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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Delay in lodging FIR - Grievous hurt - Cruelty - Dowry demand - FIR lodged by mother of victim - Delay duly explained by victim which is corroborated by her mother, as victim was put to fire being tortured for demand of dowry and secretly treated at her in laws house by accused and accused did not..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Grievous hurt - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Burden of proof - Prosecution successfully established that burn injuries to victim caused in the house of accused - Burden thus, shifts upon accused to explain those injuries u/s 106 of Evidence Act, which burden could not be discharged by accused -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 304(Part II)-- Accused came to the spot all of a sudden and inflicted single blow on the head of deceased by iron rod - Cause of death was head injury - Accused though might not intended to cause death of deceased but he certainly had knowledge that his act could result into death of deceased - Accused liable to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(C)-- Bail - Illegal gratification and rape - Petitioner Superintendent of Police against whom there is allegation of taking bribe and commission of rape - Evidence of complainant/material witnesses including their cross-examination completed - There is thus, no point in continuing the detention of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Grievous hurt - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Victim was put to fire on being tortured for demand of dowry - Defence taken a plea that victim caught fire accidentally - However, Doctor who examined victim stated that injuries could not be caused by accident, as same were caused by pouring kerosene oil..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused inflicted single head injury on the head of deceased by iron rod - Blood stained iron rod recovered and only human blood was found and no blood group was found - Accused held, rightly acquitted u/s 302 IPC...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, 411-- Murder - Robbery - Deceased strangulated, murdered and robbed - Accused took away about 9-10 tolas gold - Recoveries of gold and hacksaw blade effected at the instance of accused which was used in commission of crime - Son of deceased recognized jewellery - Accused was nephew of deceased and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Offence u/s 304(Part I) IPC - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence occurred in 1990 and more than 27 years have already passed - Accused remained in custody of 2 years - Though this period is not adequate for an offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC, but keeping in view the fact that 27 years have elapsed..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Eye witness/PW10 to the incident though stated that he saw accused assaulting deceased but said statement of PW10 not find place in his diary statement - Not even a whisper is there in his diary statement that incident took place in his presence - Improvement resorted to by PW10 and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324-- Nature of offence - Gu, shot injury - Independent witnesses not supported prosecution case - Fire arm injury proved on record - However, accused fired at victim without pre-meditation - Injury suffered by victim was not on vital part of his body - Prosecution failed to prove that accused intended..........

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