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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304- - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Genesis of incident - Accused contended that incident occurred on account of an attempted act of sodomy by deceased upon accused `J' to which accused `H' had objected resulting in lathi blows being inflicted by two sides, rivals to each other - However,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Recovery of lathi and shoes belonging to accused persons - Source of knowledge whether lathi and shoes actually belong to accused persons is not forthcoming - There is no other evidence to prove said recoveries, thus, it is a very weak type of evidence and cannot be relied upon...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 302, 34, 120B, 201-- Kidnapping for ransom - Murder - Last seen evidence - Deceased was last seen alive in the company of accused Nos.5 & 3 - It is for the accused to explain how and when they parted company of deceased - No explanation is forthcoming from accused which is a strong militating circumstance against them..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Child witness - Deceased died due to asphyxia as a result of ante-mortem injuries found on the body of deceased - PW1 is daughter of deceased aged 11 years who was sleeping with her at the time of incident - PW1 although a child witness but is an eye witness as she saw the occurrence -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 302, 34, 120B, 201-- Kidnapping for ransom - Murder - Common intention - In furtherance of common intention, accused No.1 persuaded PW8 to pay the ransom amount even before there was such demand from accused Nos.3 & 5 - Courts below rightly held that accused No.1 had the common intention of kidnapping and committing..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Defective investigatio, Recovery of hair from the palms and near the neck of deceased - Hair recovered from the body of deceased belonged to both the accused persons - There were similarity in the hair recovered from the body of deceased and samples taken from accused - Although, there..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Quashing of summoning order - Whether the statement made by accused on the basis of news items telecast/published in electronic print media amounts to defamatory statement or not - It is a question of fact and has to be examined, considered and answered only after regular trial..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Plea that case falls u/s 304(Part I) and not u/s 302 IPC - Plea rejected as : (1) Weapon used for commission of offence; (2) vital part of body chosen for infliction of injury on the deceased; (3) the number of shots fired and (4) the circumstances in which the incident took..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Murder - Cruelty - Evidence on record proves that deceased was tortured and harassed by both the accused for bringing insufficient dowry - Deceased was also forced to consume poison earlier - Acts of accused falls under the ambit of `cruelty' - Depositions made by witnesses only against accused..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry - Demand of money on occasion of chuchak ceremony of son - Does not come within ambit of dowry as dowry mentioned in S.304-B IPC should be any property or valuable security given or agreed to be given in connection with marriage...........

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