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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Dishonour of cheque - Cheque dishonoured with remark `Drawer's signature different' and `Funds insufficient' - In such a case it hardly matters whether drawer's signatures were different - It may be that petitioner acted dishonestly by camouflaging his signatures to cover real reason - Offence of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Accused taking prosecutrix to hotel on false pretext and shutting door of room without any chance to resist - Committed rape - Element of free consent totally lacking as prosecutrix was found weeping by PW17 and had injury on right thigh and bleeding from private parts - Prosecutrix above 16 years..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 340, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 193-- Concealing factum of filing of exactly similar petition - Intentionally made false statement in affidavit that no such or similar petition had earlier been filed - However, similar petition had earlier been filed and dismissed - It is an offence punishable u/s 193 IPC - Registrar..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Police lapses in investigation - Director General Police directed to get the matter investigated/inquired and promptly take appropriate action in accordance with law - Action taken report be submitted to High Court within six months - Accused acquitted - Strained relations between husband and wife..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 34-- Common intention - One accused holding hands of deceased and at the same time exhorting the second one to bring the gun and to fire upon the deceased so as to kill him - Proves common intention...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Rarest of rare case - Death penalty - In determining the culpability of an accused and the final decision as to the nature of sentence, a balance sheet of the aggravating and mitigating circumstances vis-a-vis the accused had to be drawn up and in doing so the mitigating circumstances had..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Rarest of rare case - Death penalty - A distinction has to be drawn between ordinary murders and murders which are gruesome, ghastly or horrendous - While life sentence should be given in the former, the latter belongs to the category of rarest of rare cases, and hence death sentence..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 34-- Conviction based on sole testimony of victim - Sustainability - Incident happened within room of accused Subedar Major "R" - No other witness was present except another co-accused "M", who himself gave a blow of iron rod upon head of victim "S" - Victim in unconscious state was thrown outside the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 190, 403, 420-- Dishonour of cheque - Second complaint - Quashing of - Prior to filing of complaint u/ss 190/403/420 IPC, respondent/complainant had already instituted a complaint u/s 138 NI Act on the same set of allegations - Respondent has failed to give any explanation either in his complaint u/ss 190/403/420..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- -Territorial jurisdiction - Quashing of charge-sheet - Wife forced to leave matrimonial home and to live with parents at Dehradun - Demand of dowry continued on phone calls by the husband and father-i, law - Held, Court at Dehradun has jurisdiction to try the case - Petition dismissed...........

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