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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - Accused contended that deceased died due to bursting of stove which was accidental - Contention rejected as during investigation burst stove was not found at the place of occurrence - Deceased suffered 70% burn injuries which held to be sufficient to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Exception 4 & 304(Part II) - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Death of deceased was homicidal on account of injuries sustained by him - No premeditation on part of accused as scuffle took place due to sudden provocation on part of accused - Intention to commit crime is absent - This is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Distinction between S.304(Part I) & S.304(Part II) IPC - If there is intent and knowledge then same would be case of S.304(Part I) IPC - But if it is only a case of knowledge and not intention to cause murder and bodily injury then the same would fall..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34-- Murder - Cruelty - Dying declaration - Prosecution proves that it was husband at whose instance and instigation deceased was subjected to death by pouring kerosene oil and lit her on fire - Deceased declared that her husband used to beat her after drinking liquor - Concurrent findings of courts..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34-- Murder - Cruelty - Dying declaration - Except dying declaration there is nothing on record to strongly suggest that accused and his wife were involved in commission of crime - During investigation accused and his wife were found innocent as they were living separately - Neither in dying..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/s 498-A IPC and offence under Dowry Prohibition Act - Offence not compoundable - However, where parties are settling their matrimonial dispute, compounding of offence can be allowed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d), 13(2), 20, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 218, 466, 474-- Doctor with the help of her staff manipulated the hospital record and made false entries in order to help `A' - No evidence that doctor took some pecuniary advantage which is necessary for charge u/s 13(1)(d) of P.C. Act - Presumption u/s 20 of P.C. Act thus wrongly invoked - As far as other staff..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 148-- Murder - A1, A3 & A7 inflicted grievous injuries on the head of deceased with their respective weapons - PW6 father of deceased witnessed the occurrence - Testimony of PW6 is reliable and trust worthy and his testimony is corroborated by PW7, recovery of weapons and medical evidence - Evidence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 148-- Murder - Plea of alibi - A6 stated that on the date of occurrence he was in the office of his Senior Advocate and not at the place of occurrence as he was a practicing lawyer - High Court acquitted A6 on the plea of alibi on the basis of evidence of record - Plea of aibi taken by A6 cannot be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 366, 368, 376-- Rape and murder - Accused persons convicted on the basis of sole testimony of child witness as he was reliable and not tutored and corroborated by other testimony particularly of evidence of prosecutrix - Accused person had the motive to kidnap prosecutrix and they trespassed into her house armed..........

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