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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 323, 34-- Offence u/ss 325, 323, 34 IPC - Accused along with co-accused appeared on scene and they started beating informant and on alarm being raised, several persons arrived at the spot, whereupon they secured their escape good after threatening informant side - Co-accused died during pendency of appeal -..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 218, 222, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Offence u/ss 218, 222 IPC - Burden of proof - Accused being a police constable himself allowed under trial to escape from custody - Incident happened in a broad daylight in crowded Court compound, but none of PW has seen such incident, nor did anyone hear about it - However, accused developed a..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Offence u/s 304(Part I)PC and Ss.3, 4 of SC/ST Act - FIR registered on 12.01.2016 of occurrence 10.01.2016, at the instance of son of deceased, who claimed himself to be eye witness to occurrence - However, his presence was not shown by Doctor at first instance, while providing first aid to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died unnatural death within 2 years of her marriage in her i, laws place - There is ample evidence that deceased was subjected to cruelty soon before her death in connection with demand of dowry - Statements of material witnesses corroborated prosecution version -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Deceased left behind innocent dependent her daughter - Sentence requires modification - Sentence of accused reduced from life imprisonment u/s 304-B IPC to 10 years R.I with fine of Rs.10,000 and in default of payment of fine to further undergo..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(D), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Sanction for prosecution - While taking bribe money it cannot be said that accused was purporting to act in the discharge of his official duty - S.197 Cr.P.C. not at all attracted - Moreover when offence of criminal conspiracy is committed for the offence of special acts or other Sections of IPC..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 27, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Territorial jurisdiction - Complaint u/ss 27, 12, 17, 18 to 20, 22 & 23 of PWDV Act and FIR u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Quashing of complaint and FIR - Complainant is the aggrieved person who is resident of Delhi, where incidents/acts of domestic violence had occurred - Averments in FIR also..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Defamatory speech made against general community of lawyers and not against an identifiable or determinate class of individuals - By merely stating that such lawyers form a collection of persons or forms a determinate group of lawyers, it cannot be said that they form a collection of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 427, 504, 506-- Withdrawal of complaint - Warrant case - Not permissible - Magistrate can discharge accused u/s 245(1) Cr.P.C. if upon taking evidence referred to in S.244 Cr.P.C. finds that no case against accused is made out...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 511, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Penile injury - There is no associated injuries over any part of body either in front portion or in the back portion - Contention that penile injury is possible on account of a fall rejected - Penile injury therefore, caused is not an injury sustained but it is..........

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