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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Heated altercations between accused and deceased took place at the spur of moment and when deceased was involved in altercation with wife of accused, accused suddenly came and inflicted axe blows to deceased - Nothing on record to show that there was any previous enmity between..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860-Cruelty - Major contradictions in the statements of father and brother of victim in respect of demand of dowry - Even in FIR lodged by PW1, it is not mentioned that victim was subjected to cruelty or harassment by accused for demand of dowry - Offence u/s 498-A IPC not made out against accused -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Attempt to murder - Allegation that A-2 to A-4 poured kerosene oil on victim, as a result of which her saree was burnt - After getting information about incident, PW1 and brother of victim reached matrimonial home of victim and took her to police station to lodged FIR and thereafter victim was..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Case based on eye witness account and circumstantial evidence - Where prosecution case is initially based on eye witness account but subsequently eye witnesses turned hostile, still conviction can be based on circumstantial evidence...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Case based on eye witness account and circumstantial evidence of recovery of articles - Eye witness turned hostile and not supported prosecution case - Insofar as recovery of bamboo stick and shawl is concerned, FSL report not established blood stains over bamboo stick - Shawl recovered..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 186, 353, 307, 482, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Framing of charge - Offence u/ss 186, 353, 307, 482, 34 IPC and S.27 Arms Act - As prosecution has failed to record statement of any police official that after surrender and arrest of petitioner in Court, he was identified by them as the person who had fired on them and had fled from the spot..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304- - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - PW not supported charge leveled against accused - Deceased was found alive by witnesses, none of them were reported by injured that it was accused who had inflicted such injuries on him - No evidence on record that weapon recovered was used by accused..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B-- Nature of offence - Prosecution stated that deceased was set on fire in her matrimonial home - However, I.O did not find that room where deceased had been set on fire was black or doors were burnt - I.O also did not find any smell of kerosene oil in the room - Villages of complainant and accused..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 34-- Offence u/ss 325, 34 IPC - Material contradictions and inconsistencies in statements of PWs with regard to alleged beatings given to complainant by accused - No explanation given by PWs as to why at first instance complainant who allegedly suffered grievous injury on his ear, was not taken to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/s 294 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST - Accused allegedly abused complainant, proved on record - However, expressions used by accused during course of vertical altercation did not refer to caste or tribe that complainant belonged - Conviction of accused u/s 294 IPC upheld and accused..........

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