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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Marriage and Muklava - Marriage took place around 15 years back - `Muklava' took place later on - No allegation or proof that Muklava is the marriage - Death not proved to have occurred within seven years of marriage - Accused acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty or harassment in connection with the demand of dowry - Three different versions of demand of dowry - No reliance can be placed on contradictory statements - Accused acquitted...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 436, 307, 324-- Mischief by fire and causing injury - Proof - Prosecution allegation that accused was one of terrorist, who set house on fire causing injury on person of informant - Version of informant contradicted by witness who stated that accused was his neighbor, residing in the house, just beside his house..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 323, Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5, Article 114A-- Delay in preferring appeal - Condonation of delay - Appeal against acquittal - Delay of 150 days in filing appeal - Said delay properly explained - Held, rejection of prayer for condonation would deprive the victim, who approached State through its machinery for getting justice for her legitimate..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Grievous hurt - Allegation that accused armed with gun, pistol, arrows and bows attacked the party office and caused serious injuries to the victim - None of the witnesses including the injured stated before the I.O. that they could identify the accused person either with the help of moon light or..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife - Incident took place inside the room where accused and deceased alone were present - Dead body of deceased found lying on the cot in injured condition - Weapon of offence recovered at the instance of accused from the place which was not within the knowledge of investigating officer..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Deceased died inside the house in presence of accused - Death was not normal or suicidal but was homicidal - Accused offered no explanation as to how deceased died - Accused also made extra judicial confession to two PW's - Evidence revealed that relation between the deceased and the..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 377, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape and unnatural offence - Allegedly committed by Headmaster on school girl aged 8-12 years - Victims, the minor children examined at trial - Appreciation of evidence of child witness who is also prosecutrix - Must be evaluated carefully as the child witness may be swayed by what others tell him..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - No evidence of administering poison - Cramps on body due to fit of epilepsy - Delay in lodging FIR fatal - Circumstantial evidence weak as it not forming a chain - No evidence of cruelty - Acquittal sustained...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Accused on the day of Holy festival came on a bicycle and dashed it with the deck which was being played by deceased and others - No previous enmity between the accused and deceased - Incident was the result of a sudden hot wordy quarrel and exchange of abuses without any premeditation - Two..........

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