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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Appellant alleged to have committed murder by attacking victim with billhook - Eye-witness (de facto complainant) proved his previous statement reduced to writing by police and his statement recorded u/s.164 Cr.P.C. - No steps taken to contradict evidence of said..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Demand other than those covered under the definition of dowry made after marriage - Such demand, if followed by cruelty or harassment, due to non fulfilment of demand, would constitute offence u/s 498-A IPC...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 63, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(3)-- Murder - Sentence - Fine and compensation - Held, compensation can be ordered only when fine does not form part of sentence imposed...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- Dowry demand - Not referable to marriage - Woman subjected to cruelty or harassment for or in connection with such a demand - Not an offence punishable u/s 304-B IPC - Legislature should step in and make even such demand subject matter of offence punishable u/s 304-B IPC...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - If husband persistently suspects the character of his wife and subjects her to physical violence on account of such suspicion, creates a situation which leaves the wife with no option but to bring her continuous mental and physical torture to an end by taking her own life then husband in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302-- Cruelty and murder - All prosecution witnesses except father and brother of deceased turned hostile - Held, it is pointer to guilt of accused...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC and Ss.3,4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Guidelines issued - Director General of Police, Andhra Pradesh to issue necessary instructions to all the concerned in this regard...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused convicted u/s.307 IPC and sentenced to three years and six months RI - Incident is of the year 1993 - Sentence reduced to 2 years RI...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 334, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - Injuries sustained by deceased do not tally with post mortem report - Injuries not caused by Phawara and Burri recovered from accused rather caused by some other heavy sharp weapon - Recovery of Phawara made by police from house of accused not admissible for..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Reduction of sentence - Step grandfather alleged to have subjected prosecutrix to rape from a tender age of 12 years and threatened to kill her if she disclosed incidents to anyone - As per medical report hymen found ruptured - He admitted his guilt citing that he was under influence of..........

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