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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Cruelty - Appreciation of evidence - Appeal against acquittal - There is no specific instances of cruelty suffered by deceased at the hands of her-in-laws which were continuous thus, there is no live link between demand so made by accused persons and death of deceased - Trial Court rightly..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 511, 376-- Offence u/ss 354, 511, 376 IPC - Accused forcibly entered the house of prosecutrix in a drunken state and using criminal force lifted her petticoat despite her repeated resistance - Statement of prosecutrix was corroborated by her daughter, who is an eye witness to incident, husband of prosecutrix..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Failure of prosecution to examine public witnesses - Is of no consequence in view of clear and consistent testimonies of eye-witnesses...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 8-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - Motive - Appreciation of evidence - Witnesses have been inconsistent on numerous material aspects as neither the victims of the first incident can be clearly identified nor the members of the party who went to lodge the complaint with the father antagonizing the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating - Quashing of FIR - Breach of contractual obligation normally do not give rise to criminal offence - Civil dispute between parties is sought to be converted into a criminal case - FIR and all subsequent proceedings qua petitioners quashed...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Discharge - Framing of charge u/s 304-B IPC - Prima facie material on record against accused to frame charge - It is thus, not a fit case to discharge accused - Discharge application dismissed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 42-- Offence u/ss 376/506 IPC and Ss.3/4 of POCSO Act - Punishment not to be made under both the provisions of IPC and POCSO Act - Punishment higher in degree for one and same offence, as provided under POCSO Act and IPC is to be chosen and awarded...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 42-- Rape - Sentence u/s 376 IPC and Ss.3/4 POCSO Act - Punishment not to be made under both the provisions - Punishment higher in degree under POCSO Act and IPC is to be chosen and awarded - Sentence u/s 4 of POCSO Act is greater in degree then of IPC - No criminal antecedent of accused - There is..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Mere fact that there used to be quarrel between accused and deceased, as deceased was unhappy with accused returning home late or eating outside due to his work, cannot be considered as harassment or cruelty as contemplated u/s 498-A IPC...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Mere allegation of harassment without any positive action in proximity to time of occurrence on part of accused that led a person to commit suicide, conviction in terms of S.306 IPC will not be sustainable...........

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