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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 450-- Accused convicted and sentenced in a rape case - Accused suffered agony of protracted trial for 11 years - Sentence reduced to 3 years from 7 years...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased and accused last seen together at mid night by common friend and dead body of deceased found in open space with throat injuries - Accused left city on next day - Blood stained shirt of accused recovered at his instance - Accused failed to offer any..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324, 148, 149-- Appeal against conviction - Parties entered into compromise on the intervention of the elders and relations - Accused already suffered protracted trial for more than 13 years - Injured witness admitted that they have received compensation - Conviction and sentence set aside...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 338-- Death due to rash and negligent driving by accused - Accused convicted and sentenced to undergo RI for one year - Probation sought on the ground that incident was 17 years old and accused was sole bread earner of the family - Held, Court should not as a normal rule extend benefit of probation to a..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Seizure of weapon of offence at the instance of accused - Accused cannot be convicted on the basis of this circumstance alone when there is no other evidence against the accused...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Words uttered in a fit of anger or emotion without any intention cannot be termed as instigation...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Committing suicide at the spur of moment in a fit of anger followed by quarrel between deceased and her husband - Not an act due to instigation or at the instance of accused - Accused acquitted of the charge u/s 306 IPC...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Pressurizing wife to hand over amount of fixed deposit - Accused not acted legally but cannot be equated with a demand of dowry - Cruelty and harassment for not handing over that amount cannot be held as an offence for or in connection with demand of dowry - No scope to attract S.304-B IPC...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Eye witness 7 years old daughter of accused - At the time of incident, child her mother and father alone were present at home - Child witness supported prosecution on all material particulars by stating that her father smashed stone on head of her mother - Defence could..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 419, 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of prosecution - Factors to be considered - Held, prosecution cannot be quashed by looking into the defence of accused which has to be pleaded at the appropriate stage by them - For scuttling prosecution at it's inception and nipping it into the bud, case has to be cogitated and analyzed..........

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