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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Accused convicted u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - No charge framed u/s 306 IPC - For conviction u/s 306 IPC there is no necessity of separately framing charge u/s 306 IPC when accused is charged u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - Conviction u/s 498-A confirmed - Accused acquitted of charge u/s 304-B IPC but..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302-- Cruelty and murder - All prosecution witnesses except father and brother of deceased turned hostile - Held, it is pointer to guilt of accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302-- Cruelty and murder - Appellant, brother-i, law of deceased - Contention that he was living separately and was not party to alleged acts of cruelty - Evidence on record shows that houses of appellant and deceased were in same courtyard - Appellant had demanded cattle in dowry - Appellant and all..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Appellant alleged to have committed murder by attacking victim with billhook - Eye-witness (de facto complainant) proved his previous statement reduced to writing by police and his statement recorded u/s.164 Cr.P.C. - No steps taken to contradict evidence of said..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Cruelty and murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per evidence of father and brother of deceased, she was harassed for dowry by accused - Accused did not lodge any complaint about missing of deceased who was in their custody - All accused absconded after incident - Accused failed to explain how..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 63, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(3)-- Murder - Sentence - Fine and compensation - Held, compensation can be ordered only when fine does not form part of sentence imposed...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 363, 364, 201-- Murder & kidnapping - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Time gap between alleged incident and last seen evidence was so wide that possibility cannot be ruled out that in between anybody could meet deceased to accomplish his plans and simply because accused was seen in company of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 363, 364, 201-- Murder & kidnapping - Motive - Father of deceased owed an amount of Rs.2,000/- to accused - No history of any quarrel between accused and father of deceased - Police complaint regarding this also not lodged - It is highly improbable, in absence of any other strong reasons to believe that merely..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Reduction of sentence - Step grandfather alleged to have subjected prosecutrix to rape from a tender age of 12 years and threatened to kill her if she disclosed incidents to anyone - As per medical report hymen found ruptured - He admitted his guilt citing that he was under influence of..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/s 498-A, 34 IPC and Ss.3,4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Complainant implicated almost all the relatives of husband and their other close relatives - This type of complaint gives an impression that S.498-A IPC is being misused to harass not only the husband but all his..........

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