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MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s 120-B IPC - Illegal gratification for purpose of exchange of land - There is no evidence on record to show that petitioner has meeting with the Collector who passed the order or that present petitioner approached Collector to secure order in his favour - In..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Robbery - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of ornaments of deceased - Can lead to presumption that accused committed robbery, but charge of murder cannot be brought home unless there is some evidence to show that robbery and murder occurred at the same time i.e in the course of same..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 302-- Robbery - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Accused were seen by PWs in the vicinity of neighborhood in the morning of day of incident - Last seen theory built up on the evidence of PW5 and PW7 leaves a significant margin of time during which crime could have been committed..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376, 342-- Summoning of additional accused - Revision filed against order summoning additional accused - In the mean time accused acquitted as prosecution case not proved - This order became final as no appeal filed thereagainst - Impugned order of summoning of additional accused quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Prior enmity between parties - A-1 assigned the role of exhortation and firing from country made pistol - However, neither country made pistol nor used cartridges recovered by investigating agency - It creates serious doubt regarding alleged role assigned to A-1, as no other corroborative..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 143, 147, 148, 149, 324, 436, 427, 452-- Double murder - Unlawful assembly - Appeal against conviction - Testimonies of material witnesses as regarding assault on deceased difficult to believe, in absence of reliable evidence - Though presence of accused along with other acquitted accused is established on record, but in the absence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of daughter by father by administering poison - However, doctor opined that death occurred on account of head injury - It was not even remotely the case of prosecution that accused is in any way responsible for head injury suffered by deceased - Moreover, PW12, wife of accused, who..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Accused committed murder of his wife and daughter, as there was serious dispute between spouses as to extra marital affair of accused - He was last seen in the company of both the deceased and dead bodies were recovered on the very next day - Accused..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Without a positive act on the part of accused either to instigate or aid in committing suicide, conviction cannot be sustained...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - There must be: (i) `guilty mind' to commit an offence; (ii) it requires an active or direct act, which lead the deceased to commit suicide; (ii) No option and that this act should have driven the deceased into such a decision that she committed suicide...........

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