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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Motive - Circumstantial evidence - Where prosecution relies on circumstantial evidence only then motive is a relevant fact - Where chain of other circumstances establish beyond reasonable doubt that accused has committed the offence, then Court cannot hold that in absence of motive..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Acquittal - Rape alleged to be at 12.00 noon whereas during investigation rape was stated to be at 6.30 a.m. - When confronted with the contradiction the same not satisfactorily explained - Statement of prosecutrix that she shouted for help but the same does not find support from evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 57, 61- - Life imprisonment - Release of prisoner - Held, neither S.57 IPC nor Explanation to S.61 of the W.B. Act lays down that a life imprisonment prisoner has to be released after completion of 20 years - 20 years mentioned in Explanation to S.61 of W.B. Act is only for the purpose of ordering..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Testimony of prosecutrix - Held, if testimony of prosecutrix inspires confidence in mind of Court, then it requires no corroboration...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 354-- Father-i, law making indecent proposals to daughter-i, law, i.e., wife of petitioner - FIR against petitioner and father-i, law u/s.498-A - Held, it will constitute offence u/s.354 IPC - No role has been assigned to petitioner to attract provision of S.498-A - Impugned FIR against petitioner..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 408, 409-- Misappropriation by an accountant - Offence falls u/s 408 and not u/s 409 IPC...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Conviction of accused u/s 138 NI Act - Further prosecution u/ss 406, 420 IPC is barred...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 424-- Hire purchase agreement - Seizure of vehicle by financier - No offence made out as financier is repossessing goods owned by him and hire purchaser merely remains a trustee/bailee...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Quashing of FIR - Abetment of suicide - General allegations of being scolded and of being hit by teachers have been made - No details about date of scolding, or being hit has been given - No details about how child was hit, or about possible injuries caused to him have been detailed - Words..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Death sentence - Imposition of - Factors to be considered - Held, age definitely is a factor which cannot be ignored though not determinative factor in all fact situations - Probability that accused persons could be reformed and rehabilitated is also a factor to be borne in mind - To award death..........

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