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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420-- Cheating and criminal breach of trust - There must be fraudulent or dishonest intention on the part of accused at the beginning of the transaction - If fraudulent or dishonest intention becomes after the initial transaction then liability of accused would be of civil nature and criminal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Claim of juvenility raised by accused for the first time before Supreme Court - Held, delay in making claim is not fatal - Trial court directed to hold enquiry into the said question and submit report expeditiously...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338-- Accident - Reduction in the quantum of sentence - Accident took place due to rash and negligent driving of the accused - Plea for reduction in quantum of sentence - Petitioner was a poor person and main bread winner of his family and not a previous convict - Sentence reduced to already undergone -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 325, 323, 148, 149-- Reduction in sentence - Compounding of offence - Accused convicted u/ss 148, 307, 323 and 325 IPC r/w 149 IPC - Compromise between parties at appellate stage - Sentence reduced to already undergone...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Quashing of criminal proceedings - Principles governing - Court has to see whether allegations, if accepted on its face, disclose commission of any offence - If no prima facie case is made out and prosecution proceedings are sure to terminate in the acquittal of accused, proceedings have to be..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Accident - Accused charged u/ss 279 and 304-A IPC - Ruqa clearly confirmed the presence of complainants at the spot - Mere fact that complainant did not give the complete number of the bus in his statement does not belie the prosecution version particularly when he has duly identified the bus in..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 304-- Alteration of conviction - Deceased assaulted with knife on chest and back portion of skull by accused - Accused came to the deceased and his wife to hand over certain documents where heated exchange of words took place - Evidence of wife showed that deceased first assaulted accused by a spear on..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 465, 468, 471-- Forgery - Accused a Sanitation Supervisor convicted and sentenced for making fake trading licenses - Incident 8 years old when petitioner was of tender age of 22 years, at which age one is vulnerable of being misguided and led astray - Petitioner an orphan, sole bread earner of his family..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376(2)(f)-- Rape of minor girl - Evidence showing that prosecutrix was not forcibly taken by accused from one place to another where her sister and brother in law were residing - Prosecutrix accompanied accused quite willingly - Keeping in view the younger age of accused, who was first offender and has..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, 498A-- Reduction in sentence - Conviction of appellant u/s 304-B and 498-A IPC maintained - No case made out for interference in conviction of appellant - Sentence and conviction u/s 304-B IPC reduced to 7 years RI from 10 years RI - Both the substantive sentences of imprisonment shall run concurrently...........

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