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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Grievous hurt - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Burden of proof - Prosecution successfully established that burn injuries to victim caused in the house of accused - Burden thus, shifts upon accused to explain those injuries u/s 106 of Evidence Act, which burden could not be discharged by accused -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 304(Part II)-- Accused came to the spot all of a sudden and inflicted single blow on the head of deceased by iron rod - Cause of death was head injury - Accused though might not intended to cause death of deceased but he certainly had knowledge that his act could result into death of deceased - Accused liable to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Grievous hurt - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Victim was put to fire on being tortured for demand of dowry - Defence taken a plea that victim caught fire accidentally - However, Doctor who examined victim stated that injuries could not be caused by accident, as same were caused by pouring kerosene oil..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, 411-- Murder - Robbery - Deceased strangulated, murdered and robbed - Accused took away about 9-10 tolas gold - Recoveries of gold and hacksaw blade effected at the instance of accused which was used in commission of crime - Son of deceased recognized jewellery - Accused was nephew of deceased and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused inflicted single head injury on the head of deceased by iron rod - Blood stained iron rod recovered and only human blood was found and no blood group was found - Accused held, rightly acquitted u/s 302 IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Offence u/s 304(Part I) IPC - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence occurred in 1990 and more than 27 years have already passed - Accused remained in custody of 2 years - Though this period is not adequate for an offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC, but keeping in view the fact that 27 years have elapsed..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(C)-- Bail - Illegal gratification and rape - Petitioner Superintendent of Police against whom there is allegation of taking bribe and commission of rape - Evidence of complainant/material witnesses including their cross-examination completed - There is thus, no point in continuing the detention of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Eye witness/PW10 to the incident though stated that he saw accused assaulting deceased but said statement of PW10 not find place in his diary statement - Not even a whisper is there in his diary statement that incident took place in his presence - Improvement resorted to by PW10 and..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354(1), Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi)-- Outraging modesty of woman - Accused allegedly pinched breasts of victim and asked when she will give sexual favour to him - PWs not supported prosecution case - Testimony of prosecutrix is full of suspicions - In fact it was victim who was caught red handed while stealing two packets frooty from..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324-- Nature of offence - Gu, shot injury - Independent witnesses not supported prosecution case - Fire arm injury proved on record - However, accused fired at victim without pre-meditation - Injury suffered by victim was not on vital part of his body - Prosecution failed to prove that accused intended..........

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