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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 100, 88, 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Self defence - Assault exceedingly vindictive and maliciously excessive - - Accused not entitled to right of private defence...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323-- Attempt to murder - Hockey blow on head - Lacerated wound caused on left frontal region covering the parietal area as well - MLR report not proved - X-Ray report not produced - Opinion of doctor that injury was dangerous to life but doctor not examined - Conviction u/s 307 set aside and accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A, 113B-- Dowry death - Taunted by remarks that she was from a hungry (poor household) and had not brought much - Not an act of cruelty which could be termed to be a demand for dowry soon before her death - This can be termed cruelty of the type punishable u/s 498-A Explanation A - Presumption u/s 113-A may..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 100, 88, 302, 149, 148, 149-- Murder - Self defence - Right of private defence is essentially one of defence or self protection and not a right of reprisal or punishment - It is subject to the restrictions indicated in S.88 which are so important as the right itself...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Conviction u/s 323 IPC - Appellant suffering from 96% permanent disability - Ends of justice will be adequately met if appellant is ordered to be released on probation instead of awarding substantive sentence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 148, 100, 88-- Accused armed with arrow and bow, Denga and stones assaulted two deceased in the field - Plea of right of private defence as their crop in threshing filed was set on fire and their house was stoned - Deceased sustained stab wounds and fracture of parietal bone and occipital bone and both deceased..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Occurrence took place in field of sugarcane - Version of prosecutrix that she thrice hit accused with legs but there was not an abrasion or bruise either on the person of accused or the victim - Prosecutrix absented from school and went to field of accused when her parents were away - It..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife - Husband could not prove his plea that he was not present in the house on night of occurrence by cogent evidence - Prosecution also failing to prove the presence of accused - Giving benefit of doubt accused acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by strangulation - No eye witness - Case based on circumstantial evidence - Prosecution of husband - Not proved beyond doubt that accused was in the house on the night of murder - A strong suspicion existed against husband, but suspicion cannot be the basis of conviction -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Common object of unlawful assembly - Can be gathered from the nature of the assembly, arms used by them and the behaviour of the assembly at or before scene of occurrence...........

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