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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 7, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Last seen theory - Deceased last seen with accused two days prior to date of incident - Held, time gap is not long and circumstances pertaining to theory of last seen deserves acceptance...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Punjab Panchayat Raj Act, 1994, Section 4(2), 5, 44, 51, 71, 77-- Embezzlement to the tune of 30 lakhs on the pretext of sending son of complainant to America for permanent job - Jurisdiction of Panchayat to try the offence - Held, (i) There is no bar for investigating any offence by the police including the offences mentioned in the Schedule II of the Punjab..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Punjab Panchayat Raj Act, 1994, Section 4(2), 5, 44, 51, 71, 77-- Embezzlement to the tune of 30 lakhs on the pretext of sending son of complainant to America for permanent job - Jurisdiction of Panchayat to try the offence - Offence of serious nature as appellant has duped Rs.30 lakhs from the complainant, offence should be tried by regular criminal court only..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 3-- Domestic violence proceedings and complaint u/s.498-A IPC - Contention that since same allegations are made by respondent in domestic violence proceedings and complaint filed u/s.498-A IPC, therefore, either of proceedings need to be stayed - Held, purpose behind both proceedings is altogether..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Specific allegations leveled against accused in complaint - Allegations that husband was demanding Rs.2 lakhs from her - There is sufficient material to make out prima facie case for offences for which charge sheet has been filed - Criminal proceedings cannot be..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Mere penetration is sufficient to constitute rape...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Accused alleged to have raped prosecutrix when she was going to fetch grass along with her daughter - Prosecutrix narrated incident to husband and thereafter FIR was lodged - Statement of prosecutrix corroborated by statement of her daughter - Medical evidence did not corroborate ocular..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - PW8 stated that on 05.02.1997, appellant came to his residence and told him that with bad intention he had murdered deceased and brought mule cart to village - Held, this was clear confession made by appellant to PW8...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394-- Murder - Motive - Proof - Held, from extra judicial confession made by appellant to PW8, it is clear that motive of appellant was to take possession of mule cart and sell same and make money - Thus, prosecution successfully established motive of appellant to kill deceased...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 193-- False evidence - Mere fact that petitioner deposed contrary to the contents of panchnama does not by itself indicate that petitioner gave false evidence - Panchnama cannot be treated as substantive evidence unless contents mentioned in it were spoken to by the witness to said document - No..........

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