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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Essential ingredients required to be proved as foundational facts by prosecution for offence u/s 304-B are : (i) death of woman must have been caused by burns or bodily injury or otherwise than under normal circumstances; (ii) such death must have occurred within 7 years of her..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19, 7, 13, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 120B-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/ss 7, 13 of P.C.Act and Ss.420, 120-B IPC - Competent authority while passing sanctioning order specifically mentioned offences in question - Merely wrong mentioning of S.197 Cr.P.C. instead of S.19 of P.C.Act, does not cause any prejudice or failure of justice..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused in heat of passion hit head of deceased/wife against wall and almirah and caused injuries to her by use of fist and kicks - Accused was not armed with weapons and did not had intention of committing murder of his wife - Evidence on record proves that heated exchange of..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 341, 506-- Sexual assault of 7 years old girl by 60 years old accused - Testimony of victim regarding alleged incident of rape is consistent and corroborated by medical evidence - Victim though examined after 7 days of incident but vulva of victim still exhibited redness indicating soreness - Mere absence of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 368-- Abduction - Prosecutrix aged 18 years - Accused and prosecutrix were known to each other - Co-accused took the prosecutrix to the house of accused and kept her there for about 2 days - Accused never tried to get free the prosecutrix from the clutches of co-accused - Offence of rape was committed..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363-- Kidnapping - Prosecutrix herself conceded her age to be 20 years which is corroborated by medical evidence - She was thus, major and she can go on her sweet will anywhere she likes - Accused rightly acquitted u/s 363 IPC...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix was major on the date of incident - Informant had knowledge of the fact that prosecutrix was married with accused on her own sweet will - Even otherwise, prosecutrix herself admitted that she visited different places along with accused without any protest and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Oral dying declaration - Murder - Prosecution relied upon three witnesses regarding oral dying declaration of deceased - Two witnesses not supported prosecution story and thus, declared hostile - No evidence on record that deceased was conscious - It is very much doubtful that deceased who became..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Conviction - Compromise - Parties arrived at a settlement by which both parties agreed to get divorce by mutual consent - Joint petition for divorce by mutual consent filed in which they have made their respective statements - Criminal proceedings quashed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - PW2 not seen the occurrence and he only mentioned that deceased was in drunken condition went away from Dhaba - Other two last seen witnesses were declared hostile and not supported the prosecution story - Story stated by last seen witnesses do..........

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