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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Kidnapping for ransom - Quantum of punishment - Death may be awarded only where kidnapping or abduction has resulted in death either of victim or anyone else in the course of commission of offence - Death sentence in rarest of rare case and life imprisonment for a proved case of kidnapping and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Kidnapping for ransom - Expression `any other person' appearing in S.364-A IPC must be understood as referring to `person' as defined in S.11 IPC - It cannot be restricted to mean `Government' or `foreign State' or `international inter-governmental organizations' only...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 302-- Kidnapping for ransom - Murder - Victim kidnapped for ransom and thereafter done to death - Accused persons held guilty not only u/s 364-A IPC but for murder punishable u/s 302 IPC - Sentence of death awarded to accused is just, fair and reasonable even by standard of rarest of rare cases, evolved..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Cheating - Agreement to sell - Payment of advance amount - Sale of land to third party at a much higher price and that accused/vendor was not in possession of property - No material on record that complainant took steps for execution and registration of sale deed after paying rest of the amount -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406-- Criminal breach of trust - Paramount ingredient of offence u/s 406 IPC is that there wasentrustment of property with accused and he having dominion over such property dishonestly misappropriated or converted that property for his own use...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Criminal breach of trust - Agreement to sell - Payment of advance amount - Sale of land to third party - Payment of advance is not entrustment or that accused had dominion over it in any manner on behalf of the complainant - No offence u/s 406 IPC is made out - FIR to that extent quashed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Cheating - To constitute an offence of cheating intention to deceive should be in existence at the time of inducement -Mere failure to keep up promise subsequently cannot be presumed to be cheating - Subsequent conduct of accused is relevant to infer that whether he had fraudulent or dishonest..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354-- Rape and criminal intimidation - Accused can be convicted on sole testimony of prosecutrix - However, implicit reliance on sole testimony of prosecutrix can only be placed in event of testimony is credible and trustworthy - In order to gauge the testimony of prosecutrix on oath before trial court..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal -When genesis of prosecution version gets submerged in a taint of falsehood, as a corollary then, courts would obviously be inclined to not construe version rendered by prosecutrix qua the genesis of occurrence to be trustworthy or credible - Effect of falsity embroiling..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred without pre-mediation in the heat of passion - Injuries were caused in the genitals of victim - No weapon was used by accused and nor he knew that victim was operated few days ago - Accused committed the offence with the knowledge that such bodily injury is..........

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