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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against bother-in-law (Devar) and sisters-in-law (Nanad) - Wife alleged that her brother-in-law denuded her and torn her clothes and committed rape upon her at the point of pistol with the assistance of sisters-in-law and in presence of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of charge sheet - Abetment of suicide - Material collected by I.O on the basis of which charge sheet has been submitted and on perusal of FIR, prima facie case is made out against accused at this stage and there appears to be sufficient ground for proceeding against accused - Moreover,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - No prior enmity between parties - Both were neighbours - Weapon used is lathi and same was not for hitting deceased but seems to have hit deceased while following his wife with the same - No motive is forthcoming - Admittedly, it was dark and there was no provision of light -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 34-- Murder - Plea of false implication - Evidence of eye witnesses clearly proves their presence on the spot and they have witnessed the incident and have given true account - PW10, stated that all accused were sitting together and the fact that PW11 has seen only three persons does not indicate that..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376D, 323-- Rape - Prosecution improved its case after lodging FIR as per statement of prosecutrix, medical report and statement of father and maternal uncle of prosecutrix - Complaint lodged after 2 days of alleged incident by prosecutrix herself mentioning all details of accused and her statement recorded..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 34-- Murder - Wife of deceased/PW8 stated that deceased had his meal before starting from residence - However, no food stuff found in stomach of deceased which creates a strong suspicion about evidence of PW8 as per accused - Status regarding food in stomach of deceased becomes relevant when there is a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 149, 147, 148, 323, 324, 326-- Attempt to murder - Prompt FIR of incident lodged by informant, who himself sustained as many as 18 injuries including lacerated wounds - However, no injury of any of three injured persons is alleged to be on chest or head, vital parts of body - Conviction of accused u/ss 307, 149 IPC held, set..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating - Accused acquitted in a complaint filed u/s 138 of the Act with a categoric finding that accused was not under any legally enforceable debt or liability - Therefore, there was no mens rea on the part of accused to cheat or that he had any dishonest intention qua the complainant - Held,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Framing of charge - Charge u/s 304(Part I)PC - FIR was registered at the instance of an eye witness and allegations are supported by medical evidence - Prima facie, a case to frame charge u/s 302 IPC is made out - Reasons given by trial Court for not framing charge u/s 302 IPC, not tenable - No..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 407, 409, 468, 471, 420, 120B-- Offence u/s 406, 407, 409, 468, 471, 420, 120-B IPC - Framing of charges and continuation of criminal proceeding against petitioner after exonerating him from departmental inquiry on similar charge amounts to abuse of process of Court - Moreover, co-accused have already been acquitted by trial..........

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