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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, 109, 114, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Bigamy - If first legal subsisting marriage is not proved in competent court of law than no offence U/S.494 IPC is committed by second wife - Held, no criminal proceedings can be initiated as first marriage is not proved - Complaint qua summoning order quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent - Requires voluntary participation not only after the exercise of intelligence based on the knowledge of the significance and moral quality of the act but after having fully exercised the choice between resistance and assent - Whether there was consent or not, is to be ascertained..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused alleged to have caused death of brother of informant by lathi blows - So, i, law of informant had not disclosed to anybody else except before trial Court that he had seen deceased with accused for last time before discovery of dead body - It could not be..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 41-- Relevancy of judgment - Judgment of matrimonial court passed in proceedings u/s 13 of Hindu Marriage Act is relevant while deciding a case u/s 494 IPC between same parties...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Corroboration to the testimony of prosecutrix - Version of victim, in rape commands great respect and acceptability - However, in case there are some circumstances which cast some doubt in the mind of Court of the veracity of the victim's evidence, then, it is not safe to rely on the..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Held, in case of circumstantial evidence, when theory of last seen together is one of the circumstances to link accused with offence and prove his guilt but said fact, if disclosed for first time in Court, should not be accepted as always last..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry offence - Compounding of offence - Offences non compoundable - Petitioner and first respondent have reconciled and seek to live together - Respondent has no objection in allowing petition - Criminal proceedings quashed...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), (1)(e), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 109, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Orissa Special Courts Act, 2007, Section 7- - Disproportionate assets - Quashing of proceedings - Charge-sheet submitted against accused persons u/s.13(2) and S.13(1)(e) of 1988 Act and S.109 IPC - Sanction for prosecution already obtained against accused who is public servant - Accused, wife of public servant, not herself a public servant -..........
MANIPUR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420-- Cheating - Anticipatory bail - Grant of - Only charge against petitioner is that he had duped complainant of Rs.6,75,000/- by taking said money as consideration for sale of land which was subsequently surreptitiously sold to another person - Allegation against petitioner is of a simple nature of..........
MANIPUR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3)-- Directions for investigation - Validity - Ingredients of offences u/ss 406 or 420 IPC do not seem to exist in complaint petition - CJM directed police for investigation of case without assigning any reason in impugned order - Held, even for ordering an investigation u/s.156 (3) Cr.P.C. there has..........

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