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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Assault by hitting on back and buttocks - However, cause of death was due to lacerated wound on the scalp and skull due to which brain and meninges were completely damaged - Prosecution failed to explain as to how scalp/skull of deceased was fractured - Accused acquitted on ground of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Doubt with regard to veracity of statements of eye witnesses - Accused acquitted on ground of benefit of doubt...........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia), 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Cruelty & desertion - Wife assaulted and necked out by husband for not conveying her property in his name - she lodged a complaint u/s 498-A IPC - While attending said case, wife was way laid and beaten by husband - However, husband filed petition for restitution of conjugal rights and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of minor girl aged 9 years - Prosecutrix disclosed smudgy/smoggy details describing the whole incident regarding manner in which she was raped by accused - Prosecutrix despite of her tender age stuck to prosecution version as spelt out by her in her statement u/s 164 Cr.P.C. as well as in her..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Sole testimony of prosecutrix - Conviction can be based on the basis of sole testimony of prosecutrix without any corroboration provided her evidence is not improbable and unacceptable from its face value...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Murder - Cruelty - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased was subjected to cruelty on the day of occurrence and she died due to multiple injuries - Dead body of deceased recovered from well - Family members of deceased deposed that relations between deceased and her husband/accused were estranged due..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 299, 300, 304-- Culpable homicide - Motive is not required to be proved to establish commission of murder - Motive is something which prompts a man to form an intention - Intention can be formed even at the place of incident at the time of commission of crime - It is only either intention or knowledge on the part..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of a boy aged 8 years - Nothing on record to prove that accident was a result of rash and negligent act on the part of accused - All PWs stated that vehicle was being driven slowly - Moreover, as to how accident happened, has not been proved by prosecution, much..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, 201-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Wife committed suicide because her husband developed extra marital affair - Accused not guilty of offence u/ss 498-A & 306 IPC as it cannot be held that mental cruelty was of such a degree that it would drive wife to commit suicide - Moreover, there is no allegation..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201, 498A, 306-- Accused found not guilty of offence u/ss 306 and 498-A IPC - Conviction u/s 201 IPC not sustainable...........

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