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TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused alleged to have caused death of brother of informant by lathi blows - So, i, law of informant had not disclosed to anybody else except before trial Court that he had seen deceased with accused for last time before discovery of dead body - It could not be..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Held, in case of circumstantial evidence, when theory of last seen together is one of the circumstances to link accused with offence and prove his guilt but said fact, if disclosed for first time in Court, should not be accepted as always last..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Quashing of FIR - Rash & negligent driving - Compromise - Deceased was aged about seventy years and suddenly came in front of car of petitioner and there was no rashness or negligence on his part - Respondent Nos.2 & 3 are the only surviving legal heirs of deceased and confirm the factum of their..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), (1)(e), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 109, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Orissa Special Courts Act, 2007, Section 7- - Disproportionate assets - Quashing of proceedings - Charge-sheet submitted against accused persons u/s.13(2) and S.13(1)(e) of 1988 Act and S.109 IPC - Sanction for prosecution already obtained against accused who is public servant - Accused, wife of public servant, not herself a public servant -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, 109, 114, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Bigamy - If first legal subsisting marriage is not proved in competent court of law than no offence U/S.494 IPC is committed by second wife - Held, no criminal proceedings can be initiated as first marriage is not proved - Complaint qua summoning order quashed...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry offence - Compounding of offence - Offences non compoundable - Petitioner and first respondent have reconciled and seek to live together - Respondent has no objection in allowing petition - Criminal proceedings quashed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304A-- Nature of offence - Accused inflicted Ballam blow near right armpit of deceased - Deceased died after seventeenth day of incident on account of septicemic shock due to ante mortem injuries to chest & abdominal visceras with secondary infections - Injury was not primary cause of death - Motive not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent - Requires voluntary participation not only after the exercise of intelligence based on the knowledge of the significance and moral quality of the act but after having fully exercised the choice between resistance and assent - Whether there was consent or not, is to be ascertained..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Corroboration to the testimony of prosecutrix - Version of victim, in rape commands great respect and acceptability - However, in case there are some circumstances which cast some doubt in the mind of Court of the veracity of the victim's evidence, then, it is not safe to rely on the..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 303-- Murder - Conviction - Death sentence - Reference - Sessions Court has recorded only one special reason for awarding death sentence to appellant i.e. he was a life-convict - Except above no other special reason has been assigned for awarding death sentence - Held, reason of being a life convict is..........

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