Showing : 7131-7140 of 13996 Results

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Parents of deceased suspected that accused/husband committed murder - Accused apprehended danger to his life at the hands of law and absconded and remained in hiding for 2 year - Evading arrest certainly amounts as an illegal act but it does not lead to the only..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395, 397, 412, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Dacoity - Accused allegedly stopped trucks and other vehicles by blocking road and then forcibly demanded money at pistol point - None of prosecution witnesses could identify accused except one, as they had muffled faces - Even evidence of lone witness not worthy of credence and recovery of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Minor girl aged 15 years - Rape by her teacher - FIR lodged after 3 days - Father of prosecutrix firstly made complaint to the Head Master and when no action taken, got the FIR lodged - Held, delay of 3 days is insignificant - In allegations of rape on young child, parents or even the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Appellant described in FIR as Two Sikh youths aged 25 to 30 years - Accused arrested after five months - Test Identification Parade not held - Accused identified in Court for the first time - Identification in Court on the basis of physical description in FIR cannot be accepted - Physical..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused allegedly committed murder of deceased by slitting her threat with `dao' - Son of deceased an eye witness to crime and gave graphic description of events which led to killing of his mother - He withstood test of grueling cross-examination and thus, no reason to disbelieve his..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 300, 201-- Kidnapping, murder and causing evidence to disappear - Body of deceased recovered from river - Medical evidence suggested that death was caused within three to four days of post-mortem examination - In face of post mortem report, accused persons apprehended earlier to date death of deceased..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Cheating - Framing of charge - Petitioner fraudulently and dishonestly took Rs.12, 90, 000/- from complainant on a false assurance of arranging a shop for her - Allegations supported by two witnesses to the transaction - It cannot be said that there was no payment of money - Petitioner, after..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Accused can be convicted on the basis of confessional statement of accused persons corroborated by other evidence and circumstances...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder on pitch dark winter night - Prosecution case that witnesses identified the accused persons with the help of lantern and torch lights - Lantern and torch light though seized not produced in Court during trial - Seizure memo did not contain the crime number and other particulars - Held, it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix 26 years of age and mother of seven children - Committing of rape when children and other family members were present in the house - Unbelievable - Prosecutrix a consenting party - It was perhaps when prosecutrix and accused were caught red handed that story of rape was cooked..........

Showing : 7131-7140 of 13996 Results