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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Allegations of harassment very general in nature - In fact, said allegations against accused appears for first time at the time of filing FIR - Reliance on general oral testimonies of PW, without any supporting evidence would be misplaced - There has to be positive..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 333, 335-- Nature of offence - Allegation that PW2 being conductor of bus issued a ticket to wife of accused by writing words `I Love You' on its overleaf - Accused caught hold of neck collar of PW2 and assaulted him on his face, kicked him on chest etc. - PW2 though is a public servant, but act of PW2..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Appellant shot the deceased while he was attempting to pluck fruit from defence enclave - Appellant was deprived of power of self control upon sudden provocation by children - There was no calculated intention or pre-meditation on his part to commit murder - Offence committed..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- Bigamy - Mere fact that some person had attended marriage without having knowledge that earlier marriage of person getting married was still subsisting would not make him liable for offence u/s 494 IPC...........

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