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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Mere initiation of matrimonial litigation by accused/wife against deceased as well as his family members do not constitute and prove abetment on her part, particularly when she was residing separately at the time of incident - Accused rightly acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Testimony of eye witnesses - Accused many in number came to the house of deceased with deadly weapons like swords, knife, motor cycle chain and sticks etc. - Brother of deceased/PW2 being unarmed would have naturally become frightened and may not have dared to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Recovery of weapons - Swords were recovered on the disclosure statements of accused persons - Chemical Analysis Report showed that blood-stains found on the quilt seized from the scene of occurrence was that of blood group `A' - `A' blood group was also detected on..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Conviction - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Benefit of doubt - Testimony of sole-witness, not reliable - TIP done after two weeks of arrest of accused - Contradiction in identification and arrest of accused - Finger prints found on liquor bottle not matched with that of accused - Recovery of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Deceased sustained as many as 26 injuries - Eye witnesses consistently spoke about incident that accused were armed with deadly weapons - Overt acts of accused is corroborated by medical evidence and also by recovery of weapons - Presence of mud on thighs and legs does..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Dying declaration - Death by burning - Deceased stated in her dying declaration that she was subjected to cruelty, harassment and dowry demands at the hands of her i, laws and husband - Dying declaration of deceased was true, voluntary and has total clarity in its contents..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Dying declaration - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide by setting herself on fire - She was married for 13 days only - All PWs corroborated the fact that deceased was subjected to cruelty, harassment and dowry demands at the hands of her i, laws and husband - Dying..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused suspected his wife to be involved in extra martial relation with another person of village for which villagers also used to tease him and due to such disgraceful remarks he got agitated and suddenly struck his wife's head causing bleeding injury resulting into her death..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry Death - Cruelty - Framing of charges - Marriage of deceased with accused took place two years before the incident - Death of deceased thus, occurred within 7 years of marriage - Relatives of deceased stated that deceased had been subjected to harassment by her i, laws, therefore, Court may..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Keeping in view the age of mother-in-law of deceased, her sentence is reduced to R.I of 7 years - However, sentence of A-1 shall remain unchanged...........

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