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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 354, 34-- Tribal woman stripped, assaulted and paraded naked by the accused - Trial court awarded softer punishment - Held, ghastly act deserves harsher punishment - There is need to give proper and due respect and place to tribal people...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Accused got enraged on seeing the deceased with his wife in compromising position and thereby in the fit of anger caused death of deceased - No evidence to prove the presence of accused at the spot of occurrence at the time of alleged incident - Accused..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 364-- Kidnapping - Accused allegedly kidnapped informant's minor son - Material witnesses testified that accused had forcibly taken away minor boy while he was alone in house with his younger sister where he was lawfully under care and custody of his parents - However, prosecution failed to prove..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306-- Suicide not on account of demand for dowry but due to harassment caused by husband - Offence u/s 304-B IPC is not made out - Accused can be convicted u/s 306 IPC - Cruelty or harassment sans any dowry demands which drives wife to commit suicide attracts the offence of `abetment of suicide' u/s 306..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 221(1), 221(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306-- Charge u/s 304-B IPC framed - Offence proved to be one u/s 306 IPC and no offence proved to be committed u/s 304-B IPC - Accused can be convicted u/s 306 IPC - Mere omission or defect in framing charge does not disable Court from convicting accused for the offence which is found to be proved on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Allegations of killing of wife by giving her cyanide in cold drink - Accused suffered confessional statement during investigation - Such confessional statement was completely repudiated by the accused before the trial court - It was not well supported by the witness - Held, such confessional..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Allegations of murder by giving cyanide in cold drink - Circumstances appearing in prosecution evidence rendered the prosecution case doubtful - Held, facts and circumstances of the case may give rise to a strong suspicion - But, suspicion, howsoever strong cannot take place of proof...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Part II - Accused stabbed deceased twice in the thigh and only once in the chest and fled away from the scene of occurrence - Attack neither premeditated nor pre planned - Accused did not cause all the injuries on the vital part of the body - Held, if accused intended to kill the deceased, it is..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Rape - Victim of rape incompetent to testify - Medical examination report prepared by the doctor, who examined the victim, can be relied on for convicting the accused...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abatement of suicide - Proof of - As per testimony of PW1 and PW3 appellant was a drunkard and to satisfy his urge for alcohol he had even mortgaged dowry articles - He had been harassing, beating, humiliating and demanding money from his wife - Demand for money had been earlier fulfilled 4-5..........

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