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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 302, 201-- Kidnapping for ransom - Murder of 10 years old child - Prosecution proved that accused kidnapped the deceased for ransom and demanded Rs.1 lac from the father of deceased PW1 and killed the deceased and dumped his body in a well - Cause of death was drowning - Dead body of deceased was recognized..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376-- Abduction and rape - Sexual intercourse on pretext of marriage - Charge stands belied when prosecutrix permitted accused to sexually access her even when accused resiled from his promise and there is delay in lodging FIR - Accused acquitted...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 409, 467, 468, 471-- Quashing of complaint - Cheating - Merely because complaint is made by member of parliament, it cannot be said that complaint was politically motivated, particularly when allegations were prima facie correct - Petition for quashing rejected...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 409, 467, 468, 471-- Sanction for prosecution - Cheating - Act committed by accused cannot be said to have been committed by him while acting or purporting to act in discharge of his official duty - Sanction u/s 197 Cr.P.C. for prosecution of accused not required...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 187-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 279, 337 IPC and S.187 of M.V. Act - Compounding of offence - Amicable settlement arrived at between parties - Even if some of the offences constituted in the FIR are no, compoundable yet for securing the ends of justice, offences can be compounded, particularly when..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Identity of accused disputed, as none of PWs had an occasion to see the accident with their eyes - Story of accused being apprehended by PW6 and PW8 is thus not worth lending any credence, as at the relevant time none of PWs have stated that they disclosed registration..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of FIR - Cheating - Dowry demand - Allegation that after Roka ceremony was performed, accused made demand of car and gold ornaments and on no, fulfillment of the same, marriage was broken and accused got married with another girl - Commission of cognizable offence is disclosed from..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376, 34-- Kidnapping and rape - Determination of age of prosecutrix - Evidence of father and mother of prosecutrix along with prosecutrix herself discloses that victim was minor at the time of incident - Other than these witnesses, none of witnesses suggested that prosecutrix was major - There remains no..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A-- Procuration of minor girl - Accused `R' was himself one of kidnappers who later on indulged himself in sexually exploiting prosecutrix, where upon he could not be found guilty for an offence punishable u/s 366-A IPC - Conviction of Accused `R' u/s 366-A IPC thus, set aside, maintaining his..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 287-- Negligence - Death due to electrocution - Deceased an unskilled labour deployed for cleaning purposes received injuries by electric current - Accused being I, charge of shift was required to oversee deployment of skilled labour apart from fact that safety measures were not in place to avoid any..........

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