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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Part II - Nature of offence - Accused voluntarily taking the deceased to hospital and donated his own blood to save his life and also informed father of deceased about his health conditions - Held, these are the mitigating circumstances in favour of accused to show that in spite of fact that..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 348, 304iII, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Illegal detention - Death by torture - Deceased died of multiple injuries which were caused in course of interrogation of a case, when deceased was in illegal custody of police - Evidence of witnesses and circumstances established beyond vestige of doubt that deceased was subjected to..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 300-- Bride burning - Two dying declarations - Material contradictions - Held, where there were material contradictions in two dying declarations made in a bride burning case, declarations can be said to be not reliable...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Abduction, kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix remained with accused for 13 days and travelled various places on public transportation and had many opportunities to escape and raise alarm - Held, silence of prosecutrix amounts to her being a consenting party - Story of intoxication and..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Age - As per radiological test age of the prosecutrix around 15-1/2 to 16 years - Variation of two years either side - Held, age deserves to be counted towards higher side...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, 27-- Murder - Accused allegedly committed murder of deceased by strangulation - Confessional statement of accused which led to recovery of dead body recorded by Assistant Sub Inspector and thus inadmissible in face of bar of S.25 of the Evidence Act - No where in his statement, accused offered to lead..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide at her matrimonial house - Allegation that accused husband and in-laws subjected deceased to mental torture - There was element of dowry involved in marriage - Demand of dowry in form of cash or kind was very much present either at the time of marriage or after..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Conviction u/s 498-A IPC - Does not conclusively suggest that there was instigation on the part of accused or that torture would automatically attract mischief of S.306 IPC - Court must come to a conclusion that torture was such that it drove the victim to a blind lane from..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Cruelty and abetment to commit suicide - Wife filed complaint u/ss 306 and 498-A IPC against husband on the allegation of harassment on account of dowry demand - Matter compromised through village Panchayat - After about 8 years husband demanded Rs.10, 000/- for construction of house and Rs.25,..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Dowry death - A demand made by the accused from his father-in-law for constructing a house and also for purchasing a three wheeler cannot be construed as a demand of dowry in relation to the marriage that was performed about eight years prior to the occurrence...........

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