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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Suicide by a woman after 6 years of marriage - Prosecution of husband, his mother and father on ground that they were harassing deceased by making dowry demand - All the accused acquitted because of following circumstances: (a) No evidence that there was ever demand of dowry during six years of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395, 397-- Sentence - Appellants convicted u/s 395 read with Section 397 IPC and sentenced to undergo RI for seven years and to pay a fine of Rs.200/- - Injury was found to be simple in nature - Appellants had not used any deadly weapon or caused grievous hurt or death - Doctor did not state a word that any..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395-- Reduction in Sentence - Appellant was the first offender and of young age and was facing criminal trial for the last more than 14 years - Sentence reduced to already undergone...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty on account of dowry demand - Alleged instances of cruelty relate to the year 1982 or earlier part of the year 1983 - Section 498-A inserted in the Penal Code vide Act No.46 of 1983 and came into force w.e.f. 25.12.1982 - Held, accused not liable to be convicted u/s 498-A IPC for the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397-- Robbery - Accused gained entry into the residential house of the complainant, intimidated inmates and forced women folk to handover their ornaments and decamped with stolen articles - Weapon of offence i.e. knife not recovered, much less produced in the court - Held, it cannot be presumed that the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 463, 464, 465, 466-- Forgery for the purpose of cheating - Person submitting application to obtain passport giving incorrect particulars with regard to age, residence, etc. and was able to obtain passport on the verification of particulars by the accused (police officer) - No evidence that accused entered into..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint filed u/s 138 of Negotiable Instruments Act and u/s 420 of Indian Penal Code on allegations of dishonour of cheque - Complaint dismissed on ground that it was barred by limitation prescribed under Negotiable Instruments Act - Magistrate failed to take note of fact..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 449, 148, 460-- Accused formed unlawful assembly, participated in rioting with deadly weapons, committed lurking house trespass and thereafter committed murder of two persons - Evidence of eye-witness cannot be rejected because another eye-witness turned hostile - Accused persons guilty of committing murder with..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Unlawful assembly - S.149 IPC creates no substantive offence - Separate punishment cannot be awarded under this provision...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment to suicide - Deceased, wife of accused got married in 1982 and committed suicide in 1985 - Deceased was harassed and maltreated on account of dowry demand - Father and mother of deceased deposed about the instances of maltreatment which are mainly of the year 1982 - Held, the instances of..........

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