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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, 326-- Acid attack - Prior enmity - Act of causing grievous hurt by use of acid, by its very nature, is a gruesome and horrendous one which apart from causing severe bodily pain, leaves the scars and untold permanent miseries for victim - Fact that victim sustained extensive acid burns on left side of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 195, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 193, 466, 468, 471-- Quashing of FIR - Creation of forged documents - Allegation that accused committed forgery by filing false vakalatnama seeking anticipatory bail - Accused admitted their signatures in Vakalatnama - However, mistakenly wrong date and place was mentioned in it with no intention to make..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Dying declaration - Murder - Allegation against niece of deceased - Dying declaration of deceased was recorded by Naib Tehsildar - However, Naib Tehsildar did not satisfy himself about fitness of deceased to make a statement - No verification or certification of doctor regarding fitness of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Oral dying declaration - Murder - Allegation against niece of deceased - Oral dying declaration of deceased recorded before PW2, PW3, PW4 and others - Said declaration is clearly an afterthought, inasmuch as same was brought up before trial Court for first time - PWs not made any statement..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Testimony of interested witnesses - Long standing land dispute between parties - Going by corroborative statements of interested witnesses, it is discernible that though they are related to each other and to deceased, their evidence cannot be discarded by simply labelling them as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - No eye-witness - Land dispute - Depositions of prosecution witnesses which stood rigour of cross-examination clearly support prosecution version and establishes enmity between accused and deceased - Said fact supported by PW1's last seen evidence, her prompt..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 506-- Offence u/s 506 IPC - Mere allegation that accused had abused complainant does not satisfy the ingredients of S.506 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 239, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 504, 506-- Discharge - Offence u/ss 504, 506 IPC - Allegation that accused with two or three other unknown persons, one of whom was holding a revolver came to complainant's house and abused him in filthy language and attempted to assault him and when some neighbours arrived they fled away - Said allegation..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 - Suicide on 07.01.1990 - Letter written by deceased regarding cruelty received by father of deceased on 10.01.1990 but handed over to police on 13.01.1990 - Deceased had never written any other letter to her family after her marriage but had rather been in touch with her..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Allegation of cruelty raised for the first time at the time of filing FIR which was lodged after a delay of one and a half day - Prosecution did not examine neighbour of deceased and appellant to substantiate allegation of ill-treatment - Reliance on general oral..........

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