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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - In order to convict a person u/s 306 IPC, there has to be clear mens rea to commit the offence - It also requires an active or direct act which led the deceased to commit suicide seeing no option and that act must have been intended to push the deceased into such a position..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 34-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased took loan from accused persons and issued cheques to them - Cheques were dishonoured and proceedings u/s 138 of N.I. Act were imitated against deceased - Deceased became pressurized and under pressure he committed suicide - There is no evidence to show that accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Expression `soon before death' - Use of word `soon' not to be in terms of days or months or years but as necessarily indicating that demand for dowry should not be stale or an aberration of past, but should be continuing cause for death u/s 304-B IPC or suicide u/s 306 IPC...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 107, 306-- Abetment - Meaning - Abetment is nothing but an instigation to do a thing - Aiding intentionally a person to take an ultimate decision to commit suicide by some act or illegal suicide by some act or illegal omission also would amount to abetment...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Suicide note - Deceased along with her two daughters committed suicide after leaving behind a suicide note - Mild variation in the style of handwriting and signatures put on the suicide note found to be quite normal as deceased who had been in a nervous state having taken an..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Suicide note - Deceased along with her two daughters committed suicide by taking poison - Suicide note written by deceased which named the accused persons proved on record - Deceased had already lost her husband and she has to maintain herself and her two daughters only with..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence took place about 14 years ago - Three persons committed suicide on account of instigation made by accused persons, thus undue leniency should not be given in the matter of sentence - But slight modification permitted thus sentence of 6 years..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Word `suicide' - Meaning - `Sui' means `self' and `cide' means `killing' - A person committing suicide must commit it by himself, irrespective of means employed by him in achieving his object of killing himself...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased a pregnant woman, committed suicide within four months of her marriage in her matrimonial home - Testimonies of PWs regarding persistent demand of dowry from deceased during a very short span of her matrimonial life and cruel behavior of accused with deceased..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Quashing of FIR - Suicide because of non fulfillment of demand of dowry made from sister of deceased - Suicide note recovered but not examined by handwriting expert - Even if suicide note is accepted as true no ingredients of offence u/s 306 IPC could be spelt out from the..........

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