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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died due to drowning after two years of her marriage - Evidence on record shows that there was demand of gold ring and gold chain and when same was not fulfilled, accused started torturing deceased and she was not even sent to her parental house - PW5 & PW13,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 324, 326-- Offence u/ss 324, 326 IPC - Compromise - Non-compoundable offence - Offence though cannot be compounded but compromise can be taken into account for reducing the sentence - Taking into account the compromise between parties particularly when they are close relatives, sentence reduced to period..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Dying declaration - Reliability - Deceased named all the accused persons in his dying declaration and stated every aspect in detail - Material on record shows that deceased was absolutely in a conscious state and there is an endorsement in that regard by treating doctor - As High Court acquitted..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Identity of accused - Accused contended that there was no electricity at the place of occurrence and it was not possible on part of witnesses to identify them by lighting the earthen mud lamp - Contention rejected as witnesses categorically deposed that they were able to see accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Non-framing of charge u/s 149 IPC - Accused contented that in the absence of specific charge they cannot be convicted u/s 149 IPC - However, evidence on record shows that there was an unlawful assembly - Each accused person was very well aware that they are tried for being a part of assembly which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused inflicted five stab injuries at different parts of body of deceased - Death occurred after three days of incident - Accused contented that they had no intention to commit murder of deceased - Contention rejected as evidence on record shows that deceased was assaulted as..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Jurisdiction - Money deposited in a bank at place `B' in pursuance of demand made at place `J' and received there - Cause of action cannot be held to have arisen at place `B'...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 454-- Sexual assault - Version of prosecutrix - Corroboration to the testimony of victim of sexual assault is not a sine quo non for warranting conviction - As testimony of victim of sexual assault carries great evidentiary value and carries considerable weight, which can even be acted upon without any..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 323, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178, 181-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 323 IPC - Jurisdiction - All incidents in respect of cruelty, voluntarily causing hurt and breach of trust occurred at matrimonial home at place `J' - Demands of money, gifts and car in dowry were made at place `J'- Nothing in complaint to show that any ill treatment was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Plea of private defence - Culpable homicide is not murder if offender, in exercise in good faith of right of private defence of person or property, exceeds the power given to him by law and causes the death of the person against whom he is exercising..........

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