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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 149-- Double murder case - Non-applicability of S.149 IPC is no bar in convicting accused u/s 302 IPC r/w S.34 IPC provided there is evidence which discloses commission of offence in furtherance of common intention...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 179-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Jurisdiction - Court at place where wife takes shelter after leaving or driven away from matrimonial home on account of acts of cruelty committed by husband or his relatives, depending on factual situation, also has jurisdiction to entertain complaint u/s 498-A IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Double murder case - Common intention - Presence of accused at the time of occurrence with sharp edged weapon not disputed - Both A-1 and A-3 shared common intention with A-2 by causing bodily injuries to deceased which were sufficient in ordinary course of nature to cause death of deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34-- Suicide or victim set on fire - 98% burn injuries - Ornaments which belong to victim such as Mangalsutra, a nathi (nose ring) some glass bangles and peinjan (an ornament worn on foot) were found below the pillow in the room - These are such ornaments which an Indian married woman normally does not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34-- Victim stated to be set on fire - 98% burn injuries - Neighbours first raised an alarm - No explanation why none of them not examined - One neighbor also accompanied accused husband to the hospital to arrange for an ambulance and this person not examined - Non examination of these important..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Trial Court opined that PW9 miserably failed to prove the source of money paid to accused and thus, acquitted the accused - High Court held that evidence of PW9 and PW11 was not appreciated in a proper perspective by trial Court - No perversity in judgment of trial Court -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 90, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape - Consent - False promise to marry - Intention from beginning not to marry - Marriage of accused was fixed long back and despite the same accused gave promise/false promise and alluded prosecutrix to give her consent for physical relationship - Courts below rightly held that consent given by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession made by accused before PW4 - Post mortem report suggests that death of deceased was not suicidal as alleged by accused, but rather she was hanged after she had lost consciousness - Factum of commission of death by hanging corroborated by Panhchayatnama which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of summoning order - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Allegation against relatives of husband - No justification or/and prima facie case to proceed against appellants either jointly or severally for commission of offences alleged against them in complaint - Indeed, facts stated against appellants..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Greater burden lies in the shoulder of prosecution to prove its case in a case of circumstantial evidence...........

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