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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rash and negligent driving - Conduct of driver - Relevant factor - After accident, bus driver moved the bus away to different point - Held, if accused was innocent then he would have left vehicle at the place of accident to show that he was on his proper side for driving and jeep trying to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-B-- Dowry death - `Soon before death' - Reasonable time is the best criteria to be applied for appreciation and examination of such cases - In other words, there should be a reasonable, if not direct, nexus between her death and dowry related cruelty or harassment inflicted on her...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Road accident cases - Concept of `culpable rashness' and `culpable negligence' - (A) `Culpable rashness' is acting with consciousness that mischievous and illegal consequences may follow but with hope that they will not and often with the belief that actor has taken sufficient precautions to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Accident case - Statement of witnesses - Credibility - Witnesses stated that accused was driving vehicle and after parking vehicle at a place away from place of occurrence, run away - No reason to disbelieve statements of these witnesses as fully supported by documentary evidence - Truthfulness of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, 4-- Dowry death - Husband demanded specific sum from his father-i, law - When not given, harassed and tortured his wife - Wife died after some days - Case would clearly fall within definition of "dowry" under the Act of 1961 and S.304-B IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, 279-- Rash and negligent driving - Culpability - Even when one is driving vehicle at slow speed but recklessly and negligently - It would amount to `rash and negligent driving' u/s 279 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Accident case - Court Identification - Instead of test identification parade - Propriety - Not a case where accused is shown to witnesses prior to his being identified in Court - Held, Court identification itself is good identification in the eyes of law - It is not always necessary that it must..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Sudden and grave provocation - Heated exchange of words between accused and victim which provoked the accused to hit the victim with axe - Covered by Exception 1 to S.300 IPC - Offence committed is culpable homicide not amounting to murder and punishable u/s 304(Part I) IPC -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366-- Wife married voluntarily and living with her husband without any coercion and compulsion - Wife denied that she was ever kidnapped - Wife claiming to be major but no proof thereof - Wife directed to appear before CJM who will direct I.O. to get her examined by CMO for ascertaining her age and in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Material discrepancies in evidence of prosecutrix - In absence of any other supporting evidence, there is no scope to sustain the conviction...........

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