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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Attempt to murder - Compromise - Offence u/s 307 IPC is not compoundable - However, taking into consideration the totality of the entire facts and circumstances of the case, sentence reduced to already undergone...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide - Allegation against father-i, law of deceased - No positive evidence against appellant which can effectively establish his connection with charge of cruelty and torture upon deceased for dowry - Conviction based on inference - Accused presently is 76 years..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 34-- Murder - Informant turned hostile - However, evidence of injured witness regarding incident is reliable as accused gave knife blow to him and for the same he was also hospitalized - His presence thus cannot be disputed - Moreover, medical evidence supported the ocular evidence - No infirmity in..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 504, 506-- Rape of 7 years old minor girl - Mother of victim alleged that accused was lying top of prosecutrix without any clothes and threatening her daughter not to reveal anything to anybody and after seeing her accused ran away - However, medical report of prosecutrix does not support prosecution case -..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - PWs. 1 & 3 stated that accused kicked deceased, pushed him down and dropped grinding stone on his head - However, PW2, who was present at spot throughout incident has not stated so, which creates doubt in evidence of PWs 1 & 3 - Moreover, there is no explanation for delay in preferring..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354A, Information Technology Act, 2000, Section 67A-- Discharge - Offence u/s 354-A IPC and S.67-A of I.T Act - Posting of obscene message through social networking site in account of defacto complainant - Plea of alibi as claimed is a question of fact which may be agitated in the course of trial - As regarding issue of discrepancy in the matter of..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141, Companies Act, 1956, Section 446, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint u/s 138 of the Act - Offence by company - Company under liquidation and entire administration of company taken over by official liquidator - Complainant is not seeking intervention of criminal Court in respect of assets and administration of company which is taken..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused a constable in uniform opened fire at Head constable using official weapon in police station, resulting into death of head constable - Deceased had made adverse entry against accused which was entered in `rojnamcha' - This caused huge anguish and frustration to accused - It is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 97, 98, 99-- Right of private defence - Attempt to commit culpable homicide - Accused can legitimately claim right to use force, once they saw their parents being assaulted and when actually it has been shown that due to such assault and injury their father subsequently died...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Conviction u/s 306 IPC in absence of charge thereunder - Deceased committed suicide and relevant and material facts are already part of charge u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC - Accused can be convicted u/s 306 IPC even in the absence of charge u/s 306 IPC...........

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