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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A- - Fatal accident - Victim was run over by van driven by accused - Entire intestine of victim got crushed - Accused ran away from the spot after incident - PW3 viewed accident and deposed that vehicle was coming very rashly and negligently - PW3 was not the stranger to locality in question - His..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500-- Defamation - Quashing of proceedings - Accused allegedly made defamatory interviews which were telecast on various TV channels - None of editors and publishers have been arrayed as accused - Other than complainant no other person cited as witness in complaint nor anything showing that imputation..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 465, 467, 468, 471, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(e)-- Cheating - Assets disproportionate to known source of income - Prosecution case is silent about property which accused had possessed before check period and property which accused had purchased during check period - I.O had nowhere stated as to what was income and expenditure of accused during..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 465, 467, 468, 471-- Cheating - Forged documents - Fake passport - Allegation that accused had sent his children abroad after having prepared fake passports - However, prosecution failed to prove on record that accused dishonestly induced complainant and his family members and cheated them by preparing forged..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Categorical statement of father of deceased on record that there were no demands for dowry - Mother and brother of deceased also not stated that there was any demand for dowry - Rather, statement is that accused used to maintain deceased and deposit money in her account..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - `Go and die' - Mere utterance of word by accused towards deceased in a quarrel or on spur of moment that he should go and die cannot be considered as an instigation by accused for deceased to commit suicide, as no mens rea on part of accused in uttering those words can be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Compensation - Acid attack - 16% burn injury - Victim suffered an uncivilized and heartless crime committed by accused and there is no room for leniency which can be conceived - Accused rightly convicted u/s 326 IPC and sentence of 5 years at least needs no interference - However, it is..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment of suicide - Instigation - To satisfy requirement of instigation, though it is not necessary that actual words must be used to that effect but what constitutes instigation must necessarily and specifically be suggestive of consequence...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Illicit relationship of wife of deceased with accused - Alleged illicit relationship is not a new matter and same was to knowledge of deceased - Further, in said long duration deceased appears to have not taken any steps against accused or to ensure that illicit relationship..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Offence u/s 300 Exception IV IPC - Even if fight is u, premeditated and sudden, if weapon or manner of retaliation is disproportionate to offence and accused had taken undue advantage of deceased, he cannot be protected u/s 300 Exception IV IPC...........

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