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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 405-- Criminal breach of trust - Mere breach of a promise, agreement or contract does not ipso facto constitute offence u/s 405 IPC without there being clear case of entrustment...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 405, 406-- Criminal breach of trust - Nothing either in complaint or in any material on record to the fact that any property was entrusted to accused at all which he dishonestly converted for his own use so as to satisfy ingredients of S.405 IPC punishable u/s 406 IPC - Magistrate committed serious error in..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - It is not only essential to show that victim was subjected to cruelty or harassment by her husband or his relatives, but further that such cruelty or harassment was for or in connection with any demand for dowry and also that same occurred soon before her death -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - There is presumption of dowry death u/ss 498-A and 304-B if : (a) Death takes place within seven years of marriage; (b) Death is unnatural; (c) The death is coupled with cruelty or harassment by the husband or any member of the husband's family in connection with a demand for dowry;..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife by husband - Burden of proof - Deceased was first strangulated and then her dead body was set to fire, thus, theory of accident as propounded by accused is totally ruled out - Prosecution failed to lead even a shred of evidence so as to establish that accused was present in the..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 53A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6-- DNA test - Most reliable test to prove fact of sexual intercourse and it can be basis of conviction of accused...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 53A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6-- Rape - DNA test - Evidence of doctor shows that she has taken blood sample of accused when he was referred to her while discharging her duties - Unless contrary is proved when a Medical Officer discharges her duty, it has to be ruled that she has followed procedure and has taken precaution for..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of conviction - Custodial death - Offences committed u/ss 167, 201 of IPC - While considering similar applications like that of suspension of conviction, Court should also keep in mind the plight of the victim (legal heirs of deceased) and the impression the society would have, in the..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 341, 147, 148, 149-- Offence u/ss 304(Part II), 324, 341, 147, 148, 149 IPC - Fifteen named accused and some unnamed accused were mentioned in complaint itself - However, no motive alleged in the complaint - No independent witnesses examined apart from injured witnesses to prove prosecution case - Even injured..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 120B-- Murder - Kidnapping - Circumstantial evidence - Benefit of doubt - Last seen theory not acceptable as there is no close proximity between place and time of crime - Motive of crime not proved - Disclosure statement of appellant cannot be looked at for corroboration of this version - Weapon of..........

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