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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife in the house - Accused and deceased alone in the house at the time of occurrence - Held, undoubtedly when any fact is specially within the knowledge of any person, burden of proving that fact is upon him - But for applicability of this principle, husband must be the only person with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Altercation between son of appellant and nephew of deceased at a shop relating to purchase of goods after which son of appellant threatened nephew and deceased and left the shop - Within short duration, appellant along with son and other accused armed with gun and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Criminal conspiracy - It is an independent offence - It is punishable separately - Its ingredients are - (a) an agreement between two or more persons; (b) the agreement must relate to doing or causing to be done either - (i) an illegal act; (ii) an act which is not illegal in itself but is done by..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Deceased a young girl aged 24 years committed suicide within four and half years of marriage - No specific allegations leveled as to what dowry was demanded and given at the time of marriage and what was the demand later on which led to her death - Held, presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, Terrorists and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act, 1987, Section 15-- Confessional statement - Admissibility - Confessional statement recorded in a case related to TADA Act and rules framed thereunder is admissible for the offences under any other law tried along with TADA offences notwithstanding accused acquitted of offences under TADA Act - Allegation against the..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Accused instigated wife to commit suicide by leveling false allegations that she had extra marital relations with his brother - Report regarding missing of deceased lodged by her brother, who did not suspect any foul play against accused - Inconsistency, exaggeration and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 141, Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), 2(1)(s)-- Medical negligence - Expert opinion - Precedent - Held that general directions given by two - Judge Bench of Supreme Court in Martin F. D'souza vs. Mohd. Ishfaq reported in 2009(3) SCC 1 in Para 106 to have expert evidence in all cases of medical negligence held not consistent with principle laid..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Held, important thing to be borne in mind in determining question whether an offence u/s 307 IPC is made out is the intention or knowledge and requisite intention or knowledge of accused must be such as is necessary to constitute murder - Hence, for limited purpose of..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(v)-- Accused allegedly committed rape on a victim belonging to Scheduled Tribe - Majority of the prosecution witnesses turned hostile - Identification of accused given in dying declaration did not match with accused - Medical evidence regarding rape not definite - Held, simply because victim is a..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Insanity - Accused convicted for causing murder of his wife - Accused pleaded that he was insane, not knowing the nature of the act - No medical evidence to indicate that before or at the time of commission of offence, accused was suffering from any kind of mental disorder or insanity so as to..........

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