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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 506-- Criminal Intimidation - In order to attract the offence u/s 506 IPC, threat must be with intent: (i) to cause alarm to that person; or (ii) to cause that person to do any act which he is not legally bound to do as the means of avoiding the execution of such threat or; (iii) to cause that person to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 451, 341, 147, 323, 506, 149-- Offence u/ss 451, 341, 147, 323, 506, 149 IPC - Occurrence took place during fair and many people had gathered there - However, prosecution only examined interested witnesses and no independent witness was associated - PWs turned hostile - Statements of police officials and doctor are also of no..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(5), 3(1)(x), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 447-- Utterance of caste derogatory words - Utterance that PW1 belongs to lower caste - PW1 did not state as to specific words uttered regarding caste - No allegation levelled that accused tried to dispossess - Contradiction in the statement of PW1 and PW2 - Specific stand was taken by accused that PW1..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304-- Discharge - Offence u/ss.279, 304(Part I)PC - In the instant case, there is no liability and responsibility of applicant/accused to place any sign board and when there is no involvement of accused in incident of vehicular accident between two motor vehicles, there is no reason to continue..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison - No evidence on record that soon before her death deceased was subjected to harassment at the hands of accused - Relationship between deceased and accused was normal - Conduct of parents of deceased not natural as they stated that..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f)-- FIR - Delay of 14 hours in lodging FIR - Rape case - Delay occurred due to the fact that prosecutrix was threatened by accused with dire consequences if she reported the incident to anyone - However, immediately after incident prosecutrix allegedly deposed everything to her mother and also told..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f)-- Rape - No injury found on the private parts of prosecutrix - Hymen was found intact - Merely because scratch marks were found on chest of prosecutrix same may not have any connection with rape, because such injury was on her chest but not on her breast - Wearing apparels of prosecutrix alleged to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, 34-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide in her matrimonial home - Relations between accused and deceased were cordial for 1-1/2 years of marriage - Accused are agriculturalists and accused forced deceased to work in fields - Incidents relied upon by prosecution are trivial in..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 436-- Mischief - Committed in `Hut' by setting fire - S.436 IPC is attracted only when mischief caused resulted in destruction of building and `hut' cannot be said to be building particularly when it was not used for dwelling purpose or used as a place of worship or as a place for custody of property...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - PW1, wife of deceased stated that there was no enmity between accused and deceased - Even accused were close relative of deceased and he had friendly terms with deceased - Enmity alleged was with co-accused - More so, two co-accused including..........

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