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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 384, 506, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 26, 27-- Confession of co-accused - Evidentiary value - Confessional statement of co-accused cannot by itself be taken as a substantive piece of evidence against another accused and thus, cannot be made basis for conviction of accused without corroboration - Such statement can at best be used or utilized..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506-- Rape of widow - Prosecutrix reported the matter after more than 1 month of incident - Testimonies of PWs are vague and hearsay - No explanation given by prosecutrix as to why she did not disclose the matter to anyone even to her close relatives - Defence of threat as put by prosecutrix is totally..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 451, 353, 186, 189, 506, Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act, 1984, Section 3-- Bail - Offence u/ss 451, 353, 186, 189, 506 IPC and S.3 of 1984 Act - Doubtful that occurrence took place in the manner as claimed by investigating agency - Genuineness of allegations of second instance also doubtful - Investigation almost complete - Custodial interrogation of accused not required..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 332, 457, 427, 341, 504, 506, 34-- Criminal trespass and hurt - Petitioner no.1 is daughter-in-law of complainant was in possession of a room much prior to alleged incident as per order of Court under PWDV Act - Allegations in complaint that petitioners forcibly entered into the house of complainant are false - More so, complainant..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 506, 427, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 506, 427 IPC - Quashing of charge sheet - Entire criminal prosecution inspired by express mala fide - Version in criminal prosecution is full of high improbabilities - Continuation of criminal proceedings on that basis likely to result in abuse of Court's process - Entire proceedings..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376D, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Gang rape - Victim was dragged inside the room and on the point of pistol she was subjugated and coerced and then rape was committed consecutively by accused persons - In such a state of horror to which victim was subjected there should hardly be any expectation that she would be putting..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 452, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Complaint inspired by malice and version contained therein full of high improbabilities - Continuation of proceedings on that basis is likely to result in abuse of process of Court - Entire proceedings of complaint in question quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 452, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against family members of husband - Applicants not lived with complainant - Husband of complainant not made accused - Change of version between version given in police station and version given out in complaint is indicative about improvised nature of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 506-- Murder of wife by husband - Quantum of sentence - High Court while awarding life imprisonment to accused also stated that it would be a minimum period of 30 years without remission - No doubt case pertains to murder of wife by husband but there are some extenuating circumstances and one of them..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 341, 323, 294, 448, 506, 354-- Offence u/ss 325, 341, 323, 294, 448, 506, 354 IPC - Order taking cognizance - No prima facie evidence on record to show that A-1 voluntarily caused any grievous hurt to complainant as designated u/s 320 IPC - Basic ingredients of S.325 IPC thus, not attracted - However, there is prima facie..........

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