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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased was having liquor with PW2, PW7, PW16 day before the incident at late night - However, said witnesses have not deposed anything against accused involving them in crime - Even wife and father of deceased also not levelled any allegation against accused -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Harassment of a woman by unlawful demand of dowry also partakes the character of `Cruelty'...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(n), 506II, 90-- Rape - False promise of marriage - Consent obtained by misconception of fact - Love affair between prosecutrix and accused - Prosecutrix was divorcee - It cannot be said that she was immature and was obvious of fact of life - Prosecutrix also knows that accused is already married and there is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Any wilful conduct which is likely to drive the woman to commit suicide is sufficient for conviction u/s 498-A IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - There should be clear mens rea to commit the offence for conviction u/s 306 IPC - It also requires an active act or direct act which led the deceased to commit suicide seeing no option and this act must have been intended to push the deceased into such a position that he/she..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Conviction u/s 306 IPC is permissible even without a charge being framed in a case where accused is charged u/s 304-B IPC...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376(2), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 59-- Rape of minor girl - Determination of age - Date of birth mentioned in the transfer certificate would have no evidentiary value unless the person, who made the entry or who gave the date of birth is examined...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376(2), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6-- Rape of minor girl - Determination of age - Entries in school register/school leaving certificate are required to be proved in accordance with law and the standard of proof required in such cases remained the same as in any other civil or criminal cases...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376(2), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6-- Rape of minor girl - Determination of age - Prosecutrix transferred from another school but name of original school was not mentioned - When in the certificate name of original school from which student was transferred is not mentioned then such certificate could not be relied upon for proving..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Allegation that co-accused directed or instigated accused to drive jeep to run over deceased - However, evidence of PWs and dying declaration does not support such allegation - Disturbance caused at the place of incident between students and authority..........

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