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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Domestic violence - Quashing of proceedings - Complaint against brother of husband and his wife - Complaint was filed in 2012 whereas complainant and her husband had left the husband's parental home in 2005 and lived separately - Domestic incident report filed by protection officer showed that no..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 96-- Right of Private defence - Onus of proof on accused to exercise of right of private defence is not as heavy as on prosecution to prove the guilt of accused and it is sufficient for him to prove the defence on the touchstone of preponderance of probabilities...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Anticipatory bail - Premature petition - No approval for arrest of petitioner granted till date - In case Investigating officer gets necessary approval to arrest petitioner and finds it necessary to arrest for carrying out investigation he would give seven workings days notice to petitioner before..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 53, 302, Prisons Act, 1894, Section 59, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(5)-- Death-row prisoners - Held, final meeting with family and friends to be allowed before execution - Performance of post mortem after execution made obligatory...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Bail - Case based on circumstantial evidence - Experts report does not indicate that hair recovered from hands of deceased matched with hair of accused - Material witnesses have turned hostile - Further, scientific report regarding recovery of towel is also negative since no blood stains..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Criminal breach of trust - Complainant company supplied copper rods to accused company for processing - Accused failed to return entire quantity of copper rods to complainant - High Court at the threshold should not have quashed the complaint and summons - Impugned order set aside...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 294, 494, 506 & 34 IPC and S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Compromise - Matrimonial dispute between petitioner and informant amicably resolved and parties are now residing peacefully and leading a happy married life - No useful purpose would be..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Accused convicted u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - No charge framed u/s 306 IPC - For conviction u/s 306 IPC there is no necessity of separately framing charge u/s 306 IPC when accused is charged u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - Conviction u/s 498-A confirmed - Accused acquitted of charge u/s 304-B IPC but..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 195-- Powers of High Court - Held, High Court being constitutional Court is empowered to exercise jurisdiction u/s.195(1) - High Court may exercise such power either on application made to it or suo motu whenever interests of justice demand...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 63, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(3)-- Murder - Sentence - Fine and compensation - Held, compensation can be ordered only when fine does not form part of sentence imposed...........

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