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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of four persons - Delay in sending recovered weapons to FSL could only be an omission or lapse on part of I.O - Such omissions or lapses in investigation cannot be a ground to discard prosecution case which is otherwise credible and cogent...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of four persons - Testimony of sole eye witness - Evidence of sole eye witness is corroborated by medical evidence and evidence of ballistic expert - Delay in registration of FIR is properly explained - Recovery of weapon of offence proved on record - Slight variation in description of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died unnatural death within 3 years of her marriage along with her child by way of drowning in a river - On the date of incident deceased goes to the house of her sister and also goes to PCO, phones her father and tells about harassment to him - PW4 person..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Cheating - Merely because accused being tenants have taken electric connection on an application signed by themselves, no offence u/s 420 IPC is made out against them - More so, complaint in question filed after inordinate delay of 7 years - No offence u/s 420 IPC held, made out against accused -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Abetment to suicide - Framing of charges - Suicide note reveals that deceased herself was responsible for her act - She wrote suicide note in presence of her brothers 17 days prior to her death - Deceased was under severe depression - No direct evidence to connect petitioner with crime - Even if..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Apart from recoveries, prosecution has successfully established chain of circumstances - There is sufficient evidence on record which points to the guilt of accused - Call detail records of accused, recovery of mobile phone instrument of deceased from accused,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Conviction u/s 302 IPC - Nature of injuries sustained by deceased grievous, sufficient to cause death in the ordinary course of nature - Accused did not set up a defence that there was a sudden quarrel in which they too received injuries from the deceased - Accused had clearly..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Culpable homicide - To bring a case within exception 4th to S.300, it has to be established that (a) the act was committed without premeditation; (b) in a sudden fight in the heat of passion upon a sudden quarrel; (c) without the offender having taken undue advantage; and (d) not having acted in a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 147, 148, 149-- Summoning of additional accused - Offence u/ss 307, 147, 148, 149 IPC - All accused were stated to be present at the time of occurrence and carrying fire arms - In view of consistent testimony of both PWs as to presence of all applicants at the time and place of occurrence, trial Court not erred..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(r), 3(1)(s), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of charge sheet - Offence u/ss 323, 504 IPC and Ss.3(1)(r), 3(1)(s) of SC/ST Act - Real dispute between parties is of civil and private in nature and criminal prosecution arose incidentally and not as a natural consequence of real occurrence - More so, parties have entered into compromise..........

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