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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Death within seven years of marriage as deceased died after four years of her marriage - Deceased died due to poison - However, prosecution failed to prove that deceased was subjected to cruelty for dowry demand - An essential ingredient of S.304-B IPC conspicuously missing -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 304, 303, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4-- Fair trial - Bomb planted by accused in a bus - Accused a Pakistani national - Four persons killed in blast - Trial of accused - Accused unable to engage counsel of his own for want of sufficient means - State providing a counsel when 57 out of 65 witnesses had been examined - Death sentence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 304, 303, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4-- Criminal trial - Economic offences - Free legal aid - Accused unable to engage counsel - Under Cr.P.C. Court is required to appoint a counsel for accused at expenses of State - However, same yardstick is not applicable in respect of economic offences or where offences are not punishable with..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Quashing of charge-sheet - Allegations were made against winning candidate that date of birth mentioned in the nomination papers was wrong and thus, he cheated other candidates, who contested election as well as university's authorities - Contention of applicant that actual date of birth of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- To bring a case of homicide under S.304A IPC, the following conditions must exist, namely : (1) There must be death of the person in question; (2) the accused must have caused such death; and (3) that such act of the accused was rash or negligent and that it did not amount to culpable homicide...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Suicide - Abetment - Held, to constitute abetment of suicide words, actions and conduct that is attributed to a person has to be overt and not merely inferential resulting from a contribution to a situation by a normal standardized conduct of human behavior - It would then depend upon sensitivity..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Death in road accident by rash and negligent driving - Benevolent provision of S.4 of the Probation of Offenders Act is not applicable...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Abetment of suicide - Complaint - Quashing of - Petitioners were having loan transactions with deceased and it was normal for them to insist that their money be returned - No act has been attributed to them which can be termed to be taking recourse to illegal activity for recovery of such an..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Sentence cannot be reduced on ground of protracted trial - Merely because fine amount is enhanced sentence cannot be reduced drastically...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Oral dying declaration made to PWs 1 to 3 - PW1 stated in cross examination that deceased was found unconscious when he reached at the scene of occurrence and unconsciousness continued until he died - PW3 stated that deceased was talking always - Held, two contrary statements create a..........

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