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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 211-- False charge of offence - Petitioner-accused falsely charged complainant advocate of having committed an offence and initiated preceding before Bar Council of India - Alleged false charge must relate to commission of an offence in order to attract S.211 IPC - Neither proceedings before..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Suicide by a woman after 6 years of marriage - Prosecution of husband, his mother and father on ground that they were harassing deceased by making dowry demand - All the accused acquitted because of following circumstances: (a) No evidence that there was ever demand of dowry during six years of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395, 397-- Sentence - Appellants convicted u/s 395 read with Section 397 IPC and sentenced to undergo RI for seven years and to pay a fine of Rs.200/- - Injury was found to be simple in nature - Appellants had not used any deadly weapon or caused grievous hurt or death - Doctor did not state a word that any..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395-- Reduction in Sentence - Appellant was the first offender and of young age and was facing criminal trial for the last more than 14 years - Sentence reduced to already undergone...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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General Clauses Act, 1897, Section 26, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 20(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 300, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 419, 420, 120B-- Double jeopardy - Accused secured passport in India after furnishing fake particular and gained entry into Portugal with the aid of fake passport - Accused arrested, prosecuted, convicted and sentenced in Portugal - Extradition of accused to India - Accused prosecuted, convicted and sentenced for..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment to suicide - Deceased, wife of accused got married in 1982 and committed suicide in 1985 - Deceased was harassed and maltreated on account of dowry demand - Father and mother of deceased deposed about the instances of maltreatment which are mainly of the year 1982 - Held, the instances of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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General Clauses Act, 1897, Section 26, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 20(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 300, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 419, 420, 120B-- Double jeopardy - Article 20(2) of the Constitution of India prohibits second conviction for the same offence - If the offences are distinct or same set of facts constitute two different offences under different laws, the accused can be punished in both offences - A person can be prosecuted and..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint filed u/s 138 of Negotiable Instruments Act and u/s 420 of Indian Penal Code on allegations of dishonour of cheque - Complaint dismissed on ground that it was barred by limitation prescribed under Negotiable Instruments Act - Magistrate failed to take note of fact..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Father, mother and brother of deceased quoted instances for proving cruelty which according to them was told by deceased to them while she visited their place - Held, evidence of father, mother and brother is admissible u/s 32(1) of Evidence Act so far it related to the cause of death -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Accused convicted u/s 354 IPC - Accused 27 years of age at the time of offence - Accused attained 40 years of age and has grown up children - Accused remained in jail for 18 days in connection with alleged occurrence which is 13 years old - Accused granted concession of probation...........

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