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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 120B-- Murder - Kidnapping - Circumstantial evidence - Benefit of doubt - Last seen theory not acceptable as there is no close proximity between place and time of crime - Motive of crime not proved - Disclosure statement of appellant cannot be looked at for corroboration of this version - Weapon of..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 341, 147, 148, 149-- Offence u/ss 304(Part II), 324, 341, 147, 148, 149 IPC - Fifteen named accused and some unnamed accused were mentioned in complaint itself - However, no motive alleged in the complaint - No independent witnesses examined apart from injured witnesses to prove prosecution case - Even injured..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 100-- Right of private defence - It need not be specifically raised - Plea of private defence has to be gathered from surrounding and extenuating circumstances...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Confession before registration of an offence - Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Accused visited police station and narrated incident to police that she assaulted her husband - Statement of accused led to discovery of a fact that her husband had died in the house due to injury - Onus of prosecution..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Plea of self defence - Accused was last seen in the company of deceased - She visited police station and narrated incident to police that she assaulted her husband - However, material on record shows that deceased while returning home brought a bottle of liquor and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354A-- Sexual harassment - Complaint made by Transgender - If a cognizable offence under provision of S.354-A, in particular sub clauses (i), (ii), (iii) IPC is made out on the complaint of a Transgender, same shall be registered in accordance with law...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304- - Nature of offence - Murder - Testimony of eye-witness and other witnesses is corroborated by medical evidence - Even, there was no inordinate delay in registration of FIR - Moreover, on the basis of disclosure statement recovery of weapons was made - However, the act was not premeditated, still..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Breach of contract - Every breach of contract does not give rise to an offence of cheating...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409-- Criminal Breach of trust - Reduction of sentence - Embezzlement of 85 liters of diesel by accused/driver, which was actually meant for being filled in passenger bus - Accused was in jail from 1999 and now he is in his late sixties and no longer in service and also ailing - He was not involved in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Dying declaration - Medical opinion accepted that deceased must have survived only for a short duration after he received injuries - Extremely doubtful whether deceased had survived long enough for PWs 1 and 15 to arrive at the scene of occurrence and then make separate statements to these..........

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