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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Accused alleged to have committed murder of his wife along with co-accused - Victim found lying dead inside bedroom in consequence of injuries suffered by her - Attempt was made to burn her body - Failure of accused to establish that he was away from his house at..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 504, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of proceedings - Applicants-accused persons were brother-i, law and sisters-i, law having no connection in domestic affairs of husband and respondent-wife - They were not members of same household - Allegations leveled against them are general and sweeping in nature - Held, it will not be..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Appeal against conviction - Appeal has come up for hearing after 32 years and appellant already undergone a sentence of 4 months - Looking to the age and ailment of appellant and taking into account that incident is 33 years old, rest of sentence of appellant converted into..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Voluntarily causing hurt by dangerous weapons - Benefit of Ss.4 & 5 of Act of 1958 already granted - Benefit of S.12 granted to appellants as appellants are educated persons and some of them are young persons so that their future is not affected in any way...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 368-- Kidnapping for ransom - Conviction - Validity - Accused persons alleged to have abducted victim and confined him in jungle - Testimony of victim to the effect that he was served with meals in jungle, slept there and went to jungle for responding call of nature creates doubt as to what prevented..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Criminal breach of trust and demand of dowry - Quashing of charge-sheet - Applicant and his family members alleged to have demanded dowry after engagement - Applicant refused to solemnize marriage as their demand of dowry could not be met - Golden chains were entrusted to applicant and his family..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment to suicide - Proof - In letter written by victim to her husband, she did not indicate anything against her mother-i, law - No oral evidence on record to suggest that mother-i, law abetted commission of suicide by victim, that one `K' knocked door of victim in night at instigation of..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Proof - As per victim's suicide note, she lamented that since her husband remains outside for most time, it was she, who had to hear everything, from her mother-i, law - There was no respect for her in matrimonial home - She also wrote that nothing should happen to husband, but others..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Dying declaration - Case based on circumstantial evidence - Multiple dying declarations made by deceased to different persons at different times and there is inconsistency between the same - Evidence of mother of deceased shows that it was a case of suicide where deceased set herself on..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 448-- Anticipatory Bail - Cheating - Preparing false rent deed - Offence based on documents which are already in possession of investigating officer - Investigation is complete - Custodial interrogation of petitioner is not warranted - Held, in event of arrest, petitioner shall be released on bail -..........

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