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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 222-- Charge u/ss 302, 304-B IPC - Conviction u/ss 498-A & 306 IPC - Accused was made aware of basic ingredients of offence for which he was being tried - He was also made aware of the facts of case sought to be established against him by prosecution - He had been given a fair chance to defend himself..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Entire evidence of family members of deceased cannot be discarded merely on the ground that they failed to give greater details of dowry demands made by accused and his family members and that there was a time lag between the date of incident and the date when the testimonies of the remaining..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1B)(a)-- Attempt to murder - Prosecution alleged that accused fired upon victim by pistol from very short distance due to which gun shot injuries were sustained by victim on his neck - Medical report shows that injuries sustained by victim were simple in nature - Doctor did not find any characteristic of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 4, 25-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - There is no clinching circumstance which reveal that deceased remained with accused at the night of incidence - Theory of last seen does not inspire confidence - Confession made by accused to police officer is not admissible in view of S.25 of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 34-- Defamation - Publication of defamatory news item - Entire news item activated by malice in as much as respondent No.1 was the tenant of appellant and unauthorized constructions which he made was ordered to be removed by Court - News item regarding inaction of MCD despite Court orders, turns its..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 34-- Defamation - Publication of defamatory news item - Quantum of sentence - Respondent No.2 was Editor of newspaper in question which has since closed down its business - He is stated to be over seventy years of age - It is pleaded that he is not himself the author of news article and therefore his..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - There was hot exchange of words between deceased and accused before the incident and thereafter accused dealt a blow with the back of spade on the back head of deceased - Eye witness supported the prosecution case - Medical evidence shows that head..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Robbery - Trial court record does not contain the original memos/documents/exhibits - In absence of original record Court is not in a position to appreciate the statements of witnesses recorded during trial effectively - Conviction of accused cannot be sustained when original memos/exhibits are..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused was 45 years old and he was just 22 years old at the time of incident - Accused is enjoying liberty for a long period and now due to his detention his family may be ruined but this will not help the accused to allow the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Robbery - Robbed article i.e mobile phone was not recovered from possession of accused - Complainant did not state if present accused after snatching mobile from him had handed over it to associate on motorcycle - PWs gave divergent statements regarding recovery of knife - No other public person..........

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