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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Accused appeared suddenly on the trolley of tractor, fired at deceased and jumped down - Prosecution stated that deceased was sitting on mudguard of tractor at the time of death but no blood was found there - Inquest report suggestive of the fact that deceased was driving the tractor..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Mere harassment is not cruelty and mere demand of dowry itself is also not cruelty - It is only where the harassment is shown for the purpose of coercing the women to meet the demand i.e cruelty and this is made punishable under u/s 498-A IPC...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323-- Cruelty - Proof of valid marriage - Evidence on record shows that there was valid marriage between respondent husband and PW3 in the temple - They had sworn affidavits in that regard and stayed as husband and wife for six to seven months under one roof - Locus standi of PW3 as wife of respondent..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304 (Part I)- - Nature of offence - Accused in drunken condition poured kerosene oil on his wife and set her on fire - Deceased died after 5 days of incident - When accused saw deceased in flames his intoxication disappeared at once and he made an effort to save his wife and accordingly poured water - Accused..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 300- - Murder - Accused failed to discharge onus on him that his case falls within exception of S.300 IPC - Accused armed with a sharp edged weapon whereas none of victims were armed with any weapon of offence nor there was any kind of provocation extended by deceased to prick accused to extent of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300- - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - It is not sufficient to show that there was a sudden quarrel and there was no pre-mediation - It must be shown that offender has not taken undue advantage or acted in a cruel or unusual manner - Expression undue advantage means unfair advantage...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder of 13 years old girl - Accused inflicted injuries to deceased and twisted her neck which led to her instant death - Two eye witnesses, mother and uncle of deceased, supported prosecution case - Merely because these two witnesses are interested witnesses their testimony cannot be discarded -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Recovery of ornaments - Ornaments recovered at the instance of accused - No evidence that ornaments belonged to deceased - As regards the recovery of blood stain steel rod which was used by accused to kill deceased the same not sent to chemical examination - Held, mere recovery of some..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Murder - Appeal against conviction - Accused acquitted - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of blood stained clothes of accused examined by serologist and it found the same AB blood group as that of deceased as per report of serologist - Report of serologist not put to accused during statement u/s..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Murder - Identification parade - Allegation against accused that he was present at the residence of deceased - No identification parade of accused held - Witnesses identified accused in court after about 4-1/2 years - Held, absence of identification parade certainly casts a doubt about presence of..........

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