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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Merely because altercation might have taken place much earlier and not immediately prior to and/or at the time of commission of offence, it cannot be inferred that there was no intention on part of accused to cause death of deceased - Conversion of conviction by High Court from..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 90-- Rape - Consent - False promise to marry - If it is established and proved that from inception accused who gave promise to prosecutrix to marry, did not have any intention to marry and prosecutrix gave consent for sexual intercourse on such assurance by accused that he will marry her, such consent..........
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 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
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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
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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 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
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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 376-- Rape - Consent - False promise to marry - Merely because accused is now married and/or even that prosecutrix has subsequently married - Not a ground not to convict accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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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..........

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