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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 376, 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Kidnapping, rape and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - PW1 stated that accused confessed that he had committed a mistake of raping deceased and throwing dead body in well - He took accused to police station and produced him before Police Officer - No ground found to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 53-- Sentence - Sentencing of crimes has to be analyzed on touch stone of three tests viz., crime test, criminal test and comparative proportionality test...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 452, 34-- Offence u/ss 326, 452, 34 IPC - Quantum of sentence - Accused entered the house of complainant attacked others present with axe and with sticks - Four people including complainant were injured - Main allegation against accused is that they used an axe to attack victim - In the scuffle, accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Complaint u/s 498-A IPC and Ss.3,4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Settlement arrived at in between the parties - Parties consciously chose to unconditionally drop all proceedings related to marriage inter se including criminal action - Criminal complaint quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 34-- Abetment of suicide - Call girl - Respondents No.2 & 3 shouted at the deceased girl calling her a call girl - Deceased committed suicide on the next day - There is no abetment - Suicide committed by victim cannot be said to be the result of any action on part of respondents nor can it be said that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 417, 418, 420, 422, 120(B), 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating and criminal conspiracy - Contract of civil nature - If there is element of cheating and fraud it is always open for a party in a contract to prosecute the other side for the offences alleged - Order quashing complaint, set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 417, 418, 420, 422, 120(B), 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating and criminal conspiracy - Element of cheating and fraud - Mere filing of suit or complaint u/s 138 N.I. Act by itself not a ground to quash the proceedings - Order quashing complaint, set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 417, 418, 420, 422, 120(B), 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating and criminal conspiracy - Contract of civil nature - Novation of contract - Whether there is novation of contract or not and the effect of such entering into contract is a matter which is to be considered after trial but not at the stage of considering application u/s 482 Cr.P.C. - Order..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5, 6-- Summoning of additional accused - Sexual assault of 6 years old minor girl - Father of child filed an application to summon person who wears spectacles, as identified by victim - Allegation in first version are only against one person - However, second statement recorded u/s 161 Cr..C after three..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304-- Bail during pendency of appeal against conviction - Offence u/ss 498-A, 304(Part I)PC - Accused already suffered incarceration for a period of approximately 27 months out of a total sentence of 10 years R.I awarded by trial Court which is affirmed by High Court - It is thus, a fit case to grant..........

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