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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 471, 201-- Offence u/ss 471, 201 IPC - Four persons were sitting in the vehicle in question having fake number plate - Trial Court acquitted three co-accused except accused - Case of accused cannot be distinguished from other co-accused - Moreover, accused was not driving the vehicle and he was merely a..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 420, 406, 417, 465, 467, 468, 471, 120B-- Direction for registration of FIR - FIR u/ss 379, 420, 406, 417, 465, 467, 468, 471, 120-B IPC - DDR for loss of document including signed cheques were registered in 2007 by husband of complainant - Whereas cheque in question was issued in 2009, i.e. more than 2 years after said DDR, coupled with..........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 28(3), 407, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 313, 326-- Power of Session Court to pass sentence - As per S.28(3) Cr.P.C. Assistant Session Judge is not empowered to pass sentence of imprisonment for life or for imprisonment for term exceeding 10 years - However, in the instant case, petitioner is charge-sheeted for offence u/ss 313, 326 IPC which are..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 367-- Cognizance of offence - As per FIR and statement of complainant, grievous hurt was caused at the time of kidnapping - Moreover, once prosecution has accepted that accused has committed offence of causing grievous hurt and kidnapping than ingredients of S.367 IPC are fulfilled - Order of Magistrate..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Promise to marry - Where both persons out of their own will and choice, develop consensual physical relationship and when relationship breaks due to some reason, women use law as weapon for vengeance and personal vendetta - Women tend to convert such consensual acts as incident of rape due..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 423, 464, 471, 447, 427, 120B-- Quashing of FIR - Agreement to sell - Not honoured - FIR used only as a mode to execute the agreement in question - On the face of it, FIR does not constitute the offence u/ss 120-B, 418, 420, 423, 464, 471, 447 & 427 IPC - FIR with all consequential proceedings, quashed...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 328-- Rape - Promise to marry - Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - Prosecutrix is star witness of case and she has not supported prosecution version - She is adult lady aged 27 years and was having friendly relations with accused - Prosecutrix stated that FIR was got registered against accused..........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Territorial jurisdiction - Dowry demand - Wife was forced to leave her matrimonial home at `M' - Wife returned back to her parental home in `S' and filed complaint there - Since, consequence of offence which was committed at `M' occurred at `S', therefore, Court at `S' will have jurisdiction to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Two tempos collided with each other - Tempo in which deceased was travelling was carrying 8 to 10 passengers having passenger capacity of 1 plus 3 - Deceased was protruding out of tempo and as such it was a rash and negligent act of driver of tempo in..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Motive - Material variation in version of prosecution regarding motive for accused to attack deceased - Hence, credibility of prosecution case at very inception itself received severe jolt - Prosecution failed to prove motive - Accused acquitted...........

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