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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 328-- Rape - Promise to marry - Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - Prosecutrix is star witness of case and she has not supported prosecution version - She is adult lady aged 27 years and was having friendly relations with accused - Prosecutrix stated that FIR was got registered against accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 420, 406, 417, 465, 467, 468, 471, 120B-- Direction for registration of FIR - FIR u/ss 379, 420, 406, 417, 465, 467, 468, 471, 120-B IPC - DDR for loss of document including signed cheques were registered in 2007 by husband of complainant - Whereas cheque in question was issued in 2009, i.e. more than 2 years after said DDR, coupled with..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 367-- Cognizance of offence - As per FIR and statement of complainant, grievous hurt was caused at the time of kidnapping - Moreover, once prosecution has accepted that accused has committed offence of causing grievous hurt and kidnapping than ingredients of S.367 IPC are fulfilled - Order of Magistrate..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 423, 464, 471, 447, 427, 120B-- Quashing of FIR - Agreement to sell - Not honoured - FIR used only as a mode to execute the agreement in question - On the face of it, FIR does not constitute the offence u/ss 120-B, 418, 420, 423, 464, 471, 447 & 427 IPC - FIR with all consequential proceedings, quashed...........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Territorial jurisdiction - Dowry demand - Wife was forced to leave her matrimonial home at `M' - Wife returned back to her parental home in `S' and filed complaint there - Since, consequence of offence which was committed at `M' occurred at `S', therefore, Court at `S' will have jurisdiction to..........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 28(3), 407, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 313, 326-- Power of Session Court to pass sentence - As per S.28(3) Cr.P.C. Assistant Session Judge is not empowered to pass sentence of imprisonment for life or for imprisonment for term exceeding 10 years - However, in the instant case, petitioner is charge-sheeted for offence u/ss 313, 326 IPC which are..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Two tempos collided with each other - Tempo in which deceased was travelling was carrying 8 to 10 passengers having passenger capacity of 1 plus 3 - Deceased was protruding out of tempo and as such it was a rash and negligent act of driver of tempo in..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Motive - Material variation in version of prosecution regarding motive for accused to attack deceased - Hence, credibility of prosecution case at very inception itself received severe jolt - Prosecution failed to prove motive - Accused acquitted...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Complete inconsistency regarding presence of PWs at scene of offence, manner in which attack took place and person who accompanied deceased to hospital - These inherent contradictions in evidence of PWs throw serious doubt on veracity of their testimony -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(d)(i)(ii)(iii)-- Offence u/ss 13(2), 13(1)(d)(i)(ii)(iii) IPC - Allegation that wrongful loss caused to State Government by accused by making forged entry in stock register and other relevant record - However, trial Court acquitted accused for offences u/ss 420, 467, 468, 471 IPC - Fact of misappropriation of..........

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