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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 245, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 406, 379, 504-- Discharge - Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 406, 379, 504 IPC - Complainant filed complaint against her i, laws - Discharge application of accused dismissed by Magistrate and quashing petition against the same also dismissed by High Court - No good grounds found to interfere in impugned orders - Remedy..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 363, 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4-- Kidnapping and rape - Quashing of proceedings - Though on the basis of statement by prosecutrix and her mother, possibility of accused being acquitted cannot be ruled out - But at the same time, possibility of conviction can also not be ruled out as trial is still on and further evidence is to be..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Appeal against conviction - Merely because accused `B' and `K' during jostling has caught deceased does not evidence any common intention in the form of facilitation of crime by accused `R' - Accused `B' entitled to benefit of doubt - Conviction of accused `B' set aside..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 304-- Nature of offence - Murder case - As per evidence on record, act of stabbing was preceded by discussion to sort out some dispute between deceased and accused `R'- Only single stab wound was inflicted which shows that there was no premeditated attack - Hence, where act took place upon sudden..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Setting on fire by putting kerosene oil - No evidence to show any scuffle or fight at the place of occurrence - Had accused poured kerosene on deceased and lit the fire, one would have expected that there would be evidence of some commotion and spillage of kerosene - Crime team has not..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 336-- Offence u/ss 336 IPC - Vicarious liability - Director of a company cannot be vicariously liable for the act of pharmacist who sold expired drug or even the doctor who preparing for administering the vaccination...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 336-- Offence u/ss 336 IPC - Vicarious liability - Neither in investigation nor in evidence of complainant it has come on record that Hospital or its directors were involved in larger conspiracy or that they committed the offence with requisite mens rea required for offence alleged - Impugned order of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 342, 377-- Kidnapping - Unnatural offence with 3-1/2 year old child - Victim was subjected to traumatic and brutal sexual assault by accused - He was seen in the company of accused during day after he went missing from outside his house - He was recovered from room of accused which was locked from inside and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Suicide note handwritten - Accused acquitted as : (i) Only signatures tallied; (ii) Entire scription not compared with handwriting of deceased; (iii) Prosecution failed to prove that contents of suicide note were also written in the handwriting of deceased; (iv) There was no..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Mere initiation of matrimonial litigation by accused/wife against deceased as well as his family members do not constitute and prove abetment on her part, particularly when she was residing separately at the time of incident - Accused rightly acquitted...........

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