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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Prior enmity - Accused tried to outrage the modesty of daughter of brother of deceased prior to incident in question and at that time deceased assaulted accused and advised him suitably - On the very night, accused went to place where deceased was sleeping and assaulted him - Said fact is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379A-- Theft - Mobile snatching - PW1 identified accused first time in Court - No Test Identification was held - Identification of accused thus, doubtful having regard to passage of time - When mobile phone of PW1 was snatched he would have seen accused only for few seconds - It is doubtful whether PW1..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Allegation of torture not specific and demand of dowry was not commensurate to common man life - Moreover, settlement arrived at between parties - Both husband and wife living together - Accused acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Identity of accused - Deceased specifically deposed to the clothes which were worn by assailant at the time of incident in his dying declaration - PW13, who witnessed the incident corroborated the nature of apparel worn by accused - Clothes which were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 365, 323, 394, 120B, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(d), 3(2)(va)-- Bail - Kidnapping - Accused is in custody since Sep 2017 - Further custody of accused will come in the way of conduct of trial that will have to be held against him - Accused ought to be released on bail - Bail granted to accused...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 420 IPC - Quashing of proceedings - Pendency of civil suit - Averments in complaint and suit entirely different - Transaction a money transaction - Complainant who had opted his remedy before civil Court, with an apprehension of not getting a favourable order, has given a criminal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - It was recorded by PW12, Tehsildar, which gives an impression that same generated to make Courts believe the case against accused - Extra judicial confession is suspicious and full of facts and graphically discloses antecedents of A-1,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Double murder case - Sentence - If accused murdered two persons then he has to be sentenced for two offences u/s 302 IPC for which he has been convicted - Same analogy shall be applied for offence u/s 201 IPC - Matter remitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 324, 149, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, 5-- Offence u/ss 304(Part I), 324, 149 IPC - Bomb blast - Injuries sustained by accused persons were duly explained by prosecution - Pellet injuries as sustained by A-3 were as a result of explosion of bomb which was handed by A-2 - As a result of incident, two deceased died and six persons were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Witnesses of abduction and conspiracy turned hostile - Motive of crime not proved on record - Recovery of blood stained articles also not proved, as prosecution failed to place chemical analysis report on record - Moreover, though serological report found that..........

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