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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/s 409 IPC - Protection u/s 197 Cr.P.C.is given to public servants from malicious prosecution so as to avoid harassment being caused to public servants - But the same cannot be treated as a shield to protect corrupt persons who have mis-utilized the public money..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Negligence in detecting death of foetus - Death of foetus not detected during clinical examination - Due attention and care required not given - However, this is not a reason for criminal prosecution for an offence u/s 304-A IPC as it is not a case of prosecution that accused..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409-- Criminal breach of trust - Nothing was produced by accused in his defence before Court either by leading his evidence or in his statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - When once accused fails to prove his defence after burden shifted upon him, then he has to be convicted for the offence u/s 409 IPC - Accused..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased committed suicide by hanging after 2 years and 1 month of her marriage - No whisper of any demand of dowry by i, laws or husband or treating her with cruelty in connection with no, fulfillment of alleged demand of dowry - There was some dispute between deceased and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of blood stained clothes of accused at his instance - Blood report of both the deceased was not produced - Even blood group of accused was also not ascertained - Mere matching of blood group on blood stained clothes, which was even on bed..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Dangerous weapon - Lathi is capable of causing death of a person and it depends upon several factors viz. (i) whether its any end of the two is fitted with a hard and sharp or hard and pointed metallic object or covered around with thick sheet of any hard metal up to a few inches and the most..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Disclosure statement - Recovery of laptop - Does not have any bearing, as it is neither weapon of crime nor it has any cause of connection with commission of crime - Merely because laptop belongs to sister of deceased is not indicative that accused is..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 326-- Nature of offence - Bamboo sticks used by accused in causing fracture to injured - It was not mentioned in seizure memo that bamboo stick was fitted with hard and sharp or hard and pointed object or any end or both ends is/are covered with thick metal sheet - Fracture sustained by injured is not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Finger prints of accused on cello tape found in the house of deceased - Not proved, as print marks on it, not found to be matching with specimen of accused - Only one mark is matched which was missing in the Court - This circumstance is also not..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 149, 323, Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)X, 3(2), 4-- Quashing of summoning order - Offence u/ss 147, 148, 149, 323 IPC, Ss.3(1)X, 3(2), 4 of SC/ST Act - Allegation that petitioners came on the spot and started firing and gave beatings to women - Stones were pelted and petitioners used firearms and sharped edged weapons - However, neither any firearm..........

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