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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374-- Legality of conviction and sentence - Deceased died due to burn injuries within two years of marriage - Accused father in-law and mother in-law and two sisters in-law of deceased - Post mortem report revealed that deceased was burnt to 90% - Besides unlawful demand of dowry, accused persons were..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Quantum of sentence - Mitigating circumstances - Injuries on the person of accused not explained by prosecution - Recovery of weapons of offence also not proved by convicting and credible evidence - Ocular account at variance with medical evidence - Sentence awarded in the year 1999 and appeal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Five accused charged u/s 302 IPC and S.27 Arms Act without the aid of either S.149 or S.34 IPC - Two prosecution witnesses did not attribute any overt act at all against appellant but simply named him among the accused - Appellant cannot be held guilty of committing murder without imputing to him..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Intention coupled with some other act is sufficient to attract the provision of S.307 IPC - Nature of injury whether simple or grievous hardly matters to invoke the provision of S.307 IPC...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Deceased died due to burn injuries - Accused persons were saying that deceased was ugly and belongs to poor family - Held, such type of comments upon a girl by her in-laws as well as her Nanands amounts to cruelty...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Injured and other witnesses not supported the prosecution case - Accused acquitted of the charge u/s 307 of IPC - Held, accused also entitled to benefit of doubt in Arms Act - Accused acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 325, 341, 307-- Petitioners felt offended when objected for cutting trees and caused grievous injuries to his father and sister - In the opinion of doctor injuries were dangerous to life - Held, petitioner not entitled to bail...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death by burn injuries - Burn injuries received by deceased may be accidental, suicidal or homicidal - It is essential for prosecution to establish homicidal death by bringing positive evidence on record - Findings of guilt based on assumption or presumption - Held, such findings not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 427, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 34-- Sentences - Concurrent running of - Power of court - Held, court may direct that subsequent sentences shall run concurrently with previous sentence - But such a direction may be given by court after taking into consideration facts of the case while passing subsequent sentences...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Unsoundness of mind at the time of commission of offence - Accused who seeks exoneration from liability of an act u/s 84 IPC is to prove legal insanity and not medical insanity...........

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