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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against family members of husband - No material on record to show that petitioners ever made a demand or any amount was paid to them for any purpose - All the allegations are actually made against husband of deceased - No allegation or incident was cited by..........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), 199, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Magistrate cannot order registration of case u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. as bar u/s 199 Cr.P.C. applies...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Role of firing at deceased specifically assigned to A-1 (deceased) - Neither any overt act attributed to A-2 nor even it is deposed against him that he caught hold of deceased - From the evidence of PWs, it does not follow that A-2 and other co-accused had arrived at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 427, 447, 504, 506, 149-- Offence u/ss 379, 427, 447, 504, 506, 149 IPC - Property dispute between parties and civil suit pending in regard to said dispute - No cogent evidence on record to indicate possession of complainant over land - Entire case of unlawful cutting of crop thus, rendered doubtful - No independent..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Attempt to murder - Pallet injuries - Material contradictions, discrepancies and omissions in statements of PWs - Injuries received by complainant not corroborated by medical report to prove that injury was caused by gunshot - Recovery witnesses turned hostile and not supported prosecution story -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Medical evidence - Prosecution failed to prove exact time of death of deceased - Deceased was a drug addict who died due to overdose of drugs - Possibility of deceased injecting himself cannot be negated - There is also possibility of deceased calling some other..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Motive put forth is that PW10 was close to accused `S' who introduced her to deceased - Two had developed close relationship which was not liked by accused `S', who thereafter conspired with A-2 to Kill deceased - However, in first complaint, there is no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased and accused were sleeping in one room and deceased died due to overdose of drug - No evidence on record that A-2 injected poisonous substance into body of deceased - Circumstances proved cannot lead to inference that it is accused alone who committed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Motive - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - If prosecution establishes motive for accused to commit crime it will undoubtedly strengthen prosecution version based on circumstantial evidence, but that is far cry from saying that absence of motive for the commission of crime by accused will..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 136, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder case - Credibility of witnesses - Ordinarily not re-visited in appeal by special leave...........

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