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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 408-- Criminal breach of trust - Allegation that accused being President of Co-operative society, withdrawn the society funds and misappropriated the same - However, prosecution failed to lead any cogent material regarding misappropriation of cash by petitioner, even though entrustment part has been..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Murder - Prior enmity between parties due to election of Sarpanch - Incident occurred during winter evening - 17 accused allegedly assaulted complainant party - Identification of 17 accused persons would be extremely difficult, as it was dark - Only independent witness turned hostile and two eye..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 419, 420, 465, 467, 468, 471, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Will - Issue about forgery and fraud regarding Will decided on merits by civil Court - FIR on same allegations that Will was forged and fabricated - Cannot be allowed - FIR quashed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - Accused confessed before brother of deceased that he throttled neck of deceased by lathi - However, medical evidence shows that strangulation was not found to have been done with an object like lathi and it was subjected with soft..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Brother of deceased PW6, stated that he last saw deceased with accused - However, said fact is not disclosed in FIR, rather PW6 did not convey the same to anybody despite disappearance of his deceased brother - Last seen theory not reliable -..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374, 376, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 64-- Appeal - Maintainability - Order of compensation - Compensation which is treated as a fine in terms of S.64 IPC and a direction for imprisonment in default of payment of such compensation is appealable u/s 374 r/w S.376 Cr.P.C., as it was a `sentence of fine' for the purposes of such appellate..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 181, 182-- Offence u/ss 181, 182 IPC - Comes within purview of S.195(1)(a)(i) Cr.P.C. and unless and until complaint has been made by some particular authority or person, no cognizance can be taken against petitioner - Prosecution against petitioner u/s 181, 182 IPC, without following the mandate u/s..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 181, 182-- Offence u/ss 181, 182 IPC - Order framing charges - Allegation that petitioner during course of trial, resiled from his previous statement and did not support the prosecution case - However, previous statement given by petitioner before I.O and Magistrate are not substantive piece of evidence -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Ante-timed FIR - Murder - FIR lodged after deceased admitted to hospital and declared dead by Doctor - Promptness with which FIR was lodged by PW1 rules out the possibility of any deliberations and consultations or police interference having preceded lodging of FIR with the object of concocting a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Testimony of sole eye witness - PW1 an eye witness and also an interested witness being father of deceased - It is fully proved from the evidence of PW1 that both the accused participated in the murder of deceased - Testimony of PW1 remained consistent and clinching on all material points..........

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