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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323-- Offence u/s 323 IPC - Five eye witnesses stated that accused dragged the deceased and then deceased was assaulted by means of lathi by two accused - Since corpus delicti of deceased was not found, there is no medical evidence to support oral evidence of any assault on deceased - However, in view..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323-- Offence u/s 323 IPC - Evidence qua A-1 is omnibus in nature and he along with other accused dragged the deceased, therefore it would not be proper to convict A-1 u/s 323 IPC - Benefit of doubt must be given to A-1 - A-1 acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 392, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Place of occurrence verified pursuant to information supplied on behalf of accused - However, place of occurrence was already known to police, in as much as, it is the same place from where dead body of deceased was recovered - Verification of place by accused..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 392, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of tempo at the instance of accused - Tempo was recovered from open place and not from conscious possession of accused - Witnesses of recovery were examined by prosecution but they have not uttered a single word regarding said recovery being effected in..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 229, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 420, 467, 468, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(D)-- Discharge - Bitumen scam - Two charge sheets were submitted first against accused second against petitioners - Allegation against petitioners is short supply of bulk bitumen by supplier - However, allegation against accused in first charge is shortage of bulk bitumen - Shortage of bulk bitumen..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Default bail - Offence u/s 304-B IPC - Charge sheet not filed within period of 90 days - 90 days period expired on 04.02.2018 - Application for default bail moved on 05.02.2018 and on the same day charge sheet also filed - Bail granted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Knife blow on stomach - Seat of injury in itself is vital and it cannot be said that intention of accused was not cause death - Conviction upheld - Considering nature of injury and looking to seriousness and magnitude of incident, benefit of probation rightly given...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(d)-- Cheating - A-1 and A-2 by accepting inferior quality of goods from A-3 and not deducting proportionate cost of value of goods supplied as per agreement, causing wrongful loss to Railways - Dishonest payment made for inferior quality, well proved by prosecution - In said circumstances, when..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 34-- Illegal gratification - Demand, acceptance and recovery - Mere oral evidence stating that accused had asked for illegal gratification for which trap was set through, in the absence of documentary evidence coupled with ocular testimony, accused cannot be held guilty of either receiving illegal..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Defamation-- Definition of offence of defamation u/s 499 IPC is not applicable to civil wrong - However, ingredients of defamation under said Section can be applied to civil wrongs...........

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