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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased alleged to be subjected to ill-treatment and harassment on account of dowry demand due to which she committed suicide - In such cases the minute examination of witnesses becomes a must - In the instant case most of the witnesses have made stereo type allegations and they..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- Dowry in S.304-B IPC has the same meaning as in S.2 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Term `dowry' is defined comprehensively which includes properties of all sorts as it takes within its fold `any property or valuable security' given or agreed to be given in connection with marriage either directly or..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Case resting on circumstantial evidence - Dead body of deceased detected after long gap of time and could not be identified even by her parents - No material on record to indicate that deceased wife was seen near river where dead body was found, along with accused husband - Even evidence..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 341, 304, 34-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 323, 341, 304 r/w S.34 IPC - Only one injury on shoulder of deceased - This injury not opined to be the cause of death - Medical Board opinion that prima facie cause of death was cardiac failure - No offence u/s 304 IPC made out - Pre-arrest bail granted -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 67-- Trial of criminal case at Delhi - Accused coming from Bombay to attend the trial proceedings - Public Prosecutor seeking adjournment - Magistrate imposed cost of Rs.23, 307/- on the State to be reimbursed to the accused on the ground that he has to come all the way from Bombay to attend the trial..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Dowry death - Burden of proof - Held, where an offence like murder is committed in secrecy inside a house, the initial burden to establish the case would undoubtedly be upon the prosecution - But nature and amount of evidence to be led by it to establish the charge cannot be of the same degree as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 302, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Continuous harassment of deceased for three years right upto her death - Dying declaration recorded by Magistrate in presence of doctor who certified that she was fit to make statement - Harassment by husband was clearly stated and that she was set on fire by husband - Pouring of..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of criminal proceedings - Allegations that petitioner circulated pamphlet in and around town with a view to promote enmity, hatred and ill will among different communities besides defaming them - After investigation, investigating agency submitted charge-sheet u/ss 500 and 505 of Indian..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 379-- Kidnapping for ransom and theft - Accused allegedly kidnapped victim for ransom - Evidence of victim itself that house where he was confined and from where he was recovered, belongs to accused - Mobile from which call was made belonged to accused - According to victim, accused were present at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
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..........

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