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HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Married sister, A3 of husband - No specific instances of harassment and cruelty - Omnibus allegations - Married sister A3 residing in USA - Continuation of proceedings against married sister A3 will certainly amount to abuse of process of law -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 188, 166-- Sanction for prosecution - Dereliction of duty by not registering the FIR in time on the basis of complaints forwarded by Court u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. - Order taking cognizance is illegal in absence of prior prosecution sanction...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - There is no convincing/persuasive reason or ground to alter the sentence awarded to accused, husband of deceased - However, sentence awarded to other accused persons, brother-i, law and sister-i, law of deceased, is accordingly reduced from life..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 468, 477A-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/ss 420, 468 & 477 IPC - Alleged indulgence of officers in cheating, fabrication of records or misappropriation cannot be said to be in discharge of their official duty - Their official duty is not to fabricate records or permit evasion of payment of duty and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Disclosure statement - Recovery of knife, blood-stained clothes and ashes of burnt blanket - If accused gives a statement that relates to discovery of a fact in consequence of information received from him, it is admissible - Rest part of statement which does not..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - No overt act except exhortation so as to indicate pre-meeting of minds between accused persons for committing offence - Even statement of injured witness as well as other witnesses do not establish incriminating facts to prove existence of a premeditated meeting of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of knife & blood-stained clothes - FSL report shows that blood stains of human blood were found on clothes and knife - But there was no matching of blood group - However, that would not make difference as accused has not offered any explanation how human..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - The very fact that appellant No.1 was unarmed and must be presumed to have performed his duties at his place of employment, it cannot be said that he had formed any kind of common intention at the spot to murder deceased - He might be guilty for commission of offence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Accused suspected that deceased was having relationship with his brothers wife and that had aroused his anger - Said motive further strengthens the case of prosecution...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Accused `B' alleged to be taking part in marpeet with accused - Though accused `B' played an active role in marpeet but she had not formed any kind of common intention at the spot to commit murder of deceased or attempt to murder the injured witness - Accused `B' held..........

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