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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison within three years of her marriage - Testimony of all PWs regarding harassment to deceased on account of dowry death vague and general - No evidence on record to prove that `soon before her death' deceased was subjected to cruelty or..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Evidence on record proved that deceased was subjected to harassment though not in connection with dowry demand but for other purposes - Dying declaration of deceased shows that she committed suicide by taking 4 tablets of sulphas - It is highly improbable that deceased would have taken..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 417, 418, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 179, 181-- Complaint u/s 138 NI Act withdrawn on a promise to make the payment - After withdrawal of complaint accused neither took any steps to pay the amount nor kept his commitment - Jurisdiction - Agreement was entered into at Chandigarh to withdraw the complaint - Complainant having its head office at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 417, 418, 120B-- Complaint u/s 138 NI Act withdrawn on a promise to make the payment - After withdrawal of complaint accused neither took any steps to pay the amount nor kept his commitment - Plea that non performance of contract tantamounts to breach of contract and dispute is of civil nature, cannot be allowed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 409, 420, 120B-- Prosecution of a public servant under Prevention of Corruption Act and offences under IPC - Exoneration in departmental proceedings on same charges - Does not ipso facto lead to acquittal of accused in the criminal trial...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Kidnapping and rape - Quashing of charge sheet - Age of prosecutrix as per High school certificate was about 15-1/2 years at the time of incident - Applicant claimed to have obtained agreement from prosecutrix mentioning that they were living as husband and wife since last one year and age of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of girl child - Prosecution alleged that accused strangulated the child with gunny wire and also stuffing seeds in her mouth - Medical report not suggestive of homicidal death of child - Child died after a period of three days - PW4 nurse to whom child was taken after the incident stated..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Rape - Parties entering into settlement - Quashing of proceedings - Not a fit case for exercise of discretion under the extra ordinary powers u/s 482 Cr.P.C. on the ground of settlement - Petition dismissed. (Para11 & 12)..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry Death - Deceased committed suicide by taking poison within 7 years of her marriage - Court acquitted husband and father-i, law - Mother-i, law convicted - Allegations of torture as well as demand of articles by way of dowry against mother-i, law is clear and specific - All PWs..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident took place at spur of moment when accused and deceased were standing at bus stand as both are auto drivers - Due to sudden provocation and using filthy language by accused, incident took place - Accused alleged to have inflicted injury on head of deceased by iron rod -..........

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