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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) - Quantum of sentence - Trial Court awarded sentence of R.I for 5 years only u/s 304(Part II) IPC - No special reasons recorded by trial Court - Considering nature of offence and trivial reason for which accused was enraged and assaulted deceased and that too by a knife..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 498A, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Compromise during pendency of appeal filed against conviction u/ss 498-A, 307/34 IPC and 3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Proceedings can be quashed or even appeal against conviction can be allowed when in matrimonial disputes relating to dowry etc. offender and victim compromise - Conviction and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420, 467, 471, 34-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise between parties - Complainant stated that he has no objection if proceedings are quashed - Even, matter is settled by complainant out of his free will - Moreover, where proceedings are still at initial and nascent stage, High Court should exercise its discretion in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Use of weapon such as knife, not a decisive factor to attract S.302 IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Wife committed suicide after hearing news regarding second marriage of her husband - Husband not liable for such act of wife, particularly when parties are living separately for the last 10 years - Such act would amount to an offence of bigamy but by no stretch of imagination..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394-- Robbery - Allegation that accused committed robbery of silver chain of daughter of informant - However, no recovery reported and there is no whisper about any effort being made for tracing out looted ornament - Identity of real accused also disputed and their presence on the spot is doubtful - PWs..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Conviction - Testimony of sole eye witness - Reliability - Fact that sole eye witness being the son of deceased did not make any attempt to save his father and not even raised alarm for help, appears to be unnatural - Further, it is highly improbable that a son without making appropriate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 326, 34, 147, 148-- Murder - Testimony of injured witnesses - Accused allegedly 11 in number committed murder of deceased and injured two persons - Injured witnesses implicated each of accused in their evidence - Evidence of PW1 and PW2 specifies injuries caused by each of accused on deceased as well as themselves -..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(iii)-- Divorce - Mental disorder of wife - Wife suffering from schizophrenic form of psychosis is proved on record by husband - Parties living separately since 2005 - There is no chance of reconciliation - More so, for the reason that husband already convicted u/s 498-A IPC at the instance of wife though..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d)(i), 13(1)(d)(ii), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Offence u/ss 13(1)(d)(i), 13(1)(d)(ii), 13(2) of P.C. Act and S.120-B IPC - Allegation that accused by entering into criminal conspiracy provided wrongful gains to two companies by issuing Notifications - Allegedly said Notifications were issued without approval of Cabinet and by violation of..........

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