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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Testimonies of parents of deceased that physical beatings and torture to deceased at the hands of accused were given, negated by report of medical experts - Recovery of suicide note itself was doubtful - Though death occurred in unnatural circumstances, but there is no..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Essentials of S.304-B are : (i) the death of a woman must have been caused by burns or bodily injury or otherwise than under normal circumstances; (ii) such death must have occurred within seven years of her marriage; (iii) soon before her death, the woman must have been subjected to cruelty or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 53-- Death sentence - Can be imposed only when alternative option is unquestionably foreclosed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per motive given by prosecution, deceased use to have evil eye on sister of accused - However, no evidence has been led that deceased was acquainted with sister of accused - Disclosure statement was made at public place still no independent witness though..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366-- Quashing of proceedings - Kidnapping - Whether date of birth of prosecutrix mentioned in high school certificate is correct or not, will be decided on basis of evidence adduced during trial - At this stage it cannot be said that offence of kidnapping is not made out - However, since the..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of married woman - Occurrence immediately disclosed to neighbour and within 1 hour FIR was lodged although date changed in the meantime - Medical examination of prosecutrix was conducted and her statement was also recorded u/s 164 Cr.P.C - Testimony of prosecutrix gets corroboration from..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Compromise during pendency of appeal filed against order of High Court whereby conviction was modified from S.307 IPC to S.325 IPC - Legal representative can compound the offence with consent of Court when person who was otherwise competent to compound the offence is dead - Compromise entered into..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Compromise during pendency of appeal filed against order of High Court whereby conviction was modified from S.307 IPC to S.325 IPC - Legal representative can compound the offence with consent of Court when person who was otherwise competent to compound the offence is dead - Compromise entered into..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 18(b), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70-- Recovery of 2 kg 900 gms opium - Reduction of default sentence in lieu of fine - Sentence awarded in default of payment of fine is not akin to main sentence - It is a penalty which a person incurs on account of no, payment of fine - While maintaining order of payment of fine of Rs.1,20,000..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Murder - Enmity between two families - Prosecution alleges that six accused shot deceased - However, involvement of only two accused `O' and `R' proved on the basis of eye witnesses - Incident is witnessed by PW1 and PW2 - They did not intervene due to fear - Evidence of eye witnesses corroborated..........

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