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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 394, 302-- Robbery and murder - Recovery of gold articles - Gold items were said to be pledged by A-1 to the jewellery shop of PW17 - PW17 stated that A-1 and A-3 had come to his jewellery shop for pledging gold articles - However, prosecution failed to prove that A-3 accompanied A-1 - Prosecution proved..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Offence u/s 324 IPC - Sufficient evidence on record to prove that accused assaulted simple injuries to injured witnesses by sharp object i.e knife - Evidence of these injured witnesses has strong evidentiary value to establish their presence on the spot - No inconsistency in between ocular..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 323, 34-- Offence u/ss 325, 323, 34 IPC - Accused along with co-accused appeared on scene and they started beating informant and on alarm being raised, several persons arrived at the spot, whereupon they secured their escape good after threatening informant side - Co-accused died during pendency of appeal -..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 218, 222, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Offence u/ss 218, 222 IPC - Burden of proof - Accused being a police constable himself allowed under trial to escape from custody - Incident happened in a broad daylight in crowded Court compound, but none of PW has seen such incident, nor did anyone hear about it - However, accused developed a..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Offence u/s 304(Part I)PC and Ss.3, 4 of SC/ST Act - FIR registered on 12.01.2016 of occurrence 10.01.2016, at the instance of son of deceased, who claimed himself to be eye witness to occurrence - However, his presence was not shown by Doctor at first instance, while providing first aid to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died unnatural death within 2 years of her marriage in her i, laws place - There is ample evidence that deceased was subjected to cruelty soon before her death in connection with demand of dowry - Statements of material witnesses corroborated prosecution version -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Deceased left behind innocent dependent her daughter - Sentence requires modification - Sentence of accused reduced from life imprisonment u/s 304-B IPC to 10 years R.I with fine of Rs.10,000 and in default of payment of fine to further undergo..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(D), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Sanction for prosecution - While taking bribe money it cannot be said that accused was purporting to act in the discharge of his official duty - S.197 Cr.P.C. not at all attracted - Moreover when offence of criminal conspiracy is committed for the offence of special acts or other Sections of IPC..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - In order to attract S.498-A IPC, there must be evidence to prove that deceased was subjected to mental as well as physical cruelties by demanding dowry...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - To attract S.498-A IPC, it must be established that cruelty or harassment to wife was to force her to cause grave bodily injury to herself or to commit suicide or harassment was to compel her to fulfil illegal demand of dowry - Thus, every type of harassment or cruelty would not attract..........

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