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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape - Delay of five days in lodging FIR - Prosecutrix a minor girl - Prosecutrix and her mother explained that many Panchayats were convened - Honour of family was involved - Held, it is a proper explanation of delay...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of an unmarried girl - Plea of accused that he has been framed by the prosecutrix and her family - Nothing on record to suggest that prosecutrix or her family was having enmity with the accused or with the family of the accused - Held, in normal circumstances no parent would involve an..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Meaning of - Means pre-arranged plan - It should be anterior in point of time to the commission of crime and may develop on the spot - Allegation that father (A-1) along with his two sons (A-2 and A-3), armed with lathis and rifles, went to deceased house to teach him..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Jurisdiction - Telephone threats received by wife while she was living with her parents - Accused husband and mother-in-law did not visit wife at her parental house - Plea that telephone threats would amount to cruelty, totally misconceived..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Knife blow injury given by appellant - Single blow - Act not done with the intention or knowledge that it was likely to cause death - Appellant is guilty of committing crime under Part II of S.304 IPC - Sentence of life imprisonment reduced to already undergone which is more than 8 years..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, 100-- Self defence - Right of - Accused sustained several injuries including injuries on face, which were proved by medical evidence - Deceased after killing mother and uncle of the accused, put the house on fire - Held, reasonable apprehension carved out in the mind of accused that he would be killed -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Accused convicted by the trial court, but acquitted by the appellate court on the ground that shot fired by him did not hit the deceased - Acquittal order requires no interference as there is general tendency in India to implicate in a false case...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 331-- Custodial death - Circumstantial evidence - Prosecution allegation that accused police officers illegally detained deceased, tortured him to death and disposed of his corps by burning at unknown place with a view to destroy evidence - Facts within the exclusive knowledge of accused persons who..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Accused convicted and sentenced to 2 years RI under Section 307 IPC - Incident took place about 20 years ago - Accused by the time has become old - Sentence reduced to already undergone - Fine enhanced from Rs.10, 000/- to Rs.25, 000/-...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 149, 324, 304-- Part-I - Accused having formed themselves into an unlawful assembly, being armed with deadly weapons, caused hurt to `K' and assaulted `S' (deceased) who succumbed to his injuries - Evidence of `K' found credible - Mere fact that `K' did not mention the names of all the accused is no reason to..........

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