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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 348, 304iII, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Illegal detention - Death by torture - Deceased died of multiple injuries which were caused in course of interrogation of a case, when deceased was in illegal custody of police - Evidence of witnesses and circumstances established beyond vestige of doubt that deceased was subjected to..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, 27-- Murder - Accused allegedly committed murder of deceased by strangulation - Confessional statement of accused which led to recovery of dead body recorded by Assistant Sub Inspector and thus inadmissible in face of bar of S.25 of the Evidence Act - No where in his statement, accused offered to lead..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Abduction, kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix remained with accused for 13 days and travelled various places on public transportation and had many opportunities to escape and raise alarm - Held, silence of prosecutrix amounts to her being a consenting party - Story of intoxication and..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Age - As per radiological test age of the prosecutrix around 15-1/2 to 16 years - Variation of two years either side - Held, age deserves to be counted towards higher side...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide at her matrimonial house - Allegation that accused husband and in-laws subjected deceased to mental torture - There was element of dowry involved in marriage - Demand of dowry in form of cash or kind was very much present either at the time of marriage or after..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Conviction u/s 498-A IPC - Does not conclusively suggest that there was instigation on the part of accused or that torture would automatically attract mischief of S.306 IPC - Court must come to a conclusion that torture was such that it drove the victim to a blind lane from..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 181(4), 179, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Jurisdiction - Return of Stridhan at the place of present residence - Court at the place of present residence has jurisdiction where consequence of alleged torture ensued though the Stridhan property was retained at another place...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Cruelty and abetment to commit suicide - Wife filed complaint u/ss 306 and 498-A IPC against husband on the allegation of harassment on account of dowry demand - Matter compromised through village Panchayat - After about 8 years husband demanded Rs.10, 000/- for construction of house and Rs.25,..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Dowry death - A demand made by the accused from his father-in-law for constructing a house and also for purchasing a three wheeler cannot be construed as a demand of dowry in relation to the marriage that was performed about eight years prior to the occurrence...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 84-- Murder - Case resting on circumstantial evidence - Accused allegedly severed head of her grand-daughter from her body by means of an axe - Evidence of wife of accused that deceased was last seen together with accused in their house - Statement of wife corroborated by other witnesses - Blood group..........

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