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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Appeal against acquittal - None of PWs, who are near relatives of deceased stated that accused was harassing deceased for purpose of dowry or had instigated her to commit suicide - Prosecution failed to prove its case against accused - Accused rightly acquitted -..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Characteristics of defamation are: (i) words must be defamatory; (ii) they must refer to affected person; (iii) they must be maliciously published...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Spirit of offence of defamation lies in dissemination of harmful imputation - In order to constitute an offence of defamation, it should be communicated to a third party because what is intended by imputation is to arose hostility of others...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324, 34-- Nature of offence - Fight between parties was accidental owing to sudden quarrel - Victim suffered simple injuries in the incident - Accused though armed with pistol, axe, banka and lathi but severity of blow indicated that accused were not tempted to inflict serious injuries - They neither had..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Publication issued on behalf of accused to protect their interest in the property regarding which civil suit was already filed by accused against complainant - Complainant during pendency of civil suit in violation of injunction order sold eight plots, then, action of accused..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324, 34-- Compensation - Offence u/ss 324, 34 IPC - Incident occurred in 1997 - All accused are above the age of 43 - Sentence of accused held, reduced to period already undergone - However, A-3 has to deposit Rs.7000 as fine and other accused Rs.6,000 each as fine, which shall be paid to victim as..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment to suicide - Deceased left her husband prior to her death and was residing at parental house for about 1 year before her death - Prosecution has not lead any evidence to show that accused used to visit deceased at parental house - Prosecution has not produced any document regarding the..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 201-- Rash and negligent driving - Accused truck driver rashly and negligently hit scooter due to which victim sustained injuries - Evidence on record proves that accused was occupying driver seat of offending vehicle at the time of accident - Sole testification of complainant coupled with fact that..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A, 34, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Bail - Dowry death - Cruelty - Prima facie evidence of demand of dowry from deceased and her family - Evidence on record shows that licensed revolver of petitioner was used in the commission of crime - Injuries on the vital part of deceased by revolver and pistol - It is risky to release..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Non-seizure of weapon of offence - Does not make reliable direct evidence as unreliable...........

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