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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Intention - Death by burning - Even if accused had no intention to kill deceased by pouring kerosene oil on her but act of accused falls u/s 300 (iv) IPC, as any person of average intelligence would have the knowledge that act of pouring kerosene and setting deceased on fire by throwing a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death by burning - Mitigating factor - Subsequent act of pouring water by accused on deceased appears to be an attempt to cloak his guilt as accused was in his complete senses, knowing fully well consequences of his act - Moreover, accused poured water only when deceased screamed for help..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 302, 34-- Death by hanging - Cruelty & demand of dowry - Medical evidence proves that hymen of deceased was intact, which indicates that marriage between deceased and her husband/accused was not consummated - This fact is extremely material in the facts of this case and lends a great degree of credence and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 302, 34-- Death by hanging - Cruelty & demand of dowry - Deceased died due to suicidal hanging - No other mark of injury was detected on the body of deceased - No complaint whatsoever ever made by PWs regarding maltreatment or torture being meted out to deceased by accused persons - I, laws of deceased were..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Criminal Conspiracy - To attract applicability of S.120-B IPC it has to be proved that all the accused had intention and they agreed to commit crime - It is immaterial whether the illegal act is the ultimate object of such crime or is merely incidental to that illegal act...........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder of eight years old girl - Circumstantial evidence - Accused, deceased and mother of deceased were well known to each other as they were working together as labourers - Not an incriminating circumstance against accused as there are many other labourers who were working together at..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder of eight years old girl - Circumstantial evidence - Merely because accused was not seen near the construction site, when dead body was recovered, it cannot be held incriminating against accused as accused and deceased were not last seen together and even he did not met the deceased..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder of eight years old girl - Circumstantial evidence - Accused absconding after three days of incident - Merely on the basis of this solitary circumstance that accused absconded from construction site after three days, he cannot be held responsible for a heinous crime like murder and..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder of eight years old girl - Circumstantial evidence - Presence of mud on the clothes of accused which has been similar to place of occurrence - Mud found on the clothes of accused found to be similar by CFSL, cannot be held incriminating and conclusive against accused as prosecution..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 387, 120B-- Extortion - Criminal conspiracy - Evidence on record establishes that threat contained in ransom letter in all probability emanated from respondent No.2 and role assigned to respondent No.3 was limited to deliver the ransom letter - No evidence on record which proves that there was a meeting of..........

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