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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(5), 3(1)(x), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 447-- Utterance of caste derogatory words - Utterance that PW1 belongs to lower caste - PW1 did not state as to specific words uttered regarding caste - No allegation levelled that accused tried to dispossess - Contradiction in the statement of PW1 and PW2 - Specific stand was taken by accused that PW1..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison - No evidence on record that soon before her death deceased was subjected to harassment at the hands of accused - Relationship between deceased and accused was normal - Conduct of parents of deceased not natural as they stated that..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f)-- FIR - Delay of 14 hours in lodging FIR - Rape case - Delay occurred due to the fact that prosecutrix was threatened by accused with dire consequences if she reported the incident to anyone - However, immediately after incident prosecutrix allegedly deposed everything to her mother and also told..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f)-- Rape - No injury found on the private parts of prosecutrix - Hymen was found intact - Merely because scratch marks were found on chest of prosecutrix same may not have any connection with rape, because such injury was on her chest but not on her breast - Wearing apparels of prosecutrix alleged to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, 34-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide in her matrimonial home - Relations between accused and deceased were cordial for 1-1/2 years of marriage - Accused are agriculturalists and accused forced deceased to work in fields - Incidents relied upon by prosecution are trivial in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 147, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Offence u/ss 323, 147 - Benefit of probation - Incident occurred in 1994 - Injured received 24 injuries but injuries were not life threatening and accused was rightly acquitted by trial Court u/s 307 IPC - Accused remained in custody for some time - It will be unjust to send accused back to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 436-- Mischief - Committed in `Hut' by setting fire - S.436 IPC is attracted only when mischief caused resulted in destruction of building and `hut' cannot be said to be building particularly when it was not used for dwelling purpose or used as a place of worship or as a place for custody of property...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - PW1, wife of deceased stated that there was no enmity between accused and deceased - Even accused were close relative of deceased and he had friendly terms with deceased - Enmity alleged was with co-accused - More so, two co-accused including..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 436-- Mischief - Committed in `Hut' by setting fire - Prior enmity between parties - Preponderance of probability regarding occurrence pointed in the statement of accused u/s 311 Cr.P.C that they have been falsely implicated in the case - Enmity cuts both ways and if complainant has a reason of falsely..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395, 397, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Dacoity - Test Identification conducted in jail - Identification after two months of arrest but delay not explained - Accused were known to witnesses - Neither any injury caused by accused nor any looted property recovered from possession of accused - Solitary test Identification parade by itself..........

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