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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating - Accused acquitted in a complaint filed u/s 138 of the Act with a categoric finding that accused was not under any legally enforceable debt or liability - Therefore, there was no mens rea on the part of accused to cheat or that he had any dishonest intention qua the complainant - Held,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Framing of charge - Charge u/s 304(Part I)PC - FIR was registered at the instance of an eye witness and allegations are supported by medical evidence - Prima facie, a case to frame charge u/s 302 IPC is made out - Reasons given by trial Court for not framing charge u/s 302 IPC, not tenable - No..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 407, 409, 468, 471, 420, 120B-- Offence u/s 406, 407, 409, 468, 471, 420, 120-B IPC - Framing of charges and continuation of criminal proceeding against petitioner after exonerating him from departmental inquiry on similar charge amounts to abuse of process of Court - Moreover, co-accused have already been acquitted by trial..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326A, 326B-- Acid attack - Difference between S.326-A IPC and S.326-B IPC - Basic difference between these two provisions of Law is presence of actual injury u/s 326-A IPC not percentage or gravity of injury - Be it simple or grievous, if injury falls under specified types u/s 326-A on account of use of acid,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 411-- Receiving stolen property - Testimony of only official witnesses were relied upon by prosecution and no independent corroboration was sought by prosecution for proving factum of accused suffering disclosure statements and getting recovered articles - More so, ownership of various articles stolen..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326A, 326B-- Acid attack - Merely because title to S.326-A IPC speaks about grievous hurt by use of acid, it is not a requirement under the Section that injuries caused should be invariably grievous - Even if seven injuries as referred under both the Ss.326-A, 326-B IPC are simple, mere act of throwing or..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Prosecution contended that deceased was murdered by both accused and accused contended that she committed suicide by hanging - However, medical evidence failed to decide as to whether case was of homicidal or suicide - No evidence on record to show that A-2 was present at the spot - Even..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B-- Alternative charge - A person cannot be convicted both u/s 302 as well as 304-B IPC - If charge u/s 304-B IPC fails, Court can proceed to examine if charge u/s 302 IPC would stick and that is why it has been suggested that it should be framed as an alternative charge...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Altercation between accused and deceased prior to incident was not relating to dowry at all but about giving milk to child who was crying, as a result accused slapped deceased - Deceased mentally disturbed with the same and committed suicide - Conviction of A-1 u/s 304-B IPC thus,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Sufficient evidence on record against A-1, that he treated deceased with cruelty - Evidence of parents of deceased in this regard is clear and consistent - However, allegations against A-2 is vague and not very specific, as he was not staying with A-1 and deceased - A-1 convicted u/s..........

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