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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - During course of exchange of galata or quarrel between deceased and accused, accused took out a chopper and assaulted deceased - Considering the length, width and depth of the injury, accused might have knowledge that deceased may die due to such injuries, but he might not have..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Offence u/s 304(Part I) IPC - Reduction of sentence - Accused has been in judicial custody for more than 9 years - Offence u/s 304(Part I) IPC is punishable with life or imprisonment for 10 years - Sentence already undergone by accused thus, sufficient punishment for conviction u/s 304(Part I)..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Illegal gratification - Cheating - Allegation that inspectors demanded bribe from complainant and directed to pay the money to petitioner/driver of their vehicle - However, factum of demand of money by inspectors was found to be untrue and petitioner was not a driver of vehicle - Further,..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 309-- Extra-judicial confession - Murder of wife by husband - Accused and deceased living together - Immediately after the incident, accused rushed to PW2 and informed about the incident to her, thinking that she is the only relative residing near the house of accused - Extra judicial confession..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 309-- Murder of wife by husband - Medical evidence - Death occurred due to throttling as opined by Doctor - Whenever, throttling is established breakage of hyoid Bone always depends upon pressure factor on neck - Mere absence of fracture of Hyoid Bone, cannot be a ground to conclude that death was not a..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 148, 149, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27, 54, 59-- Summoning of additional accused - Land dispute - Complainant and his injured brother stated in FIR and in Court that both petitioners were present on the spot - Even, fire arm injury attributed to petitioner corroborated by medical evidence - Neither petitioners produce on record report u/s 173..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Hostile witness - Appreciation of evidence - As per prosecution, accused fired gunshot in presence of eye-witnesses - Eye-witnesses turned hostile and stated that accused persons present in Court did not fire at deceased - Accused were arrested from thickly populated areas but no..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Dowry death - Death by burning - Plea of accidental fire - Accused and deceased were alone in the shop at the time of incidence - According to site plan no fire crackers were found in the shop - Prosecution proved that accused gave danda blow on the head of deceased and thereafter put her on fire..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Kidnapping - Minor left voluntarily her house and solemnized marriage with petitioner - Thereafter, High Court gave protection to run away couple with direction that protection would not hamper any proceedings under Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, 2006 - Marriage has not been..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34-- Murder - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Incident happened in the house of deceased - Heavy burden is on shoulders of accused to explain under what circumstances deceased died - However, accused failed to offer any explanation in his statement recorded u/s 313 Cr.P.C - Accused and absconded..........

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