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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Cheating - Mere failure to fulfill a promise cannot be a ground to draw proceedings for prosecution u/s 420 IPC - The essential ingredient of the offence of cheating is dishonest misrepresentation on the part of accused at the time of making promise...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Murder - FIR - Omission to mention name of accused - Effect - Witnesses stated about role of accused in crime during investigation - Held, merely because complainant did not suspect involvement of accused would not mean that he could not be named in charge-sheet - Thus, no, mentioning of name of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A- - Cruelty - Cognizance of offence - Parties getting divorce by mutual consent and do not want to proceed further in the case - Police filed negative final report - Magistrate has not given any cogent reason for not accepting the final report - Impugned order set aside and matter remanded back for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Testimony of eye-witnesses - Reliability - Eye-witness stated that he had seen accused carrying deceased child from a distance of 1/4 of a mile - Plea that eye-witness being old man of 75 years with failing eye-sight could not have recognized accused - Held, incident occurred in a hilly..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 34-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Common intention - Held, even if accused has not been charged with aid of S.34 IPC and instead charged with aid of S.149 IPC, he can be convicted with aid of S.34 IPC when evidence shows that there was common intention to commit crime and no prejudice or injustice has..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Circumstantial evidence - Accused alleged to have committed murder of deceased, 5 years old boy, and concealed dead body in a cave - Accused were harbouring enmity against family of deceased and had given threat immediately three days before incident - Dead body of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178(c)-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Jurisdiction - Offence was a continuing one having been committed in more local areas and one of local areas being at place `B' - Entrustment of Streedhan was also at place `B' - Held, S.178(c) Cr.P.C is attracted and proceedings at place `B' are within jurisdiction...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 326, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Five persons assaulted and one died - Four injured were alive but only first informant and his sister were examined, rest injured withheld by prosecution - No independent witness to support the prosecution version - Motive assigned was not sufficient - Prosecution failed to establish the..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 376(2)-- Kidnapping and rape - Conviction - Validity - Victim aged below 16 years - Accused, by false representation, instead of taking victim to park as suggested by him took her to distant place and there-from to other places - No evidence that victim had gone with consent of her lawful guardian -..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 376(2)-- Kidnapping and rape - Running of sentences - Held, trial Court is competent to direct sentences to run consecutively but for fact that sentence to imprisonment cannot be longer than 14 years - In present case, appellant has been awarded sentence for R.I. for 10 years for offence u/s.376(2) IPC and..........

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