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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - There was hot exchange of words between deceased and accused before the incident and thereafter accused dealt a blow with the back of spade on the back head of deceased - Eye witness supported the prosecution case - Medical evidence shows that head..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused was 45 years old and he was just 22 years old at the time of incident - Accused is enjoying liberty for a long period and now due to his detention his family may be ruined but this will not help the accused to allow the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Robbery - Trial court record does not contain the original memos/documents/exhibits - In absence of original record Court is not in a position to appreciate the statements of witnesses recorded during trial effectively - Conviction of accused cannot be sustained when original memos/exhibits are..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- Bigamy - Offence u/s 494 IPC would be attracted only if second marriage becomes void by reason that it had taken place during subsistence of first marriage and in the lifetime of one of spouse...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- Bigamy - Prosecution alleges that second marriage has been solemnized by applicant during subsistence of first marriage - No evidence on record that applicant ever performed a second marriage in accordance with customary rites so as to attract S.17 of Hindu Marriage Act, offence of which..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 50-- Bigamy - Opinion as to relationship - Mere admission as to relationship would not be an evidence to prove second marriage in a proceeding u/s 494 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 12, 15, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 19, 20, Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 13(as, Commissions of Inquiry Act, 1952, Section 10A- - Sitting Judge of Supreme Court appointed Chairman of Enquiry Commission - Scandalous remarks against commission published in a news paper - Contempt of Court not made out - Commission is not a Court - Held, (i) Commission appointed under Act of 1952 is not a Court for the purpose of Contempt of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 19, 20-- Court - Meaning - Court is an institution which has power to regulate legal rights by delivery of definite judgments, and to enforce its orders by legal sanctions and if its procedure is judicial in character in such matters as the taking of evidence and the administration of oath, then it is a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Quashing of conviction - Appellant convicted and sentenced to 6 months RI u/s.498-A IPC and S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Parties entered into compromise - Held, even though parties have arrived at a compromise, order of conviction cannot be quashed on that ground because offences involved are..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Non-compoundable offence - Quashing of proceedings - Permissibility - Held, no, compoundable offences cannot be compounded by Court - While considering request for compounding of offences Court has to strictly follow the mandate of S.320 Cr.P.C. - It is, therefore, not possible to permit..........

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