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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- While playing cricket quarrel started due to the reason whether accused was out or not - Accused snatched cricket bat and gave a blow with it on head of deceased - There was no enmity between accused and deceased - Incident took place all of a sudden while playing cricket - Exception 4 to S.300..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - No evidence that deceased and accused were seen together at the spot of occurrence or nearby the same in close proximity of time - No unanimity regarding manner in which accused arrested - Extra judicial confession allegedly suffered before chance witness and not..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Instigating or aiding - Proof of - Held, abetment involves a mental process of instigating a person or intentionally aiding that person in doing of a thing - More active role which can be described as instigating or aiding doing of a thing is required before a person can be..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366-- Kidnapping - Ingredients of - Held, in order to bring home an offence u/s 366 prosecution is required to establish that accused kidnapped as understood in Ss.360, 361 or 362, IPC or abducted victim as understood in S.362 IPC - Prosecution is further required to establish that victim was a female..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307-- Material discrepancy in evidence - Motive for offence not established - FSL report not produced - Conviction cannot be sustained...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 239, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Discharge application - Dismissal of - Legality - On material collected by IO during investigation, Magistrate has taken cognizance by recording opinion that prima facie offence u/s 420 IPC is made out against applicant - Same has been affirmed by another Bench of High Court - Now considering the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 2(c), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 21-- Public Servant - Chairman of Municipal Council - Elected by public and not appointed by Government - Not included in the category of `Public Servant' as defined u/s.21 IPC - But would fall under the definition of term "public servant" as defined u/s.2(c) of 1988 Act...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Deceased died within seven months of her marriage - Prosecution story that she was set ablaze after pouring kerosene oil as dowry demand not met - PW1 not a reliable witness as his statement irreconcilable on all major facts - Deposition of parents of deceased also not reliable as it suffers from..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Cases resting on circumstantial evidence - Defence set up by accused that deceased died out of accidental fire in house - No body, other than deceased suffered burn injuries and none of inmates of house suffered a scratch of injury even though defence case that everybody was in house at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Part II - Nature of offence - Minor scuffle - Thereafter respondent No.1 alongwith others went home and came back armed with a farsa and allegedly caused death of deceased by giving repeated blows on the vital part - Held, there was some amount of pre-mediation on the part of respondent No.1 when..........

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