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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 315, 120B-- Offence u/ss 315, 120-B IPC - Fact cannot be denied that a embryo carried by complainant was lifeless on the day of incident - It had to be evacuated by medical procedure which was carried out by A-3 in her own best interest - Continuation of lifeless fetus in the body of complainant would have..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Gu, shot injury - No evidence on record that accused was author of gunshot which killed deceased - Ballistic report did not support prosecution case, as it opined that cartridges fired and recovered from spot could not be fired from rifle belonging to accused - More so, alleged rifle not..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 328-- Offence u/s 328 IPC - No evidence on record that any substance in the nature of poison or stupefying, intoxicating or unwholesome drug was administered to complainant - Mere oral words of complainant cannot suffice - No reliable or cogent evidence brought to Court to support the complainant about..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406-- Entrustment of streedhan articles - Issue of return of streedhan articles had prima facie remained unresolved though in matrimonial proceedings settlement arrived at between parties - Allegation of complainant about husband/A-1 not having discharged the trust vis-a-vis streedhan articles cannot be..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Bail - Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix specifically stated that she joined the company of accused with her own volition, without any pressure from the side of accused - Thereafter, she remained in the company of accused throughout the night - Record also reveals that in past prosecutrix was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - Sentence - Modification - For offence of murder, minimum sentence is `life imprisonment' - High Court cannot modify the sentence to one already undergone - Modification done by High Court was erroneous - Order of High Court removing the cap of 30 years is not correct thus, set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - In first charge sheet and second charge sheet, trial Court awarded consecutive sentences and not concurrent sentences - Both cases were tried together - Conviction was recorded by one common judgment - Sentences were also recorded by one common order - High Court rightly concluded that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Murder - Conviction u/s 304(Part I) - Incident occurred at the spur of moment in heat of anger - Admittedly, accused was in drunken condition at the time of incident - Accused was upset with his father and when his father went to offer him food, he ran inside and picked up a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - Conviction - Accused found guilty of two murders and sentenced to undergo 30 years of imprisonment with fine of Rs.3 Lakh - Appreciation of evidence - High Court after taking note of testimony of eye-witnesses recorded brief description of depositions of these witnesses - Furthermore,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - In an offence u/s 304 Part-II IPC intention is missing and prosecution has to prove death of a person in question and such death should be caused by the act of accused knowing that such act is likely to cause death, whereas, for offence u/s 304 Part-I IPC both knowledge and..........

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