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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397, 401, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 218, 120B-- Cancellation of bail - Legality - Petitioners who are police officers evaded their arrest for the period of 9-10 months from the date of offence - They managed to manipulate charge sheet in such a way that they were charged under bailable offence - During course of trial, several witnesses have..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368-- Rape and murder - Death sentence commuted to life imprisonment - Accused developed physical relationship with prosecutrix on promise to marry - Prosecutrix became pregnant - Accused killed her as she refused to go in for abortion - Said case does not fall under rarest of rare case to award death..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 419, 420, 468, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating and forgery - Quashing of criminal proceedings - Application u/s 156(3) - Registration of case - Case is at the stage of investigation and charge-sheet has not yet been filed - Criminal case and a civil suit have arisen out of the same fact over same property - Held, criminal case and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8, 17, 25-- Murder - Confession and admission - Distinction - Statement made by accused to police contains admissions as well as confession - Part of statement which does not implicate accused, but is mere statement of facts will only amount to admissions and is admissible in evidence, however, said part of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8, 17, 25-- Murder - Confession and admission - In the instant case, accused stated before police that he developed friendship and physical relationship with deceased who became pregnant - Said statement is admission and not confession and can by used against accused u/s 8 of Evidence Act - However, second..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A,To-- IPC it must be established that cruelty or harassment to wife was to force her to cause grave bodily injury to herself or to commit suicide, or the harassment was to compel her to fulfill illegal demand for dowry - attract ,S. 498-A - It is not every type of harassment or cruelty that would..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304I-- Culpable homicide - Conviction - Sustainability - Contention that as per medical report, no single injury has been found to be sufficient in ordinary course of nature to cause death, hence, no case u/s 302 IPC is made out - Held, cumulative effect of all injuries was known to each of accused -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364-- Abduction of wife - Action of accused in bringing back his wife to the matrimonial home from the house of another person - Does not attract necessary ingredients of either the offence of kidnapping or abduction so as to attract S.364 IPC - Conviction u/s 364 IPC set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304I-- Culpable homicide - Conviction - Sustainability - Contention that as per medical report, no single injury has been found to be sufficient in ordinary course of nature to cause death, hence, no case u/s 302 IPC is made out - Held, cumulative effect of all injuries was known to each of accused -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397, 401, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Appreciation of evidence - Deceased boarded bus from front door and was in process of moving further inside the bus when petitioner suddenly started bus with a jerk which resulted in loosening of grip of deceased on bar and therefore he fell down - People raised an..........

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