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JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 84-- Murder of son by mother - Plea of insanity - Accused was suffering from mental disorder, which is supported by FIR - Evidence on record shows that accused was admitted in hospital for treatment and remained there for more than six months - Doctor's report shows that accused was suffering from..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - After performance of marriage under threat - Remaining in touch with accused after rape speaks otherwise that prosecutrix was a consenting party to the sexual intercourse - Prosecutrix smiling in marriage photographs and statement of prosecutrix that "for this marriage there was no fear or..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Theft - Offence is compoundable as per Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act, 2008, irrespective of value of the subject matter - Amendment is retrospective in nature - Parties allowed to compound the offence...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Death by burning - Deceased suffered 80% superficial deep burns - Dying declaration of deceased shows that incident occurred at the spur of moment when parties were in an inebriated state - Accused No.1 did not contrive to use weapons to injure deceased and kerosene being a..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Quantum of sentence - Accused No.1 had undergone incarceration for a period of more than five years - He was aged around 20 years at the time of incident - No criminal history of accused No.1 - Approximately two decades have elapsed since the incident - Circumstance..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 323, 504, 506, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(v)-- Rape of married woman - Accused allegedly committed rape upon prosecutrix on the point of country made pistol - Caste derogatory words also used against prosecutrix and his family in case any action is taken - However, medical evidence shows that three injuries were found in the body of victim but..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Bail - Murder - Significant material available on record to connect accused with offence - Looking to the gravity of allegations, bail refused...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 323, 301, 34-- Summoning of additional accused - Dowry death - Cruelty - Prosecution examined nine witnesses but nothing came on record regarding involvement of respondent No.2 - Role of respondent No.2 was already inquired/investigated into by investigating agency and he was found innocent - No evidence on..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Conviction upheld viz.: (i) deceased was last seen alive in the company of accused soon before murder; (ii) accused failed to explain as to how and in what circumstances he parted company with deceased before deceased was murdered;..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506-- Anticipatory bail - Rape - False promise of marriage - Accused had sexual intercourse with prosecutrix by giving false assurance of marriage but subsequently backed out from the same - Act of accused falls squarely under the definition of rape as he had sexual intercourse with prosecutrix by..........

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