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HIMACHAL PRADESH 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 killed his uncle and aunt by firing gun shots - Prior to incident there was a joint family and deceased were living amicably with accused - Prosecution failed to show that in past or immediately prior to incident some altercation took..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 375, Fourthly, 376, 120A, 34- - Rape - Consent - Prosecutrix did not know that accused was already married - She gave her consent for sexual intercourse due to her marriage performed with accused - Held, crime falls within purview of S.375 (fourthly) and offence u/s.376 prima facie made out - Parents of accused were residing..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 477, 120B-- Forged document - Documents on which petitioners signatures were found existing during investigation found to be genuine upon its examination by FSL - There is no allegation in complaint that stamp was tampered by petitioner - Held, allegations levelled by prosecution against petitioner are based..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 504, 506-- Quashing of summoning order - Petitioner/accused alleged to have committed offences u/ss 504, 506 IPC - Panchayat tried to settle dispute between petitioner and his wife - Failure of petitioner to put his signatures on settlement deed - He got infuriated and started using abusive language against..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Held, it is not necessary for prosecution to prove motive always to secure conviction - But sometimes in order to appreciate prosecution case motive becomes relevant...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Appeal against conviction - Accused acquitted as (1) the informant, deceased and witnesses were sitting together but except deceased nobody else sustained any injury; (2) Neither the van nor the weapon could be recovered by the IO; (3) Oscular testimony is irreconcilably contradicted by..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 133, 114- - Attempt to murder - Conviction on the basis of evidence of approver - No corroboration to the statement of approver - Evidence of approver not reliable so as to record a conviction - Conviction set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Failure to prove cause of death - Accused acquitted - According to FIR death was caused due to poisoning which deceased was compelled to consume - No injuries found on body of deceased - None of witnesses spoke to factum of their witnessing deceased consuming poison either under..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 376, 511-- Attempt to rape and voluntarily causing hurt - Appellant alleged to have pushed victim on ground and tried to rape her when she was grazing cattle in field - When victim put up a strong resistance, accused inserted his fingers in her vagina and caused serious bleeding injury - Prosecution's case..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Term `Soon before her death' - Meaning - Held, it does not mean immediately before death - It refers to cruelty or harassment which was meted out in proximity to death...........

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