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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 100-- Right of private defence - It need not be specifically raised - Plea of private defence has to be gathered from surrounding and extenuating circumstances...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Confession before registration of an offence - Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Accused visited police station and narrated incident to police that she assaulted her husband - Statement of accused led to discovery of a fact that her husband had died in the house due to injury - Onus of prosecution..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Plea of self defence - Accused was last seen in the company of deceased - She visited police station and narrated incident to police that she assaulted her husband - However, material on record shows that deceased while returning home brought a bottle of liquor and..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Burden of proof - Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Although burden was upon accused to discharge onus of fact within her special knowledge of Ss.105, 106 of the Act - However, accused can still raise plea of exception...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Breach of contract - Every breach of contract does not give rise to an offence of cheating...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Objectionable communication through phone between accused/wife and his friend - When one partner does such activity clandestinely, then it pre-supposes guilty mind - However, such an act or guilty mind cannot be substituted for mens rea as required u/s 107 IPC - Guilty mind..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Testimonies of Independent witnesses/co-villagers of accused - PW2 and PW3 does not speak anything about motive of accused behind commission of crime - They only stated that there was some dispute regarding lands between deceased and..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Intention of accused - Voice of accused heard by PW4 that `mother give a badi we will finish the job', itself does not show that accused had intended to commit murder of deceased - Moreover, it is not the case of prosecution that deceased was done to death by means of..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Abscondance of accused - Absconding is a weak link in a chain of circumstances - It can only be pressed into service when other cinching materials are available on record - Only absconding from spot of occurrence will not make anybody guilty of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Dying declaration - Medical opinion accepted that deceased must have survived only for a short duration after he received injuries - Extremely doubtful whether deceased had survived long enough for PWs 1 and 15 to arrive at the scene of occurrence and then make separate statements to these..........

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