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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - It is not necessary that dead body of the victim should be found and identified - Conviction for offence of murder does not necessarily depend upon corpus delicti being found - The corpus delicti in a murder case has two components - death as result, and criminal agency of another as the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Murder - Only one accused who was inimical towards the deceased - Delay in preferring complaint by itself is not a ground to throw away the prosecution case when there is sufficient material to establish that accused is responsible for the commission of offence - Not a perverse finding - Calls for..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, 34-- Suicide - Abetment of - Death of wife in matrimonial home - Father of deceased in FIR stated that deceased was under influence of evil spirit and remained depressed and she was not bearing child and that allegations regarding cruel treatment were general - Trial Court acquitted accused - Appeal..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 328-- Anticipatory bail - Petitioners and complainant are known to each other - Case is pending regarding loan transaction - Petitioners are available for investigation - Held, petitioners can be granted anticipatory bail subject to certain conditions - If petitioners violate any condition,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 173(8), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 504-- Further investigation - Power of Court - Exercise of - Held, prospective accused has no locus standi to challenge a direction for further investigation before cognizance or issuance of process against him and the police has statutory right to investigate the case - There is no illegality in the..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379-- Offence u/s 379 IPC - Jurisdiction - While summoning accused Magistrate did not consider the impact of amended provision of S.202 Cr.P.C. which makes it incumbent upon him to make inquiry if the proposed accused persons are not residing within the jurisdiction vested with him - Entire prosecution..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 324-- Incident occurred all of a sudden without any motive or premeditation - Incident occurred when accused was 20/21 years of age - Accused not involved in any other criminal case - Accused the only bread earner of his family and there is no body to look after them - Sentence reduced to already..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Watchman found burnt dead - Conviction - Appeal - PWs.3 and 4, auto driver by profession claimed to pass through the place of occurrence at the time of incident i.e. 3 A.M. - They remained silent for 35 days despite having come to know from newspaper next day that deceased watchman had..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 325, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of proceedings - Summoning order has been passed against father-i, law, mother-i, law and husband after recording statement of complainant and witnesses that applicants withheld the articles given to wife at the time of marriage - Held, prayer for quashing proceedings u/ss 498-A, 325, 504..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Prosecutrix consenting party - According to medical report age of prosecutrix found above 15 years and below 17 years - Evidence on record revealing that age of prosecutrix at the time of incident was definitely below 16 years - Rape committed by A but D accompanied and closed room..........

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