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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Means any wilful conduct which was of such a nature as was likely to drive a woman to commit suicide or to cause grave injury or danger to life, limb or health whether mental or physical to the woman - A difference of opinion within a family on everyday mundane matters does not fall with..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 506 Part-II, 354, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)-- Prosecutrix got lodged an FIR alleging that accused caught hold of her hand with an intention to outrage her modesty - No evidence on record that the entire act done by accused was done with an intention to assault or dishonour or outrage modesty of prosecutrix because she belongs to SC community..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Proseucton case that deceased was taken away by accused and after 15/20 minutes gun shots were heard - Post mortem report that there were only lacerated wounds and there was no gun shot wound on the body of the deceased - Some doubt is created in the prosecution version regarding charge..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Attempt to murder - Accused in furtherance of common intention, poured petrol on injured and set him ablaze - Public witness declined to support prosecution case, but of no significance, in face of testimony of star witness who supported case on all material particulars - Alleged previous..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death sentence - Rarest of rare case - Cold blooded murder but it was done quite stealthly - Entire case resting on circumstantial evidence - Not possible to discern and arrive at any definite conclusion as to the role played by each of the accused in the commission of the dastardly crime..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Bride committing suicide at matrimonial home within 5 years of marriage - No specific instances of demands of dowry - However, no woman having a young child would commit suicide unless she is driven to it by the ill treatment meted out to her - Conviction and sentience..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 419, 420, 467, 468, 471-- Compromise - Offence u/ss 419, 420, 467, 468 & 471 IPC - Charges except u/ss 419 & 420 IPC compounded by Magistrate - No dispute now survives - Complainant also does not want to proceed in any manner further - Criminal proceedings quashed...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34-- Murder case - In dying declaration deceased stated that petitioner husband and mother in law brought her to the hospital after she caught fire - Deceased has not named petitioner for the alleged incident of setting her on fire - Challan submitted and charges already framed - Held, circumstances..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 15(1)(g), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34-- Juvenile sentenced to 3 years by Juvenile Justice Board - Appeal dismissed by First Appellate court - Accused 16 years of age at the time of commission of offence - Meantime accused attained 34 years of age - Held, accused now being major can neither be sent to remand home nor to jail - Sentence..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Accused allegedly gained entry into house of prosecutrix while she was sleeping and committed rape upon her - Prosecutrix when tried to raise alarm, accused fell on her feet and besieged her not to inform anyone and assured that he would marry her - Few of villagers came to know of incident..........

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