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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32(1)-- Murder - 100% burn injuries - Conviction solely based on oral dying declaration - No corroboration - No evidence to suggest that deceased was in a fit position to speak - Deceased sustained almost 100% burns and her blood pressure and pulse was not recordable - In these circumstances, it will not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Summoning of additional accused - Kidnapping and rape case - Prosecutrix changing her statement and naming different persons at different stages - Only one accused was involved in the crime and no challan was presented against other co-accused - Name of additional accused were not even involved in..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Reason for committing suicide always has to be assessed from an independent angel and not from angle of victim or from a person who is cause for it...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix - Determination - Radiological age of prosecutrix was 14 years on the date of incident - Margin of 2 years on either side is granted to prosecutrix for determining her age, then she was above 16 years of age at the relevant time in 1984 - Under unamended S.375 IPC, age of..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Eye witnesses to the incident turned hostile - Accused/father-i, law of deceased shouted and assaulted deceased and not allowed wife of deceased to go along with him - Alleged refusal of sending wife along with deceased caused her to commit suicide - Step taken by deceased is..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consensual act - Accused and prosecutrix were having continuous sexual relationship for a period of 5 years - Prosecutrix became pregnant and abortion was carried, later she again became pregnant - Though conduct of accused may be morally bad, but same will not fall within ambit of S.375..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Reduction of sentence - Incident occurred due to frustrated love affair of accused with victim and she become a paraplegic at the age of 18-19 - Accused was merely 21 years old at the time of incident and already served 12 years of imprisonment - Ends of justice would be met if..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Assault with wooden danda on head with such force that there was fracture of skull and brain matter oozing out from the wound - Accused must be understood to have knowledge, if not intention that injuries caused by him are sufficient in the normal course to cause death - This..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 451, 323, 341, 382, 147, 149, 504, 506-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Offence u/ss 451, 323, 341, 382, 147, 149, 504, 506 IPC - Parties resolved to settle their dispute amicably and accordingly entered into a compromise - Both the parties categorically stated on oath that to maintain cordial relations with each other they resolved to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - When prosecution's case is based on circumstantial evidence, what is required to be proved is complete chain of circumstances without leaving any conclusion consistent with the innocence of accused - It must be shown that in all human probability, the act, with..........

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