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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Exception 4 - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - For conditions to be satisfied to bring the matter within Exception 4 are : (i) it was a sudden fight; (ii) there was no premeditation; (iii) the act was done in the heat of passion; and; that (iv) the assailant had not taken any undue..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, 501-- Defamation - Complaint can be filed by a person other than the aggrieved person when aggrieved person has passed away or is otherwise unable to initiate legal proceedings...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Exception 4 - Claim of benefit of exception 4 of S.300 IPC - It is for the accused to show the applicability of the Exception...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 408, 465-- Criminal proceedings and departmental proceedings on same charges - An order exonerating the delinquent officer in a full fledged departmental proceedings - It will have a bearing on the criminal case - However, acquittal in the criminal proceedings cannot be a bar for the departmental proceedings..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Exception 4 - Single knife blow inflicted on the abdomen of deceased which resulted into his death - Accused guilty of murder - Exception 4 of S.300 IPC does not apply as there was no sudden quarrel as it was unilateral act on the part of accused who lost temper and inflicted knife blow and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 506 IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Parties compromised - FIR quashed...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 408, 465, 468, 471, 477(A), 120B-- Mere negligence on the part of petitioner, even assuming that it is true, cannot be a ground to substantiate the charges levelled against the petitioner for the alleged offences punishable u/ss 408, 465, 468, 471, 477(A) read with S.120-B IPC...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376A-- Rape - Accused committed series of sexual acts after holding promise of marriage - Prosecutrix on her own went to accused at various places and hotel rooms apparently with closed doors - Had there been forcible acts of rape, those would never have gone unnoticed by even those around and would not..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent based on mistaken belief of promise to marry - Bare arguments does not suffice - For a plea of mistaken belief it is to be presumed that the prosecutrix had consented - However, in this eventuality prosecution should have pursued the trial on the basis that it was a case of mistaken..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - While appreciating the evidence of the prosecutrix, the Courts must always keep in mind that no self-respecting woman would put her honour at stake by falsely alleging commission of rape on her - Ordinarily a look for corroboration of her testimony is unnecessary and uncalled for...........

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