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PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death due to burn injuries within seven years of marriage - Demand of Rs.10,000/- for commencing business for selling clothes - Deceased constantly tortured and harassed by appellant - Contention that financial help for business will not constitute offence u/s 304 B IPC - Held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 366-- Abduction and gang rape - Quantum of sentence - Accused convicted and sentenced to 10 years R.I. - State not filing appeal on question of sentence - No interference on this aspect at this belated stage...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder of 5 years girl - Conviction on basis of last seen evidence and recovery of blood stained clothes - Death sentence - Held, there is no inflexible rule that death sentence cannot be awarded in a case resting on circumstantial evidence but Courts are as a matter of prudence hesitant..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376, 506, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(i)(xii)-- Abduction and rape - Prosecutrix accompanied accused more or less in the same area, the accused was not having any firearm or any other lethal weapon with him - The prosecutrix had not shown her objection, resentment, protest, she remained absolutely silent - Prosecutrix accompanied accused..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- `Soon before' - Does not mean only a few minutes before - Incident must not be very stale or years old...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 378-- Theft - Nature of 'possession' referred in S.378 of IPC - Held, S.378 of IPC defines 'theft' as dishonest removal of movable property out of possession of any person without consent of that person - Standing timber being embedded in earth is immovable property - Moment it is severed from earth it..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Necessary ingredients - Held, for application of S.304-B death of woman is caused by any burns or bodily injury or occurs otherwise than under normal circumstances - Such death occurs within seven years of her marriage - Soon before her death she was subjected to cruelty or..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,304-- Part I -- Murder - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Proof - No previous enmity between appellant and deceased - Incident took place without premeditation - Time gap between heated exchange of words and second incident of stabbing is only of 2-3 minutes - Held, clearly indicates that it..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Appreciation of evidence - Appellant alleged to have committed murder of his wife - Convicted u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC - Challenge thereto - As per post mortem report deceased died due to strangulation - Recovery of one pair of scissors from appellant's almirah and a piece of chunni..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Triple murder - Accused committing murder of his father, step-mother and step sister for greed of property - Accused was living jointly with deceased - Facts show deep set rancor between accused and deceased over division of property - Though manner in which crime was committed is deplorable, but..........

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