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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 407, 504, 506-- Offence u/ss 407, 504, 506 IPC - Property dispute between parties - Allegation that accused tried to take forcibly possession over disputed land and when resisted he abused complainant - However, PW1 not supported version of complaint and has back tracked from his statement u/s 244 Cr.P.C - Even..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Complaint u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC and S.4 of 1961 Act - Jurisdiction of Court - Appellant living in Delhi - Place of occurrence as per FIR was Meerut - Court at the place where wife resides after leaving matrimonial home has jurisdiction to entertain a complaint u/s 498-A IPC - Case ordered to be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 137, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 120B, 377, 307, 397, 395, 302, 201, 412, Supreme Court Rules, 1966, Order 47, Rule 1- - Review - Rape case - Death sentence - General contentions against capital punishment made by petitioner, which cannot be gone into in the review petition - Each and every ground assailing course of investigation was well considered by trial Court and even in criminal appeal - Even plea of alibi..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of new born female child by her own mother - Baby girl was put in incubator with an oxygen mask and child had not opened her eyes and she did not cry after birth - There was possibility of natural death - Though doctor opined in the post mortem report the cause of death asphyxia but in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Inflicting cruelty and torture upon deceased with regard to demand of dowry is proved on record by PW1 and PW2 - No major contradiction found in statements made by these PWs - Link between acts of accused and death of deceased is established from depositions of these PWs -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Quashing of charges - Murder case - There is sufficient ground for proceeding against accused and frame charges against accused - At the stage of framing charge, Court is not required to hold an elaborate enquiry, only prima facie case is to be seen - High Court committed error in interfering with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Gun shots injuries - Non-recovery of empties of fired cartridges - Any act of commission/omission of I.O cannot go to advantage of accused - But in present case where FIR is said to have been registered within half an hour of occurrence and investigation also commenced and no reason found..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Gun shots injuries - Non-recovery of empties of fired cartridges - Material pieces of evidence like empties were lost, but this vital omission not explained by prosecution - Factum assumes importance particularly, in view of fact that FIR is alleged to have been registered promptly at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Material discrepancies between evidence of PW1 and PW3 as to whether there was a scuffle or not is not explained by prosecution, which raises serious doubt in prosecution case - Post mortem report shows four firearm injuries on deceased - PWs 1 and 3 not explained forth firearm injury,..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B-- Cheating - Advocate on panel of Bank - Issuing false non encumbrance certificate by Advocate - Plea that non encumbrance certificate was issued to extend pecuniary advantage to the farmers - There is no basis on record for making such statement except that non encumbrance certificate was not found..........

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