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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Causing multiple injuries without any provocation - Assault on head of deceased was so brutal that it resulted in fracture of underlying skull bone - Accused brutally assaulted deceased - It cannot be said that offence committed is `culpable homicide not amounting to murder' -..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 312-- Delay of 34 days in lodging FIR - Cruelty - Miscarriage - No injury found on the body of deceased - No satisfactorily explanation given by prosecution for inordinate delay, particularly when police were already on the spot by the time both PW4 and PW5 had reached hospital and when PW5 himself..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 312-- Cruelty - Miscarriage - No satisfactory evidence produced by prosecution to prove that deceased was ever subjected to cruelty by accused - Not even a single witness from locality was produced by prosecution to show that deceased was tortured by accused at any time - Evidence of PWs shows that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 34-- Offence u/ss 325, 34 IPC - Incident occurred in 1988 - One injured expired - Injured were duly compensated with amount of fine of Rs.50,000/- - Quantum of fine awarded in 1988 or so appears to be just and reasonable - View of High Court that accused have already undergone some reasonable length of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Presumption - Allegation against husband and mother-i, law of deceased - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison within 6 months of her marriage - Categorical findings of two Courts below that husband and mother-i, law of deceased demanded dowry from parents..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Accused mother-i, law of deceased is now around 75 years of age and is not keeping well - She already undergone total jail sentence of 9 months - As regarding husband of deceased, he also undergone sentence of around 1 year and 1 month..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 195A, 506, 34-- Acquittal order - Leave to appeal - Hostile witness - Threatening any person to give false evidence - Petitioner lodged a complaint with police within a month after acquittal of Respondent No.2 by trial Court - Police too found prima facie merit in complaint upon investigation and thus, filed a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, 307, 324, 326, 148, 149, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27, 54, 59-- Bail - Murder - Prima facie case is made out against accused (an NRI), as group of persons are seen committing offence using deadly weapons and sticks - Seriousness and gravity of offence can be clearly observed from CD available in record - Accused alleged to be kingpin of criminal conspiracy..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(i), 452-- Rape of mentally challenged girl - Evidence of prosecutrix kept out of consideration being unreliable, as she is unable to speak and understand questions put by public prosecutor - As regarding evidence of mother of prosecutrix, same is heresay and not corroborated by other evidence - Medical and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 419, 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating - Quashing of FIR - Material on record shows that in same subject matter and same facts on basis of which FIR in question has been lodged, there is judgment of competent Tribunal with categorical finding that petitioner did no wrong - Said judgment of Tribunal has become final and..........

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