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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegations that deceased was not liked by family of accused and that they do not take care of her and she was not given money to purchase things she liked and accused did not talk to her some times - Does not satisfy requirements of Ss.498-A, 304-B IPC...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Categorical statement of father of deceased on record that there were no demands for dowry - Mother and brother of deceased also not stated that there was any demand for dowry - Rather, statement is that accused used to maintain deceased and deposit money in her account..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 458, 323, 143, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(V), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Offence u/ss 307, 458, 323, 143 IPC and S.3(2)(V) SC/ST Act - Medical opinion that three injuries were not dangerous to life - I.O. found offence u/s 308 IPC - Compromise allowed - FIR quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(V)-- Abetment of suicide - Material indicates that several complaints were filed by deceased - Last of them was filed few days before suicide - Accused allegedly taken loan of Rs.5 lakhs through fraudulent means in the name of deceased and an altercation took place between him and deceased in that..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder of wife - Allegation against parents of husband - Presence of accused at the spot is not established or even alleged by any of PWs - A charge cannot be framed solely on a presumption that their presence is neither confirmed nor ruled out - For framing a charge, grave suspicion is required..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against parents of husband - Unnatural death occurred within 7 years of marriage - Family members of deceased categorically stated that demand for dowry was raised by not only husband but also present accused - There are averments of family members of deceased..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(V)-- Bail - Abduction and rape - Prosecutrix is major and married lady and she lived with accused for about 3 to 4 years as per own free will - Relations between prosecutrix and accused were consensual - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 452, 114, 504-- Murder - Death by burning - Deceased in her earlier dying declaration attributed overt act only to co-accused and she not stated anything about accused - Son of deceased PW12 though attributed bringing of kerosene can to accused but the same is not corroborated by other evidence - Prosecution not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Compounding of offence - Cheating - Merely because offence is compoundable still discretion can be exercised by Court having regard to nature of offence - As offence in question has its own effect on society at large, no infirmity in order rejecting application for compounding - However, having..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 34-- Bail - Murder of husband by wife - Allegation of murder is subject to scrutiny of prosecution evidence on record and under trial detention should not be used as conviction before trial - Moreover, only official witnesses are to be examined and accused may not be in a position to influence such..........

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