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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Presumption as to dowry death is attracted only upon proof of fact that deceased lady had been subjected to cruelty or harassment for or in connection with any demand for dowry by the accused and that too in the reasonable contiguity of death...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegations against i, laws of deceased - Deceased died in her matrimonial home by hanging from fan - Cause of death not clear as to whether death is homicidal or suicide - Origin of external injuries on the body of deceased also not proved - Prosecution also failed to..........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Desertion by wife - No evidence on record that wife was driven out by husband due to no, compliance of dowry demand - Criminal complaint filed by wife u/s 498-A IPC against husband ended in acquittal - Moreover, wife did not issue any legal notice to husband that she is willing to join..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of woman - Allegation that accused forcefully grabbed left breast of prosecutrix when she was deboarding metro train, along with her friend PW2 - Version of prosecutrix duly corroborated by PW2 and FIR was promptly registered - No infirmity in convicting the accused - However,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Compromise - In the instant case, trial Court convicted accused u/ss.498-A, 406 IPC - However, accused acquitted for offence u/s 498-A IPC and held guilty u/s 406 IPC by appellate Court - During pendency of this petition, matter compromised between parties and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 211, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 302, 306, 406-- Charge - Charge framed u/ss 498-A, 304-B and in alternate u/s 302, 306, 406 IPC - Mother and brother of deceased though in their statement u/s 174 Cr.P.C. immediately after death stated that they have no grievance against i, laws but complaint on the basis of which FIR was registered, containing..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 419, 467, 468, 471-- Offence u/ss 420, 419, 467, 468, 471 IPC - Quashing of FIR - Civil dispute - Entire dispute between parties is with regard to their respective shares in the property in question and genuineness of disputed document - Dispute if any is thus purely of civil nature - No offence u/ss 420, 419, 467,..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 245, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Discharge - Abetment of suicide - Prima facie involvement of accused in abetting commission of suicide of deceased is on record, as he was trying to blackmail deceased which ultimately led her to commit suicide - Suicide note was seized in which categorical aspersion against accused of his act..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Four out of eight accused convicted - Only one accused inflicted injury on deceased and three others did not attack the deceased in any manner whatsoever - Three other accused cannot be convicted for offence u/s 302 IPC simpliciter when no injury is attributed on them..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 341, 147, 148, 149-- Attempt to murder - Common object - 48 persons intercepted victim, when he was proceedings on a motor cycle - Victim received 9 injuries on his body - All the injuries inflicted on the hands and legs of victim and none were found on the vial part of body - No medical evidence that injuries were..........

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