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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against husband of deceased - Unnatural death of deceased occurred within 7 years of her marriage - Deceased was so harassed even her father told her that she may live or die in her matrimonial home - Parents of deceased refused to take her back to parental home..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Sentence - Father-in-law and mother-in-law though not present at the place of offence, but since it was unnatural death, 7 years of incarceration with all remissions would suffice for both of them...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 468, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Quashing of FIR - FIR u/s 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Earlier complaint filed in which settlement arrived at but not fully acted upon - Said complaint was not revived - Complainant filed second complaint - It cannot be said that FIR in question is beyond period of limitation - Petition for quashing..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A-- Kidnapping - Quashing of proceedings - Prosecutrix left the house of her parents at the age of 18 years and 2 month - She being major performed marriage with accused as per her own wish and accord - Prosecutrix living happily with accused as his wife and they blessed with a child - Continuation of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Act of accused insulting deceased by using abusive language will not itself constitute abetment of suicide - Unless ingredients of instigation/abetment to commit suicide are satisfied accused cannot be convicted u/s 306 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147-- Murder - Role of A-5, A-6 and A-7 in commission of crime - Prosecution failed to prove beyond doubt that A-5 fired from his firearm, which missed as alleged - No evidence on record in the form of recovery of weapon or even missed bullet - A-5 thus, entitled to be acquitted on ground of benefit of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Suicide note and oral evidence of PWs would not be sufficient to establish that suicide by deceased was directly linked to instigation or abetment by deceased - Having advanced the money to deceased, accused might have uttered some abusive words, but that by itself is not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147-- Murder - Appeal against conviction - A-4 has not preferred any appeal against his conviction - However, since his case is similar to A-5, A-6 and A-7, by taking suo moto cognizance, A-4 is also entitled to acquittal on ground of benefit of doubt - A-4 acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 380, 452, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Ocular evidence of PWs 3, 4, 10 and 11 shows that A-1 had grudge against deceased because much prior to incident it was seen and heard by them that deceased used to object A-1 for his having close association with one person who was involved in carrying..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 380, 452, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Maruti Van carrying accused was seen moving prior to commission of offence in the area in question - Said Van recovered at the instance of A-3, as he was driver of same - Said fact is proved by two Courts below with the aid of PWs - Even..........

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