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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 149-- Attempt to murder - Evidence on record that accused were armed with deadly weapons and were aggressors in hitting injured witnesses with weapons due to which they suffered several injuries - No contradiction or inconsistency between the version of injured witnesses - Right of private defence as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused arrested in a hurried manner after the day of incident from hospital - Police authorities in a unusual manner got accused discharged from hospital and kept him illegally confined for a day - Action of investigating authority in pursuing the case in the manner in which they have..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B-- Murder - Dowry death - Charge u/s 302 IPC and alternatively u/s 304-B IPC - Merely because trial Court while discussing statement of PWs as to demand of dowry has not believed such allegations and acquitted accused u/s 304-B IPC, it cannot be said that he could not be convicted for offence u/s 302..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 465, 468, 471, 447, 511, 120B-- Anticipatory bail - Cheating - Property dispute - Entire dispute between parties is regarding execution of various documents which both parties claim to be forged and fabricated - Said fact can be decided only during course of trial - Without commenting anything on merits of case, bail application..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Motive - Genesis of occurrence suppressed by prosecution - Case involves a fight between accused and deceased - However, evidence of direct witnesses not satisfactory - There is absence of extreme cruelty, even if it is assumed that accused hit the deceased with log - Had there been..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife by husband - Burden of proof - Room in which dead body of deceased was found was jointly shared by accused/husband and his wife/deceased - Burden is upon accused to offer an explanation as to how and in what circumstances, deceased sustained so many injuries - Accused failed to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Offence u/s 324 IPC - Injured witness himself has attributed injury on him to deceased, instead of accused - Conviction of accused u/s 324 IPC held, not sustainable - Accused acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Where no credence lend to genuineness of FIR and prosecution case, there is no need of further enquiry as the assertion made by prosecution is not proved beyond reasonable doubt - Benefit of doubt thus, given to accused - Accused acquitted...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 504, 505(1)(c), 509, Tamil Nadu Prohibition of Women Harassment Act, 2002, Section 4-- Anticipatory bail - Outraging modesty of women on facebook - Controversial post on facebook degrading women journalists - Amounts to violation of constitutional rights of women - Bail rightly rejected...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, 308, 323-- Offence u/ss 304, 308, 323 IPC - FIR lodged promptly - Three witnesses of facts specifically stated that accused committed crime - Statement of injured eye witness/PW7 being son of accused fully corroborated by medical evidence - No major discrepancy found in testimony of PW7 and his presence on..........

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