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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Parties arrived at settlement during pendency of transfer of divorce petition filed by husband - Amount of Rs.12 lakhs paid to wife - FIR lodged by wife u/ss 498-A, 406, 506(2) read with S.34 IPC quashed - Marriage between parties dissolved by consent...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 451, 323, 341, 382, 147, 149, 504, 506-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Offence u/ss 451, 323, 341, 382, 147, 149, 504, 506 IPC - Parties resolved to settle their dispute amicably and accordingly entered into a compromise - Both the parties categorically stated on oath that to maintain cordial relations with each other they resolved to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - When prosecution's case is based on circumstantial evidence, what is required to be proved is complete chain of circumstances without leaving any conclusion consistent with the innocence of accused - It must be shown that in all human probability, the act, with..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Testimony of witnesses - Recovery weapon - Last seen evidence and extra-judicial confession made by respondent-accused before PW-16, is found unworthy of reliance - Further, murder weapon axe, was recovered at the instance of accused from an abandoned open room in a field which had easy..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 375-- Rape - Consent - Where victim was incapable of giving a valid consent as per S.375 IPC, even if consent has been obtained by accused for sexual intercourse, it will amount to rape...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376(2)(n)-- Kidnapping and rape - Age of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix was about 16 years at the time of incident - It is thus, proved that prosecutrix was minor on the date of incident - As such consent is immaterial - Accused is guilty of kidnapping and rape of prosecutrix - Accused rightly convicted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Summoning of additional accused - Dowry death - Cruelty - Principle of `stare decisis' - Main accused husband of deceased acquitted on merit - No specific over act levelled against petitioners - Even no cinching evidence to presume that proceeding would culminate into conviction - Petitioners..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 468, 471, 197, 199-- Offence u/ss 468, 471, 197, 199 IPC - Offence not travelling beyond Ss.197, 199 IPC i.e of making a false declaration before a public servant for gaining promotion - Ex-facie offences u/ss 468, 471 IPC cannot be sustained, as no document was either forged or fabricated by petitioner - Moreover,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consensual physical relationship : (a) Manner in which prosecution alleges the incident to have taken place is highly unbelievable; (b) Hue and cry made by prosecutrix but not heard by neighbours who were admittedly present in and around the place of occurrence; (c) first information given..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Incident took place due to sudden provocation and in a heat of passion which was a result of delay in preparing lunch by deceased - Accused picked up a wooden object and hit the deceased - Only one single blow was inflicted - Death of deceased took place 10 days after said..........

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