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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 90, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Rape - Consent - False promise to marry - Subsequent marriage between parties - Does not constitute compromise or settlement between accused and victim, rather it amounts to fulfillment of promise made by accused to prosecutrix - However, said fact can be taken into..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, 326-- Acid attack - Prior enmity - Act of causing grievous hurt by use of acid, by its very nature, is a gruesome and horrendous one which apart from causing severe bodily pain, leaves the scars and untold permanent miseries for victim - Fact that victim sustained extensive acid burns on left side of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Acid attack - Acid is undoubtedly a corrosive substance within meaning of S.326 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, 326-- Acid attack - Prior enmity - Victim sustained injuries due to effect of acid poured upon him by accused - He remained hospitalized for more than 50 days - Victim stated that he was unable to carry out his daily routines by himself during hospitalization - Said fact is not challenged by accused -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 195, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 193, 466, 468, 471-- Quashing of FIR - Creation of forged documents - Allegation that accused committed forgery by filing false vakalatnama seeking anticipatory bail - Accused admitted their signatures in Vakalatnama - However, mistakenly wrong date and place was mentioned in it with no intention to make..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Dying declaration - Murder - Allegation against niece of deceased - Dying declaration of deceased was recorded by Naib Tehsildar - However, Naib Tehsildar did not satisfy himself about fitness of deceased to make a statement - No verification or certification of doctor regarding fitness of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Oral dying declaration - Murder - Allegation against niece of deceased - Oral dying declaration of deceased recorded before PW2, PW3, PW4 and others - Said declaration is clearly an afterthought, inasmuch as same was brought up before trial Court for first time - PWs not made any statement..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 - Suicide on 07.01.1990 - Letter written by deceased regarding cruelty received by father of deceased on 10.01.1990 but handed over to police on 13.01.1990 - Deceased had never written any other letter to her family after her marriage but had rather been in touch with her..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Allegation of cruelty raised for the first time at the time of filing FIR which was lodged after a delay of one and a half day - Prosecution did not examine neighbour of deceased and appellant to substantiate allegation of ill-treatment - Reliance on general oral..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Instances testified by witnesses - Said incidents had taken place much before the deceased's death - Could not be treated as conduct which drove deceased to commit suicide...........

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