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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Act of defamation does not come within purview of official duty and therefore, sanction for prosecution u/s 197 Cr.P.C. is not required...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500-- Defamation - Magistrate in a private complaint against SHO and other police officials called for status report - SHO filed status report which was alleged to be scandalous and defamatory - Complaint filed for offence u/ss 499/500 IPC - No prima facie case to show that reputation of complainant was..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 29, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- document - Matter expressed or described upon substance may be a document but not the substance over which the matter is expressed or described...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Anticipatory bail - Double murder - Election dispute - Session judge rejected anticipatory bail filed by accused - However, High Court without appreciating nature of offence and gravity of accusations against accused persons, enlarged them on anticipatory bail - High Court ought not to have..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 419, 420, 468, 471, 120B-- Cheating and forgery - Criminal conspiracy - Quashing of summoning order - Dispute purely of civil nature - No allegation in complaint or in evidence of PWs that either of accused has cheated by personation to anyone - Element of dishonesty is lacking in the allegations made in complaint - No..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Insanity - Law presumes every person to be sane unless contrary is proved - Burden of proving insanity lies upon accused who claims to be insane - Fact of insanity is to be decided on preponderance of probability - Insanity is not to be proved beyond reasonable doubt to get acquittal...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 84-- Murder - Plea of insanity - No evidence on record to prove insanity of accused - No doctor examined accused regarding his insanity - Requirements of giving benefit u/s 84 IPC are not fulfilled by accused - Plea of insanity not acceptable...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324-- Murder - Accused attacked deceased with axe and caused fatal injuries on her neck - Husband of deceased PW7 rushed towards deceased on hearing her cries and tried to save her but accused already gave her two injuries which resulted into her death on the way to hospital - PW3 & PW4 supported..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 447, 332, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4(1)-- Offence u/ss 147, 447 & 332 IPC - Benefit of probation - Petitioners were facing the judicial proceedings for the last 26 years - It is not proper to send them behind bars at this stage after 26 years - Petitioners ordered to be released on probation of good conduct...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Divorce by mutual consent - Criminal proceedings initiated before grant of divorce - After grant of divorce no further dispute survived between parties, though it was not so expressly recorded in the order - No liberty was reserved by wife to continue further proceedings against husband - Held,..........

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