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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 337, 357A-- Death by negligence - Electrocution - High Court reduced the sentence to 10 days without awarding any compensation - Order of High can be upheld only with modification that accused will pay compensation of Rs.2 lakhs to heirs of deceased within six month - In default, he will undergo RI for six..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2), 13(1)(d), 5(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 161-- Illegal gratification - Accused being assistant in DT office allegedly demanded bribe from complainant for registration of vehicle - No evidence on record that complainant was real owner of vehicle - Genesis of illegal demand is not proved on record - Even motive for illegal demand also not proved..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning - Deceased died within 5 months of her marriage - PWs stated that deceased complained to her family members regarding taunts and demand of dowry by accused persons - Incidents of cruelty or harassment in connection with dowry demand occurred `soon before her death'..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning - Deceased died within 5 months of her marriage - Defence of accused that deceased first consumed poison and then on being apprehensive of her death, she set herself on fire, proved wrong as any reasonable man would try to save his wife by taking her to nearest..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Appeal against acquittal - Discrepancies in oral evidence - Evidence on record will not permit Court to take a different view than taken by Trial Court - Moreover, nothing is produced or pointed out to rebut the conclusion of Trial Court - Even prosecution not able..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Death occurring otherwise than in normal circumstances - Prosecution has to rule out the possibility of a natural or accidental death so as to bring it within the purview of "death occurring otherwise than in normal circumstances"...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Demand of necklace - Accused bearing expenditure of marriage of girl side with his son - There cannot be a question of demand of necklace...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased stated in her dying declarations that her i, laws demanded necklace and under the compulsion and pressure she burnt himself - Dying declarations are not proved on record - None of prosecution witness stated that there was any quarrel between deceased and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Offence by company - Company not arraigned as accused - Compliant against Managing Director - Allegations against Managing Director absolutely vague and in fact allegations are against the company - No specific allegation against Managing Director - Criminal proceedings qua Managing Director..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Offence by company - When a complainant intends to rope in Managing Director or any officer of a company, it is essential to make requisite allegations to constitute vicarious liability...........

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