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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of 8 years old girl - Death sentence - Accused acquitted under POCSO Act - Motive for murder is not clear - Accused does not have any criminal background, nor he is a habitual offender - Murder has not been committed with extreme brutality or that same involves exceptional depravity - Only..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Charge - Dropping of charge u/s 304(Part I)PC - Collapse of building due to earthquake - 98 persons lost their lives - Earthquake engulfed almost entire State of Gujarat - Out of four towers erected by accused only one tower had collapsed - Moreover, almost 12 buildings collapsed in the State - In..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354A, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 8-- Outraging modesty of woman - Mere throwing of mobile or medicines or providing the same with or without medicines by accused to prosecutrix, may not be considered to be an offence u/s 354 or 354-A IPC or u/ss 7, 8 of POCSO Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Cancellation of bail - Murder - State failed to file petition seeking cancellation of bail against accused - State remained negligent and did not even feel it necessary to enter appearance and contest the matter - It is only after High Court took serious view and directed State to muster his..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449-- Murder - Tower location of mobile of accused - Hand writing document showing tower location - Scribe of hand written document not examined - Linking accused to area where house in which deceased was murdered through medium of said tower location thus, fails...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449-- Murder - Motive of crime not established - Accused was not subjected to Test Identification parade before PW7 - No evidence on record to establish that accused was in the area where house of deceased was situated when deceased was murdered - Recovery of knife, rope, pair of shoes and blood stained..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 506, 120B-- Quashing of order dismissing complaint - Cheating - Monetary transaction - Allegation that accused allured complainant to join them in their business of purchasing plots - However, complainant failed to prove that money was ever given to accused at the time when plot was applied - Even otherwise,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Demand of dowry - No medical certificate or report on record with regard to injuries alleged to have been caused by accused upon beating victim - Multiple material contradictions in statements of complainant and victim - Prosecution failed to prove its case - Accused rightly acquitted...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Abetment to suicide - Quashing of charge - From perusal of FIR, suicide note and report u/s 173 Cr.P.C., no ingredients of offence punishable u/s 306 IPC are made out - No evidence or positive act to suggest that petitioners abetted deceased in any manner to instigate him in committing suicide -..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Accident not occurred due to rash and negligent driving of accused - There were several potholes found on the road and due to that front wheel of offending vehicle (Maxi cab) was punctured and went on to left side of road and turtled as a result of..........

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