empowered to impose a minimum of 20% and maximum amount can go to any extent and it can go upto the fine/compensation amount, imposed by the judgment appealed against...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 148-- Dishonour of cheque - Appeal against conviction - Order to deposit a minimum of 20% of the fine/compensation - Provision is mandatory and not discretionary - Use of word `may' can only be taken to have the colour and meaning of `shall' and there is no scope for exercise of discretion...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 148-- Dishonour of cheque - Appeal against conviction - Order to deposit more than 25% of the fine amount - Accused in stringent financial condition - Petitioner directed to deposit 20% of the fine amount...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Oral statements of PWs and documentary evidence in the shape of letters written by deceased to her father not supported prosecution case - There is no inference of any demand of dowry in such letter as well - Prosecution failed to prove either demand of dowry or that any such demand..........

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