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SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s.324 IPC - Injury inflicted by sharp edged weapon but injury was simple in nature - Accused and victim both real brothers residing in one house - Victim elder brother is jobless - Accused younger brother was working as casual employee in Government and looking..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 377-- Unnatural offences - Applicability of S.377 - Held, S.377 would apply irrespective of age and consent - It does not criminalize a particular people or identity or orientation - It merely identifies certain acts which if committed would constitute an offence - Such a prohibition regulates sexual..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Allegation that shares could not be transferred in the name of respondent - No allegation that petitioner was incharge of company - Even otherwise transfer deeds were time barred and shares could not be transferred - No mens rea on the part of petitioner - Charges were framed mechanically without..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, 452, 324, 323, 506, 34-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Complainant made statement that with intervention of respectables, he has compromised matter with accused and has no objection if FIR is quashed - In view of statements of parties Court is satisfied that compromise is valid and genuine one - FIR quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 377, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 14, 15, 19, 21-- Unnatural offences - Validity - Held, S.377 is valid and does not suffer from vice of unconstitutionality - However, competent legislature is free to consider desirability and propriety of either deleting S.377 or amending it. (Paras 42, 44, 45, 46, 51, 54, 56)..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of alleged instrument of murder from an open field which is not in exclusive possession of accused - Chemical examiner's report silent about whether blood on instrument of murder was human blood or animal blood - Testimony of witness of last seen not..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Held, an accused can be convicted not only on basis of direct evidence but also on basis of circumstantial evidence but chain of circumstance narrated must be so closely intertwined and there must be no gap in between so as to raise a conclusive presumption of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Proof - Accused alleged to have developed physical relations with prosecutrix on pretext of marrying her - From assessment of evidence on major points starting from genesis of entire offence till subsequent occurrences including establishment of physical intimacy in open fields surrounded..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201-- Triple murder case - Appeal against acquittal - All witnesses have resiled from their earlier versions - Belated affidavits and statements u/s 164 Cr.P.C. cannot provide any corroboration to the weak and unreliable testimonies available in a case - Held, case is based on circumstantial evidence -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death due to negligence - Quashing of FIR - While installing hand pump clip of hand pump touched with live wire which was passing over house of petitioner - Due to this reason `B' got electrocuted and died at spot - Held, petitioner cannot be held liable qua commission of offence punishable..........

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