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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 423, 464, 471, 447, 427, 120B-- Quashing of FIR - Agreement to sell - Not honoured - FIR used only as a mode to execute the agreement in question - On the face of it, FIR does not constitute the offence u/ss 120-B, 418, 420, 423, 464, 471, 447 & 427 IPC - FIR with all consequential proceedings, quashed...........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Territorial jurisdiction - Dowry demand - Wife was forced to leave her matrimonial home at `M' - Wife returned back to her parental home in `S' and filed complaint there - Since, consequence of offence which was committed at `M' occurred at `S', therefore, Court at `S' will have jurisdiction to..........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 28(3), 407, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 313, 326-- Power of Session Court to pass sentence - As per S.28(3) Cr.P.C. Assistant Session Judge is not empowered to pass sentence of imprisonment for life or for imprisonment for term exceeding 10 years - However, in the instant case, petitioner is charge-sheeted for offence u/ss 313, 326 IPC which are..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Two tempos collided with each other - Tempo in which deceased was travelling was carrying 8 to 10 passengers having passenger capacity of 1 plus 3 - Deceased was protruding out of tempo and as such it was a rash and negligent act of driver of tempo in..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Complete inconsistency regarding presence of PWs at scene of offence, manner in which attack took place and person who accompanied deceased to hospital - These inherent contradictions in evidence of PWs throw serious doubt on veracity of their testimony -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(d)(i)(ii)(iii)-- Offence u/ss 13(2), 13(1)(d)(i)(ii)(iii) IPC - Allegation that wrongful loss caused to State Government by accused by making forged entry in stock register and other relevant record - However, trial Court acquitted accused for offences u/ss 420, 467, 468, 471 IPC - Fact of misappropriation of..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Mere seizure of weapon from person does not establish nexus between offence and person from whose possession weapon is seized, unless prosecution establishes that it is with that weapon that offence is committed - In the instant case, investigation agency failed..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - As per material on record, there is absence of evidence as to approximate age of injuries - Even, it is doubtful whether PW3 received injuries during course of attack on deceased - Moreover, PWs 4 to 6 turned hostile and thereby evidence of PWs 1 to 3 not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Death by 90% burn injuries - Family members of deceased turned hostile - Even PWs not supported prosecution case - Dying declaration of deceased appears to be tutored one - Evidence on record shows that accused immediately took deceased to hospital and shifted her to private hospital on..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 452-- Attempt to murder - Accused allegedly 15/20 in number attacked the house of complainant armed with deadly weapons - However, no injury was caused to complainant or to his son - Though firing of gunshot at son of complainant was attributed to accused but same was escaped from being hit - Accused..........

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