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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 326, 341, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Conviction cannot be set aside merely on the grounds that some of weapons were not recovered, expert opinion relating to blood stain and no, examination of some of witnesses, when the offence against accused were otherwise proved by eye witnesses and medical evidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Deceased died due to septicaemia after sixty two days of incident, which was indirectly due to injuries sustained by deceased - Accused `N' used country made pistol at deceased at his head thus he had the intention of causing such bodily injury as is likely to cause death -..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Presence of injuries on the person of accused indicates that whatever he is said to have disclosed to PWs 2 and 3, was not voluntary - Said extra-judicial confession cannot be used against accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 326, 341, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Common object - Eye witnesses to the occurrence cumulatively stated the specific role played by each one of five accused - All five accused ran away from the spot after causing severe injuries to deceased and injured witnesses - Motive for offence which resulted..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Abetment of suicide - Quashing of proceedings - Charge sheet filed on the sole basis of routine quarrel between husband and wife, which cannot be said to be justified - No whisper in dying declaration of deceased that she was ever treated with cruelty to the extent that she was having absolutely..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Death by hanging - Allegation that all accused joined together and demanded huge amounts from deceased in the form of dowry - Since deceased was not able to meet out their demand, she committed suicide - However, nothing stated in complaint with regard to demand of dowry..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 15-- Offence u/ss 420, 120-B IPC and S.15 of P.C. Act - Quashing of FIR - Allegation that tenders were invited for supply of drawing copies of 80 gsm - However, petitioners supplied copies of 58 gsm without inviting fresh tenders in violation of procedure prescribed under provision of GF & AR - Prima..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment of suicide - To constitute an offence u/s 306 IPC, prosecution must allege that wife was subjected to cruelty with clear cut mens rea to drive wife to commit suicide - Routine quarrel between husband and wife without there being any mens rea to commit suicide would not amount to abetment..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Quashing of FIR - Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Matter mutually and amicably settled between parties and complainant is no longer interested in supporting prosecution as chances of success in the matter are now greatly diminished - As matter is compromised, continuance..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 458-- Rape of a married woman when she was alone at home - However, on the same evening at 8.30 p.m, when prosecutrix went to her tenant for calling up her husband, it is indeed very surprising that she did not tell tenant anything about the occurrence - Prosecutrix on the next morning went to her..........

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