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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Comments/taunting being made by accused that deceased had no knowledge of doing household chores including agricultural work, are not of such a nature to have derived the deceased to commit suicide - Accused acquitted...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Dying declaration - Call made by deceased to her mother in the absence of cogent and reliable evidence, cannot be treated as dying declaration...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147, 148-- Murder - Common object - Unlawful assembly - PW1, eye witness to the incident has seen five persons fatally assaulting her husband/deceased - She categorically named five persons assaulting deceased in her testimony - Factum of presence of five persons on the spot is not doubtful - All the accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Offence u/ss 304 Part-II, 34 IPC - Dead body of deceased recovered from the lake - PW1, approver alleges that wife and children of deceased caused death of deceased by strangulation and he assisted them in disposing off the dead body by putting in Lake - However, medical evidence not supported the..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poisonous substance within 7 years of her marriage due to harassment allegedly made by accused - However, there is no evidence on record that accused used to demand dowry from deceased and tortured her mentally..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Double murder - Circumstantial evidence - Dead bodies of two females lying in the room which was bolted inside and recovered after breaking down the door - Said fact weakens the alleged theory of homicide - No injury of any kind except the mark of strangulation was found on the body of deceased..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471-- Cheating - Lawyer - False legal opinion to Bank - For such a wrong lawyer cannot be prosecuted as it does not amount to any criminal culpability - Lawyer at the most may be liable for gross negligence or professional misconduct, if it is established by evidence...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471-- Cheating - False legal opinion to Bank - Lawyer cannot be prosecuted merely on the basis of his professional advice in absence of plea of his conspiracy with the loanee or that he had direct link with them...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 408-- Criminal breach of trust - Allegation that accused being President of Co-operative society, withdrawn the society funds and misappropriated the same - However, prosecution failed to lead any cogent material regarding misappropriation of cash by petitioner, even though entrustment part has been..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Reduction of sentence - Accused is 99 years of age now - He already suffered sentence of one year nine month - Sentence of accused reduced to period already undergone by him, considering his age and role played by him...........

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