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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Outraging modesty of woman - Anticipatory bail - Accused was engaged with complainant by roka ceremony and developed intimacy with her - Accused indulged in acts of outraging modesty of complainant to an extent that he made an attempt to rape her - Improbability of complainant story and probable..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Demand of Rs.One lakh for repair and reconstruction of house in which complainant (wife) was living along with her husband and other family members - Held, it is merely in the nature of loan and cannot be termed as dowry demand - Conviction set aside...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Acquittal - Legality of - Delay of six days in lodging FIR without any explanation - Allegation of marpeet with prosecutrix by fists and kicks in the FIR does not find support in her testimony in Court - Material contradictions regarding manner in which alleged injuries have been..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - General allegation of demand of additional dowry against i, laws - No overt act or specific role assigned to father-i, law and mother-i, law - Acquittal of father-i, law and mother-i, law calls for no interference...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364A, 201, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106, 27-- Murder - Kidnapping for ransom - Disclosure statement - Burden of proof - Accused committed murder of two persons i.e father & son after kidnapping them for ransom as demand of ransom was not met - Recovery of dead bodies from covered gutters and personal belongings of deceased from other places..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364A, 201, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A-- Murder - Compensation to victim family - High Court committed error by declining to give compensation without any reason to deceased family - Widow of deceased who is also mother of other deceased representing family of victim be paid interim compensation of Rs.10 lacs - State of Haryana is liable..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Word `suicide' - Meaning - `Sui' means `self' and `cide' means `killing' - A person committing suicide must commit it by himself, irrespective of means employed by him in achieving his object of killing himself...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased a pregnant woman, committed suicide within four months of her marriage in her matrimonial home - Testimonies of PWs regarding persistent demand of dowry from deceased during a very short span of her matrimonial life and cruel behavior of accused with deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304 (Part II)- - Murder and culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Nature of offence - Accused pored kerosene oil on his wife and set her on fire - There was no pre-mediation nor predetermined motive of crime - Accused received the news of his ailing father and wanted to see his father and asked deceased to..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Abetment of suicide - Suicide note that accused were pressurizing him for money which deceased lost in playing MCH match - Accused did not in any manner instigate, incite or provoke the deceased to commit suicide - FIR and proceedings quashed...........

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